Sean Billisitz is a communications professional currently working as an Associate Account Executive at Truscott Rossman, one of Michigan’s most effective strategic communications firms. Sean was hired in January 2019 after interning at the firm’s Grand Rapids office for one year.
He graduated from Grand Valley State University in December 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in advertising and public relations with a PR emphasis. Throughout his time at GVSU, he gained valuable insight and experience in research, media relations, corporate communications, tactic and strategy development for advertising and public relations campaigns, and graphic design.
Sean’s work in the advertising and public relations program for the Ottawa County planning department, GVSU department of history and the American Cancer Society earned him four Superior Awards for exhibiting exceptional work in the classroom. In May 2019, he was named West Michigan PRSA’s Newcomer of the Year.
Having grown up in Indiana, Sean made Grand Rapids his home in 2015 after experiencing West Michigan’s vibrant arts and entertainment culture. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time outdoors biking in the summer, snowboarding in the winter, and attending local concerts year-round.