First and foremost, my name is John Matthew Simon, but my friends call me Simon.
I am a motivated and experienced communications and marketing professional with extensive experience in music, entertainment, and digital media start-ups, credited with an ability to drive efficiencies, inspire creativity, innovate, and ideate according to the needs of the organization and clients. A unique blend of business and technical savvy, problem solving prowess, and a bias towards action with an ability to drive product development, creative strategy, and make ideas a reality. While working in start-up and creative organizations, I have demonstrated expertise in establishing and maintaining strategic relationships, while managing teams, facilitating ideation/brainstorm sessions, setting and meeting goals with OKRs, and effectively communicating and upholding company aspirations, values, and beliefs.
Also, I am insatiably curious and eager to learn.
You can read more of my creative writing on Medium: https://medium.com/@JMSimon
Or hear my lyrics anywhere you find Bully in the Hallway, like Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4wizV8fEeVcrwXf5CDj2PN