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Ben Drew

Adjunct Professor

Mr. Drew teaches the Strategic Communication and Public Relations course in Northern California. Mr. Drew is a Communications Consultant, specializing in media relations, crisis communications and issues management. Prior to becoming a consultant, Mr. Drew was Vice President of Public Affairs for GCI Group, a worldwide public relations firm. His clients have included Nike, Chevron Texaco, Starbucks and the Coca-Cola Company. For Coca-Cola, he provided strategic counsel during the development of the Coca-Cola Fan Lot at Pacific Bell Park. Mr. Drew has led seminars on crisis communications for the University of California, Berkeley extension program. He also coaches high school basketball and baseball.


B.A., Occidental College