Gary McKillips is a free-lance writer and broadcaster, a regular contributor to the Atlanta Business Chronicle and a correspondent for AP Radio Sports and MLB on Sirius/XM. He is a former public relations executive with Turner Broadcasting, Georgia State University and the University of Tennessee. He continues to as a PR consultant.
As a regular contributor to the Atlanta Business Chronicle Gary writes on a variety of subjects including sports, the auto industry, the economy and management issues. He has contributed to three books including Total Mets, a comprehensive history of the New York Mets. He also is free-lance correspondent for AP Radio Sports and MLB on Sirius/XM, covering all Atlanta professional and collegiate sports. He has done voice-overs for corporations and community organizations.
Gary has continued his work in higher education. Current clients include the University of Grand Bassam Foundation (www.iugbfoundation.org). For IUGB he advises in the areas of publications, strategic communications and special events. The IUGB Foundation is headquarted in Atlanta, while the University of Grand Bassam is located in Côte d'Ivoire in West Africa. Gary has also consulted with his previous employer Georgia State University, and has developed communications plans for universities in Egypt and Russia.
He is a member of the Public Relations Society of America and the Counselors to Higher Education section. He also specializes in the public relations impact of sports programs on the overall university. He authored a paper titled "Big Time Sports Lead to Big Time PR Challenges."
If you are interested in any of the above services, please contact Gary at firstname.lastname@example.org or 678-644-9032.
McKillips to Moderate Stadium Panel for PRSA. The new Mercedes Benz Stadium will be the subject of a PRSA panel on Sept. 14, 11:30 at Maggiano's in Buckhead.
McKillips Hosts Webinar on "Big Time College Sports Make For Big Time PR Challenges," Sept.18, 2013
McKillips to speak on crisis communications at Atlantic Sun Sports Information Directors' Conference in Macon, Junly 15-16, 2014
Gary McKillips will speak at the Sept. 14 of the Christ the King Men's Club at 6:30 p.m. He'll talk about covering Atlanta's local and pro team's for AP Radio and Sirius XM as well as his career in sports. The event iis free of charge
IUGB Foundation Names McKillips as Public Relations Advisor; group is the U.S. fundraising arm for the International University of Grand Bassam in Cote d'ivoire, West Africa (August 2103)
Gary McKillips named contributing writer for Atlanta Business Chronicle. (June, 2012)