About Us

Chief Communication Officers

Magazine for communication leaders




Published by Fibraco LLC New York

The ECCOMA.Info – the Magazine of the Chief Communication Officers – was founded in 2006, founded and edited by Thomas Barat, the former Secretary-General and later Vice President of the European Public Relations Confederation.

Since its establishment, the Magazine of the Chief Communication Officer has been publishing news and professional publications for communications executives and staff in organizations and prospective professionals in communications education.

CCO Magazine’s key subjects of expertise include applied communication, marketing-communication, public relations, human relations, corporate social responsibility, mass communication, press, media, and journalism. Priority topics are the publishing professional statements and opinions, events for communicators, ethical issues, educational materials.

eCCOMa Collection – others wrote, we quote

Our staff

Editor-in-Chief: Thomas G. Barat

T.G. Barat is a journalist, photojournalist, foreign correspondent/editor, and Head of the NY Branch Office of a Hungarian based Press Agency (WBPI) and TV Channel (Heti TV) in New York. He is the Founder Editor-in-Chief of CCO MAGAZINE – the Magazine of the Chief Communication Officers. He has expertise in writing, editing, and publishing. He was a TV talk show host on one of Hungary’s tv-channel called Budapest Television. Thomas Barat is a retired Professor of Communication and he was the Education Director of European Media and Communication Institute. He wrote 17 books in the field of Applied Communication. Mr. Barat was the President of the Ethical Committee of the Association of Hungarian Journalists and also the President of the Media Self-Regulatory Body of Hungary. Thomas Barat is a member of different professional organizations. Among others: Society of Professional Journalists USA, Association of Hungarian Journalists, Hungarian Public Relations Association, Chartered Institute of Public Relations UK, he is the Founder and President of the American Hungarian Chamber of Commerce. Thomas Barat is the Treasurer, Member of the Board of The Association of Foreign Correspondents in the United States (AFC-USA)


Editor of the English Version of the eCCO Magazine: Alan Jude Ryland 

A.J.Ryland is an editor and reporter who has worked on interviews with such individuals as former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci; Maria Fernanda Espinosa, the current President of the United Nations General Assembly; and Mariangela Zappia, the Permanent Representative to Italy for the U.N. He has written about politics and LGBTQ issues for such publications as Salon and The Huffington Post and began his career working as an editor on the actor and activist George Takei’s social media team, specializing in breaking news and pushing progressive policy initiatives.

A.J.Ryland is the General Secretary of The Association of Foreign Correspondents in the United States (AFC-USA)


Online Editor: George Adams 

G. Adams – edited different online magazines e.g. WHJO, EDEU, He began hís carrier as a journalist and member of the Fibraco’s – Fibraco Press International – media team.


Publisher: Fibraco LLC

2728 Henry Hudson Pkwy Apt B74 The Bronx New York 10463 USA

The email address of the publisher: fibraco@fibraco.com

Editorial Office: cco@fibraco.com

Editor: eccom@fibraco.com

Editor-in-Chief: tbarat@fibraco.com  / +1 201 270 8250

Phone / Fax : +1 646 929 4759


The main partners of the eCCO Magazine


The Association of Foreign Correspondent in the USA





The Institute for Dispute Resolution (IDR) at New Jersey City University (NJCU)

Connecting Bridges and Borders Through Business Program


American Hungarian Chamber of Commerce