During those years Pat worked with clients such as United Healthcare, Aetna, Sara Lee and FedEx to plan, produce, manage and distribute their marketing collateral, direct mail, books and magazines. His wide range of experience is put into his role to oversee all aspects of client production and deliver as expected regardless of the project type, budget, or deadline.
Pat is also a trained public speaker and consultant. He serves on several boards including as President of the Catholic Business Network of Northern Virginia. His two grown children live in the area and in his free time he and his spouse Sharon enjoy trips to the mountains and an occasional winery visit.
Vice President, Creative
Ric is an innovative and award-winning creative leader experienced in strategic communications and powerful promotions.
As a hands-on Creative Director, he oversees all aspects of the team’s graphic design, copywriting, content marketing, and website design as applied skillfully to individual projects or multi-touch marketing campaigns. Ric's focus is to help local and regional small to mid-size businesses shine through high-quality, targeted communications and branding, across all media from digital, web, and print to social media, video, and events. He has worked alongside global powerhouses such as AT&T and Pepsi, as well as much-needed non-profits including Divine Mercy Care and the American Lung Association, and brings those experiences to clients of all types.
Ric and his family enjoy the full seasons in Virginia with their collie, as well as their faith community, hiking, and watching spirited D.C.-area hockey and football games.
Graphic and Web Design
Sharon is an accomplished graphic and website designer. She creates strong, consistent branding across all media for our clientele.
Sharon is experienced in all forms of print design from logo development to brochures and large format signage. She brings the same design aesthetics to our clients' websites to maintain consistent branding while employing today's website standards and advanced technologies.
Sharon enjoys creating effective designs that maximize client messages while being challenged to use new and innovative techniques. She also enjoys hiking, reading, home improvement projects and spending time with her family when she's not plugged into her computer.
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