Celebrating Strength, Skill, and Character, CCI Alumna Marion Taormina Hargett named a Grad Made Good


Each year, Florida State University’s Alumni Association honors former students of our university with their “Grads Made Good” award. More than 100 graduates of FSU have been honored for making a significant difference in their fields, embodying the Unconquered spirit that so characterizes being a student at Florida State. For CCI alumna Marion Taormina Hargett,[…] »

CCI Alumni Named 2016 Notable Noles

Two alumni, Kelly Alvarez Vitale and Anisha Singh, have been named Notable Noles by the FSU Alumni Association. Formerly Thirty Under 30, Notable Noles honors and recognizes outstanding accomplishments of young alumni from Florida State University. Kelly Alvarez Vitale (B.A. ’04, M.A. ’06) is President of Strategic Philanthropy in south Florida. The company is a[…] »

Where Are They Now – IMC Alumnus Michael J.A. Davis


Michael J.A. Davis is a self-described brand geneticist. He delves into an organization’s DNA to realign and reassert values that contribute to how the rest of the world perceives them, and he loves what he does. After finishing his bachelor’s degree at George Mason University, Davis came to Florida State University as a student in the[…] »

Marketing Execs to Speak on Panel 10/24


Ten distinguished leaders in the marketing field will visit Florida State University (FSU) on October 24 to lead a discussion on diversity and the importance of Hispanic-geared marketing efforts. The professionals, many of whom are part of the College of Communication and Information’s Center for Hispanic Marketing Communication Advisory Board, will be flying in from[…] »

Alumnus Michael Goldberg Trains the Future Fighters of Advertising

Alumnus Michael Goldberg (B.S. ’88) is the CEO of Fort Lauderdale-based Zimmerman, a company that identifies less as an advertising agency and more as a retail growth machine. Zimmerman is home to a rigorous internship program, InfuZion, that teaches students to look at advertising as a creative medium that must also yield significant business results.[…] »

Center for Hispanic Marketing Communication Adds Lourdes Garcia to Advisory Board


The Florida State University Center for Hispanic Marketing Communication continues to add to their impressive Advisory Board roster with the addition of Lourdes Garcia, an advertising manager and entrepreneur executive with over 29 years of experience specializing in the U.S. Hispanic market. Garcia is a marketing and advertising expert and entrepreneur with over 29 years of[…] »

iSchool’s Zhe He Attends NIH Future Research Leaders Conference

Dr. Zhe He, assistant professor in the School of Information, recently attended National Institute of Health’s Future Research Leaders Conference. The NIH Future Research Leaders Conference (FRLC), sponsored by the Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity (COSWD) NIH, is an event held in conjunction with the NIH Research Festival to promote knowledge and awareness about[…] »