COLUMBUS, OH—Anthony Hebron, former vice president of external communications for Limited Brands, is joining Battelle, independent research and development organization with 20,000 employees in more than 120 locations worldwide, as senior vice president, corporate relations.
“Battelle has grown substantially in the past 10 years, nearly doubling in size and expanding to many new regions across the country and most recently into Asia” says Battelle president and CEO Carl Kohrt. “It is essential that we effectively communicate our vision, purpose, and impact to our staff and our customers.”
Hebron’s career as a corporate branding and communications professional also includes stops at Dow Chemical Co. and Kellogg Company. He has extensive experience in worldwide nutrition marketing communications and led the opening of new facilities in countries such as China. Before moving into corporate communications, Hebron was an award-winning journalist at the Memphis Commercial Appeal and the State Journal-Register in Springfield, Ill.