PRSSA at Louisiana State University

Written by PRSSA at LSU members Shaunda Johnson and Megan Gibbs.

The New Orleans Saints Football Communications Manager, Justin Macione, spoke to a group of budding professionals from various PRSSA chapters at the PRSSA Region 5 Conference Geaux For a Good Time on April 19. After 15 years, Macione has worked his way through the ranks at the Saints.

As the communications manager, Macione’s day can vary greatly depending on the season. While in the off-season, Macione spends a lot of his time working on the official media guide. During the actual season, he is in charge of a weekly release that provides stats about the games, players and opponents.

Additionally, Macione manages the availability and interaction of coaches and players with the media and assists them with any of their public relations needs related to the Saints. Although Macione loves his job, he wants those entering in the sports…

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