D S Simon Media Announces a Series of Promotions and New Hires
New York, NY, June 23, 2021 – D S Simon Media has announced a series of promotions and new hires.
Elizabeth Rosenberger has been named Vice President, Client Services, joining the Senior Leadership team. “I am proud of what our team has accomplished within the past year. Not only navigating within a new environment during the pandemic, but exceeding our business goals, and ultimately benefiting our expanding client portfolio,” said Rosenberger. The caliber of talent we have and continue to bring in is unmatched in the industry, and I am excited to take on a more leadership role in the next chapter of D S Simon Media’s growth,” she added.
Michael O’Donnell has been named Senior Producer & Director of Technical Services. O’Donnell has been a key resource, providing the technical expertise to move us to the future with the adjustment to COVID. ”The past year has seen a major shift in the production world. It has been exciting to be on the frontlines at D S Simon Media and helping the team navigate this ever-changing landscape. Looking forward to continued success and innovation,” said O’Donnel.
Rosenberger and O’Donnell both celebrated their 5th anniversary at D S Simon Media earlier this year.
Sara Lafkir has been named Senior Producer and Creative Content Manager. Her role has been integral in spearheading great content for live virtual and hybrid events, the company’s fastest growing offering. “Very excited for what my new position has to bring. I am thankful to be part of such a talented group and I am very much looking forward to contributing to the team’s growth and success,” said Lafkir.
Raz Abrahamyan has been named Marketing Manager. His role has been integral in spearheading the launch and expansion of the company’s acclaimed video series PR’s Top Pros Talk… “Launching the series has been such a rewarding experience. We got to speak with the so many impressive industry leaders and hear their valuable insights,” said Abrahamyan. “I look forward to continue growing the series and introduce new exciting initiatives in my new role,” he added.
D S Simon Media also added two new team members to the Marketing & Client Services to keep up with the growth and rising demand for the company’s offerings.
Nikiyah Johnson started as a Client Services Associate. After earning her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from North Carolina A&T State University, she freelanced in the TV and film industry. She is recently coming out of the pharmaceutical industry previously doing sales and marketing.
Emeka Annamah joined as a Digital Production and Marketing Coordinator. He is a Northeastern University graduate, with a background in social media marketing and production, previously working at a major media company in NYC.