2017 Alexia Vanides Online Teaching Award RecipientBonnie Harris
The 2017 Alexia Vanides IMC Teaching Award went to Bonnie Harris of St. Paul, Minnesota.
Bonnie Harris is an adjunct instructor for the West Virginia University Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) program and teaches IMC 610 - Introduction to IMC. Harris is the founder of Wax Marketing, Inc. an integrated marketing agency based in St. Paul, Minnesota. Bonnie and her team designed and implemented IMC strategies for clients across the United States, focused primarily on mid-sized companies in the healthcare, technology and manufacturing industries.
Prior to founding her IMC practice, Bonnie worked in the technology industry for 16 years, eventually rising to the role of vice president, where she oversaw sales, marketing and operations for nine profit centers in eight states. She received her master’s degree from the West Virginia University IMC program in December of 2007 and completed her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Minnesota in 2001.
She teaches IMC 610 – Introduction to IMC for the WVU IMC program.