As countries across the globe begin to witness a consistent decline in COVID-19 cases, social media will continue to play a prominent role in shaping our behaviors. While the global economy enters the re-opening stage, it is imperative that individuals have access to accurate information to ensure the safety of themselves and loved ones.

Anthony Galanda, an advertising and public relations graduate from New York, has seen the surge in social media usage these past couple months, along with the influence it has brought, both positive and negative.

Social Media Misinformation

As COVID-19 spread across the globe, false information regarding its origins began…


The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on the global economy, with nearly every industry forced to adapt to government-mandated social distancing orders. And while navigating the job market is intimidating under normal circumstances, the shifting professional landscape has made obtaining employment increasingly difficult. As a recent graduate, Anthony Galanda understands how challenging it can be to secure a position with minimal professional experience. He takes the time to provide some helpful tips on how set yourself up for success in the midst of the global pandemic.

Utilize Social Media Platforms

Social platforms are a highly effective means to network with industry professionals…


In 2015, start-ups created over 2 million jobs in the U.S. alone. However, just over half of all tech start-ups survived to their fourth year, making the start-up failure rate just over 44 percent. If you are thinking of throwing your hat into the technology start-up ring, there are a few factors you should consider before getting started. From financing to mentorship, Anthony Galanda knows that a successful start-up needs more than luck to be competitive. …


Summer internships can provide students professional work experience in a safe and structured environment. With guidance from industry experts, students have the opportunity to acquire the relevant knowledge, skills, and experience needed to establish important connections in their chosen field. One report indicated that individuals who completed two or more internships were more likely to secure full-time employment at the time of graduation.

As someone who completed a full-time summer advertising internship at VMLY&R Miami, Anthony Galanda knows how valuable internships can be.


Anthony Galanda is a born and bred New Yorker, with work experience as diverse as the city itself! Raised in the borough of Queens, Anthony has a diverse professional background in the fields of hospitality, retail, and real estate. His decision to switch careers led him to enroll in LaGuardia Community College (CUNY) as a Communications/Public Relations Major.

Anthony excelled academically at LaGuardia. He continuously earned and maintained a spot on the Dean’s List with a 4.0 GPA. He was inaugurated into both Phi Theta Kappa (ΦΘΚ) and the National Communication Association’s Sigma Chi Eta Honor Society. Anthony availed himself…


A dynamic marketing strategy is fundamental to the long-term success of a business. While conventional marketing techniques such as print ads, radio, and television may have been effective ten years ago, today’s digital landscape requires a more complex approach.

Public Relations professional, Anthony Galanda claims that digital marketing is extremely cost-effective and can reach a much wider audience. With a sophisticated understanding of today’s marketing strategies, he provides some tips on how individuals and businesses can market themselves in 2020.

Social Media

One of the most effective ways to digitally market is through various social media platforms says Anthony Galanda. In a…


A professional Public Relations campaign is a highly effective means to showcase the positive aspects of your person or business. Employing the right PR strategies can also enhance credibility by helping to establish a set of industry standards.

Anthony Galanda is a Public Relations Specialist from New York and has worked in various roles pertaining to the PR landscape. Having grown up in New York, he is well versed in effective communication with diverse populations and understands the growing need for PR in today’s digital world. He takes the time to outline the various advantages of professional PR services.

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Anthony Galanda

Recent Grad of CUNY | Queens, New York

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