Heidi R. Klaimitz

Heidi’s background blends international media, corporate communications and work within the social sector. She is the Co-Director of the New York City Venture Philanthropy Fund and Co-Chair of their Grants Committee.

Heidi began her career in New York licensing international broadcast rights. After an assignment in London she spent many years in Milan marketing and promoting Mediaset and its growing number of channels, exhibition circuit and production in Europe. She has worked as a consultant in marketing, media and communications in the United States and Europe. Heidi is a member of the Educational Outreach Committee for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and has completed the grantmaking program at NYU’s Heyman Center for Grantmaking and Philanthropy as well as Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business Executive Education Middle Management Program for Nonprofit Managers.