Joe was from Martinsville, Virginia and held the position of WVFM News Director from 1971 to 1973. He later became a reporter and columnist for Lakeland's newspaper, The Ledger, and taught journalism at the University of Florida where he received his B.A. He also served as a science writer for the university and worked for United Press International.
In the early 1980's Joe was Director of Public Relations for Ciba-Geigy Pharmaceuticals. Since 1985 he has been with MCS, an award-winning PR agency for the healthcare industry, and today (2005) is the company’s CEO.
1971 - 1973 WVFM/WEZY-FM 94.1 - Lakeland (News)