Andrea Schafer proudly represents several B2B publications serving the U.S. agriculture industry.With a focus on building strong, long-term relationships with clients, Andrea’s goals are to ensure their marketing plans are successful and hit their objectives using options across multiple platforms — all while staying on-budget. In addition to enjoying her job, she is a recovering hockey mom, current soccer mom and very proud Army mom.
Gerry Bogdon has over 20 years of experience serving specialty agriculture with creative, comprehensive marketing plans and solutions. He prides himself on being responsive to the audience and clients' needs of Fruit Growers News, Vegetable Growers News, Spudman, Produce Processing, Organic Grower and National Nut Grower.
Zeke Jennings, editor of Spudman and Produce Processing has worked in journalism for more than 16 years working for both news outlets and trade publications, covering agriculture, food processing, retail, sports and entertainment. Zeke’s goal at Spudman is to be a conduit of information for the people that make up the potato industry and to share the work being done to better this industry and tell the stories of the people in it. Connect with Zeke on LinkedIn or email him for more information.
Greg has over 25 years of experience in graphic design and has worked for Great American Media Services for 15 years. Extensive experience in visualizing and creating layouts for print and digital applications. Primarily Agriculture and Horticulture publications. Greg's interest in these topics extends to personal life with perennial and heirloom vegetable gardens, plus a degree in plant science.
Kristina has 11 years of experience in art direction, graphic design and brand development. Her love for building and shaping brands has landed her seven national advertising awards. She thrives on connecting people and brands through design, technology and data.
Jess brings a creative writing degree and over a decade of professional writing experience to the team. As a career marketer with a background in the design world, she works with clients to make their brand stories stand out. Her specialties are thought leadership, compelling descriptive language, technical details and marketing strategy.
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Becky is an audience insight expert, having working in audience development for more than 13 years. She has a vast amount of experience with the various audiences across print and digital platforms. Becky and her team dig into our entire data platform and, based on the client’s needs, provide them with a target audience for the best performance possible.
Stephanie has more than 15 years of experience in marketing and events with a demonstrated history of success in the trade show and publishing industries. With her diverse skills in event management, digital and email marketing, audience development, social media and branding, she is an essential part of our team.
Kim has 20 years of experience in journalism and marketing. With degrees in journalism and anthropology and a master's degree in integrated marketing communications, she believes in the power of storytelling and information to create connections and bring people together. Her specialty is in combining data and heart to build a compelling brand story, and she loves working with clients to set a unique marketing strategy to drive their businesses forward.