dbray Media - Team

 

dbray Media is a team of veteran communications specialists, made up of PR practitioners, journalists, event planners, media & presentation trainers, and digital media executives, who help companies large and small, develop results-driven, multi-platform content, and publicity.

We get results that matter for our clients. These results are conceived with a specific goal in mind – whether it’s to secure funding, generate new business leads and sales, promote a new product launch or develop a plan toward a potential exit strategy.

What sets dbray Media apart is our relationships and unique ability to know how to reach your industry’s influencers in order to obtain coveted coverage.
 

 
 

David Bray

CEO & Founder

Over the course of his 16+ year career, David has made his mark by working with brands and agencies, big and small, to develop, manage, and execute successful strategic communications programs that build businesses and serve as a catalyst for conversation.

David’s client experience includes representation of MobPartner, SapientNitro, Vungle, Opera MediaWorks, M&C Saatchi Mobile, Criteo, among many others.

Melody Wolff

VP, Accounts & Publicity

Melody has over ten years of experience elevating the profile of organizations and executive leadership on a global basis, through the creation and implementation of innovative marketing and communications programs that drive brand awareness, media coverage, client loyalty, lead generation and customer acquisition. She has a proven track record for creating and seamlessly executing events, public relations and social media campaigns, strategic partnerships, content creation and thought leadership development at companies, including Grey Advertising, DDB Worldwide and Interbrand.

Joe Dolce

SVP, Executive Development

Joe is one of the top media and presentation trainers in NYC. He works with clients in range of businesses including tech, finance, fashion, the media and the arts. Clients include Betaworks, Expa, Bank of America, Wealthfront.com, Quire.com SmartThings, Van Cleef & Arpels, Remy Martin, Rachel Roy, Viacom, POV, Business Insider and Artnet to name a few. Joe's was editor in chief of Details magazine and was responsible for turning Star from a supermarket tabloid into a glossy magazine. He's written for the New York Times, Gourmet, Departures and New York magazine among many others. To learn more about his methods read his feature story published in First Round Review.
 
 

Tamara Wilson

Director of Social Media

Tamara is the social media director for dbray Media. She brings eight years of experience developing engaged online communities to the dbray team. Through dedicated research and strategy implementation, she stays in-the-know for all things social media. Tamara's experience, goal oriented personality, and understanding of engagement and metrics lead her to create social media solutions that provide measurable results. Before joining dbray Media, Tamara developed and managed social media efforts for clients in healthcare, technology, and mobile industry.

Jeremy Goldman

Head of Content Marketing

For over 15 years, Jeremy Goldman has been working with companies looking to embrace the future before their competitors do. Under Jeremy’s leadership, Kiehl’s won the 2009 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development, achieved a Top 25 ranking in the L2 Digital IQ Index in the Beauty & Skincare category, and received a Top 50 Facebook IQ ranking amongst all luxury brands. He has also managed partnerships with Beyoncé’s Deréon line for Temptu and founded Unilever's first-ever luxury division.

Jeremy earned his MBA in Information Systems and Marketing at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. His views have been featured in publications such as Mashable, Wall Street Journal, Smart Money, ReadWriteWeb, The Next Web, The Star-Ledger, and Internet Retailer Magazine, and his campaigns have been featured in Gawker and Ads of the World.

Jeremy’s first book, Going Social: Excite Customers, Generate Buzz, and Energize Your Brand with the Power of Social Media was (briefly!) the #1 bestselling social media book in the world. His latest book, Getting to Like: How to Boost Your Personal and Professional Brand to Expand Opportunities, Grow Your Business, and Achieve Financial Success, came out earlier this year. He is the Founder and CEO at Firebrand Group, the award-winning futureproofing firm. In his spare time (which isn't much), he writes for Inc.

Laurenn Wolpoff

AVP

Laurenn has over 15 years of public relations experience. She focuses on account management and strategic media relations for her clients. Laurenn is a generalist but has specific long-term experience working with top companies in the industries of financial/professional services, healthcare, real estate and technology.

Laurenn serves as the day-to-day contact guiding her clients’ public relations efforts. Across her career she has worked at Prosek Partners, Peppercomm, Edelman Public Relations and KCSA PR Worldwide.

In these roles, Laurenn was responsible for overall account support including pitch and press material development, fostering client relationships, strategic program development and execution, event planning, media training and establishing key relationships with the media, both on a national and trade level.

Some of her top clients have included AstraZeneca, AT&T, Bell Partners, BMW/Mini, Capital One, Cheetah Mobile, GE, Johnson & Johnson, MetLife, The Hartford, TIAA-CREF, Unacast & Wells Fargo.

Laurenn graduated from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Public Relations.
 
 

Jennifer Fugel

Awards, Events, Speaking Specialist

Jennifer has over 15 years of experience in Public Relations, working with a variety of clients in the technology, corporate, human capital, education and consumer industries. She has worked with a vast range of emerging technologies and growing companies to build brands that will remain in the media's eye for years to come. Jennifer’s background in high-tech public relations has allowed her to quickly jump into new technology markets, such as web video and content delivery, music technology, satellite communications and more.

Rachel Wolff

Content Strategist