STAMFORD, Conn. -- AmeriCares, the emergency response and global health organization, has welcomed Jed Selkowitz as its senior vice president and chief marketing officer.
In his new role, Selkowitz, a Stamford native, is responsible for providing both strategic leadership and hands-on tactical execution of the organization?s brand marketing and communications efforts, according to a press release.
He brings to AmeriCares nearly 20 years of senior marketing and strategy experience, including work with some of the world?s most recognizable brands, according to a press release. Selkowitz previously served as a vice president at iHeartMedia, where he oversaw the mass media company?s strategic partnerships with leading national brands, including American Express, AT&T, Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson. Selkowitz also headed up U.S. business development for Simon Fuller?s XIX Entertainment and spent 10 years at The Coca-Cola Company.
"?We are excited to have Jed join our senior leadership team. He has a strong track record of building brands and forming strategic partnerships with some of the best-known global companies,"? said AmeriCares President and CEO Michael Nyenhuis in a press release. "?His creativity and focus on delivering results will elevate the AmeriCares brand to the next level.?"
"?AmeriCares is a world-class health organization with tremendous global reach and U.S.-focused programming,?" said Selkowitz in a press release. "?I am thrilled to join such a talented group and excited about the opportunity to get the word out about the inspiring work happening within the organization."
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