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University of Windsor Cheese Club, Rick got his big break and joined the team at Windsor Independent alternative newspaper during his final year of study at the University of Windsor. As the newspaper Creative Director, he continues to oversee the creative team by managing and executing ad design, marketing initiatives, and social media campaigns. This position supports the FCA International Market Communications team and the national market organizations in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Liam has recently accepted the position of Corporate Communications Manager for for FCA Australia. Brady was responsible for maintaining all programming (over 80 radio programs), recruiting and training new volunteers, ensuring that all programming met CRTC and CJAM policy/mandate, as well as organizing events and special programming. In 2016 Brady accepted an offer to become the Station Manager of CJAM FM. As Station Manager, Brady is ultimately responsible for all aspects of the station operations and acts as liaison between the Corporation and the University, the UWSA, the NCRA, the Federal, Provincial, and Municipal governments, the CRTC, and the Windsor/Detroit community. OMD is the reigning Ad Age “Agency of the Year” and has won the award 9 times in the past 11 years. His job is to manage online advertising campaigns including the planning process, buying process, and creative process for corporations such as Pepsi, Mercedes Benz, and AGF Mutual Funds. Spencer is extremely grateful and excited to be working at an internationally renowned advertising agency.
Graduated 2013 in Communication, Media and Film
Charlie is currently a freelance photographer in Toronto. He began his life after University pursuing film as an intern for the post production house Redlab. Once that was finished, he was able to get an internship for NBA TV Canada. After interning for a year there, he started to do freelance work for them. He continues to work for NBA TV Canada, and also does work with a bunch of other brands/outlets such as Nike, SLAM, Sportsnet, Sport Chek, Gatorade, Hennessy, Airmiles, Adidas, Under Armour and Footlocker. She works on broadcast media buying for the L L (better known as L Paris) account. In addition to media buying, Jenn works closely with the traffic department, which is the connection between the creative agency,
television stations, and MEC Global. Communications and Social Justice, 2013
Jane E. McArthur is currently a PhD Candidate of the Doctoral Program in Sociology (Social Justice) at University of Windsor, with a focus that integrates environmental sociology, environmental health, and action and advocacy through research. She has worked for community organizations such as Windsor Occupational Health Information Service (WOHIS), Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) and University of Windsor, producing videos, writing reports and serving on committees advocating for worker and community health. He worked on the company first full length feature film release, The Nut Job, starring Katherine Heigl, Will Arnett, Liam Neeson, and Brendan Fraser. After wrapping up the film, Safi decided to move into the advertising space and started a new venture as a Media Assistant at Active International. He then moved on to Just Eat Canada and gained an incredible amount of experience working at the tech startup. Currently Safi lives in Pakistan and is a Creative Manager at Grey Density as the lead on brands such as Mountain Dew, Mirinda Cinnabon. Communications and Social Justice, 2012
Upon completion of his MA, Travis accepted an offer to pursue a doctorate in sociology at the University of Windsor. He is now a PhD candidate, conducting a discursive ethnography of panhandling in Windsor. His research involves a combination of critical discourse analysis of media and policy texts with in the field observation and ambulant interviews of panhandlers. Travis is also actively involved in labour organizing with the Windsor branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and the Street Labourers of Windsor (SLOW) which is dedicated to organizing street people including panhandlers, sex workers, and buskers and other street artists. Communications and Social Justice, 2011
Josh has recently joined the Office of the Graduate Studies at OCAD University as its Graduate Program Coordinator. He has many years of experience in the higher education sector, from working as a Graduate Assistant, a Student Liaison Officer for the University of Windsor, Director of Student Life for the University of Windsor Student Alliance (UWSA), and most recently as a Programming Coordinator, Humber College Student Federation. Most recently, Joshua worked at the award winning, BT/A Advertising agency as a Brand Activation Team Lead Marketing Coordinator where he coordinated and lead a local campaign logistics and deployment of an international client brand activation.
During her final year in the program, Lauren McDonald completed an internship with AUTO21, a national, Federally funded automotive research network. Her knowledge and expertise gained in the Communication, Media and Film program allowed her to excel during the internship, turning her contract into a full time position upon graduation. Lauren then spent three years with AUTO21, working in public relations, communications,
and event management as a Special Projects Coordinator. Lauren is currently pursuing an MBA degree to combine her love of business and social justice. She plans to return to marketing to help companies forge ahead of their competition through innovative and creative marketing plans.