This year’s keynote speaker will be Joe Benarroch, Corporate Communications, International, Facebook.
Joe has had a diverse career in marketing communications and public relations. He began his career at Leo Burnett USA where he served as point of contact for the Pentagon’s Department of U.S. Army Public Affairs. Following his time at Leo Burnett, he was the associate director of strategic planning for the Starcom MediaVest Group and then was senior manager of brand management, advertising and media effectiveness for Discover Financial Services. Prior to joining the Facebook team Joe was global director of corporate affairs for the Interpublic Group. Joe graduated from Illinois State University and holds an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business.
@Midwest is pleased to add Joe Benarroch to this year’s roster of speakers. If you are interested in submitting a session for @Midwest, there is still time. The board has extended the call for speakers to April 22. Submit your idea today and be part of what is sure to be @Midwest’s best conference yet.
This year @Midwest will be held on September 11 and 12 at Heartland Community College. The new autumn date is in response to feedback from attendees and other constituents. The two-day format will return, featuring a first day with hands-on workshop sessions followed by a day of traditional lecture-style sessions.