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Marilyn has spent her career developing integrated marketing campaigns that build brand visibility and business. Among her many accomplishments, she founded the Marketing and Communication Department at Carnegie Mellon University. Prior to CMU, Marilyn led PR at MARC USA. At Rebel Fox Farm Marilyn leads PR and is indispensable during branding initiatives due to her ability to quickly generate big ideas.
Chris is an award-winning marketing communication professional with more than 20 years of experience in marketing strategy, research, analytics, public relations, media planning and buying, digital, social media, writing and community relations. Her diverse background enables her to develop unexpected customer contact plans that leverage all of the tools in the marketing toolbox. Chris is also in charge of social media and manages the strategy and social communities for Rebel Fox Farm clients.
Nikki is a jack of all trades specializing in account management, media relations, business development, creative concepting, influencer marketing, and social media. She has helped develop successful campaigns for major brands such as Kellogg’s, ConAgra, the Canned Food Alliance, Geek Squad, Knouse Foods, Bob Evans, 84 Lumber, Highmark and The Arthritis Foundation. At Rebel Fox Farm, Nikki partners with clients to develop and implement differentiating marketing campaigns that drive results.
Michelle has spent her 25-year career helping small, mid-size, and Fortune 500 brands grow through marketing and business strategy. She has worked at TBWA Chiat/Day in Los Angeles, known for campaigns such as Apple's Think Different and the Energizer Bunny. Michelle later moved to Pittsburgh working in the city's largest marketing communications firms. She is recognized for her ability to help companies innovate and change. Michelle is a graduate of the University of Maryland.
Kevin brings a creative voice to the room during innovation and brand development. He helps teams break assumptions and see beyond "what is," to explore "what could be." His experience spans a wide berth of industries, including deep knowledge in education, health care, technology, manufacturing, professional services, and non-profit work. Kevin holds a B.F.A. in Design from Carnegie Mellon University, and is a graduate of the Entrepreneurial Fellows Center at the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh.
Jennifer is a brand planner with 30 years of experience. She has worked at Saatchi & Saatchi, NY and Hal Riney in San Francisco. Her command of research techniques and the ability to uncover brand and consumer truths help deliver powerful insights for clients. Jennifer holds a degree in Sociology and Anthropology from Western State College. She is a Riva trained moderator and received design research certification through the Luma Institute.
Team Member Experience:
SAP&DC/ Startup Alleghenies
True Value Hardware
United Way of Southwestern PA
University of Pittsburgh
Marmot Outdoor Gear
Carnegie Mellon University
Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB