Head of the Message House agency since 2001.
In 1991–2001, he was head of Media Relations at Burson-Marsteller, in charge of all contacts with the media for the agency’s clients.
Maciej developed and introduced a code of media relations practices that was followed by Burson-Marsteller during the agency’s almost 10-year presence in Poland, when this global company had a local office in the country. The list of brands he worked for includes: ABB, Boeing, Citibank, Grupa Żywiec, Hortex, ING Bank, Nestlé, Philip Morris, Samsung, Unilever and also such institutions as the European Commission and Business Software Alliance. He was also managing the pro-bono activities that the Message House agency ran for 5 years for ‘The whole Poland reads to children’ campaign.
For more than 20 years now, Maciej has co-created and implemented communication activations for the Visa brand in Poland.
Co-author of a book on the history of PR sector in Poland: “The first quarter century. 25 years of public relations in Poland”.
Graduate of Warsaw School of Economics’ Foreign Trade Department, and the Department of Journalism at Warsaw University. After his first job for Reuters agency, taken up in 1981, Maciej was a correspondent of the American news agency UPI and then the British titles: The Guardian daily and The European weekly.