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Paul Fucito
Director of Communications
George Washington University
School of Media & Public Affairs

Current member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). Featured in 2006 "Who's Who in Executives and Professionals" registry. Former career in radio, with experience in television production and trade journalism. Working in PR since the late 1990s. Handled media relations for the George Washington University Law School from 2001-2004. Promotions Director for CBS/Infinity Radio in Hartford Connecticut from 2000-2001. Public Relations Director for The Hartford Symphony Orchestra in 2000. Radio Advertising Bureau Radio Marketing Associate certification (1997). Worked for CBS Radio, Clear Channel, Nassau Broadcasting; interned with WHTZ FM (Z-100) in New York City in 1994. Have been profiled in major PR trade publications and quoted by TIME, The Associated Press, The New York Times, ABC News, CBS News, The Washington Times, Ragan's Media Relations Report, BIZ 360, and PR Newswire. Lectured before law school, graduate, and undergraduate classes on media and public rela tions issues.

Currently conducting research on specialty publications in the Washington press corps for Stephen Hess, Brookings Scholar and Professor of Media & Public Affairs. Previous research includes newspaper coverage of the 2006 National Intelligence Estimate; Al Qaeda's media strategies; Television coverage of the war in Iraq; and Washington Post coverage of Abu Ghirab / Torture (as featured in forthcoming book "When The Press Fails" by W. Lance Bennett, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston. University of Chicago Press).