The current Federal Account Director of Government Affairs for Sepracor, Inc., Engel Burns has a long history of political involvement and campaign management. A recent article in Ebony Magazine explores his experience as a prominent Washington, DC lobbyist for one of the leading companies in America’s lucrative pharmaceutical sector.
Reaching nearly 11 million readers each year, Ebony is the nation’s leading monthly source for news, commentary, and perspectives on the African American community. The magazine’s profile on Engel D. Burns can be found in its September 2011 issue as part of a comprehensive look at business and wealth creation entitled “Achieve.”
Appearing in Ebony’s Money Talk section, the article on Mr. Burns was written by Kevin Chappell and subtitled “King of the Hill.” The piece begins by providing a brief synopsis of Mr. Burns’ professional accomplishments and legislative interests with an emphasis on his unique ability to bridge the gap that exists between the world of business and the world of politics. At the end of the article, Mr. Burns is given the opportunity to speak for himself in a short but informative question and answer section.