Bernard Choi is senior director of International Communications & Media Relations for Boeing, the world’s largest aerospace company. Bernard works with a team of communicators in Seattle and around the world to share the story of Boeing’s advanced and efficient commercial airplanes through global media outreach and multi-platform communications. He also provides media counsel and support to Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ CEO and other senior leaders to protect the company’s brand and reputation.
Previously, Bernard served as director of Finance Communications for The Boeing Company from 2014 to 2017. In this role, he provided internal and external communications counsel and support for Boeing’s chief financial officer and executive vice president of Corporate Development & Strategy and his leadership team. Additionally, he crafted and coordinated messaging with Investor Relations and provided direction for Finance-related communications for the enterprise.
Before he moved to the corporate role in Chicago, Bernard served as the Executive Communications lead for Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ CFO and the Finance organization and provided communications support for the business unit’s president and CEO. Previously, Bernard led the development of the organization’s external web strategy and online content, and also supported the Business Development & Strategic Integration group.
Bernard joined Boeing in 2008 after working for more than a decade in television news. He worked as a reporter, producer, and an anchor at various television stations, including KING in Seattle, KWCH in Wichita, Kansas, and KOMU in Columbia, Missouri, Bernard graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a bachelor of journalism and the University of Washington with a Master in Business Administration.