UT graduate and Senior Vice President for CNN International and Worldwide Sports will be on campus on Wednesday to accept the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Dean. Galvin graduated in 1985 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Galvin speak at 1:25pm, Wednesday Feb. 20th in the Scripps Lab Theater. He will receive the award and talk about his career, lessons learned along the way, his current position, and offer advice to current students.
Bill Galvin is senior vice president of business development and sports programming for CNN International. Appointed to this role in December 2011, Galvin is responsible for all special coverage and sponsored content on CNN International. Based at CNN’s world headquarters in Atlanta, he also oversees sport programming across CNN Worldwide. In this role Galvin works closely with both International and Domestic ad sales with regard to business development strategies.