WHY HAJ MEDIA


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Crisis Communications Experts

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Award-Winning Editors & Nationally Recognized Writers

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Global Corporate Marketing Professionals

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Noticeable Results

WHAT WE DO

OUR SERVICES


As a firm focusing on crisis communications, media relations and both digital/traditional marketing strategy, our expertise comes into play for all business types and sizes. From boutique to global legal firms, corporations, foundations, health systems, media outlets and nonprofits, the Haj Media Team is here to help.

CONTENT CREATION

We create content that advances your brand and your marketing goals using all available platforms, including text, video and social media. And, we shape the content to make it appealing to a variety of media brands.

MEDIA RELATIONS

Having your story written is part of the journey, not the destination. Once your story is crafted, we make sure it gets heard and seen as we obtain quality coverage in national, regional and niche publications and websites. Clients benefit from our deep understanding of how media relations operate, as well as our extensive contacts with editors and reporters down the street and across the nation.

CRISIS COMMUNICATION

We help develop cutting-edge responses as part of a comprehensive crisis management strategy for limiting risks to your brand, including messaging crafted specifically for your employees, media and investors.

RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE

We help professionals appear as part of featured industry publication rankings and also prepare entries for various local and national contest opportunities, enabling leaders to be recognized as stars, as well as up-and-coming stars, in their field.

DIGITAL STRATEGY

Social media is a critical piece of marketing today and we help design strategies for tailoring content across various platforms, including Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, while also using metrics to gauge the impact of campaigns.

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

We help position our clients as leaders in their fields – appearing on panels; being quoted as part of trending stories; giving speeches at high-profile events and writing contributed content, all helpful in building a reputation as the go-to expert in their niche.

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HOUSTON, MIAMI, NEW YORK AND GROWING
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HOW WE DO IT

OUR TEAM


With extensive communications, customer service, marketing and media experience from each Haj Media team member, we understand how to effectively navigate complex and sophisticated client needs, while offering a fresh perspective on content generation and digital transformation.

We have been in the newsroom and in front of the camera; worked with government officials and corporate organizations; and strategized for big law and non-profits and everything and everyone else in between.

George Haj
George Haj
President

George Haj is the founder of Haj Media, a boutique media and marketing firm specializing in media strategy, crisis communications and messaging for law firms, corporate clients and non-profits. He has written and spoken extensively on crisis communications and how companies of all sizes can navigate…

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a fast-moving media environment. Prior to starting Haj Media in 2017, George worked in some of the nation’s largest news organizations; he has deep roots and connections with reporters and editors in a range of publications across the country.

A Pulitzer Prize-winning editor, George worked as state editor and executive business editor at The Miami Herald and then was a top editor at the Houston Chronicle, where he directed coverage of the Enron trials, investigations into the federal judiciary and complex business issues. He directed the newsroom coverage of Hurricane Ike in 2008, which was recognized as a Pulitzer finalist for its innovative digital coverage of the disaster.

He also served as editorial director of ALM Media, where he directed a global newsroom of more than 100 journalists and iconic brands including The American Lawyer, National Law Journal, Texas Lawyer, Real Estate Forum and the Daily Business Review. While there, he transformed several brands into digital-first operations, created new products such as magazines and newsletters, and was deeply involved in the company’s recognition events and data-driven rankings of law firms.

A Miami native, he attended the University of Miami and spent an academic year at Stanford University on a John S. Knight Journalism Fellowship.

Jennifer Watler
Jennifer Watler
Communications Coordinator

Jennifer A. Watler is a marketing and communications professional. For the past two decades, Jennifer has worked with many clients across the corporate, government, healthcare, luxury and non-profit sectors, including Abbott Laboratories, Holman Motorcars, Knight Foundation and the SFRTA/Tri-Rail…

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As Marketing Manager for SFRTA/Tri-Rail for 10 years, Jennifer honed her craft in customer service, digital and traditional marketing strategy and implementation, media relations and spokesperson work, outreach, special event coordination and more. Additionally, as a chosen representative and graduate of the esteemed Leadership APTA program, Jennifer spent a year traveling throughout the U.S. to meet and study with top industry leaders, an invaluable experience from which she continues to learn and benefit.

Jennifer has a background in journalism and public relations, strong project-management experience and a passion for community, having volunteered with Best Buddies, Junior Achievement and United Way, as well as supporting various non-profits, including the ASPCA, Habitat for Humanity, Humane Society, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the World Wildlife Fund.

A South Florida native and University of Florida graduate, Jennifer also spent five great professional years in Los Angeles, California and considers herself a big fan of both coasts.

Paula Bosler
Paula Bosler
Communications Coordinator

Paula Bosler is a corporate communications professional for more than three decades, with her career beginning in the WJKS newsroom in Jacksonville, Florida. After moving to Memphis, TN, she joined FedEx. She went on to work in various roles in their Miami Latin America regional office and at their…

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National Hub in Indianapolis, including video production, media relations, international communications, executive support and corporate social responsibility. She has a passion for sharing client stories and growing brand awareness, whether it be a small non-profit or Fortune 100 company. Today, everyone is a brand ambassador.

Paula has worked on nationally recognized philanthropic programming, including 15 years supporting the Trees for Troops program. She is proud to assist the American Red Cross as a volunteer communications lead, helping with regional communications groups during times of disaster.

A Miami native and University of Florida graduate, Paula has enjoyed living and working in different parts of the country, but prefers rooting her Dolphins and Gators on in person.

Juliet Di Frenza
Juliet Di Frenza
Communications Coordinator

Juliet Di Frenza is a New York-based fundraising and media relations professional. For the past 20 years, Juliet has developed a broad skill set in communications, sales and client management. Starting in the nonprofit sector with The New York Public Interest Research Group an environmental and consumer…

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advocacy organization, she rose to Fundraising Director and led an office of canvassers to break five years’ worth of fundraising goals. She has also fundraised for Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center music programs.

Several years ago, Juliet transitioned into Big Law media relations, working directly with firms including Baker Botts, Morrison & Foerster, Milbank and Venable LLP, among others. After leaving agency life she became an independent communications consultant and took on a variety of projects including publicity for a young climate activist, who attained international prominence overnight when she landed on the front page of the Washington Post; the media strategy for the launch of an augmented reality app created by Chinese mobile internet company, Cheetah Mobile and securing funding as an associate producer to cover the postproduction needs of a documentary that went on to screen at Lincoln Center and in film festivals nationwide.

For more than 20 years Juliet has volunteered for environmental causes, and most recently with two grassroots organizations, where she trained members on everything from interview preparation to media outreach and drafting press releases. These days Juliet has shifted her volunteer work toward mitigating food insecurity and other local issues that impact fellow New Yorkers.

Juliet, a native New Yorker, has a double major in Cultural Anthropology and Women’s Studies from Stony Brook University, The State University of New York, and thoroughly enjoyed her study abroad experience in Bangalore, India, during her senior year. When not working she enjoys the beach, art galleries and sampling from the many diverse restaurants New York has to offer.

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What Happens When the Crisis is Over?

Haj Media is proud to support the great work of Executive Service Corps-South Florida and the nonprofits they serve. During a Resilience Training series with the Community Foundation of Broward, President George Haj discussed Crisis Communications preparedness with nonprofit CEOs and shared some st...

Is Truth Still a Reality?

Haj Media is proud to support the great work of Executive Service Corps-South Florida and the nonprofits they serve. During a Resilience Training series with the Community Foundation of Broward, President George Haj discussed Crisis Communications preparedness with nonprofit CEOs and shared som...

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Haj Media is passionate about community and has always been committed to giving back. The company’s philanthropic commitment is varied, helping a number of organizations in distinct ways to promote vital programs and host successful events to raise awareness and funds. Haj Media is dedicated to supporting many causes, some of which include:

  • Cuban American Bar Association
  • Miami-Dade Chapter of Florida Association for Women Lawyers
  • United Way of Miami-Dade
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