Former Butler Trustee Carl W. Henn Jr. ’48 will receive the Indianapolis Public Relations Society’s 2011 “Indy PR Legend Award” on June 15.
Henn earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Butler’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 1948. He served as president of the Butler Alumni Association from 1983-84.
His extensive career in journalism and communications started at the Indianapolis Times, where he was a reporter, feature writer and copy editor. Later employers included Marian College, Eli Lilly & Company, Indiana Chamber of Commerce’s Daily Legislative Service. He is currently the executive producer of the Philharmonic Orchestra of Indianapolis.