Tami Cindea Bongiorni is the Advertising Manager of Kent State Student Media where she oversees the advertising, marketing and distribution operations for all of the media units. Tami has been with Kent State Student Media since 2007. During this time Tami has also served as an adjunct professor to the Kent State School of Journalism for Media Planning.
Prior to coming to Kent State, Tami was a Senior Media Planner/Buyer for JWT Malone Advertising (now Geometry Global). Tami developed and composed media plans for John Deere, Gordmans and Bombardier. Tami also worked within the advertising/marketing departments of DIVERSA Advertising, Things Remembered, Inc., Swing-Way Inc., and participated in the Walt Disney World College Program.
Tami earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with concentrations of Marketing and Management from the University of Mount Union, and also has a Masters of Business Administration from Kent State University.
Tami currently serves as the President of College Media Business & Advertising Managers (CMBAM). This organization is a compilation of more than 125 student media organizations nationwide.