HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The following is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi.
College of Business faculty members at the University of Southern Mississippi got their fall 2016 semester kick-started on Monday, Aug. 22 with a special presentation from Paul Harper, regional sales manager for AT&T in North Carolina.
Classes for the fall semester officially begin Wednesday, Aug. 24 on the Hattiesburg and Gulf Park campuses.
Harper, a Pearl native and Southern Miss alum, attended the London School of Economics where he graduated with a degree in International Marketing and Management. Upon graduation, he took a position with Information Resources Inc., a marketing research company.
Shortly thereafter, he went to work for BellSouth Mobility/Cingular/AT&T where he has been for the past 22 years. He has managed every sales channel that exists within the company and currently oversees the Authorized Retail, AT&T Retail, and National Retail channels in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.