ACELVic Award Citation

After a 20 year corporate career Denis entered the digital world in 2000 joining Monash University. He commenced as a sessional lecturer then soon became program director of the Master of Multimedia/Master of Design degrees. Denis continues his association with Monash University teaching digital and social media and has also taught at RMIT University in the public relations program.

In 2007 he formed The sponsor-ed Group, quickly becoming one of Australia’s leading developers of school websites.

Denis has conducted two significant pieces of research on school communications; the paper ‘Why schools are spooked by social media’ and his newsletter research ‘The Future of School Publishing’ that has now been viewed over 23,000 times.

Denis Masseni is a member of the ACEL Victoria Executive.