Our next Poppulo Communicators Forum will be in St. Louis on March 20th, 2019. Register soon to hold your spot.

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The Future of Internal Comms

Listen and learn from industry experts and Poppulo Internal Comms Advisors. Gain the tools and knowledge to help you and your team elevate internal communications in your organization and prove the value of the IC function to your leadership team.

Customer Experiences

The Forum gives you the opportunity to hear from leading Internal Comms practitioners sharing their experiences and giving best practice takeaways that can be applied by all attendees.


It will be an unmissable opportunity to network with other senior leaders, share ideas and build professional relationships.


Sean Williams

Sean Williams

VP & Practice Lead, Education & Internal Communications, True Digital Communications

Sean Williams has spent his career helping people and organizations communicate effectively. He has trained literally thousands of people in communication skills, a offers the integrated communication AMMO planning process, manager training through the Face2Face Communication Learning Program, and research and measurement for marketing, public relations and internal communication.

John Twombly

John Twombly

Senior Consultant

John has worked at St. Louis Children’s Hospital for 23 years. He’s past president of the International Association of Business Communicators/St. Louis chapter and past chair of the Missouri Association for Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing.

Theresa Funk

Theresa Funk

Senior Manager, Communications & Change Management, Whirlpool Corporation

Theresa is the global leader of communications and change management for Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability (EHSS) at Whirlpool Corporation. Curious and creative, she loves to face challenges head on and is passionate about how to foster true culture change. With almost a decade of experience, Theresa has supported complex, global organizations and driven enterprise-wide change. She combines her natural inquisitiveness with a bias for action to produce communication and change management strategies that are as smart as they are effective.

Why Attend

Join other senior IC practitioners and learn valuable takeaways from industry experts. Build professional relationships with industry peers in the United States.

  • 01. Discover best practice insights from industry thought leaders.
  • 02. Be inspired by what other organizations are doing.
  • 03. Use the opportunity throughout the morning to put the theory into practice.
  • 04. Network with your peers, share stories and make lasting professional connections.
  • 05. Learn from the marketing-leading IC software and services organization.
  • 06. Leave with strategic tips and actions that can make a real difference in your organization.


Poppulo Communicators Forum St. Louis 2019

March 20, 2019

8:30 am
Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00 am
Introduction & Welcome

9:15 am
Opening Keynote - Internal Comms Measurement Without Tears

Sean Williams, Vice President and Practice Lead, Education and Internal Communications, True Digital Communications

10:15 am
Coffee Break

10:30 am
Mission Momentum: How a Higher Purpose Influences Employee Engagement

John Twombly, St. Louis Children’s Hospital

11:00 am
When Creativity Isn't Enough: the Power of Analytics in Internal Communications

Theresa Funk, Whirlpool Corporation

11:30 am
Q&A Panel Discussion

12:00 pm

1:00 pm
Optional Poppulo Tips & Tricks

Learn tips and tricks for enhancing your experience with the Poppulo Platform.

2:00 pm
End of Forum