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Adam Konowe

Adjunct Professorial Lecturer School of Communication

Adam Konowe is adjunct professor of communication, teaching classes at the undergraduate and graduate levels. He is also vice president of client strategy at TMP Worldwide, where he specializes in business-to-business and business-to-government marketing communications, often for aviation, aerospace and defense companies. Since 1999, he has represented some of the industry’s most recognizable brands while working for two firms, TMP and Sullivan Higdon & Sink. Earlier, he spent seven years in broadcasting with C-SPAN, BizNet and PBS The Business Channel; he still accepts freelance assignments when possible. His article, "Media Training as a PR Catalyst: It's about Bucks, Not Just Buzz" was published by PRNews in the Media Training Guidebook (2013). He participated in crisis communications panels at the Flight Safety Foundation's 68th Annual International Air Safety Summit in 2015, followed by the 61st Annual Business Aviation Safety Summit in 2016. In 2017-2018, he led a series of marketing workshops for the Ontario Aerospace Council in Canada. Adam's professional affiliations include the Aero Club of Washington, National Press Club (including committee leadership work), Royal Aeronautical Society (elected fellow in 2014), and the Wings Club of New York.

Degrees

MA, Public Communication, American University
BA, History and Political Science, University of Rochester
Study Abroad, Keele University (UK)

Office
Office hour held one hour before class
Contact Info

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For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.
See Also
TMP Worldwide
WVAU
National Press Club

Teaching

  • Fall 2018