Professional Media Services is very happy to welcome Sara Park and Jonathan Kahn to our creative team! Sara joins the team as our new Creative Director bringing with her over 20 years of experience. Jonathan Kahn joins the Pro Media team as a video producer/cinematographer and has been involved in the media world for nearly a decade.
Sara brings with her twenty years of experience having worked in retail, medical marketing and more. Sara started her advertising career by promoting and organizing small business expos while still living in Indiana. Her graphic design and event planning knowledge helped her promote shopping small and shopping locally while helping to build locally owned businesses in her community. She then moved into the medical marketing world working as a Marketing Manager for an otolaryngologist and facial plastic surgeon in the Chicago area market. In 2005, she moved to Albany, NY and quickly found a home as the Marketing Director for Hoffman Development Corp. While there, she had the pleasure of working with one of the largest car wash companies in the U.S. as well as with many national marketing teams for Jiffy Lube, Simoniz, Valvoline, Mobil 1 and more. Sara’s expertise includes graphic design, email marketing, social media campaigns, art direction and web applications. She has years of experience working with different types of businesses, both B2B and B2C and she brings with her a wealth of operational business knowledge as well as a passion for creativity. In her spare time, she works to promote the arts in the Utica area by working with Utica Love organizing art shows and teaching art classes to children and adults
Jonathan joins the team as a video producer/cinematographer. The native of Manlius, NY is excited to be back in CNY after 3 years of working in New York City. Jonathan has been in the media world for nearly a decade. He began by interning at Time Warner Cable Sports Channel and CNY Central in Syracuse. His potential was so great; Time Warner hired him while he was still an undergraduate. After completing his Bachelor’s degree from SUNY Oswego Jonathan became a producer, director, and reporter for TWCSC. After a few years he went on to receive his Master’s degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication. He continued his progression in his field with the media company Scout Media Inc. where he oversaw a network of over 150 sports websites. Jonathan also wrote, produced & hosted daily videos covering the NFL, College Football, basketball, and recruiting. He also hosted and produced a live 12-hour National Signing Day show for Sports Illustrated. After Scout, Jonathan worked as a producer and editor for CBS Sports and 247Sports. In his spare time Jonathan is an avid snowboarder and enjoys hiking with his two Labrador Retrievers.