Chris has more than 25 years of professional experience in strategic marketing, communication, advertising and cross-platform content creation. He is a proven leader, team builder, innovator and education professional.

https://www.linkedin.com/in/chriscooney/

Education/Training

  • M.B.A., Business Administration and Management, University of Idaho
  • B.A., Business Administration, Western Michigan University

Professional Experience

July 2014 – Present
Clinical Assistant Professor, Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, Washington State University

July 2009 – July 2014
Senior Director, Marketing and Communications, University of Idaho

Aug. 2006 – Oct. 2008
Director, Web Communications, University of Idaho

Jan. 2003 – July 2006
Owner, Cooney Creative, LLC

July 2003 – Aug. 2004
Manager, External Communications, Argonne National Laboratory

Apr. 2000 – Mar. 2002
Manager, User Experience – Global Web Presence, Motorola

Nov. 1997 – Apr. 2000
Producer, Digital Media – Advanced Systems Division, Motorola

Courses Taught

  • COM210: Digital Content Creation
  • COMSTRAT 310: Digital Content Promotion
  • COMSTRAT 381: Creative Media Strategies & Techniques
  • COMSTRAT 383: Media Strategies & Techniques
  • COMSTRAT 480: Advertising Campaigns
  • COMSTRAT 561: Professional Digital Content Creation
  • COMSTRAT 562: Creative Media Strategies
  • COMSTRAT 563: Professional Digital Content Promotion
  • COMSTRAT 564: Consumer Behavior & Brand Development