Liz McCollum , Account Executive
McCollum (nee Benz) joined BZA in 2007 after three years in public relations at the Walt Disney World. In her time at BZA, she has worked with a wide range of clients, including Annika Sorenstam, Mackie Shilstone, SCP Auctions, NFL, The Home Depot College Football Awards, LPGA, Alli Dew Tour and OMEGA.
During her three years at Disney, she managed the public relations efforts for multiple events at Disney’s Wide World of Sports, including Disney’s PGA Tour event, Atlanta Braves spring training, World Baseball Classic, Tampa Bay Buccaneers training camp, the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend, the Disneyland Half Marathon and The Home Depot College Football Awards.
McCollum graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Public Relations in 2002 and a Master of Exercise and Sport Science with a concentration in sport management in 2003. During her time at Florida, McCollum worked in the sports information department at the University Athletic Association.
Originally based in the New York City office, McCollum now works out of Tampa, Fla.