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Condé Nast Names Communications Head

Patricia Röckenwagner has been named senior vice president, corporate communications of Condé Nast. Röckenwagner comes to the company from McGraw-Hill Companies, where she most recently served as senior vice president of marketing and communications. Prior to her time there, she ran corporate communications for Paramount Pictures.

“We are delighted to welcome Patti to Condé Nast,” said Jill Bright, chief administrative officer of Condé Nast. “Patti is a proven leader who brings with her a wealth of expertise in developing and managing compelling messaging for iconic brands, and executing high-impact, strategic communications. She will be a valuable contributor to our organization and a supportive resource and partner to the brands.”

Röckenwagner begins on February 11. She will report to Bright.

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