John Grosso is a Communications and Social Media Professional in Stamford, Connecticut. Though experienced across multiple communications platforms, social media strategy has been the common thread in John’s education, internship experience, and professional career. In his most recent position at the Diocese of Bridgeport, John is responsible for the social and digital media strategy of the organization- including the Bishop of Bridgeport, 82 parishes, 31 schools, and 420,000 constituents. John serves on the Bishop’s Cabinet, a leadership body composed of senior staff that help run the operations of the Diocese of Bridgeport. John was also the World Youth Day Coordinator in 2016, organizing, forming, and leading a group of 240 people to Poland for ten days. John has had extensive internship experience prior to his position in the Diocese of Bridgeport, including as the Social Media Director in Michael Fedele’s campaign for Mayor of Stamford, and as a Correspondence Associate in The White House.
Already an experienced communications professional with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Boston College, John recently completed his Masters Degree in Corporate Communications and Public Relations at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield. He graduated at the top of his class in August, 2017 with a 4.0 GPA.
John’s hobbies include hiking, traveling, New York sports, and spending time with family and friends. As he works toward the future, John looks to continue to grow in his field in a consultant position and continue to take leadership position at his current organization.DOWNLOAD MY Resume
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Master of Arts in Corporate Communications and Public Relations. Director of Social Media for SHU Media Exchange.
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Theology in the Honors Program. President of the Political Science Association, Social Media Director of Stamford Mayoral Candidate, and Co-Editor Conte Confidential.
Studied in a BC sponsored “Washington Semester” at Georgetown University. Studied as a full time student and worked as a Correspondence Associate for the Barack Obama White House.
Developed and implemented a comprehensive social media strategy for the organization and it’s leader, Bishop Frank Caggiano. Led all digital communications efforts, from social media platforms, to website strategy, to email marketing.
Worked with organization leadership to implement a strategic communications plan across multiple mediums, including internal and external communications, as well as social media, media relations, and website design.
Implemented social media strategy for annual panel discussion and networking reception.
Lead volunteers, managed door-to-door efforts, and regularly updated candidate websites. Managed absentee ballot process for CT Senate Races.
Worked in the Office of Presidential Correspondence to categorize, analyze, and respond to all mail, email, phone calls, and information received by President Obama.
(Article originally written by the Associate Press and distributed to other outlets) Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. […]
(Article originally appeared in America Magazine. Written by Zac Davis) August 15 marked two important events for New York-area Catholics this year. It was the feast of the Assumption of Mary. […]