the dirty dozen. er... twenty, give or take.
How do you arrange twenty (or so) of the most talented people you're likely to ever run across? Alphabetically, of course.
senior Account Manager
Savoy brings over 12 years of extensive hands-on experience in project management, administering many types of projects, including retail branch prototypes, merchandising programs, and integrated marketing campaigns, plus TV and radio. He has a unique talent for building lasting relationships with clients, as well as delivering superior results on time and within budget.
How Savoy ticks:
Favorite band: Soundgarden
Superhero of choice: Spider-Man
Special talent: Moonwalking up steep hills
Maya attended the University of North Florida where she studied graphic design and digital media. After graduating, she, her husband, and her two dogs packed themselves into a car and drove west. They settled in Seattle and she joined our creative team as a designer. Maya loves all aspects of design, from CMYK to RGB. She brings her passion, drive and positive energy to every project she touches.
more about maya:
Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
Believes in: The power of white space
Favorite ampersand: Adobe Caslon Pro, italic
Jeremy’s love for album covers, posters and books is what lead him to study graphic design at Seattle Central’s Creative Academy. He brings a unique perspective to every project with a variety of creative experience ranging from music writing to corporate marketing design, and even illustration for children’s magazines. When he’s not designing, he enjoys hanging on the beaches of the Puget Sound with his wife and daughter.
under the microscope:
Home Region: Rural north-central Kansas
Previous Career: 20 years as a rock & roll drummer
Movie Quote: "Light the lamp not the rat! Light the lamp not the rat!"
Brooke believes your brand is the most important thing you own. That's what drives her to bring passion and energy to every training session she facilitates. With over 15 years in marketing, business development, and sales, client relationships and helping others develop their own personal brand are at her core.
Charity: Credit Unions for Kids
Gourmet Food: Cooks her own
Traveling: The World
A fast thinker who's quick on his feet. Jake hails from Missouri. He came to Seattle for a girl, and we're thankful for it. He's a hell of a copywriter with talent oozing from his Cardinals hat.
How Jake sees things:
Sports: Yes, please
Lunch of choice: Food truck burrito
Neighborhood: Cap Hill
Bruce is a guy that wears his emotions on his toes. Really, he paints them fresh every week. It's that attention to detail that he brings to his work making things look exactly the way they're supposed to.
Bruce likes nice things:
Nail polish: Cascade Green
Neighborhood: The I.D.
Cartoon Character: Daffy Duck
When she's not off in the woods hunting for leads, this Sasquatch aficionado spends her time producing and promoting outstanding internal marketing for WMG. From webinars to press releases, there isn't much she can't do.
How Barbara gets down:
Mexican City: Los Cabos
Yoga: Only Hot
Body of Water: Lake Sammamish
As the office's de facto mom, Barbara often goes above and beyond her accounting responsibilities. She makes sure we all fall in line, clean our plates, and celebrate each and every birthday.
Vacation spot: Roslyn, WA
Motorcycle: Honda Valkyrie
Book: A good one
Traffic & Production Coordinator
Kathy manages our print merchandising, large format graphics and print collateral processes while bringing engineering ideas and innovation to the team. With over 25 years experience in print, program and account management, Kathy has worked for large companies in the Seattle area like Quality Press, Industry Sign & Graphics and Eddie Bauer.
When she’s not working, Kathy loves cooking and baking and dreams of opening a little café someday. She also loves sailing (sail over power any day of the week!) and once sailed around The Abacos in the Bahamas for three months on a 30’ sailboat, cat aboard.
Some of Kathy's favorite things:
Happy place: On the water
Meal out: Breakfast
Sport: Fly fisher since age 7
Before joining our team, Joshua spent eight years as a project and production coordinator for an advertising and marketing agency in Southern California. He decided to relocate to Seattle with his wife after visiting and falling in love with the Northwest. With a broad array of experience ranging from campaign coordination and client management to creative collaboration and workflow trafficking, Joshua also has experience working with financial institutions.
The scoop on Joshua:
Hometown: Whittier, CA
Favorite Band: The Jam
City to visit: Jaipur, India
Professional Installer/Branch Consultant
With over 40 years of commercial and residential construction experience, Bruce is not a "stand back and point" kind of guy. He's a hands-on tradesman with an abundance of skills ranging from concrete to carpentry. He has worked for several corporations, including Roland Constructors, Marriott, Boston Market, and his own commercial/residential construction company, Rainhaven Builders.
Unique Inventions: Designs and builds them
Living: Off the grid
Professional Installer/Branch Consultant
Dana has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. She's a master interior and structural designer with skills in many trades including tile setting, hanging and drywall repair, and custom entry and interior doors. Prior to joining Weber Marketing Group, she worked for a home builder and a civil engineering firm.
All about Dana:
Known as: Bruce's better half
Foodie: Will try any cuisine
Photography: Macro (bugs and insects)
Senior Multimedia Designer
Eric practically invented the internet. In an Al Gore kind of way. He's a master of the keyboard, a website whiz. There isn't an IT problem he can't fix or at least make up an answer for.
Drink: The hard stuff
Commute: Bus rider
Design: Motion graphics
Senior Graphic Designer
Amanda is extremely immersed in the print and design community, and is continuously expanding her knowledge of the design world. She will identify the bakery down the street by its use of typography in its signage, not the quality of its scones.
Amanda grew up outside of a small town in the Sierra-Nevada Mountains, not far from Yosemite. Hitting the trails, slopes, lakes and rivers were all a part of her daily life and to this day she still loves the outdoors and is an avid rock climber and backcountry skier.
More on Amanda:
Hometown: Twaine Harte, CA
Favorite mountain: K2
Most likely spotted: Scaling a cliff
Ashley came to us from central Virginia with marketing project and account management experience. She has an MBA in Marketing, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Merchandising & Interiors, as well as a Bachelor’s in Business Marketing. Her detail-oriented, efficient style and out-of-the box, innovative ideas make her an exceptional account manager for our clients’ naming, branding and merchandising projects.
According to Ashley:
Can't get enough: Hiking and travel
Side job: Freelancing tailor/seamstress
Motto to live by: Never try the same thing twice
Senior Account Manager
Lisa has over 20 years of experience in marketing and account management. She expertly guides bank and credit unions through naming and branding projects, and integrated marketing campaigns, with her marketing and account management skills. Lisa also facilitates staff brand training programs for clients.
Lisa really loves:
Condiment: Maple Syrup
Childhood dream: Becoming a Mountie
Bikes: To work (when it's nice out)
Libby first developed a passion for agency life while contributing coordination and project management skills as an account services intern for a Portland-based B2B agency. She previously worked as a Marketing Director for a private dining club with catering facilities in Seattle. She's excited to be a part of the team at Weber, assisting with retainer and project work.
Guilty Pleasure: Taco Bell
Hometown: Baker City, Oregon
Football: Go Cougs!