Vice President, Managing Director
Sol is an expert in communication strategy, message creation, writing and media training. He worked in network television news for nearly 30 years before coming to Qorvis MSLGROUP, rising to top decision-making posts at each stop.
Most recently, Sol was executive producer for “The Americas” at Al Jazeera English during the nearly year-long start up process and the network’s worldwide launch. Sol has distinguished himself for his editorial judgment, understanding and approach to news stories throughout his career.
Sol spent most of his career 18 years at CNN. He was the producer of “Crossfire” in the mid-1980s, moving over to a news gathering producer position in 1987. His assignments included Capitol Hill, the State Department, the Pentagon and the White House.
Sol was the Pentagon producer during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. Then, he was senior producer covering the 1992 Bill Clinton campaign, and was promoted to executive producer of White House coverage, a position he held through 1997. He was also responsible for special events coverage in the field all over the world. From 1998 to 2001, Sol was the executive producer of WorldView with Bernard Shaw and Judy Woodruff. It was the first, hour-long news program seen live around the world, mandated by Ted Turner. Sol’s experience also includes work at both ABC News and NBC News as an independent producer.