Project Description

Dave Smolensky

Chief Operating Officer

Dave leads Resolute’s day-to-day operations, including client services and business operations. He manages the in-house creative team and helps to ensure the highest levels of quality and consistency across the firm. In addition, Dave supports several long-standing clients who rely on his communications expertise.

Prior to joining Resolute, Dave was a senior communicator at Kemper Insurance and the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America.   At Kemper Dave was responsible for all internal and external communications for business units, including small business and middle market. He also handled the company’s corporate communications, working closely with Kemper’s C-Suite executives.

Dave has been recognized with industry awards including the Chicago/Midwest Emmy, Publicity Club of Chicago, Bulldog Reporter, Public Relations Society of America, PR News and the International Association of Business Communicators.   He serves on the Board of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Chicago /Midwest chapter.