Virginia Tech Athletics Department
    Jamerson Athletic Center
    25 Beamer Way
    Blacksburg, VA 24061

    Jimmy Robertson
    Director, Content Creation
    Strategic Communications
    (540) 231-4134 :: Send Email

    Responsibilities: Robertson oversees the writing, editing and production of Inside Hokie Sports, a 48-page, full-color magazine produced by the Tech athletics department each month. This magazine gets mailed to all member of the Virginia Tech Athletic Fund and to those who subscribe. Robertson also helps provide content for, along with coordinating video content and keeping the site as up to date as possible.

    Joined VT Athletics Staff: 1996

    Prior to Virginia Tech: Robertson worked in the sports department of The Roanoke Times for two years before coming to Tech. He worked on the copy desk, proofing stories while handling any agate pages. He worked part time for the newspaper while at Roanoke College, covering high school sporting events.

    Education: Roanoke College, 1994 (B.A. in English)

    Of Note: Robertson has won six national writing awards since coming to Virginia Tech. Four of those awards came through the College Sports Publishers Association, and the other two came through entering the annual writing contest sponsored by the College Sports Information Director’s Association.

    Personal: A native of New Castle, Va., Robertson lives in Christiansburg, Va., with his wife, Deanna, who teaches at Blacksburg Middle School, and their two sons, Brendan and Camden. In his spare time, he loves traveling, reading and playing golf.

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