Lubetkin Communications LLC/Professional Podcasts LLC is an award-winning producer of audio, video, and multimedia content for distribution over the Internet as podcasts, vidcasts, video and audio news features, screencasts and other formats. Read Steve Lubetkin’s bio.
The firm has extensive experience in corporate and financial public relations, broadcast and print journalism, and strategic communications, so it is able to help clients create highly effective, content for Internet broadcasting and dramatic digital photojournalism, and engaging, cost-effective materials that drive client visibility on the Internet.
Steve Lubetkin, our managing partner, has been using computers in journalism and communications applications since 1977, when he was one of the first journalists to cover a Grateful Dead concert using a portable computer terminal. Skilled at identifying ways to integrate technology with communications, Steve has included an email address on his business card since 1988.
Industry Recognition and Client Testimonials
We are highly respected by our clients. Read more about what some of our clients have to say.
We also have been recognized repeatedly for the quality of our work by our peers in the communications industry.
Jersey Shore Public Relations and Advertising Association (JSPRAA)
Lubetkin Global Communications has won six JASPER Awards from the Jersey Shore Public Relations and Advertising Association (JSPRAA) for its audio and video productions.
In 2012, the firm won a Gold JASPER Award in the Television/Video Documentary (10-30 minutes) category for its video tribute, “Leon Levy Honored by Congregation Mikveh Israel,” produced to honor Levy, president of the Philadelphia-based congregation, the second oldest synagogue in North America, for more than 30 years. The video was shown at Levy’s retirement gala at the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia, which was attended by 300 guests including the late US Sen. Arlen Specter and former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell.
The firm also earned a 2012 Silver JASPER Award in the Television/Video TV Special Programming category for a documentary about Congregation Mikveh Israel’s dedication of a new Torah scroll. The video captures the special “siyyum” ceremony to mark the completion of the scroll by a special scribe known as a sofer and includes interviews with the sofer, remarks by the synagogue’s rabbi, Rabbi Albert Gabbai, and shows scenes from the celebration.
The videos can be seen in the Congregation Mikveh Israel category.
In 2011, it won a Silver JASPER Award in the Television/Video Documentary (10-30 minutes) category for its video documentary produced for The Pines at Whiting, a continuing care retirement community in the Whiting section of Manchester Township, Ocean County; and a Silver JASPER Award in the Television/Video TV Special Programming category for its promotional video prepared on behalf of the 2011 American Transplant Congress, a joint event of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons and the American Society of Transplantation held in Philadelphia.
In 2008, Lubetkin Communications/Professional Podcasts won a Silver JASPER Award from the for podcast audio programs it produced for NAPL, a global printing and graphic communications trade association, and in 2009, it shared a JASPER Award for short video documentary with Take This Journey LLC, another Cherry Hill video firm, for this program produced for Samost Jewish Family and Children’s Services of Southern New Jersey.
New Jersey Communications, Advertising, and Marketing Association
Our work has also been recognized by the New Jersey Communications, Advertising, and Marketing Association (NJCAMA) with its prestigious ASTRA Award twice.
In 2012, we received a Bronze Astra Award in the “Video longer than three minutes” category for “Burlington County Chamber Members Learn about County Economic Development,” a video report we produced for the Burlington County Chamber of Commerce.
In 2010, we were honored with a Silver Astra Award for a series of business-to-business audio podcasts produced for The ACE Group, a global insurer-reinsurer.
Our extensive experience in corporate and financial public relations and strategic communications enables us to understand clients’ messaging needs, so we can produce highly effective, award-winning content for Internet broadcasting and dramatic digital photojournalism; and engaging, cost-effective materials that drive client visibility on the Internet.
Biographical Sketch, Steve Lubetkin: A biography of Steve’s background in communications, public relations, and journalism.
High Resolution JPEG Photo of Steve Lubetkin: You can download a 300dpi high-resolution headshot of Steve here.
Steve’s Résumé: Download Steve’s formal résumé.
Download our Consulting Services white paper.
Lubetkin Communications Podcasting Brochure – 2010-09 Revision: Download our new 2010 “Becoming the Media” brochure about video news packages and podcasting.
Courier Post article on our podcasting practice