All Press Releases for December 16, 2022

Marjorie W. Martay Celebrated for Dedication to the Nonprofit Industry

She has achieved much, appearing with her late husband in a 20 minute segment on a PBS program regarding entrepreneurs and working with Psychology Today when very few women were involved in media.

    NEW YORK, NY, December 16, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marjorie W. Martay has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Driven by her personal motto "Each one of us has the strength to make a difference," Ms. Martay presently excels as the Executive Director of City Limits, a 46 year-old nonprofit digital news organization that provides readers with in-depth investigative reporting on critical issues impacting New Yorkers. Previously, she gained valuable expertise in the field as a co-founder and executive vice president of Nomad Editions and as a cultural fest producer for the Smithsonian Institution.

During the early stages of her career, Ms. Martay co-founded Selling, a magazine co developed with Cap Citi / ABC, she helped launch Hippocrates/Health magazine and eventually owned by Time Inc. She also helped launch Science 80 magazine and worked with the initial launch of Working Woman Magazine. In conjunction with her work, she is also the founder and executive director of ArtW Global and was a member of the board at the New York Foundation for the Arts and the Institute for Women in Art at Rutgers University.

An expert in her field, Ms. Martay completed liberal arts and economic geography courses at Rutgers University, architectural courses at Boston Architectural Center and painting courses at the San Francisco Art Institute. Due to the reporting success of City Limits, the organization has been featured in the New Yorker. Additionally, she received a Business Leadership award in 2016. Throughout her career, she has achieved much, appearing with her late husband in a 20 minute segment on a PBS program regarding entrepreneurs and working with Psychology Today when very few women were involved in media.

Though her career has been filled with highlights, Ms. Martay is most proud to have motivated and mentored women and then established ArtW, a non profit organization that advocates for women artists worldwide. She also started Women We Create, a global platform for experiential journeys and blog that highlights the achievements of female artists of all disciplines. The cornerstone of her success lay in her persistence and innovation by marrying her creativity with her business acumen. In the coming years, Ms. Martay aims to help the organization gain momentum and continue to foster women in all the arts.

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