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UT Honors CNNI Vice President with Accomplished Alumni Award

Bill Galvin and Dean Mike WirthBill Galvin says the key ingredient to career success is perseverance.

As CNN International’s vice president for business development and sports programming, Galvin says this “never say die” attitude was crucial to starting his career.

Galvin, a 1986 UT graduate, is in charge of all sports programming and special programming for CNN International, including the network’s coverage of the Olympics and the World Cup, as well as its “Special Projects” reports from Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and the Americas.

UT’s College of Communication and Information (CCI) presented Galvin with an Accomplished Alumni Award February 20. The program recognizes notable alumni for success and distinction within their field.

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