Degree/Level of Concentration: Bachelors (English / Journalism), Western Illinois University, Macomb
MA (Communication), University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls
Tom Peters, the In Search of Excellence guru, in his 1999 book Brand You 50 suggests we all need to brand ourselves --- so I am Dave Ramacitti: The Why Guy, because I have always been fascinated with knowing “why.” Currently I am the Campus College Chair for general studies for the University of Phoenix Chicago onground campus and teach general studies, communication and marketing classes. Previously I operated my own marketing / public relations agency. I have written and published several books and manuals for the small business market. A native of Oak Park, my wife and I now live in Wheaton.