New York, N.Y. – February 22, 2021 – RooneyPartners, a New York-based integrated communications agency, today announced the promotion of Jeanene Timberlake to the position of Director and Jeff Broderick to Chief Administrative Officer.
Ms. Timberlake, a seven-year veteran of RooneyPartners, is a leading member of the firm’s media-relations practice where she plays an instrumental role managing healthcare and life science client programs. Prior to joining RooneyPartners in 2014 as a Senior Associate, Jeanene enjoyed a 12-year career as a journalist. She was the Managing Editor of HFMTechnology, a news platform covering hedge-fund technology innovation. Earlier, Jeanene was the editor of Wall Street Letter, a trade magazine publishing in-depth intelligence on U.S. trading and trade processing issues.
Ms. Timberlake began her financial journalism career as a mutual-fund reporter in the news division of Institutional Investor. Prior to her move to New York, Jeanene was a reporter and editor in Washington, D.C. for Communications Daily covering satellite industry regulation. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in broadcast journalism from Florida A&M University in Tallahassee.
Mr. Broderick joined RooneyPartners in 2018 as Finance Manager. As Chief Administrative Officer, Jeff is responsible for the full range of accounts receivable and accounts payable operations, and human resource management. In 2020, Jeff received his Human Resource certification from the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM). Previously, Jeff was a Senior Associate for KPMG management consulting. He spent over 10 years working in the financial services industry, supporting various business divisions as an operations professional for both investment banking and asset management firms, including State Street Global Advisors, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Jeff received his MBA in Financial Management and BBA in Finance from Iona College.
“Despite the personal and professional challenges of working remotely these past 12 months, Jeanene and Jeff each continued to excel in their respective roles,” stated Terry Rooney, founding partner of RooneyPartners. “Their work ethic, dedication to professional excellence and commitment to our firm underscore the well-deserved nature of these promotions.”
By design and philosophy, RooneyPartners is an integrated communications agency with a proven track record of success in media relations, content strategy and creative services, digital and social media strategy, financial communications and medical communications. Based in New York, the firm enjoys highly collaborative and enduring relationships with U.S. and internationally domiciled clients operating across a range of industry verticals, from finance and healthcare to manufacturing and technology. The firm’s communications expertise and capabilities are global in reach and fully support client needs in key markets outside the United States with seamless, multidisciplinary programs.
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