Perry Drake

Courses: Web Analytics

Perry is the Digital Media Marketing Program Director & Assistant Professor, College of Business Administration. He comes from New York University where he taught and created leading edge classes and curriculum including

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Rhonda Drake

Courses: Data Analytics & Visualization

Rhonda Knehans Drake founded Drake Direct in 1996 following more than 12 years in various information management roles. Rhonda's background includes experience in all aspects of integrated marketing from conceptualization of

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Angelo Biasi

Courses: Mobile Marketing

Angelo is Founder & CEO of MassiveU, the first, mobile-first learning solutions company. He has owned direct marketing agencies and worked on mobile programs and campaigns for Sprint, AT&T, DudaMobile, and Qualcomm, to name a few.

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April Mullen

Courses: Email Strategy

April has an extensive digital marketing background specializing in email marketing and cross-channel relationship marketing strategies. Currently, she serves brands across a variety of business verticals as a senior strategic consultant at DEG, a full-service digital consultancy based in Overland Park, KS.

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Eric Nelson

Courses: Media Planning

Eric is an idea evolutionist and thrives on the challenges that the ever-evolving media landscape brings and the solutions that can be found combining online and offline strategies.

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Danielle Smith

Courses: Blogs to Buzz

Danielle is a former award-winning television news anchor and reporter turned digital correspondent, host, spokesperson, media trainer, lover of all things video and public speaker who lives to empower women to utilize the power of social and media to follow their passions.

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Ivan Temelkov

Courses: Strategic Search Engine Marketing

Ivan is a systematic, analytical, punctual, goal-driven, and consistent digital media marketing professional using industry-leading sizzle and flare with direct focus on bottom line results and true ROI achievement.

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Financial Aid

Scholarships can be awarded through the Wendell Smith Scholarship Fund, where partial financial assistance is available to persons enrolling in eligible noncredit certificate programs through the School of Professional & Continuing Studies.

The Workforce Investment Act governed by the Workforce Investment Board distributes funds through the UrbanForce program at the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE)