Andrew Huff has more than two decades of experience in journalism, public relations and communications, and is widely recognized as a leading expert on digital communications and PR. He received a B.A. journalism from The Ohio State University and a certificate in medical writing and editing from the University of Chicago. In addition to public relations work for the Northern Trust, Ace Hardware, Skil-Bosch Power Tools, Ann Sather Restaurants, BioSante Pharmaceuticals and many others, he was the co-founder, editor and publisher of Gapers Block, an award-winning Chicago-centric news and events online magazine from 2003 through 2015. He has developed online content for corporate clients such as American Express, Kenneth Cole, Clinique, Allergan, A&E and Starwood Hotels, and has taught online journalism at Columbia College and Loyola University in Chicago. In 2009 he was named to Crain's Chicago Business' 40 Under 40 list.