Simona David is a Communications and Public Relations Consultant living in the Catskill Mountains, New York. Her consulting expertise encompasses years of research and writing, working with New York StateWatch at the State Legislature in Albany, NY, and previously as an Economist in Bucharest, Romania. Ms. David also has experience as a journalist, freelancing for various media outlets, including Explore the Hudson Valley and Upstater magazines. She is the author of Self-Publishing and Book Marketing, A Research Guide (2013), Art in the Catskills (3rd. edition, 2016), and How Art Is Made: In the Catskills (2017).
She serves as President, Board of Directors, Writers in the Mountains, online at writersinthemountains.org, and is Co-Founder of the Greater Roxbury Business Association, online at roxburybusinessassociation.com.
Simona holds a Master of Arts in Communications from State
University of New York at Albany, and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest, Romania.
Produced numerous interviews with artists, writers, scholars, and business leaders, and discussed trends, marketing and publishing news, and branding and economic development; broadcast on WIOX Roxbury, NY, a WSKG community partner.
Published numerous articles in regional media outlets, and covered a variety of topics such as lobbying and rhetorical devices, the role of stereotypes in communication, state and local government, business, community events, arts and culture.
Author of Self-Publishing and Book Marketing, A Research Guide (2013), Art in the Catskills (3rd edition, 2016), and How Art Is Made: In the Catskills (2017), available on Amazon.com and Kindle.
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Conducted research, written comprehensive papers, Marketing and PR collateral, explored new development venues, designed and implemented successful communication strategies, and helped both non-profits and businesses achieve their goals.