ROBERT A. SCHMETTERER, joined the Club in 1998. He is the retired Chairman and CEO of global marketing and advertising firm Euro RSCG Worldwide, and president of its publicly held parent company, HAVAS. Prior to that, he was president and a founding partner of his own ad agency, Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer. In addition to his current role as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Membership Committee, he has also chaired the Marketing Committee and Marine Advisory Committee.