2018 Servus Omnium

Tuesday February 13, 2018 7:00 a.m.

Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center Ballroom
431 W. Berry St., Fort Wayne, Indiana

Faith and Business

Dr. Andrew Abela, Provost, Catholic University of America

Prior to his academic career, Dr. Abela spent several years in industry as a brand manager at Procter & Gamble, as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company, and as Managing Director of the Marketing Leadership Council of the Corporate Executive Board.Provost Abela headshot

His research on marketing ethics, Catholic Social Doctrine, and internal communication, has been published in several academic journals. With Dr. Joseph Capizzi, Dr. Abela co-authored A Catechism for Business (Catholic University Press, 2014), which is now in its second edition. He is the winner of the 2009 Novak Award, given by the Acton Institute for “significant contributions to the study of the relationship between religion and economic liberty.”

Abela holds a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto, an MBA from the Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Switzerland, and a Ph.D. in Marketing and Ethics from the Darden Business School at the University of Virginia.


7 a.m.: Blessing and Opening Prayer by Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend Diocese
7:10 a.m.: Mardi Gras Breakfast Buffet
7:45-8:45 a.m.: Speaker/Q&A


$10 in advance, $15 at the door
Corporate sponsorships are available

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Additional Information

For additional information contact:
Dr. Lance Richey, Dean of the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences