Joe Snowberger oversees the BUZZ Media Group and brings a wealth of experience to the position. He spent 24 years in the U.S. Navy and retired as Lieutenant Commander in 2000. While enlisted, he graduated summa cum laude from Troy University with a bachelor’s degree in management. He also earned his MBA from Webster University.
Snowberger has a record of success in both the private and public sector. He served as director of operations for Downtown Vision, Inc., campus director and community relations coordinator for Columbia College and program manager and executive producer at PRC Digital Media. He most recently served as community consultant and economic liaison for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and continues to serve as the CEO of the Jacksonville Historic Naval Ship Association, whose mission is to establish Florida’s First Naval Warship Museum on the USS Adams and locate the ship at the former Jacksonville Shipyards.
Snowberger is also very involved in the community. He is the co-founder of the First Coast Veterans Transition Network and serves on the board of the Florida League of Defense Contractors and the First Coast Chapter of Women in Defense. He serves on the Military Issues Council of the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce and has been involved with numerous community organizations over the years including the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Advisory Council, the United States Navy League and the Super Bowl XXXIX Host Committee. Snowberger was named one of Jacksonville Business Journal’s Veterans of Influence in 2015, and is a 2015 graduate of Leadership Jacksonville.