Account Manager

Bill Salvin – Senior Advisor

Bill has 30+ years of experience in communications training, corporate public relations, crisis response, journalism and military public affairs. A highly sought-after crisis communications consultant, Bill has conducted hundreds of programs worldwide for companies in the aviation, aerospace, energy, defense, high tech, education and healthcare industries.

Noted Crises

  • Poplar Pipeline oil spill in Yellowstone River, 2015
  • Japan earthquake/tsunami, 2011 (U.S. Navy public affairs)
  • BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, 2010
  • North Slope oil spill, 2006
  • BP Texas City Refinery explosion, 2005
  • Space Shuttle Columbia tragedy, 2003

Career Highlights

  • Founder and President of Signal Bridge Communications
  • Emergency Response and Training Coordinator at BP/Amoco
  • Public Affairs Manager at Physicians Plus Medical Group
  • Nine years as a journalist with experience in radio, print and television
  • U.S. Navy:
    • Recently deployed to Afghanistan for a year; served as Director of Public Affairs and Spokesman for U.S. Forces – Afghanistan and NATO’s Resolute Support Mission
    • Total of 32 years in the Navy Reserve; currently a Captain serving as Chief of Staff to the Navy’s Vice Chief of Information