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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UWG

UWG is a diverse group of marketers who collaborate to develop insight-driven stories that speak to the right consumer at the right time. At UWG, we appreciate and celebrate the new, creative mind. This being is passionate, curious, proactive and resilient. The new, creative mind is disruptive by nature, yet thoughtful and compassionate to the audience it’s communicating with. Regardless of the assignment, this integrated approach always prepares the new, creative mind for the unknown through well-informed strategic insights.... View Profile

Featured Events

September 29-30, 2015
29th Annual NAMIC Conference, September 29-30, 2015 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, Senior Director of Meetings and Events, at sandra.girado@namic.com or 212-594-5985.

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October 12-13, 2015
4th annual Multicultural Health Marketing Conference, October 12-13, 2015, Fort Lauderdale

The 4th annual edition of The Multicultural Health National: Marketing to a Diverse America (MCHNational) will be held in Florida at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach, October 12-13, 2015. This unique event is the premier and only multicultural conference for professionals focusing on the healthcare industry and a must attend event for pharma executives, ad agencies, insurers, hospitals and media companies. The format includes both case studies of successful examples of healthcare marketing and separate modules for each key multicultural population segment in America including African Americans, Hispanics, Asian Americans and LGBT consumers.

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Job Opportunities

Freelance Digital Marketing Coordinator, Multicultural Marketing Resources, Inc., ,

Freelance marketing support - website work, social media. Work in Excel, Constant Contact and Adobe Business Catalyst.

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Associate State Director - Multicultural Outreach, AARP, New York,, NY

Develops a presence in targeted African-American/Black communities through strengthening visibility, awareness of, and engagement with AARP.

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Account Executive, LatinTRENDS, New York, NY

LatinTRENDS is a multi-media company whose mission is to inform, entertain and inspire the forward thinking.

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