Marketing Experience

Director, Marketing & Creative

Ashley - 2014 - present

Marketing Communications Manager

Synacor - 2007 - 2014

Co-founder, Principal

Brandcrush - 2013 - 2003

Marketing & Creative Director

Mellon Creative Group  - 2004 - 2007

Marketing Intern

Institute for Practitioners in Advertising - 2004

Shadowing Experience

NBC News/The Today Show - 2004


k8 creative - 2003 - 2013

Communications Manager

New York State Council for the Arts/Tri-County Arts Council - 

2003 -2004


Achievements + Experiences

Presenter at Facebook HQ

Presenter at Facebook NY

Speaker at Social Media Marketing World

Invited guest at Instagram

Presenter at LinkedIn HQ

Invited guest at Google HQ

Featured on Jay Baer's Social Pros Podcast

Featured in PR News Pinterest IPO article

NASDAQ SYNC IPO facilitator

Featured video on WSJ Live

Work featured at NCTA

Work featured at CES

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Professor

St. Bonaventure University - Integrated Marketing Communications - 2007 - 2011


SUNY Jamestown Community College - Philosophy - 2003 - 2007


St. Bonaventure University

B.A., Philosophy

Minor in English

Concentrations in Business and Pre-Law

St. Bonaventure University

M.A., Marketing Communications

Special focus in integrated marketing communications, strategic planning, and creative message strategy

Oxford University 

Marketing Strategy & Innovation

Studied abroad in England during graduate school, while completing a marketing internship