Meet Baillie Ward, StartUp Cheerleader at Atlanta Tech Village

Meet Baillie Ward, Communication Graduate in ATL The Basics Name: Ballie Ward Degree: Bachelor of Science in Media Communication Studies Hometown: Alva, FL Current City: Atlanta, GA Job: Marketing Assistant at Benevate Meet Baillie Who do you admire and why? Mark Zeigler – he is truly an inspiration and has been since I first took his class. His passion extends beyond[…] »

Meet Two Time FSU Alumnus, Sean Cooley

Meet Sean Cooley, a two-time alumnus of Florida State University’s Communication Programs The Basics Name: Sean Cooley Degree: Bachelor of Science in Professional Communication and Master of Science in Media and Communication Studies Hometown: Panama City, FL Current City: Tallahassee, FL Job: Communications Manager at Audubon Florida Meet Sean Who do you admire and why? State Rep. David Richardson is one[…] »

Meet NYC Small Business Services Commissioner & Florida State Grad, Gregg Bishop

Meet Gregg Bishop, alumnus of the Integrated Marketing Communication Master’s program and Commissioner of New York City Department of Small Business Services. The Basics Name: Gregg Bishop Degree: M.S. in Integrated Marketing Communication Hometown: Brooklyn, NY Current City: Brooklyn, NY Job: Commissioner, New York City Department of Small Business Services Meet Gregg Who do you admire and why? My mother –[…] »

Meet Roger Croix Newson, Dad & Database Engineer

Roger Croix Photo

Meet Roger Croix Newson, alumnus of the Information Technology program and Senior Database Engineer at Massey Services. The Basics Name: Roger Croix Newson Degree: Information Technology Hometown: Fort Pierce, FL Current City: Orlando, FL Job: Senior Database Engineer at Massey Services Meet Roger Who do you admire and why? Elon Musk. He disrupts every market he touches. Everything he is or has[…] »

Meet JD Doughney IV, Managing Global Client Partner at Facebook

John Doughney FSU and family

Meet John “JD” Doughney IV: two-time alumnus of Florida State University. With a Bachelor’s in Political Science and a Master’s in Integrated Marketing Communication program, JD uses his education as a foundation for his work at Facebook as a Managing Global Client Partner. The Basics Name: John “JD” Doughney IV Degree: Bachelor’s in Political Science, 2002. Master’s in[…] »

Communication Alumnus Spends Summer at the New York Times Journalism Institute

Joseph Zeballos-Roig

Earlier this month, Joseph Zeballos-Roig graduated with a double major in Media and Communication Studies and International Affairs. This summer, he’s covering Harlem as a student journalist with the New York Times Student Journalism Institute in New York City. The two-week program is a journalism boot camp. Zeballos and his fellow journalists will be covering[…] »

Communication Alumnus Leads Host Committee for 2020 Super Bowl

Mike Zimmer FSU

In 1980, Mike Zimmer graduated with a degree in Mass Communications and embarked on a career as a photojournalist. Over the next 28 years, he traveled the world as a correspondent for NBC6/Telemundo 51; covering stories from the Gulf War, the Colombian drug wars, the Sydney Olympics, and a couple World Series. He covered the[…] »