Patty Cisco, MBAPrincipal and Founder
Mary TangemanDirector of Digital Strategy
Jason AdamsDirector of Digital Strategy
Jason Adams is a champion for his clients. He acts as their eyes and ears in the fast-paced and highly advanced world of digital marketing. With his team, Jason follows a values-driven approach to developing strategies, uncovering new opportunities and delivering the results his clients want. Along with strong leadership skills, Jason brings a wealth of knowledge from more than a decade in various industries, including industrial manufacturing, robotics and web design.
Tara Miller, MBADirector of Digital Strategy
Since joining Marketing Essentials, Tara has become engulfed in the entire inbound digital marketing process. While she brings with her abundant skills and knowledge, it is her advanced project management skills that are most helpful in this dynamic role. Tara enjoys collaborating with the team to achieve common objectives and monitoring the impact of her work in real-time. When she’s not at work, Tara likes to be out on the golf course or spending time outdoors with her friends, family, and her favorite German Shepherd.
Jackie TiddMarketing Coordinator
Jennifer YoderDigital Marketing Project Coordinator
Jennifer is a creative, innovative marketer with over 16 years of experience in the field. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business, majoring in marketing and minoring in psychology. Jen’s passion is getting to the bottom of what drives people’s decisions in order to help them find what they need—even if they didn’t know they needed it. She thrives off of the fast-paced environment of marketing and enjoys organizing and creating new strategies. When she isn’t tackling new challenges at work, she loves spending time at home being challenged by her husband and two children.
Mark Cisco, CPAChief Financial Officer
Mark BlackfordDigital Data Strategist
Danielle BeckerDigital Data Specialist
Jenna SchultzUX/UI Web Designer & Developer
Tyler LouthUX/UI Web Designer & Developer
Kyle JohnsonUX/UI Web Designer & Developer
In his never-ending journey to learn everything about the web, Kyle Johnson has recently turned his focus to optimizing websites to meet their maximum potential. When Kyle unplugs from the wild world of technology, he enjoys binge-watching Netflix, playing guitar and spending time with his friends and family. Kyle also enjoys the great outdoors and camping trips with his wife. He always makes sure to bring his camera along in case nature decides to gift him with an amazing opportunity.
Ask Jason what he does for a living and he’ll tell you he doesn’t work a day in his life. His love for videography is more of a passion than a job, and every day brings exciting new challenges. Ever since he began studying communications and film at BGSU, he’s worked on a wide array of projects, from television shows to commercials to online videos. For his efforts, he has won two silver Telly awards, which honor excellence in video and television. The shifting focus from broadcast to online digital marketing has allowed him to master new skills and find creative new ways to highlight a company’s culture, brand and products. In his free time, he’s often still behind the camera practicing photography and experimenting with new equipment.
Haley MillerInteractive Digital Designer
Adding another creative perspective to the mix, Haley Miller enjoys coordinating, scheduling, and executing inbound marketing initiatives at Marketing Essentials. Although Haley is responsible for curating and posting content, she enjoys contributing to digital design projects and strategic discussions as well. Haley loves to spend her free time outdoors and preparing for her growing family.
Kelly BraunContent Strategist
Kelly Braun was born to write. An award-winning writer with more than 20 years of experience, Kelly understands how to communicate effectively with a broad range of audiences. Responsible for crafting blogs, white papers, and website content, Kelly also enjoys participating in marketing strategy and campaign development. When she’s not engulfed in research or writing at Marketing Essentials, you’ll find Kelly reading, working out, or enjoying the company of her young daughters.
Claire GiesigeContent Specialist
Brooke TaylorDigital Channel Specialist
After having honed her marketing skills in the finance industry, Brooke Taylor enjoys the dynamic team environment at Marketing Essentials. In addition to coordinating and executing inbound digital marketing initiatives, Brooke enjoys participating in marketing strategy and campaign development. When she is not crafting email or posting social media or blog content, you are likely to find Brooke enjoying the company of her young daughters and husband.
Brooke KranzDigital Channel Specialist
Sarah MescherDigital Channel Specialist
Sarah Mescher brings an eye for design and passion for exploring new marketing trends. She enjoys brainstorming with her team and clients to create online content, designs and marketing strategies that deliver results and help companies achieve their goals. Her experience in graphic design within the manufacturing industry and at a print shop provides diverse capabilities for her clients. Outside of work, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband and four young, energetic children