We're doers and thinkers, wordsmiths and communications strategists. We know companies have stories to tell and we help to tell them to the right audience at the right time on the right channels. ModKaf's senior leadership team has been doing that for more than 40 years combined.
For almost 20 years covering Wall Street for Bloomberg News, Sophia defined news strategy and delivered market insights and content-rich stories that educated audiences and changed perceptions. She brings a keen awareness to how the media operates given her previous roles as a bureau chief and national reporter and editor.
Sophia plans brand-building campaigns, develops content strategy for companies large and small, and secures placement for clients in outlets such as the Financial Times, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal among others.
She received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Lehigh University and a Masters of Science in Strategic Communications from Columbia University. She is a volunteer with Compass, a Washington-based organization offering pro bono strategic consulting to nonprofits and serves on the board of The School in Rose Valley, one of the nation’s oldest progressive elementary schools.
Julie brings over 14 years of experience in the financial services industry managing internal employee and leadership communications across multiple businesses, channels and regions. As the former head of internal communications for Deutsche Bank’s Asset and Wealth Management division, she led communications for 10,000 employees increasing leadership profiles and messaging, building collaborative communities and creating and delivering content through multiple channels.
She brings to companies diverse tactics in developing stronger two-way communications, delivering organizational transformations and building transparency and trust in business cultures.
Julie received a Bachelor of Science from Boston University and a Masters of Science in Strategic Communications from Columbia University. She serves on the board of Laurel House, a not-for-profit that helps individuals of all ages and families recover and sustain mental health to lead fulfilling lives.