Editorial Staff

Dan Strempel
Senior Analyst/Editor
Dan Strempel is the Senior Analyst/Editor of Simba’s Business and Professional Group where he oversees the publication of Professional Content Report and associated market reports. Since 2005, he has led the business and professional team in the publication of an expanded list of report titles, including Global STM Publishing, Global Professional Publishing and Wireless Information in Professional Markets. In addition, Dan executes in-depth customized research projects and represents Simba at industry conferences and events. Prior to Simba, Dan was managing editor at Westfair Communications in White Plains, N.Y.—the publisher of Westchester County Business Journal and Fairfield County Business Journal—where his work earned recognition from the Connecticut Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. In 2004, The Business Council of Westchester named Dan as one of its “Rising Stars: Forty Under Forty” award winners. Dan is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a degree in Journalism.

Valerie Chernetskyy
Publishing Manager
Valerie Chernetskyy is the Publishing Manager for Simba Information, where she oversees the production of all newsletters and reports published by Simba. Additionally, she manages online publishing for Simba's four newsletter websites. In 2007, Valerie joined the company as Analyst/Assistant Editor of Simba’s Yellow Pages Group. Prior to that role, she was an editorial assistant at Stamford’s daily newspaper, The Advocate, where she covered local news and events. Valerie holds a Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in journalism and a Master’s degree in Communications from Fairfield University.

Farah Pierre
Production Assistant
Farah Pierre is the production assistant for Simba Information, helping to layout and edit all newsletters and reports published by Simba. Farah joined the company in 2009 while she was working as a production assistant for a magazine company in Stamford. Prior to both positions, Farah worked as a temp for many prestigious companies all located in Stamford.