A third generation newspaperman, Scott came up on the sales and marketing side of the business. He held publisher's positions for both daily and weekly newspapers – always in tough, competitive markets. He knows what it takes to get the job done. In addition, he has made it a priority to keep pace with the industry’s sharp turn toward digital. He also has extensive experience as an executive recruiter. This combination makes him uniquely qualified to find and present only those candidates who fit the job.
While attending the University of California/Santa Barbara, Courtney worked in advertising for two California daily newspapers. Upon graduating, she worked in production for a Beverly Hills television ad agency and in Los Angeles for VIACOM, a leading global entertainment company, in their West Coast magazine division. She then worked in sales and marketing in New York City, returning to California to open our Los Angeles office. She has experience with multi-platform sales, online marketing and niche products.
Why is Courtney a successful media recruiter? Because she is continually focused on exceptional customer service and puts the needs of her clients and their potential candidates first. Courtney is a great communicator, has loads of enthusiasm and is always having fun working alongside her family and her fellow associates.
Deborah spent over a decade in the newspaper business in advertising administration, personnel, and customer service. In addition she has years of experience in the insurance industry, with a focus on benefits administration for major employers in the state of California. This combined experience makes her a skilled, client-oriented executive recruiter.
Poe, named one of the Newspaper Association of America’s Top 20 Under 40 for 2006/07, began her career in 1995 at a niche weekly in Nebraska and Wyoming. She developed a passion for the sales and business side of the industry and spent the next twelve years working for Swift Communications as a sales executive, general manager and publisher. As publisher, Poe converted two traditional weeklies in the Lake Tahoe/Truckee area to free daily publications and launched and oversaw the development of news and entertainment websites. Poe brings her expertise in interactive, social and digital initiatives to the Media Recruiters team.
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