By establishing a relationship with Contempo Communications, you gain instant access to a team of proven experts in their respective fields. Whether you’re looking for creative design, custom publishing or event marketing, we have the ability to implement your strategy to perfection. As a client, you can expect us to help you solve your toughest problems. Get started today by contacting the team member below whose expertise would best fit your specific needs.
Firm Administrator, Contempo Communications
Anna Sary joined Contempo Communications in May of 2013. As Firm Administrator, she is responsible for keeping things organized and moving forward – both internally and with the distribution and circulation of CBC Magazine. Anna spent the previous 14 years in the same capacity with Zinner & Co. LLP, a certified public accounting and management consulting firm in Pepper Pike. She received a Master’s degree in Special Education from Kent State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education from Grove City College. After teaching for a year in Charlotte, NC, she returned to Cleveland and found she loved working in an office environment and contributing to staff and business development for smaller companies. With an itch to explore her more creative side, Anna is looking forward to the exposure she will have to design, event planning and publishing at Contempo. Anna resides in Strongsville with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys quality time with the family, overcast days, laughing, music, entertainment magazines and recently became a Pilates fan.
Editor, CBC Magazine
CBC Editor Thomas Skernivitz recently marked his 20th year as a professional journalist. A 1988 graduate of Bowling Green State University, he spent 10 years with the Medina Gazette, covering local sports and businesses as well as Cleveland’s professional sports franchises. In 1998 he moved to trade magazines. While employed by Advanstar Communications and Questex Media, he covered a variety of industries, from dermatology to agronomy to construction. A native of Garfield Heights and currently a resident of Berea, Skernivitz spends as much time as possible with his wife and two sons, ages 4 and 2, while trying to mix in some exercise, gardening, wine tastings, and Indians games.
Senior Art Director, Contempo Communications
Nick Pietravoia has worked in the Professional sports graphic design and communications market for over a decade. He joined Contempo Communications after working at FDI/Pukka Headwear located in Findlay, Ohio where he developed graphic packages for the PGA, NHL, NASCAR, and NCAA. Nick performs like the professional athletes he immortalizes working masterfully in clutch situations using his easy-going attitude, sense of humor and passion for his work. In order to successfully maneuver a project through to completion, he uses his abilities in conceptualizing, design, and communication. Nick works closely with vendors on various marketing collateral projects, oversees the quoting process and ensures quality through to deliverables.
Art Director | New Media, Contempo Communications
Jonathan Hoffman – who has ten plus years within the industry – prides himself on versatility. Jonathan started his career as a graphic designer at American Greetings Corp. where he gained valuable knowledge in type layout, color study, and production processes. He then moved on to being a self-motivated art director at Fidanza Engineering Corporation where he developed the company’s complete brand style, photographed products, coordinated ad schedules and designed trade show displays. Since joining the Contempo Communications team Jon has utilized his desire to learn and explore even further by adding web design/development, publication production and IT to his skill set, a skill set that gives him the ability and experience to contribute in a multitude of scenarios.