News & Events

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:02pm
Allison Peltz, '06, has been part of the small-by-intent agency Hello LLC since its inception. In addition to using her public relations degree, as a leader, she has learned to become "everything to everybody."
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:58am
Chris Baldwin, '94, is the founder of True Digital Communications. He employs a team of mostly Kent State JMC grads, who work with clients to develop a strong digital presence.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:54am
He planned on being a sportswriter, but a degree from JMC led Chas Withers, '87, to become president of Dix & Eaton, a long-standing public relations firm in Cleveland, Ohio.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:50am
Ben Brugler, '00, is President of AKHIA, a full-service communications agency in Northeast Ohio, where he landed his first job after graduation.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:46am
Elizabeth Bartz, '80, M.A., '82, CEO of State and Federal Communications, used her public relations and political science degrees to build a lobbying compliance business in Akron, Ohio.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:33am
Partner, Director of Client Development  Ketchum, Global PR Firm
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:31am
The media industry has been no stranger to change and innovation in the past several decades. Within that time, advertising alumnus Mark Ford, ’79, has been a strategic force within Time Inc., leading the company in its transformation from a magazine company to a multimedia comp...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:29am
People tend to have a stereotyped view of public relations, even if they don’t fully understand the scope of the profession. Assistant Professor Cheryl Ann Lambert, Ph.D., wants to figure out why.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:24am
On a summer weekend for each of the past 10 years, Northeast Ohio filmmakers have risen to the 48 Hour Film Project’s challenge: to write, shoot and edit a short film in 48 hours. Through the competition, Kent State alumni and students from the digital media production major (fo...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 9:51am
Kent State alumnus Tyler Pina, ’14, recently teamed up with fellow alumni to create a film focusing on the stories of inmates’ lives, post-incarceration. Pina graduated from the digital media production major three years ago, and works in San Francisco as a video director of The...