My Objective

I'm committed to using my creative, analytic, oratory, online video and social media marketing skills to help educate and inform people about issues related to the Jewish people and the Land of Israel today. 

Independent Israel Advocate in Action

Spoken to over 10,000 people at theaters, Conferences, Community Centers, Schools, Summer Camps and Synagogues worldwide. Here are a few documented online:

·      Speaking at LimmudLA Conference with Home Game screening - Los Angeles, California

 Click here for pictures of Limmud LA Speaking engagement

·      Speaking on Panel Discussion at the Jerusalem Cinemateque with Nobel Prize Winner Prof. Aumann - Jerusalem, Israel

Interviewed for Newspaper Articles, Bloggers and Radio Programs Worldwide: 

·  Avi on CNN International TV

·   German Newspaper

·    Spanish Newspaper

·    Spanish Newspaper 2

·    Ynet

·    The Jewish Week

·New Jersey Jewish News

·Houston Jewish Herald

·   Israel 21c

·    Florida Jewish News

·    Liberty Film Festival Blog

·    JM in the AM - the most listened to Jewish radio program worldwide

Work History

Work History

Israel Advocacy Video Show on Facebook

Israel Straight Talk

Hard hitting Israel Straight Talk to inform, educate and help people feel more confidant about standing up for Israel.

2007 - Present

Founder and CEO

12Tribe Films Foundation

·      Internet and social media marketing to help people connect with, and be more informed, about Israel.

-      Established not for profit organization to provide movies and cultural programs to communities and organizations to allow for a more comprehensive understanding of the Jewish people and the State of Israel today.

·Produced a movie called “Home Game” about the untold Human Story of Gush katif youth during the 2005 Disengagement

·Developed communications and marketing program to promote screenings of “Home Game” worldwide. Over 400 screenings occurred worldwide, including Israel, North America, Australia and England.

·      Network with Jewish Communities and Jewish organizations worldwide to set up events and programs to help educate about the Jewish people and the State of Israel.

Jul 2010 - Present

Acting Director

Chizuk Now

Direct support to families and communities in Yehuda and Shomron.

Challenging times are upon the Jewish people in the State of Isreal and especially upon those who live in Yehuda and Shomron. Chizuk Now works towards supporting and encouraging the people of Yehuda and Shomron in the following ways:

- Working directly with community leaders and local social workers to find the projects in need of assistance to support and encourage people to continue living in Yehuda and Shomron.

- Supporting morale building events to encourage and support people to continue living in Yehuda and Shomron

- Supporting youth programs to encourage and support the youth to be proud of living in Yehuda and Shomron.

Feb 2010 - Jun 2011

COO

Veobrand

Creating innovative online video solutions to help companies, organizations and individuals brand themselves and convert views of their online videos into engagements and actions.

We can ssist you with your online video strategy from A-Z, including any or all of the following:

- Video production

- Enhancing your videos and video landing pages to be engaging

- Promoting your videos online

2002 - 2007

Change Management Consultant

Accenture

·  Supported the Bank Communication/Motivation/Training teams in formulating and implementing an integrated training and communications strategy

·  Led a team in managing the design and rollout of new banking procedures for central offfices and branches across the country during the implementation of a new banking computer system

·  Managed a Project Reengineering assignment to identify technological, operational and organizational improvements in the bank

·  Designed, implemented and managed a Scorecard Measurement process to manage employee performance during the change program

2000 - 2002

Change Management Consultant

Accenture

Workforce Transformation Project at a Multi-National Telecommunications Company 

Designed training curriculum, developed the courses and designed eLearning solutions; Design Knowledge Management solutions for over 10,000 users across the USA

Change Management Project at a Multi-National Business Telecommunications Company

Designed global communications and traning strategy for over 10,000 end users worldwide for SAP system implementation

Education

Education
1999 - 2001

MA

1996 - 1999

BA

Baruch College
1993 - 1996

IDF

Military Service