He says his experience has helped to develop a wide range of skills in areas like photography, filming, editing, graphic design and social media, plus hands-on practice working in professional settings with real clients giving him the adaptability needed to succeed in the field of marketing. For his most recent project, Shawgo Studios teamed up to produce a series of films for the campaign, sponsored by Jacksonville-based company , to promote the value of small acts of kindness and their power to uplift communities. It’s the first project of its magnitude that Shawgo has worked on through his business, but one that he felt ready for as he nears graduation.
“The experiences I have had at Illinois College allowed me to explore a lot of interests. Knowing how to do so many different things prepared me for internships and what I am doing now and will allow me to branch out and take on more challenges in the future.”