OUR CULTURE

Our story, and the stories behind our people

OUR CULTURE

MORE THAN A CAREER – A CALLING

Welcome to the firm that will help you do your best work. We truly believe that everyone is here for a purpose. Our work is a shared performance of incredibly talented people doing what they love for a living. It’s a fun place to be, where teamwork and humor thrive, and scholarship and street smarts play on equal fronts.

We see marketing as a true profession, driven by lifelong learning. We’ve designed our office space as an open newsroom — with no walls, physical or political. We’ve filled the space with a bubbling mix of journalists and analysts, consultants and creatives, facilitators and free-thinkers, researchers and revolutionaries, managers and measurers.

OUR STORYTELLING TEAM

Hugh Braithwaite

Hugh Braithwaite

Founder & CEO

As CEO, I’m the chief storyteller here, which means I spend a lot of time looking at two things: the changing world of media and stories; and our clients changing landscapes to discover the best brand narratives.

Jason Rocker

Jason Rocker

Principal

From elevator pitches to media pitches it’s my job to help our clients talk about, write about and sell their businesses better. We say we create stories that spread but it really comes down to stories that sell.

Sarah Promisloff

Sarah Promisloff

Vice President

As the head of our consumer practice, I specialize in making product launches, store openings and corporate marketing efforts all meet our definition of S.U.R.E.—simple, unique, relevant and easy to cover.

Alex Dalgliesh

Alex Dalgliesh

Associate Vice President

Whether developing marketing strategies and websites or designing media pitches and employee communication programs, I work every day to inspire action.

Steve Wanczyk

Steve Wanczyk

Associate Vice President

I take the complex and make it simple to read, talk about, share and understand. From insurance companies to law firms to financial services, I help B2B companies take their stories out of the shadows and into the mainstream.

Shelly Orlacchio

Shelly Orlacchio

Associate Vice President

I’m a story strategist, media navigator and client confidant, all of which translates into what matters most—breaking through to audiences and moving the needle.

Mark Parker

Mark Parker

Creative Director

I collaborate with seasoned professionals to develop concepts and visuals that illuminate the way successful businesses operate and propel them to greater success.

Lisa Suszek

Lisa Suszek

Graphic Designer

I’m equal parts problem solver, creator, and mind reader. I take people’s words and ideas and give them life with interesting graphics, fun typography and sophisticated design.

Lee Procida

Lee Procida

Lead Content Strategist

I’m a former daily newspaper reporter, and I still do a lot of the same things – uncover fascinating facts and stories and communicate them all in a way that educates and inspires emotion.

Jamie Kloss

Jamie Kloss

Senior Account Executive

I help clients engage audiences in 140 characters and 1200 words. Whether we’re talking turf management, risk management or symptom management, I make complex topics simple and exciting.

Mary Cosmides

Mary Cosmides

Senior Account Executive

I’m equal parts problem solver and story teller. I help clients push through tough challenges,  I help them clarify their stories and then I work with them to deliver smart, strategic and comprehensive strategies that make them come to life – and that makes a difference in their bottom lines.

Andrew Africk

Andrew Africk

Senior Account Executive

I drive content marketing and public relations strategy from idea to execution to placement, using my knowledge of the media and relationships with reporters to help best tell my clients’ stories.

Joe McIntyre

Joe McIntyre

Senior Account Executive

I help clients explain what they do to their clients, customers, the media and, sometimes, themselves. That really means I create, mine and refine their stories.

Frederica Braithwaite

Frederica Braithwaite

Account Executive

From complex insurance companies to cult convenience chains, I help our clients spread their stories to the people and partners that matter most—both inside and outside their walls.

Shana McGonigle

Shana McGonigle

Account Executive

I create intriguing and impactful storylines that pique the interest of important audiences. And then I spread them – securing millions of media impressions in the local, regional and national outlets that mean the most to our clients.

Alex Irwin

Alex Irwin

Staff Writer

As a staff writer, I create the content that our clients depend on – from white papers, blog posts and press releases to speeches and presentations.

Jay Fuegel

Jay Fuegel

Graphic Designer

I’m a visual communicator. I mix strong color theory with slick typography to help our clients tell their stories with style.

Melissa Harris

Melissa Harris

Office Coordinator

As the Office Coordinator, I work behind the scenes to keep the office running and happy. I keep the beverage cooler fully stocked, M&Ms flowing, plan office events, help tackle office issues and constantly work to find ways that will keep our day-to-day operations run smoothly.

Interested in joining our team?

There’s no one kind of high performer here. We’re always looking for people who can bring new perspectives and life experiences to our team. If you’re looking for a place that values your curiosity, passion, and desire to learn, then you have a future here.

To be specific, we are currently seeking senior account managers and interns for summer 2017.

Tell us your story (and send us your resume): Info@GoBraithwaite.com.