Fast Forward

Sponsors & Reviews

Thanks to the generosity of the Iowa Broadcasters Association

and the IBA Foundation for sponsoring this event.


Thanks, too, to our Fast Forward planning committee.

  • Julie Kraft, Strategic Communications Consultant
  • Teresa Hein, President, My Media Jobs
  • Debora Blume, Director of Communications, MidAmerican Energy Company
  • Paul Torre, Assistant Professor, Communication Studies, UNI
  • Christopher Martin, Professor, Communication Studies, UNI
  • Paul Siddens, Department Head, Communication Studies, UNI
  • John Fritch, Dean, College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences, UNI

What past attendees said about the Fast Forward Workshop.

"Can't wait until next year!!!"

"I would have liked it to be longer with another workshop added to the day. I absolutely loved this convention. Thank you!"

"Very beneficial. Like the mix of different media platforms. Nice to see and hear practical application that is working and how to gear up for that career."

"Great Workshop!"

"Thank you for this workshop! Very well put together. The speakers did a great job and I am glad that I was able to participate."

"Great workshop and wonderful instructors; very personable and very enlightening."

"It gave me insight about the media world and I really enjoyed my sessions. They were really useful." 

"Keep up the good work."

"This is my 4th year attending. It's a great program."

"It motivated me a lot."

"The professionals did an excellent job."

"Excited for next year."

"Great Event!"

"Had a wonderful day. I learned a lot."

"I really appreciate the presentations."