At Work With: Marsha Braverman

Marsha Braverman
Marsha Braverman
MARSHA BRAVERMAN
Exec. Dir. of Marketing & Communications, Drexel Univ. College of Medicine

What was your biggest break?
My first job was at Lewis & Gilman Advertising, Philadelphia's largest marketing firm at the time.

What's the best and/or worst part of your job?
I have had the good fortune to work with dedicated, creative marketing professionals who have made work both challenging and fun.

What's the view like from your office/work area?
The Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the start of Philadelphia's Museum Mile.

Does your office have a favorite lunch and/or after-hours place?
Our staff is very collegial and usually eats together in the break area.

Where did you go to ­college?
I received my BFA in Advertising from Moore College of Art & Design and earned my MA in Professional Communication from La Salle University.

What was your greatest professional challenge?
Being the first woman art director at Lewis & Gilman in the 1970s.

Where will you be in five years?
Behind the same desk.
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