An agency is only as strong as its team.

Our subject-matter experts are all highly skilled and own the strategy for their area of expertise.

Our Leadership

Shama Hyder
Founder and CEO
Scott Thompson
Chief of Staff
Oliver Hays
VP of Public Relations and Strategic Communications
Ayla Whittington
Creative Director
Megan Noorman
Editorial Director

Meet the team

Brittany Frey 
Director, Public Relations
Emmi Buck
Associate Director, Public Relations
Chelsea Bowers
Public Relations Manager
Laura Often 
Public Relations Manager
Emily Currens
Public Relations Specialist
Alex Blott
Public Relations Coordinator
Mary Grace Granados
Associate Director of Content Strategy
Sammie Stiehle
Paid Ads Manager
Katie Nell
PR Specialist
Scotlyn Ogle
Social Media Manager
Hannah Gordon
Content Editor
JoAnn Yoshida
Associate Director of Social Media
Alexandra LeBlanc
SEO Strategist
Hannah Begley
Content Writer

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