Discipline: Brand Consulting/Brand Strategy/Brand Reputation, Brand Monitoring, Event Marketing, Marketing Research/Data Analytics, Marketing Services, Media Planning/Buying (TV, Radio, Print (Trade/Newspapers), Online), PR (Consumer, Corporate, Government, Healthcare, Public Affairs, Public Sector)

Contact Info:

CK B/D, 37, Dosan-daero 54-gil
Seoul 06056
Tel: +82 2 511 8001; +82 2 511 7231
Fax: +82 2 765 1666



Kim Kyong-Hae, APR.

International Marketing Director

Hazel Kim

No Of Employee:

Awarded Campaigns
Total Campaigns (7)
Top 1000 Brands
Total Clients (29)
Communications Korea (CK) is the first PR agency in Korea, established in 1987 and has registered so many “firsts” in the Korean PR industry with strategyoriented business performance. Multinational companies in Korea depend on CK as CK is deeply rooted on the Korean soil with exceptionally good relations with top-tier media, gov’t, regulators and NGOs. This unique and deep relations has led CK’s success. CK has specialized in crisis and issue management for local as well as multinational companies in Korea. The CEO, Mr. Kim Kyong-Hae was the guest speaker at World Communications Forum in Davos, Switzerland in March 2015. He spoke on “Effective Crisis Communication: The Korean Experience”. Previously, Hill and Knowlton associate in Korea, CK is now independent satisfying its clients with outstanding performance. It’s also No.1 public affairs agency with proven records which were evidenced by Communications Korea’s successful performance for F-16 General Dynamics’ winning the Korea Fighter Program (KFP) in competition with F-18 McDonell Douglas. The founder, Mr. Kim, APR, who was previously the Seoul correspondent of Reuters News Agency of UK and economic editor of Korea Herald, has helped to shape Korea’s public relations industry as the pioneer. “The client’s company” Communications Korea has provided PR services to more than 300 clients for the last 30 years including successful launching of LEXUS, crisis communication of P&G and CPR of Pernod Ricard Korea.
Award Show Award Category Campaign Name Year
Korean Association for Advertising and Public Relations Silver PR Awards Chung-Song County Public Image Improvement Campaign 2011
KPRA(Korea Public Relations Association) Silver Crisis Management Bon Porridge 2007
A Presidential citation - Government PR - 1999
PRSA APR(Accredited in Public Relations) - - 1998
Korean Navy Civilian Consultant - Civilian Consultant consultant to the Korean Navy for any critical Navy crisis -
Patriots and Veterans Administration Agency - Civilian Consultant - -
The World Communication Forum in Davos - Represent Korea Crisis Communication: The Korean Experience -
Korea Management Association - Representative of the industry Specialist speech for Crisis management -
COMMUNICATIONS KOREA Work (Total: 7 Awarded: 0)
Brand: Guam Visitors Bureau
Sector: Travel & Leisure
Brand: State University of New York, Korea
Brand: Bon Porridge
Sector: Food , Beverages
Brand: ETS
Sector: Public Services & Non-Profit Organizations
Brand: VIPS
Sector: Food
TV PPL (First Case in Korea) Promotions of Daily Soap Opera “Missing You”
Brand: Guam Visitors Bureau
Key Objective: Brand – Launch/Reposition , Brand - Awareness , Increase Market Share , Increase Sales
Bon Porridge
Brand: Bon Porridge
Key Objective: Brand - Loyalty , Event Promotion , Increase Sales , Product Launch
Brand: VIPS
Key Objective: Event Promotion , Increase Market Share , Product Launch , Increase Market Share
Major Brands (29)
Top 1000 Brand 2016 (2)
Caffe Bene
Bucheon International Comics Festival
Time Education Group
Kyowon Group
Destination New South Wales
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism
Skin Food
VIPS Steak House
National Media Council
Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
Ayana Resort and Spa
Plum Alcoholic Beverage
CJ Educations
Bon Bibimbap
Bon Box Lunch
General Electronics
ST & Company
State University of New York, Korea
Nerium International Korea
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

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