State College, PA (PressExposure) June 10, 2008 -- JLS Creative Solutions, an award-winning, full-service advertising agency offering Video, Interactive, Public Relations and Print media services, announced that it has named Vincent E. Mannino as Chief Business Development Officer.
A media and technology veteran with thirty years experience prior to joining JLS, Mr. Mannino began his career as a staff photographer with United Press International (UPI) in Washington, DC, eventually rising to Vice President, with 2,000 creative personnel reporting to him. As a journalist, he was a credentialed member of the White House press corps, and traveled worldwide on Air Force One with the Reagan, Bush and Clinton administrations. Mr. Mannino's work (including the first press images ever transmitted digitally from the White House) was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize on three separate occasions, and has been viewed by hundreds of millions worldwide.
Mr. Mannino subsequently led successful ventures in consulting, publishing and technology licensing in Washington, DC and Pennsylvania.
"We are excited to have a professional of Vince Mannino's stature spearhead our Business Development efforts, as we continue to set aggressive growth goals for every practice area of our agency," said Justin L. Shaner, Chief Creative Officer of JLS. "Vince's extraordinary professional experience and career path uniquely qualify him to serve as Chief Business Development Officer of JLS Creative Solutions."
Vince Mannino and his family reside in Lewistown, PA.