Paul Argenti

Professor of Corporate Communication


"Paul Argenti is one of the world's most well-known and appreciated academics in the field of corporate communication." Professor Cees van Riel, Erasmus

Professor Argenti's recent research on social media extends his expertise in corporate communications, strategy formulation and execution, corporate reputation, and corporate social responsibility—issues on which he consults for corporations and nonprofit organizations.

Video series

Insight and advice from Professor Argenti. 

Top 5 Communication Blunders of 2013

Professor Argenti names the biggest communications mistakes of 2013. For who made the list and his advice.


Top Five Communication Blunders of 2014  //

Professor Argenti delivers his annual list of firms that turned problems into crises. Plus two firms that managed their way out of tough spots.

Recent Media  //

100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics

Paul Argenti is one of the top academics on the 2014 Ethisphere list.

Packaging the Boss

Paul Argenti comments on CEOs delegating social media efforts to staff.

No Pain No Gain: When Bosses Need to Rip the Band-Aid

Paul Argenti comments on PIMCO's ouster of founder Bill Gross.

See more of Professor Argenti, "In the News."

Global Insight Expedition to Japan, March 2013  //

A group of Tuck MBA students visited Japan on a Learning Expedition led by Professor Paul Argenti.Watch video

Publications by Professor Argenti  //

Professor Argenti shows readers the importance of creating a coordinated corporate communication system, and describes how organizations benefit from important strategies and tools to stay ahead of the competition.

Professor Argenti and coauthor Courtney Barnes advise corporate leaders on how to deploy proven strategies for using new and emerging digital platforms.






  • MBA, Columbia University, 1981
  • MA, Brandeis University, 1979
  • BA, Columbia University, 1975