Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) November 02, 2012
Baltimore based idfive is proud to announce that its Chief Creative Officer, Dr. Sean Carton, has been named as the first Bob “Go Daddy” Parsons Professor of Digital Communication, Commerce and Culture at the University of Baltimore. Carton, who has been idfive’s Chief Creative Officer since the firm’s inception in 2005, will continue in his role with idfive as he assumes developing the next generation of digital designers, writers, leaders, scholars, innovators and entrepreneurs at the University of Baltimore.
Andres Zapata, SVP of strategy for idfive and adjunct professor at the Maryland Institute College of Art commented, “We are extremely excited for Sean to take on this opportunity with the University of Baltimore. Sean’s extensive practical and professional know-how of all things digital make him a perfect fit for this professorship. This is yet another example of idfive’s commitment to higher education and I can’t think of a better person for this role. ”
Peter Toran, Vice President for Planning and External Relations at the University of Baltimore, stated “Sean’s role with idfive is critical to his function with the University of Baltimore as it reinforces the connection between industry and higher education. We believe his ongoing industry experience brings a tremendous amount of value to our students.”
In addition to serving as the Chief Creative Officer at idfive, Carton currently serves as the director of the University of Baltimore’s Center for Digital Communication, Commerce and Culture and as a professor of the practice in marketing at the university’s Merrick School of Business.
About The University of Baltimore:
The University of Baltimore is a member of the University System of Maryland and comprises the School of Law, the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Public Affairs and the Merrick School of Business.
idfive is an award winning integrated, interactive advertising, web design, and brand consulting agency. Founded in 2005, the Baltimore based firm creates working solutions for clients throughout the United States. Specializing in strategic marketing and web solutions for clients in the fields of higher education, healthcare, and not-for-profit idfive brings an unparalleled level of expertise in cutting edge technologies and informed design to its marketing strategies. idfive utilizes the principals of informed designing to focus real knowledge of markets, audiences, competitive situations and technologies to create strategies that deliver results.
For more information on idfive please contact Colleen Riopko at colleen.riopko(at)idfive(dot)com or visit http://www.idfive.com.