Connect Media Bolsters Creative Team with Addition of John Halloran
Connect Media, a multi-platform news, events, creative services, and educational company, bolstered its Connect Creative marketing team with the appointment of industry veteran John Halloran to VP of Creative and Design. Halloran brings more than 25 years of commercial real estate marketing experience and is being charged with shaping the firm’s fast-growing internal creative services agency, Connect Creative.
“Connect Media has been growing steadily over the last several years and we had been looking for industry veterans such as Halloran to solidify our leadership team and enable us to continue on our growth trajectory,” said Daniel Ceniceros, CEO and founder of Connect Media. “John’s extensive commercial real estate marketing experience, on both the creative services and public relations sides of the business, are an ideal fit for our needs.”
Prior to Connect Media, Halloran led the creative and media relations efforts at Macy + Associates Inc., one of the leading commercial real estate marketing firms in California. For the past two decades, he directed multichannel marketing campaigns on behalf of industry leaders such as Equity Residential, CBRE, Cushman & Wakefield, Brookfield, Cypress Equity Investments and LBA Realty.
Dennis Kaiser, VP of Connect Creative’s public relations division, added, “We couldn’t be more thrilled to have John help lead our creative and public relations efforts. His extensive commercial real estate knowledge and much needed agency experience bring a guiding perspective to our team.”
Connect Creative is the in-house marketing agency of Connect Media, a multi-platform news, events, educational and creative services firm with offices in Los Angeles and New York.
Pictured: John Halloran.
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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces.
Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications.
Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).