A growth-minded creative thinker and problem solver
with 17+ years of professional experience.
From my early days growing up in Cleveland, to my college years in Columbus, to my decade abroad in Hong Kong, creativity has always been my driving force. It has driven my desire to constantly learn more and has propelled my professional evolution from printing and publishing, to editorial production, to web hosting and development, to digital marketing and social media, to photography and videography.
Web Hosting & Development
Skilled at hosting setup and configuration as well as both backend and frontend website design and development.
Creatively minded with hands-on experience designing graphics for digital and print applications.
Well versed in setup, measurement, and reporting of key performance indicators across owned and paid media.
Google AdWordsGoogle AnalyticsMeta Business Suite
Experienced in deploying targeted digital ad campaigns for social media and search engine marketing.
Professional photographer, videographer, and certified drone pilot. Prints available at thatsexton.com.
After EffectsLightroomPhotoshopPremiere Pro
Editing & Copywriting
Excellent writer with industry experience writing and editing copy for major publications, social media, and blogs.
Cleveland.comDFSFortune MagazineTIME Magazine
A proud Buckeye, I graduated from
The Ohio State University in 2005.
My primary area of study was in creative and critical writing with additional study in visual communication design, fine arts, and architecture. Academic accolades include being placed on Dean’s List in Autumn 2003 as well as Spring, Summer, and Autumn 2005.
From small publishers, to industry leaders,
to my own startup, and more.
» Developing and managing the hosting servers, websites, and social media profiles for Stark Enterprises’ full portfolio of commercial, mixed-use, and residential properties, including but not limited to The Beacon, Crocker Park, and Eton Chagrin Blvd.
» Conceptualizing, creating graphics and photo/video content, and executing digital marketing initiatives for public and private events, retail sales and specials, residential leasing campaigns, and more across all properties.
» Strategizing, budgeting, and launching targeted digital ads on search engine and social media platforms for commercial and residential properties across Greater Cleveland, Northeast Ohio, the Midwest, and North Florida.
» Measuring and reporting metrics for all earned, owned, and paid media to leadership team. Utilizing data analytics and key performance indicators to recommend options and refine both micro and macro marketing strategies.