NEW YORK, NY, LOS ANGELES, CA and MIAMI, FL / ACCESSWIRE / August 27, 2019 / 42West, a leading public relations and marketing agency for the entertainment industry, and wholly owned subsidiary of Dolphin Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLPN), has hired veteran publicist Jodie Magid Oriol as a Vice President in its New York Entertainment Marketing Division. The announcement was made by Company Co-CEO’s Leslee Dart, Amanda Lundberg and Allan Mayer.
In her new role, Oriol will work closely with Dart, Lundberg and Entertainment Marketing Division Presidents Tom Piechura and Susan Ciccone.
“We are so excited to welcome Jodie to our 42West team,” says Dart, Lundberg and Mayer. “She has been a valued friend and colleague to us in numerous capacities through the years and will be a tremendous asset to our entire organization.”
“I couldn’t be more thrilled to join the incomparable team at 42West, who exemplify strategy, leadership, passion and a keen understanding of the ever-evolving cultural landscape across all platforms” says Oriol. “They are truly in a class of their own.”
Prior to joining 42West, Oriol worked at PMK-BNC, where she collaborated on such clients as filmmakers Marielle Heller and Aaron Sorkin; composer, lyricist and playwright Joe Iconis; multi-hyphenate Catherine Reitman and actress Rachel Bay Jones. In addition, she is also currently working with screenwriter/producer Charles Randolph and actor Roman Griffin Davis. Before joining PMK, Oriol served as Senior Vice President - Theatrical Publicity at Lionsgate.
The 42West Entertainment Marketing Division provides marketing direction and media/public-relations counsel for a wide range of film, television, streaming media and live theater clients, as well as specialized services in red carpet event planning, digital publicity and awards campaign strategy.
About Dolphin Entertainment, Inc.
Dolphin Entertainment is a leading independent entertainment marketing and premium content development company. Through our subsidiaries 42West and The Door, we provide expert strategic marketing and publicity services to many of the top brands, both individual and corporate, in the entertainment and hospitality industries. The Door and 42West are both recognized global leaders in PR services for their respective industries and, in December 2017, the New York Observer listed them, respectively, as the third and fourth most powerful PR firms of any kind in the United States. Dolphin's recent acquisition of Viewpoint Creative adds full-service creative branding and production capabilities to our marketing group. Dolphin's legacy content production business, founded by Emmy-nominated CEO Bill O'Dowd, has produced multiple feature films and award-winning digital series.
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