CHICAGO—Veteran corporate communications professional Matthew Gonring, currently vice president of global marketing and communications for Rockwell Automation, is joining Gagen MacDonald, the Chicago-based strategy execution and employee engagement firm.
Gonring has led the marketing and communications function at Rockwell since 2002. His experience also includes communications and marketing leadership roles with Baxter International, Arthur Anderson, and USG Corporation, and he spent eight years in the airline industry with United and Northwest earlier in his career.
According to agency founder and CEO Maril Gagen MacDonald, “We serve highly sophisticated global companies. Matt brings the thought leadership and collaborative approach to execution that they’ve come to expect from our firm. In addition to our complementary strategic capabilities, we share the same values and desire to do work that has a real impact on our clients’ businesses.”