Entrepreneur - Bridges

Bridges logo (courtesy Bridges)
Entrepreneur - Bridges

This month's look at entreprenuers with ties to the University of South Florida focuses on Will Cohen, a USF graduate who started his own digital marketing firm. Now, he’s helping launch “Bridges,” a social media platform that brings people together based not on what they have in common, but on their differences. Find out how the creators hope to create a safe place for civil discourse on University Beat on WUSF Public Media.

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Bridges website
There's an IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign underway for Bridges.

Will Cohen's Top, Inc., a Ft. Lauderdale-based digital marketing and technology company.

WUSF News article on Bridges


University Beat will be profiling a USF entrepreneur once a month in 2018. If you'd like to suggest a possible subject worth talking to, email mschreiner@wusf.org. Up next in March - a USF graduate who is making his Hollywood dreams of filmmaking a reality in Florida.

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Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM

Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

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