Breakout Session Speaker


Andrew Abela is the founding dean of the Busch School of Business and Ordinary Professor of Marketing at The Catholic University of America. His research on the integrity of the marketing process, including marketing ethics, Catholic Social Doctrine, and internal communication, has been published in several academic journals. Dr. Abela also provides consulting and training in internal communications to Fortune 100 corporations. He holds a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto, an MBA from the Institute for Management Development in Switzerland, and a Ph.D. in marketing and ethics from the Darden Business School at the University of Virginia. He and his wife, Kathleen, have six children.