Increase your company’s direct exposure to targeted audiences by partnering with us on the 8th National Summit on Strategic Communications. We provide unique, valuable forums that display your products, highlight your services and illustrate your expertise. Our events are designed to help your company forge new partnerships with potential clients. To obtain more information about the value in partnering with us, please contact Robert Grupp, Summit Director, at 727-888-3738 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded and led by Chairman and CEO Jim Weiss, W2O Group is an independent network of complementary marketing, communications, research and development firms focused on integrated business solutions that drive change and growth through “pragmatic disruption” for the world’s leading brands and organizations. W2O Group’s network includes WCG, Twist Mktg, BrewLife and W2O Ventures with 11 offices in the United States and Europe.
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, with 2015 sales of $23.28 billion. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations serving over 85 countries.
As the world’s premier provider of vertical lift aircraft, Bell sets the pace for the industry and expands the scope of vertical lift. Bell Helicopter was the first to obtain certification for a commercial helicopter. Over its rich history, Bell has delivered more than 35,000 aircraft to customers around the world. Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, Bell Helicopter has additional plants in Amarillo, Texas and Mirabel, Canada. The company maintains key logistics supply and service centers in Europe, Canada and Singapore, as well as in the United States.
Huntington Ingalls Industries
Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of manufacturing, engineering and management services to the nuclear energy, oil and gas markets. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 36,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies that enable it to deliver innovative systems and solutions for applications that range from undersea to outer space and into cyberspace. Northrop Grumman core competencies are aligned with the current and future needs of its customers and address emerging global security challenges in key areas, such as unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4/SR and logistics that are critical to the defense of the nation and its allies. Please visit the Northrop Grumman website for a listing and complete description of the company and its business units.
Paradigm Shift offers leadership training and development with a primary focus to create opportunities for leaders to lead intentionally. The Paradigm Shift consultants use practical leadership and adventure-based models to help leaders develop powerful relationships, set SMART goals, create personal responsibility, and develop a defined purpose. We invite our participants to learn through dynamic keynotes, interactive workshops, online coaching and customized training. Most importantly, Paradigm Shift will challenge your team to develop into leaders.
Japan-based Takeda is a global, R&D-driven pharmaceutical company with operations in 70 countries including the U.S., its fastest growing market. Takeda is committed to bringing better health and a brighter future to patients worldwide, aiming to have an impact on patients’ lives by translating science into life-changing medicines. As the largest pharmaceutical company in Japan and one of the global leaders of the industry, Takeda is committed to strive toward better health for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine, guided by four priorities: 1) put the patient at the center; 2) build trust with society; 3) reinforce our reputation; and 4) deliver the business.
Takeda focuses on innovative medicines in gastroenterology, oncology, central nervous system, cardiovascular and metabolic, as well as vaccines. We partner with academia and other pharmaceutical/biotech companies to accelerate innovation and bring together the best and the brightest within our industry, and to enter into co-marketing and co-promotional agreements with other companies. Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc., is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois, with research sites in Boston and San Diego.
Global Gateway Advisors
Global Gateway Advisors is a communications consultancy focused on helping companies and organizations establish, grow, enhance and protect reputation through dialogue and influencer engagement. We guide clients to communicate effectively in an increasingly interconnected global marketplace. Our client engagements range from thought leadership to crisis response and stakeholder campaigns. We offer smart, pragmatic counsel focused on achieving results.
University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications
The University of Florida’s College of Journalism and Communications offers one of the top-ranked Master of Arts programs with a specialization in Global Strategic Communication. We give students the tools and experience to develop innovative communication strategies and messages that resonate with international audiences. Corporations, nonprofits and government agencies need these experts to guide them as they engage international markets. Designed for working professionals, this master’s program is available exclusively online. 100% of classes are delivered through the Internet so students never have to set foot on campus, allowing our inspiring faculty to deliver world-class content to students across the country and around the globe.
See our Master’s Degree Curriculum page for a complete list of courses, then review our admission requirements to determine what it takes to be part of this exciting program and propel your career to the next level.
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