About ZE Creative Communications
ZE Creative Communication was established in 1988 as Zimmerman/Edelson, Inc. by Robert Zimmerman and Ron Edelson. Over the past 30 years they have created a full-service marketing communications agency, while balancing strategic public relations, advertising and social media to develop successful client communications and branding campaigns. Both Zimmerman and Edelson’s connections are deep rooted within the traditional media on Long Island, the New York metro area and nationally.
Jake Mendlinger has an extensive background in business-focused media relations and crisis management. He is responsible for supervising account teams, providing strategic-communication counsel and developing tactical messaging platforms for ZECC’s municipal and corporate clients. Jake secures high-level media placements for clients to enhance their brand recognition, position them as thought leaders, and increase sales leads. Jake was recognized as one of Long Island’s 30 Under 30 by the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce / Young Professionals Chamber of Commerce, and he is a member of the United Nations Association of New York, having recently participated in the prestigious Worldview Institute. Jake graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Haverford College.
DIRECTOR OF CREATIVE SERVICES
As director of creative services, Mike is responsible for overseeing ZECC’s graphic design and copywriting teams along with spearheading projects aimed at increasing the online visibility, usability and profitability of the firm’s most prominent clients. Mike is a seasoned creative expert with a dedication to integrated marketing communications. He has been at the forefront of advertising, web development and digital media design projects for ZECC’s largest accounts since 2001. Mike received a B.S. in fine arts with a minor in business from SUNY New Paltz. He is a member of the Interaction Design Association and the User Experience Professionals Association.
The ZECC Team