SARASOTA, Fla. (May 16, 2014) – USF Sarasota-Manatee announces the hiring of Chris Flannagan as webmaster. Flannagan oversees maintenance of USFSM’s website and mini-sites, devises enhancements to the campus’s overall presence on the web through design and usability and implements new web systems.
“I’m really excited to be brought on board with the USF Sarasota-Manatee administration team,” said Flannagan. “It’s nice to take over a site that has been well put together and I can thank the former webmaster, John Ewing, for that. I’m happy to be picking up where he left off and continuing to push www.usfsm.edu to the next level.”
Flannagan holds a B.A. in interactive design from the University of North Carolina, Asheville, and a master of science degree in media management from Syracuse University.
Flannagan was previously webmaster and digital marketer for Sarasota Memorial Health Care Systems, CEO and developer for several smaller LLC’s, and spent over 10 years as an independent contractor. In his spare time, he plays in a rock band called Hail Dale and has been a resident beer professor for a top-50 nationwide craft beer pub for three years, while also home brewing his own craft beer.
About USF Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM)
USF Sarasota-Manatee is a regional campus of the University of South Florida system, offering the prestige of a nationally ranked research university with the convenience of a hometown location, including classes in North Port, in Manatee County and online. USFM is ideal for those interested in pursuing a baccalaureate or master’s degree, professional certification, or continuing education credit in a small, personal setting with distinguished faculty and a dynamic curriculum of over 40 academic programs. Website: www.usfsm.edu