James Ylisela

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Duration: 30 to 70 minutes

  • James Ylisela
    Duff Media Partners, President

    James Ylisela Jr. is President and co-owner of Duff Media Partners Inc. Jim brings 30 years of experience in journalism, teaching and training to help organizations communicate better and more effectively with constituents, employees, consumers and the news media. In his journalism career, Jim has written for newspapers, magazines and television, including his current affiliation as an investigative reporter for Crain's Chicago Business. Over the years, he has won a dozen awards for investigative reporting, most recently in 2011. From 1988 to 2001, he taught urban and investigative reporting in the master's program at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. He also served as co-director of the Medill News Service, a graduate school news operation with client newspapers in the Chicago region.