Abe Peck

Abe Peck
Professor Emeritus-in-Service, Director of Business to Business Communications, Senior Director of Media Management Center

Phone: 805-681-1102

Email: a-peck@northwestern.edu

Relocated in sunny Santa Barbara, Calif., Abe currently serves as Professor Emeritus in Service and Director, Business to Business Communications at Medill. Other Medill efforts include: MMC (Media Leadership Center); administrator, McAllister Top Manager / Editor fellowships; instructor, “Inside B2B Media;” former director / advisory board member, National Arts Journalism Program. Professional work: master series contributing editor, Travel Weekly; magazine consultant, brand content auditor, seminar lecturer in the US, UK, Hong Kong, The Philippines, China, Malaysia. Author, "Uncovering the '60s: The Life and Times of the Underground Press"; contributing writer, "Voices from the Underground", "Rolling Stone's History of the ‘60s," "The Eighties: A Look Back.” Honors: member, Chicago Journalism Hall of Fame; Educator of the Year, AEJMC magazine division; lifetime achievement award, ASBPE. Former associate and contributing editor, Rolling Stone; former contributing editor, Satisfaction magazine; former consulting editor, Outside; former reporter, Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Daily News.