Kimberly Simeone is a communications expert and 25-year veteran of the news, entertainment and PR industries. She is a respected leader in her field and works with businesses, celebrities and athletes to help them build their brand recognition. She leads her clients to create a powerful online presence, maximize their marketing potential and champion their revenue growing opportunities.

Most recently, Simeone served as the Chief Marketing Officer for Wahlburgers in Florida and Alabama. She launched the marketing, public relations and social media strategies for Wahlburgers working directly with the corporate team and Mark, Donnie and Paul Wahlberg. She also helped develop the social media strategies for corporate clients including Bright House Networks, Loudmouth Golf, Zippy Shell Storage and dozens of locally owned and operated businesses in Florida.

Simeone’s career began in Miami at WSVN-Fox where she served as a writer and then producer for Today in Florida, the #1 rated morning show in South Florida. While at WSVN, she helped create South Florida’s first morning weekend news program and was one of the writers/producers for Deco Drive, a nationally syndicated entertainment program. Simeone also worked at WTVJ-TV, the NBC Owned & Operated station as a television news producer.

After a successful run as a producer, Simeone transitioned to Director of Public Relations & Community Services for NBC based in Miami. Her responsibilities included organizing press and publicity, setting up talent appearances and maintaining the station image. She traveled extensively to New York and Los Angeles for NBC press tours interviewing Jerry Seinfeld, Will Ferrell, Katie Couric, plus the casts of Saturday Night Live and many NBC sitcoms and dramas. She organized special events, produced public service announcements and maintained relationships with all media partners including the Miami Dolphins, Florida Marlins, Florida Panthers and Miami Heat. When Simeone became a mother, she decided to branch out on her own in order to have flexibility with her schedule. She quickly landed high profile assignments in Miami as a freelance news and entertainment producer.

Simeone graduated from the Honors Program at the University of Miami with a double major in Political Science and Journalism, and a minor in English. She currently serves on the Executive Board of Winter Park Pop Warner Football, Marketing & Advancement Board of Bishop Moore Catholic High School and is a member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. She currently resides in Orlando with her husband and three sons.

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