Marquette’s Diederich College of Communication, Page Society for Corporate Communication co-hosting conference, April 10

April 2, 2024

Conference detailsMILWAUKEE — The Diederich College of Communication at Marquette University has partnered with the Arthur W. Page Society – the world’s leading professional association for senior public relations and corporate communications executives and educators – to host a half-day conference highlighting current and future trends in corporate communication on Wednesday, April 10, from 8:30 a.m. to noon in the Alumni Memorial Union, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave.

The event will feature discussion and networking opportunities, and a keynote from Nick Ashooh, senior director of corporate and executive communication at APCO Worldwide.

Attendees will also gain insight from two panel discussions, one of communication practitioners and another of Marquette corporate communication students, who will discuss the most pressing topics in the field.

Marquette students, as well as alumni and community professionals, can register for free online. Those interested in attending must RSVP by Monday, April 1. Media interested in attending

Ashooh has more than 37 years of experience in corporate communications, serving as senior communications officer at five Fortune 500 companies across several sectors, including energy and utilities, financial services, insurance, metals and mining, and entertainment. Ashooh earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism with honors from Marquette.

The Page Society is the world’s premier membership organization for the chief communications officers of Fortune 500 and Global 500 companies, non-profit charities, public interest organizations and government agencies; the CEOs of public relations firms that advise major corporations; and educators who research and teach corporate communications at leading business and communications schools.

The mission of Page is to strengthen the enterprise leadership role of the chief communications officer by embracing the highest professional standards; by advancing the way communications is understood, practiced and taught; and by providing a collegial and dynamic learning environment.

About Marquette University

Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located near the heart of downtown Milwaukee that offers a comprehensive range of majors in 11 nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools. Through the formation of hearts and minds, Marquette prepares our 11,100 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional students to lead, excel and serve as agents of positive change. And, we deliver results. Ranked in the top 20% of national universities, Marquette is recognized for its undergraduate teaching, innovation and career preparation as the sixth-best university in the country for job placement. Our focus on student success and immersive, personalized learning experiences encourages students to think critically and engage with the world around them. When students graduate with a Marquette degree, they are truly prepared and called to Be The Difference.

About Kevin Conway

Kevin Conway

Kevin is the associate director for university communication in the Office of University Relations. Contact Kevin at (414) 288-4745 or