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amanda olsen

Introducing Amanda Olsen

Amanda Olsen, SEO & Content Marketing Project Manager I currently live in Midland, MI but I grew up in Muskegon—only a ten-minute drive from the lake. I have a Master of Arts in English Language & Literature/Creative Writing from Central Michigan University and also spent those graduate school years teaching ENG 101 to freshmen. Aside…

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collin avery

Here’s Collin Avery, SEO and Martial Artist

Collin Avery, SEO & Content Marketing Copywriter I was born, raised and live in Traverse City, MI. I attended high school here before getting an associate’s through NMC and then finishing my bachelor’s in Marketing with a focus on Advertising and Promotion through Davenport University. This is my first full-time marketing role, although at a…

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gordon rozga

Meet Gordy Rozga, Personable Website Developer

Gordon Rozga, Junior Web Developer Born and raised in this beautiful Up-North Mecca that is Traverse City. I’m a self-taught web developer who had contract gigs for a few local agencies and freelanced for a few local businesses. In my previous life, I was bartender at Kilkenny’s Irish Pub here in Traverse City and enjoyed…

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gillian cobb niemisto

Meet Gill, SEO Expert & Horticulturist

Gillian Cobb Niemisto, Senior Content Marketing & SEO Manager I grew up in Williamston, MI and attended Michigan State University where I obtained a B.A. in Professional Writing with an emphasis in Writing in Communities and Cultures. I always yearned to live “Up North,” but wasn’t sure if I could make it a reality. When…

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monica stokes

Meet Monica Stokes, Strategist

Monica Stokes, Strategist I joined Oneupweb in the spring of 2021 and work in the sales and marketing department to drive leads and develop digital marketing solutions for our newest partners. Originally from the arts and museum field, my background includes exhibit curation, collections management and fundraising. I have a bachelor of arts in Visual…

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Meet Brittney Baker, a Do-It-All Account Manager

Brittney Baker, Senior Account Manager I was born and raised in Traverse City, MI. It’s a gorgeous place and by far the most peaceful place to be. I’m a Ferris State University grad with a seasoned digital marketing background. I’ve dabbled in design, websites, marketing strategy and client services. I dedicate my time to providing…

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andy olds

Meet Andy “Funky” Olds, PPC Extraordinaire

Andy Olds: I am not sure of my official title but what I consider my role to be, just as it has been since 1987, and if I may paraphrase Cassanova Rud and Super Lover Cee when they ‘Do The James’; I try to be ‘The Choreographer of the Funky Dope Beat Maneuver’. Meaning do…

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emily nelson

Meet Emily Nelson, Jack of All Digital Content Trades

Emily Nelson, Managing Creative Producer I graduated from Hope College with a degree in Communication. I chose this degree because I thought, “Nobody makes money as a photographer.” Now, I make money as a photographer, but my more holistic marketing background in social, SEO and graphic design inform my approach to creative. I love what…

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shelly brass

Meet Shelly Brass: Accounting Assistant

Shelly Brass, Accounting Assistant I grew up in Benzie County and have always loved the area. I worked for 25 years in the beer & wine industry in multiple roles that included customer service, administrative and accounting. Prior to that, I worked in the hotel industry in various positions from desk clerk to banquets manager….

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tessa lighty

Get to Know Tessa Lighty

Tessa Lighty, Brand Manager From a young age I loved to tell stories and create. Though I never considered myself a particularly creative person, my passion for writing led to a career in journalism, with an emphasis on photojournalism. I graduated from the University of Kentucky and interned at newspapers all over the country during…

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david doran

Meet Dave “Straight Out of the Bag” Doran

David Doran, Director of Strategy I joined Oneupweb in 2014, as a member of the SEO team. Currently, as the Director of Strategy, I lead the Sales and Marketing team; work with project teams on clients’ annual planning and other strategic initiatives; and drive agency-wide strategies aimed at improving technology and services. I’ve spoken at…

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rob disbro

Introducing Rob Disbro, Paid Media Expert

Rob Disbro, Senior Paid Media Strategist Originally from the Lansing area, I received my undergraduate degree in Marketing from Northern Michigan University. My early career was primarily focused on the hospitality and resort industries before making a transition to a full-time marketing position. Over the past four years, I’ve been helping brands both national and…

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