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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VanguardComm

VanguardComm is your single source for Public Relations and Integrated Marketing Communications addressing specific multicultural and mainstream markets. We have extensive experience with both corporate and nonprofit organizations. Our specialized strengths are in strategic planning, market entry, brand development, corporate communications, national and grassroots programs as well as a unique specialty in social innovation and cause marketing.... View Profile

Featured Events

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

The Hispanic Retail 360 has expanded into the Multicultural Retail 360 Summit. Join us in San Diego on August 24-26 where retailers, suppliers and marketing experts will meet to share research, thoughts and insights on how to be successful at targeting the highly influential multicultural consumer segment. This year’s event has presenters from, Facebook, Zumba® Fitness, Jewel-Osco and our celebrity keynote presentation from comedian, actor, director and author John Leguizamo.

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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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Job Opportunities

Multicultural Account Executive, C+C, Seattle, WA

C+C is looking for a motivated, highly organized and creative Multicultural Account Executive to lead communications initiatives for large-scale clients and help grow the agency’s multicultural department.

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Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations, Aegis Group Search Consultants, ,

Aegis Group Search Consultants has been retained to recruit a Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for a community based healthcare system. This role is responsible for crafting the image of the health system through both internal and external communications, marketing branding and public relations.

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Group and School Sales Manager, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, ,

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF) is seeking an individual with a high level of cultural competency the ability to enjoy the challenges of supporting an evolving sales program to join our Marketing and Communications department. Duties include but are not limited to developing and sustaining group patron relationships (retention, lapsed and new groups) to meet annual group sales goals; maintaining and expanding group sales by developing and implementing sales strategies for key group markets such as schools and tour operators

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Featured Articles

Reaching the Most Affluent Ethnic Segment in America - NDTV; the most widely distributed South Asian Television Network in the United States

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Save the Date for Multicultural Health National, Oct 25-26, Philadelphia

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It’s Not Too Late to Register: 3AF Asian Marketing Summit, June 2-3 in Koreatown, Los Angeles

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