- Plymouth Rock Assurance New JerseyChief of Strategic Marketing, present
- Summit Medical Grouppresent
- USA Todaypresent
Best described by those who have worked with her (see LinkedIn Recommendations), Valerie is an accomplished senior sales and marketing manager with broad experience in strategic business development, product development, integrated marketing and digital communications.
Originally from Chatham, NJ, Valerie Simon currently lives in Berkeley Heights with her husband and two young children. Valerie enjoys exploring emerging technology, charitable work, writing children's stories and spending time outdoors.
- George Mason UniversityMini MBA program, present
- American UniversityBA Communications, Legal Institutions, Economics and Justice, present
Regarding tips & tools to make work easier, I'd say the most important thing is so simple. Stay calm, respectful and nice! Your team (those you report to, work with and report to you), your vendors, your clients, your media contacts... people will ultimately determine your success on the job. People can make situations so much easier or more difficult than they need be. And in high pressure situations it can be easy to forget to say please, thank you and "great job." Work hard, work smart and never forget to work nice :)
On a separate note,I noticed my Gmail has been getting all of the comments and believe I was able to change that in settings thought I would pass along the tip. This community will no doubt have a lot of GREAT comments that I want to read, and for me it will be a bit easier to manage in one thread!
Bezos' email response on Tuesday morning was just a few sentences: "Jen, this is right for so many reasons. We're in for $2.5 million. Jeff & MacKenzie."
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