Thoroughly Modern Marketing: Powering up community through fearless content.
We are a community-focused and technology-driven non-profit educating and inspiring our readership through the publication of progressive, unfiltered and connected content. TMMPDX is an excellent resource for business owners and executives looking for marketing advice and for marketing professionals seeking cutting-edge industry information. Meet the TMMPDX team:
Lisa Peyton is one of the top digital marketers in the Pacific Northwest, serving as Executive Editor for Portland’s Internet marketing resource TMMPDX.COM. She has created and implemented digital strategies for companies such as Toyota, Intel, Power Rangers and Lightspeed Systems. Lisa was a pioneer in the social media industry, capitalizing on the power of social media to increase her clients’ online visibility and overall marketing efforts. Lisa specializes in comprehensive digital strategies including social media strategy and development, search engine optimization, paid social media advertising, social media monitoring and social media training and consulting.
Lisa was also an early Twitter user and has launched several successful Twitter campaigns. She was nominated for a SoMe Award for the work she did for West Cafe, helping the struggling restaurant keep it’s doors open during the recession. Lisa was also recognized for her portrayal of Mad Men character Bobbie Barrett on Twitter. Tweeting as the hit TV show’s notorious vixen – along with Peggy Olson, Don Draper and Jimmy Barrett – garnered national attention and a SAMMY Award Nomination.
Jennifer Peck, Director of Business Strategy for
TMMPDX.COM offers today’s digital marketers nearly 15 years of marketing, sales and management expertise. She is currently Director of Outbound Programs at AFS Intercultural Programs, USA, where she pioneered email marketing, website content enhancements and social media strategies. She currently integrates digital and traditional marketing into program operations. Jennifer understands the challenges and opportunities of today’s in-house marketer including proving ROI to sell digital marketing internally, staying abreast of the latest online trends and tools, and most importantly, creating a multi-channel user experience for customer acquisition, conversion and retention. Jennifer is a resource for non-profits, private sector companies, small businesses and marketing agencies which are using online marketing and organizational development to drive success. Jennifer brings a breadth and depth of expertise in developing high achieving teams through hiring and training, project management, as well as facilitation and training. Jennifer is also the project manager for the SoMe Awards, Portland’s social media awards.
Daniela Araujo has over 7 years of experience in the online marketing industry. Her online marketing experience covers a broad spectrum of small to enterprise level businesses: from education and technology to tourism, real estate, automotive, financial and e-commerce. Daniela currently works at White Horse, an interactive advertising agency in Portland, OR. She manages Paid Search, SEO and Display campaigns. She got her start as a Jr. Account Manager at ValueClick Media in 2005, managing and optimizing display ads campaigns. She also worked as a Paid Search Account Manager at LessonPlanet.com and as a Search Strategist at EngineWorks Inc.
Amanda Bernard has over 6 years of experience in multimedia marketing and advertising including online marketing and traditional media. As co-owner of a graphic design studio in Los Angeles, Amanda oversaw all marketing and advertising for the studio. She then headed to the East Coast to join an advertising and PR agency as Media Manager, where her role was to develop and implement multimedia advertising strategies and work closely with media representatives to negotiate advertising contracts for clients. But Amanda was again drawn to the West Coast and she was immediately hired as a Paid Search & SEO Account Manager at a search engine marketing agency in Portland, Oregon, where she solely managed all aspects of PPC & SEO campaigns for some of the agency’s top clients. Amanda has since moved on to working as a full-time freelancer and she is currently growing her own search engine marketing client base as well as partnering with other agencies to provide internet marketing services. Amanda is passionate about search engine marketing, search engine optimization, social media marketing, and developing cutting-edge marketing strategies across multimedia platforms.
Joe Snell is a Front End Developer and Digital Strategist and a Portland Native. For over a decade, he developed, deployed and managed all digital marketing and strategy for a local business. For the past few years, Joe has spent time fine tuning his craft at Portland State University while working on several side projects. Joe specializes in responsive web design and mobile internet development. He is also experienced in developing and managing WordPress sites. You can find more about Joe at joesnellpdx.com.
Currently, Joe is thrilled to be the Technical Director for Thoroughly Modern Marketing. In addition to maintaining the site, Joe is working on improvements that will enhance our user experience. Where you might find him: Timbers match at the Jelly, Backpacking the Cascades or coaching youth soccer.
Heather English is a Portland native and is excited to be embarking on her journey into blogging, social media, and analytics. She has a background in data management and reporting, currently working as a Sales System Specialist for Wacom Technology. Recently Heather has returned to school and will complete the Digital Marketing Strategies Certificate Program at Portland State in February 2013.
Heather is quite active. You can often find her down at the local pub watching a Packers game, hiking in the Gorge, catching a local live show, baking pie for her roommates, or planning her next travels.
Associate Editor for TMMPX.COM. Jane Park is a Digital Marketer and Revenue Analyst with 6 years in the hospitality industry. She received her degree with concentrations in Psychology, Sociology, and Business Management and is certified in Digital Marketing Strategies. From Seattle, and now Portland resident, she loves all things PNW.
Wendy Hwang is a social media marketing strategist focused on helping businesses engage and grow their online community. Wendy has a degree in marketing and communications and recently completed Portland State University’s Digital Strategies Certificate Program. She serves as associate editor to TMMPDX.COM where she features digital marketing events in Portland, OR. Wendy also contributes articles to FacebookAdvanced.com.