Columbia, Mo. (Aug. 4, 2011) — Outstanding audience evaluations at the 2011 IABC (International Association of Business Communicators) World Conference in San Diego have earned Professor Emeritus Don Ranly the “IABC Recommended Speaker” designation. This title is given to those who have a favorable rating of 85 percent or higher at the association’s major events.
Ranly headed the Missouri School of Journalism’s magazine sequence for 28 years, retiring in 2004. An award-winning teacher, he has shared his vision of service journalism – a concept he helped pioneer – through more than 1,000 professional seminars and workshops. He is recognized for his stimulating presentations, which are designed to be useful, usable and used. During his career Ranly has served as a newspaper reporter, magazine editor, weekly columnist and broadcast journalist. He is the co-author of several textbooks.
Updated: August 15, 2019