Brand Strategist &President
Shanna specializes in brand strategy in innovative business development and is passionate about helping small businesses thrive.
She has 15 years of experience building successful marketing initiatives and managing projects for some companies you’d recognize (Coca Cola, PepsiCo, Hy-Vee, Kellogg’s), and a hundred more smaller businesses that you wouldn’t.
solutions Manager &creative Director
Edward’s resourceful background in marketing, graphic design, philosophy and customer service create an ability to visually communicate business strategy in a very accessible manner. The area between business strategy, and a finished product is where Edward lives. In a way you could say his specialty is client-focused “visual thinking,” but that could be selling him short.
If he’s not in the office you can usually find him taking his family on bike rides & hikes, searching for the newest plants to adorn his home or dreaming of his next outdoor adventure.
Vlad helps Ampersand clients grow by increasing their web visibility through organic (SEO- search engine optimization) and paid search (PPC- pay-per-click) marketing. Having grown up in a digital era, Vlad is passionate about learning and evolving his own thinking with technology available. Vlad loves to talk keyword and traffic analysis, Adwords, Facebook ads, conversion rate optimization, CTR, CPC, CPA, VTR and PBJ. In his free time, Vlad is an international traveler, avid photographer, bike riding enthusiast, history buff, music lover, and occasional yoga practitioner.