Alumnus Terry Schroff to speak at next "How I Landed My Job" event
The A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications will host alumnus Terry Schroff as part of their "How I Landed My Job" series on Tues. Feb. 27 from 4-5 p.m. in the Kedzie Library.
Schroff is founder and CEO of Quiet Light Communications, Inc. (QLC). Headquartered in Rockford, IL, QLC is a full-service integrated marketing communications agency specializing in the food and nutrition industry. With a focus on business-to-business marketing for food and nutritional ingredients, food service and food processing equipment, QLC is one of the largest specialty agencies of its kind in the country. QLC's client base is largely in North America but does include a handful of clients in countries such as Great Britain, France, Malaysia, Belgium, Japan and the Netherlands.
With an advertising and marketing career spanning nearly 40 years, including 30 years specializing in food and allied industries, Schroff's path to the CEO-suite didn't follow the straightest of lines. After switching majors five times, Schroff finally earned a BA degree in journalism from K-State. Prior to starting his own advertising agency, Schroff worked in radio and newspaper sales and was a Partner and Vice President Client Services at Cummings
Advertising. A native of Topeka, KS, Schroff currently resides in Rockford, IL.
Students, faculty and staff from all departments are encouraged to attend the event.