alli goldberg + jen jamula
Founders + Creative Directors + Lead Facilitators
Allison Goldberg + Jen Jamula are co-creative directors of GoldJam Creative, a company dedicated to exploring the influence of the Digital Age on communication, and to bringing comedy and creativity to the workplace. The duo couples their background in performance with extensive research to create and facilitate communication skills trainings across the world.
Jen and Alli were featured on the cover of Time Out New York, which ranked them among “The 10 funniest women in NYC”. They are co-creators of Blogologues, a sketch comedy show in which internet content is performed live and verbatim. Blogologues has been featured in Newsweek, The Daily Beast, CBS, The Huffington Post, NPR and more. Alli and Jen have created content for brands such as The Guardian and Time Out New York, are Creative Consultants, and have spoken and performed at conferences nationwide, including SXSW, Internet Week, and TheLi.st Summit.
Both Alli and Jen are graduates of Yale University.
business development + client experience
Molly leads business development and client experience for GoldJam Creative, in addition to spearheading research and assisting with exercise generation. She works with new and existing clients, manages partnership efforts, and liaises with companies to better understand their culture and issues in order to maximize the efficacy of GoldJam's programming. She ensures a seamless and easy experience working with GoldJam, and assists Jen and Alli in continually updating and developing GoldJam's training programs.
Molly is a graduate of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Email Molly
to begin your relationship with the GoldJam team!
David is a professional actor, comedian, and corporate trainer. After receiving his MFA in Dramatic Art from the University of North Carolina, David spent a decade living and working in New York City as an actor and improviser where he was twice favorably reviewed in the New York Times for his performances with New York Classical Theatre. As a comedian he continued to work with ComedySportz New York as well as trained with Upright Citizen's Brigade while also performing regionally up and down the East Coast in plays, commercials, and tv shows. All of the work naturally transitioned into corporate trainings with GoldJam Creative and others over the past seven years. With GoldJam, David has led trainings in Male Allyship, Presenting with Impact, Pitch Coaching, among others. Clients have included Fortune 100 and 500 companies in industries as varied as Management Consulting, Tech Services, Retail Leaders, Law Firms, and Investment Banks. David met GoldJam Creative co-founders Alli Goldberg and Jen Jamula while studying with them at Yale University.
Research & content lead
Ava is a New York City based coach, teacher, experience designer and professional actor. In addition to developing workshops with GoldJam Creative, she’s helped teach and train teams at: Bark Box, The Penrose, Sweet Afton, The Bonnie, STREETS International, SPACE on Ryder Farm, and Woodshed Collective. She’s currently the creative consultant and content editor to comedian Matt Smith McCormick and works as a private audition and block-breakthrough/goal management coach to a variety of actors and artists. She is also an experience architect and facilitator for the groundbreaking project, SecondBody, that is reinventing how we connect. As a performer Ava has had the privilege to work for a wide range of companies, including: Warner Brothers, Netflix, CBS, AMC, The Lark, Attic Theatre Company, TownStages, Nonsense NYC, The Wild Project, Luna Stage, Sightline Theatre, Wide-Eyed Productions, Superhero Clubhouse, Pipeline Theatre Company, Marvell Repertory, EST, Ars Nova, and The New Ohio. Her corporate clients include: Dunkin’ Donuts, Viacom, Acuvue, Hormel, IBM and Venus. Ava is a graduate of Boston University.