About

Since starting its flagship publication, CityScene Magazine, in 1999, CityScene Media Group has been dedicated to producing high-quality publications with compelling content. Through our partnerships with clients across the Columbus area, we have gone on to publish six community magazines, including Dublin LifeHealthy New Albany, Pickerington, Tri-VillageWesterville and Discover Grove City. In addition to forging lasting partnerships with these communities, we also regularly work with area arts organizations, Chambers of Commerce and leading event organizers to produce event guides, chamber directories, visitors’ guides and other professional publications.

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CityScene Media Group Staff


Kathy Gill, President and CEO
614-572-1248
kgill@cityscenemediagroup.com

Originally from Garden City, New York, Kathy is an OSU journalism alum and an experienced print and digital publishing executive. One husband, four daughters, two dogs, Kathy loves tennis, reading and travel. Born Irish, raised a Buckeye!


Gianna Barrett, Vice President-Sales
614-572-1255
gbarrett@cityscenemediagroup.com

Gianna has been a proud member of the CityScene Media Group team since 2002. An avid Cincinnati Reds fan, Gianna enjoys spending time with her family as well as playing tennis and sand volleyball.


Mallory Arnold, Associate Editor
614-572-1251
marnold@cityscenemediagroup.com

Mallory graduated from Ohio University and joined the CityScene team at the beginning of 2019. After working for in broadcast journalism for a year she's excited to dive headfirst into editorials. She's always looking for a good story to write, and can't get enough Harry Potter, protein bars and Ariana Grande. 


Lydia Freudenberg, Associate Editor
614-572-1245
lfreudenberg@cityscenemediagroup.com

After graduating from The Ohio State University with a degree in journalism, Lydia joined the CityScene team in 2018. Her work is mostly editorial and but she does work with sales, which keeps her on her toes and constantly interacting with different people. Lydia loves everything Disney, true crime and almost any dessert that features chocolate.


Rocco Falleti, Associate Editor/Account Executive
614-572-1257
rfalleti@cityscenecolumbus.com

Rocco was born and raised in Youngstown, Ohio. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a degree in communications. When he is not writing for CityScene, he enjoys listening to music and going to concerts, running, and spending time with close friends and family.


Zoë Glore, Assistant Editor/Account Executive
614-572-1256
zglore@cityscenemediagroup.com

A recent Otterbein alumna with a BA in journalism and communication studies, Zoë works in both sales and editorial at CityScene. With a radio background, Zoë loves live arts and entertainment events, making CityScene the perfect fit. Zoë is an avid concert-goer, enjoys spending time with friends and family, and checking out new taco places around Columbus.


Diane Trotta, Account Executive
614-572-1243
dtrotta@cityscenemediagroup.com

Originally from Cleveland and an alumna of Cleveland State University, Columbus remains “home” since 1998. Diane has worked in sales for the past four years. She is an avid yogi and also enjoys painting, drawing and playwriting. She has two sons who are both actors.


Paula Harer, Account Executive
614-572-1249
pharer@cityscenemediagroup.com

Paula grew up in Cincinnati and came to Columbus to attend The Ohio State University where she earned a degree in journalism. She has three grown children in Chicago, Los Angeles and New York and one red-haired dog named, of course, Red. Paula is an avid cyclist. 


Jessica Flowers, Office Manager
614-572-1259
jflowers@cityscenemediagroup.com

After living in Germany and South Korea for six years, Jessica is excited to move back to her hometown of Columbus and join the CityScene team. She enjoys singing and performing with various local bands and organizations, as well as getting her sweat on at Bikram. Her real love and joy though is spending time with her husband and daughter.