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Team Bios

Thomas M. Roman, MBA, President/CEO

Thomas, and the team at Roman Media Group, have delivered thousands of media projects in the past fifteen years, ranging from corporate identities, core marketing collateral, athletic awards, books, audio books and launched over 600 websites to companies around the world. Thomas is has had a passion for leadership since his youth. He has owned a business since he was 12, when he had a successful landscaping company, Roman Lawn Services. In high school, he was president of his school and captain of several of his athletic teams. In college, he was a student ambassador and on the student faculty council. In business school, he was the president of the MBA association. Since then, Thomas has been involved in politics and in several service based community organizations. He feels blessed to be able to work with such an incredible group of clients and such a talented and professional team.

Thomas is a team builder. Thomas and the team at Roman Media Group are experts in successfully conveying their client’s needs to the RMG team and delivering a result that gives the client a clear return on their investment within the first six months of project completion. Thomas has worked in engineering firms and top sales organizations, which leads him to have experience to lead the Roman Media Group team to get the job done on time and on budget.

Thomas worked closely with Lee Iacocca and the team at the Iacocca Institute in the development and execution of the Global Village for Leaders of Business and Industry Program at the Iacocca Institute in Bethlehem, PA. Thomas Roman strives to lead his company and establish trust with their clients through integrity, honesty and loyalty to his value system and that of his colleagues. He proudly named the company after his namesake for the simple reason that, “The Buck Stops Here”. Regardless of the stage of development of any project, if there is ever an issue or a question, all of Roman Media Group’s client’s have Tom’s cell phone number and can call him at any time to discuss their project.

Thomas Roman earned both a Master in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA.

Kenneth Diamond, Chief Marketing Officer

Ken has been involved in marketing and sales for his entire life. He is an expert at helping position our client’s in the most effective channels to maximize new leads and sales. Ken has worked for large corporations in the industrial, commercial, retail and high tech fields. In addition to his professional achievements, Ken is active in his community, supporting local community in various non-profit organizations.

Aleah Mobley, Client Executive

Aleah Mobley has a passion for people, writing, and facing new challenges. She graduated from Temple University in May with a B.A. in Communication Studies with a focus in Communications and Entrepreneurship. She’s had various experiences working with different companies doing social media, marketing, website development, and event planning. Aleah has an incredible attitude and loves serving others.

Marissa Haight, Copy Writer, Project Manager

BMarissa has been a fervent writer from a young age and received her B.A. in English from Seton Hall University. Her experience copywriting and editing creative content for both website development and printed media has helped her to adopt a welcoming, imaginative, and persuasive style needed to peek reader interest and discover new avenues toward success. Marissa also has experience in journalism, publishing, sales, and marketing. She has a knack for multitasking and thrives in a fast paced environment like Roman Media Group, where she can utilize her excellent verbal and written communication skills to connect with others, ensuring an organized and smooth transition of your enhanced website and your company’s growth.

Thomas McNabney, Director of Search

Tom McNabney began his career as an SEO and marketing guru back in the middle 90’s, he learned these skills first hand by having his own ecommerce site and online business, but has since transitioned to the role of SEO and online marketing specialist. He is the Director of Search at Roman Media Group and the go to guy with all things having to do with SEO, social network marketing, search engine marketing, and cost per click marketing. Tom is always on top of the latest white hat practices when it comes to SEO and marketing and is very well rounded in SEO and marketing and other areas of virtual services.

Amir Mustafa, Graphic Designer

Amir is a professional Graphics designer with many years of experience in Photoshop and design. Amir has an incredible attitude and prides himself on his professionalism. He is passionate about design and loves creativity. He is always ready for new design challenges.

Marmgnormgj Marmgurrmgya, Lead Developer

Mänoj is a professional web designer and front-end developer with over 15 years of experience. He has a degree in Web and Multimedia. He specializes in building websites and HTML CSS conversion including eCommerce. He has experience developing multimedia presentations; computer based training (CBT); and has much experience with small and big web site development companies.

May Juna Balbin-Jala, Email Manager

May is RMG’s Social Media Manager, Content Writer and email manager. She is responsible for managing and accessing current social media marketing processes and strategies, create and implementing the social media strategy framework for each client, and see to it that client’s business hit the ground running.

Michele Dipasquale, Copy Writer

Michele Dipasquale is a writer and editor of over 20 years. She has a degree in English, with a focus on copy writing, nonfiction, and copy editing. Michele knows how to expertly convert your words into more than just your vision, developing your copy into a rich, inviting, enthusiastic style that will draw readers into your website and keep them reading. Michele has a super-keen editorial eye for detail, nuance, and readability that every website needs to flourish. She works with both business and academic sites, and is a voraciously avid reader, as well as an excellent communicator, to ensure your website surpasses your needs beyond what you imagine.

Tommy Sparandera, Technical Support Manager

Tommy is the person you call when you want to setup your email. Tommy always had a passion on working on any kinds of technology since he was very young. That passion has only grown in time. Tommy always goes the extra mile on helping someone and to help them understand how to do something or how to fix their problem quickly. He is responsible for giving email support to clients and get them all setup with their email accounts. People can rely on Tommy for any technical question they may have. Tommy also works with clients on their social media strategy and how to further build their business through social media.

Daniel Zielyk, Video Editor & Story Teller

Daniel Zielyk is a up-and-coming visual storyteller from the New York City area with years of experience in freelance video production, television infomercials, and independent filmmaking. His project list includes clients ranging from local businesses and artists, to companies and celebrities like Apple, Cherry Heering, Peter Rosenberg, Metta World Peace, and Treach from Naughty by Nature. Daniel is highly proficient in both technical and artistic regards at directing, producing, cinematography, and editing.

Brandon Driesse, Intern

Brandon is a recent graduate of the Morris County Vocational School of Technology and is an aspiring designer and videographer. Brandon has currently been working at Roman Media Group LLC for five months and helps out whenever he is needed. He is well versed in the entire Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, After Effects, Audition, Premiere, etc.

Brandon has also been recognized by his school district in his academic success in the field of General Design and represented his school in Regionals for SkillsUSA 2014. He will soon be continuing his education in search of a professional degree.

Michael Scott Moore, Video Content Manager

Michael Scott Moore has been passionate about writing for as long as he can remember. Born and raised in Morristown, New Jersey, Michael discovered his talent for writing during his formative years, composing a sizable portfolio of poems and short stories both in and out of the classroom. After graduating from Elon University with a degree in Communications, Michael began writing novels which has given him the greatest writing satisfaction thus far.

In addition to writing, Michael has been involved in media development and television production. Growing up so close to Manhattan and having worked on several projects there, Michael has always enjoyed the city, avidly following the Yankees and Giants and being a frequent patron of Broadway shows. His love of New York City has inspired him to set some of his novels there.

Michael’s influences as a writer are authors Dan Brown, Jonathan Kellerman, Hunter S. Thompson, and John Grisham. Having always loved writing and telling stories, Michael knows for certain that as long as there is air in his lungs, ink in his printer, and ideas in his head, he will continue to write for the reading enjoyment of his fans.