Gene Gillespie

Gene Gillespie
Strategic Business Dev. Leader
Black Mountain, NC
Bio

Gene Gillespie (’80) is currently living in Black Mountain, NC where he is the Vice President of Strategic Accounts & Officer for Communispace Corporation. He oversees business development for the marketing teams and client base throughout the Southern US region. After graduating with degrees in Communication and Business, Gillespie spent two years in the Management Training program at Proctor & Gamble. He then worked for E&J Gallo Winery for nine years in business development and marketing. Whether it was cheerleading for Mizzou during his four years at college or becoming Homecoming King his senior year of school, Gillespie always made sure that he was involved in the extracurricular life that Mizzou offered.  Gillespie recently became connected once again with the University when he became a member of the Atlanta Alumni Association and is a new member of the Advisory Council for the Department of Communication.