Meet our Senior Team
With hundreds of films, events, and talent in our portfolio, our team provides clients with a unique synergy and innovative campaign ideas that leave a lasting impact.
Janice Roland (Founder/Partner)
Janice Roland has been working in public relations and marketing over 25 years. She began her career in personal and product publicity and quickly moved over to events, running hundreds of film premieres and special events over the past few decades. Her presence on the red carpet puts talent, industry, and press at ease. Her area of expertise grew to encompass awards campaigns, film festivals, and film and television campaigns. Janice is a voting member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
Shannon Treusch (Founder/Partner)
Shannon Treusch has been working in public relations and marketing for over 25 years. She began her career in consumer marketing and research, and later moved into entertainment public relations. Since moving into publicity, she has handled hundreds of film campaigns as well as unit, corporate, personal, and television accounts. Favorite film campaigns over the years have included Hoop Dreams, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Being John Malkovich, Run Lola Run, and Y Tu Mamá También. Shannon is a voting member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
Steve Beeman (Founding Member/Senior Vice President)
With Falco Ink since its inception, Steve Beeman has worked in public relations and marketing for over fifteen years alongside Roland and Treusch. Among his notable campaigns are George Clooney’s Good Night and Good Luck, Richard Linklater’s Waking Life, Before Sunset, and A Scanner Darkly, Lee Toland Krieger’s Celeste and Jesse Forever, Michael Haneke’s Funny Games and Cache; Tom Six’s The Human Centipede (parts 1, 2 and 3), Ti West’s House of the Devil and The Innkeepers, Nicolas Winding Refn’s Bronson, Valhalla Rising and Only God Forgives, Bong Joon-Ho's The Host and Snowpiercer, and Gabriella Cowperthwaite’s Blackfish. Steve is a voting member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Michelle DiMartino (Senior Account Executive)
Michelle DiMartino joined Falco Ink. in 2011 and oversees theatrical, multiplatform and festival releases. Notable campaigns include Whit Stillman’s Love & Friendship, Matt Ross’ Captain Fantastic, Netflix series Making a Murderer Parts 1 and 2 and Evil Genius; Andy Serkis’ directorial debut Breathe, Nia DaCosta’s Little Woods, and Nicolas Winding Refn’s Only God Forgives. In addition, she has helped plan and execute the annual New York Film Critics Circle Awards gala for several years.
Erica Abrams (Account Executive)
Starting out at Falco Ink as a publicity assistant, Erica has become an integral member of the Falco team. She oversees theatrical, digital and festival release campaigns. Recent theatrical campaigns include After The Wedding, Saudi Women’s Driving School, Dragged Across Concrete, Them That Follow, Far From The Tree, Weed The People and many more. Recent festival campaigns include Hearts Beat Loud, Little Monsters, All About Nina, Coming Home Again. She has also handled the publicity for The Museum of Illusions. Erica graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a B.A. in Advertising and Public Relations and a minor in psychology.
Liza Connor (Account Executive)
Liza Connor joined Falco Ink in 2018. She oversees theatrical, digital, and festival release campaigns. Notable campaigns include Little Woods, Evil Genius, Maiden, The Mustang, Blow the Man Down, Teen Spirit and many more. Recent festival campaigns include The Personal History of David Copperfield, Seberg, Late Night. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame with BA in Film, Television, and Theatre.
Samantha Prete (Publicist)
Samantha (Sam) Prete joined Falco Ink in 2018, shortly after graduating from Manhattan College with a BA in Communications and Film Studies. She works on theatrical, digital, and festival film campaigns, where she facilitates both traditional & digital PR. Some of her favorite campaigns that she has worked on are Netflix’s Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened, Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator and HBO’s Leaving Neverland. Other notable campaigns include The Dawn Wall, Hail Satan?, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, Depraved, and Memory: Origins of Alien. She also works on the publicity for NYC’s The Museum of Illusions.
Ricky Cruz (Director of Business Affairs)
Ricky has been with Falco Ink since 2014. He is responsible for conducting the company’s daily financial and operational functions, works directly with the Partners to develop major company policies for business operations, and further provides overall guidance regarding budgeting, purchasing, payroll and other related administrative needs.