John’s background spans nearly everything creative for business, including content writing, branding, graphic design, and more.
He serves as a marketing consultant and content developer for B2B, Technology and Retail clients throughout the US. His background ranges from Marketing to Store Operations Management, HR, as well as Customer and Employee Relations. The retail chains he’s served range from smaller, multi-site chains to publicly-traded, national retail chains with 100+ locations.
In 2006, John founded Creative Stream Marketing, serving national retailers, tech companies, and B2B companies across the US. John has worked with numerous start ups, early stage, and established companies with revenues of $50m+, both strategically and in providing tactical marketing services, developing brands and increasing response to their businesses.
With a diverse background in sales, marketing, and customer service, Sam brings a unique offering to Creative Stream. He received his MBA in 2015 and a BSBA in Marketing Management in 2014. Sam worked in sales for 2 years and sold to a wide variety of industries while working with employees at every level. Prior to working in sales, he was the internal marketing associate for 3 years at a privately owned steel company in Youngstown, Ohio.
Sam has a thorough understanding of marketing practices and provides a strong voice for our writing team. With his education and work experience in B2B and B2C companies, Sam is able to effectively communicate our clients’ offerings in a creative way that is both engaging and informative. He is capable of writing content for blog posts, articles, white papers, social media posts, emails, and website marketing copy.
In addition to writing, Sam is also extremely organized and helps keep our team on track by managing project information and assigning tasks internally to ensure our clients’ needs are met in a timely manner.
With a variety of experience in design and technology, Stephanie brings that range to the table for Creative Stream. She has a background in graphic design, audio/video editing, web design/development, email marketing and project management.
Stephanie is able to serve our clients with fresh design that keeps them moving forward while staying true to their brand. These design projects include a variety of website graphics, case studies and white papers, trade show booths, business cards and other marketing materials.
Beyond graphic design, Stephanie serves our clients and our team internally as a digital problem solver on various web development tasks, email marketing and other technical/digital responsibilities.
Mark has a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts with a focus in Painting and has nearly five years of graphic design work experience. With a strong background in art and design, he has become a tremendous asset to the Creative Stream design team. His skillset encompasses drawing, painting, illustration, graphic design, as well as some knowledge of animation.
With an eye for detail and an ability to create compelling designs from scratch, Mark is an extremely beneficial asset to our team. He has a gift for creating beautiful work, which our clients will now benefit from.
Outside of work, Mark is a lifelong student of art and design. He enjoys learning just about everything he can and has been playing drums since he was 14.
Star is a strong communicator and seasoned project manager. She has successfully managed hundreds of projects, from marketing campaigns to 500+ person conventions and events. She has directed teams of designers, project managers and marketers to effectively complete large-scale client projects.
She bring’s expertise in e-commerce, B2B and B2C environments and thrives on projects with various details and multiple moving parts. Star carries the dynamic ability to bring diverse teams together to execute against project goals and tight timelines—maintaining a fun and enjoyable work environment while producing a solid deliverable for the client.
Star offer’s a unique combination of creative and analytical—from crafting email campaigns to managing the details of multiple projects—meeting project goals on time and on budget.