Mark Klein

Mark Klein is Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Public Affairs and External Relations for Dignity Health. Mr. Klein oversees the strategic direction and overall management of the communications functions for Dignity Health’s 22-state network of more than 9,000 physicians, 62,000 employees, and 400 care centers, including hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging centers, home health, […]

Dr. Sarab Kochhar

Sarab Kochhar, Ph.D., is the Director of Research for the Institute for Public Relations. Dr.  Kochhar has been Director of Research with the Institute for Public Relations since 2014. Her background includes not only significant academic achievements (including a Ph.D. degree from the University of Florida) but also significant practical experience working in public relations […]

Andy Whitehouse

Andy Whitehouse Copperfield Advisory Formerly the chief communications officer of IBM (NYSE:IBM), the cognitive solutions and cloud platform company. Andy’s responsibilities include strengthening and protecting IBM’s reputation, helping IBMers contribute their insights to public debate, and communicating the impact of IBM’s client service. Previously, Andy served as Global Director of Marketing, Communications and Knowledge Management […]

Dave Scholz

With over 25 years experience in public opinion and marketing research, Mr. Scholz has been a leading figure in all phases of both qualitative and quantitative projects across Leger’s divisions. As managing partner, Mr. Scholz leads a team of vice-presidents, consultants and analysts to provide marketing research intelligence to Leger’s clients. Mr. Scholz specializes in […]

Maureen Davenport

Maureen Davenport is Fannie Mae’s Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer. Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Davenport leads communications, marketing, and community investment and engagement. Her responsibilities include internal and external communications; leading the corporation’s digital strategy, including oversight of all Fannie Mae’s social media and web properties; marketing in […]

Paul Gennaro

Paul J. Gennaro is senior vice president and chief communications officer (CCO) for Voya Financial (NYSE: VOYA), which helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings — to get ready to retire better. Serving the financial needs of approximately 13 million individual and institutional customers in the United States, Voya is a Fortune 500 company […]

Peter Debreceny

Peter has more than 35 years experience in all aspects of public relations and integrated communications, performing those functions across both the United States and globally. A consultant with Gagen MacDonald since 2007, Peter has counseled numerous clients including The Hartford, United Airlines, Credit Suisse, Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson. He also leads the firm’s […]

Rainer Mathes

Dr. Mathes is the founder and President of PRIME Research. Before founding PRIME in 1987, he was the Managing Director of the German Newspaper Marketing Association, Frankfurt and performed research at the Research Center (ZUMA) and the Institute of Media Studies at the University of Mainz. An expert in the field of communication research and […]

Stacey Jones

As Managing Director, Global Media Relations and Corporate and Recruitment Marketing at Accenture, Stacey Jones spearheads a range of key global marketing and communications efforts across media, diversity, recruiting, talent management, corporate social responsibility and non-financial reporting. She has played a pivotal role in developing Accenture’s global corporate citizenship initiative, Skills to Succeed, which aims to […]

Molly Biwer

Molly Biwer is senior vice president of public affairs and communications and a corporate officer at Hallmark Cards, Inc. In this role, Biwer leads the company’s communications, public relations, government affairs, and community involvement programs. She is responsible for the Hallmark Visitors Center, Kaleidoscope – a children’s creative art experience at Crown Center – and […]

Jason Schechter

Jason Schechter is Chief Communications Officer at Bloomberg, L.P. Jason leads and coordinates Bloomberg’s global communications strategy across new and existing products and markets. Previously, Jason was Chairman of the U.S. Corporate Practice at Burson-Marsteller, where he provided strategic and financial communications, crisis management, and brand development counsel to leading companies across a range of […]

Neil Parmenter

Neil Parmenter is senior vice president of corporate and public affairs and chief communications office at TD Bank Group. Neil was appointed Senior Vice President, Corporate and Public Affairs and Chief Communications Officer at TD Bank Group in September 2010. In this role, Neil leads a team of corporate communications and government relations professionals in […]