When Caroline Herter landed a job at Kaiser Family Foundation after earning her MA in Public Communication, she was excited. When she flew to LA to film her first public service announcement, she was ecstatic.
Jim Brady, SOC BA/'89, helped to launch washingtonpost.com in 1996, spent four years at America Online and then returned to washingtonpost.com in 2004 as executive editor, helping it win the first-ever national Emmy for Web work in 2006.
Barry Josephson is an accomplished film and television producer, serving as president of his own production company Josephson Entertainment.
As chief marketing officer for Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group, Pamela Kaufman, SOC/BA '85, may have one of the most fun jobs a grown-up can have.
“I am proud of American and proud to be an alum of the School of Communication,” says Susan Zirinsky.
The awards keep coming for Michael Kempner, named 2009 PR Executive of the Year at the seventh annual American Business Awards, and for MWW Group, the firm that he founded, whose new web site won Best-in-Class among advertising, marketing and PR agencies.