2015

President’s Message – Summer 2015

by Seth Apple September 29, 2015

Summer has drifted into Fall. I have always loved this time of year, particularly at work, as it calls for us to look both forward and back with equal intensity. Many of us will begin reviewing and reporting on our business development and marketing efforts during the year while at the same time preparing for […]

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Chapter News: 2016 NYLMA Board Candidates Sought

by Tom Mariam September 29, 2015

The Metropolitan New York LMA Chapter is recruiting leaders to fill critical positions on the Board of Directors. We are looking for candidates who want to make a difference in the Chapter and in their profession, who can contribute creative ideas, inspire others with their passion and who want to step up and get more […]

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Chapter News: Kevin Iredell and Kelly Mackinnon Elected to LMA International Board

by Tom Mariam September 29, 2015

The NYLMA Chapter continues to have a strong international leadership presence with two members slated to serve on LMA’s 2016 Board. Kevin Iredell, Director of Research for Greentarget, and former NYLMA chapter president Kelly Mackinnon, Senior Manager of Business Development at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, will be joining LMA’s International Board of […]

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NYLMA Mentoring Program: Valuable Experience for All

by Kenya Jiu September 29, 2015

Madeline O’Connor, an account executive at Hellerman Baretz Communications LLC, thought it would be helpful to her career to meet and learn from experienced leaders in the industry. So she joined the Metro New York chapter’s Mentoring program. “As someone who’s just starting my career in legal marketing, it’s important to me to be able […]

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Leadership Moves Announcements (Chapter Member News)

by Jaime Bruck September 29, 2015

David Barron became Marketing & Communications Manager for Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan LLP. He previously was a consultant at Laurence Simons International. Jaime Bruck joined Crowell & Moring LLP as Director, Media, PR, & Communications on September 21. She had been Senior Public Relations Manager at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. Teresa L. Dutkevitch joined […]

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Page SIG

by Paulo Amaral September 29, 2015

Welcome to Page SIG, where we highlight the activities of our chapter’s wide variety of SIGs (Special Interest Groups) and our suburban City Groups. We encourage you to join and participate in these important subsets of our chapter. Contact information is included for each group:  Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) The CMO SIG enjoyed (figuratively and […]

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Member News: Carol Greenwald Edits New Book on Legal Marketing & BD Strategies

by Rosemarie Yu September 29, 2015

When the New York State Bar Association Publications Department decided it was time for a new edition of a book on legal marketing, it turned to no other than seasoned legal marketing professional and former NYLMA president, Carol Schiro Greenwald. The task was a straightforward one for Ms. Greenwald with her decades of experience working […]

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Member News: Janet Odgis Writes New Blog for Huffington Post

by Guy Alvarez September 29, 2015

“What I do is make business beautiful,” said Janet Odgis, the president and creative director of Odgis + Company, an award-winning design firm that she founded 30 years ago. Ms. Odgis is now conveying beautiful insights on the power of design in a new blog in The Huffington Post. Janet is drawing upon her three […]

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CMO Forum – Gretchen Lyn Koehler

by Catherine Hausman September 29, 2015

Gretchen Lyn Koehler is the Director of Business Development and Marketing at Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP. Prior to joining litigation-focused Kasowitz three years ago, Gretchen led BD & marketing at one of the leading intellectual property boutique firms, Kenyon & Kenyon. Ms. Koehler is a licensed attorney, having started her career practicing law […]

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The Legal Marketing Market – Jennifer Johnson Scalzi (J. Johnson Executive Search, Inc.)

by Catherine Hausman September 29, 2015

From Austin to Boston, Jennifer Johnson Scalzi has moved her career upward – and helped many other legal marketers advance their own careers. Jennifer, a former NYLMA chapter president, is the founder and president of J. Johnson Executive Search, Inc. (JJES), a global executive search firm focused on highly-targeted marketing, communications and business development searches […]

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