President, Multicultural Marketing Resources, Inc.

 

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Eglon E. Simons

National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC)
As President and CEO Eglon E. Simons leads the association, working closely with its 16 chapters, he collaborates with NAMIC’s board, staff, chapter leadership and industry partners. A strong and progressive leader, Simons’ career in media and communications has spanned more than 30 years. Upon earning an MBA from Harvard Business School, Simons joined the staff at CBS New York. After holding several managerial positions, Simons concluded his 13-year run with the network as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the CBS Television Stations Division. In 1990, Simons embarked on a 21-year run with Cablevision Systems Corporation as Director of New York Sales for its Cable Networks unit. Simons began serving as Vice President and General Manager of New York Interconnect in 1992 and subsequently, was promoted in 1995, to Senior Vice President and General Manager. Simons was named Executive Vice President of Cablevision’s Rainbow Advertising Sales Company in 2002, a senior management role he fulfilled until his retirement from Cablevision Systems Corporation in 2011. View Profile

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MIKADO Marketing

MIKADO offers a full range of strategic marketing services geared specifically towards ethnic communities in the U.S. Headquartered in Colorado with team members positioned in key ethnic markets across the country, MIKADO works with startups and Fortune 500 companies, utilizing native language-based marketing as well as social and cultural elements to target these communities. In 2015 MIKADO launched an India based support office as well as an internship program in collaboration with several local Universities, totaling the MIKADO team to 12 full-time employees and a selection of contractors and vendors positioned in key ethnic markets across the U.S.... View Profile

Featured Events

August 24-26, 2016
The 2016 Multicultural Retail 360 Summit – Optimizing the Omnichannel Experience for Multicultural Consumers

The Multicultural Retail 360 Summit is the retail industry’s premier educational and networking event. Join us in San Diego on August 24-26 where Facebook, Zumba® Fitness, Kellogg, Albertsons/Safeway, Jewel-Osco and more will share insights, strategies and information on how to connect with multicultural consumers.

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September 20-21, 2016
30th Annual NAMIC Conference, September 20-21, 2016 at the New York Marriott Marquis

Join us for this day and a half symposium, a cornerstone of Diversity Week in the fall that has evolved into the industry's premier conference focusing on diversity and inclusion as a pillar of good business. The Annual NAMIC Conference features an agenda that explores programming, marketing, operations, technology, leadership development, and creating sustainable diversity change strategies. For more info about registration and sponsorship opportunities, contact Sandra Girado, Vice President, Events and Partner Relations, at sandra.girado@namic.com or 212-594-5985.

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