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Chief Operating Officer

Local Address: San Francisco, California, United States
AFAR FOUNDATION
103A N. 3Rd St.
Brooklyn, New York 11211
United States

Company Description: Learning AFAR provides a global education by emphasizing leadership, service and cross-cultural exchange before, during and after an international expedition....   more
Background

Employment History

  • General Manager, Vice President Operations
    AFAR FOUNDATION
  • Vice President, Audience Marketing and Planning
    AFAR FOUNDATION
  • Vice President, Consumer Marketing
    Media
  • Founding Consumer Marketing Director
    Dwell

Board Memberships and Affiliations

25 Total References
Web References
WFMA | Western Fulfillment Management Association | Board of Directors
www.wfma.org, 30 Nov 2010 [cached]
Laura Simkins Audience Marketing & Planning Director AFAR Media 40 Gold Street San Francisco, CA 94133 415-814-1414
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Front Row Left to Right - Laura Simkins, AFAR Media; Jan Edwards-Pullin, Publication Fulfillment Services;
Laura ...
about.afar.com, 16 Dec 2011 [cached]
Laura Simkins
General Manager, VP Operations
Laura was a part of the original launch team for Dwell and, during her eight year tenure there, grew circulation over 500% to a rate base of 325,000. She was actively involved in the development of dwell.com and Dwell on Design conferences. Laura also served as VP, Consumer Marketing for 8020 Media and JPG magazine, helping to build innovative new web programs to tap an online community member base of over 195,000. Laura is a two-time CM Circulation Excellence award winner and was responsible for Dwell being listed in Capell's as one of the top ten best performers in circulation, three years running.
Laura Simkins, the founding ...
about.afar.com, 13 Oct 2010 [cached]
Laura Simkins, the founding consumer marketing director of Dwell, is audience marketing director.
Laura ...
www.afar.com, 30 Sept 2010 [cached]
Laura Simkins
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Laura Simkins
Audience Marketing and Planning Director
contact: laura [at] afar [dot] com
Laura was a part of the original launch team for Dwell and, during her eight year tenure there, grew circulation over 500% to a rate base of 325,000. She was actively involved in the development of dwell.com and Dwell on Design conferences. Laura also served as VP, Consumer Marketing for 8020 Media and JPG magazine, helping to build innovative new web programs to tap an online community member base of over 195,000. Laura is a two-time CM Circulation Excellence award winner and was responsible for Dwell being listed in Capell's as one of the top ten best performers in circulation, three years running.
Featured speaker, Laura ...
www.ewip.org, 8 May 2012 [cached]
Featured speaker, Laura Simkins, Afar Media
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Laura Simkins EWIP and WFMA members and colleagues in media and tech are invited to learn about this award-winning publication from Laura Simkins, general manager and VP operations at Afar Media, a multi-platform travel media brand that cultivates the passions of experiential travelers. Laura has more than 17 years of experience in media and publishing, specifically in the areas of finance, audience development, research, digital, and events strategy for a range of properties. After successful tenures at established brands including Health and Mother Jones, she ultimately embraced her affinity for launches as a founding member of the teams who created AFAR and Dwell Media. Laura is the featured speaker at the June 8th luncheon co-organized by EWIP and WFMA.
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