ORLANDO, Fla. – Aug. 14, 2014 – BIGEYE, a full-service integrated advertising agency based in Orlando, today announced that due to recent client growth it has hired four new employees, bringing the total to over 22. The number of employees at BIGEYE has doubled since last year, and plans call for a continuation of this aggressive agency growth through the end of the year.
“We are always on the lookout for new talent, and to meet growing client demands, we saw the need to add to our team,” said Justin Ramb, CEO of BIGEYE. [quote]“Our employees represent some of the best in the industry, and we are looking forward to finishing out the year on top.”[/quote]
New employees include:
Megan Bobiak joins BIGEYE as a business development manager. Bobiak brings more than a decade of experience in the industry. Prior to joining BIGEYE, she spent the majority of her career as the marketing director for BankFIRST, a Central Florida-based financial institution. In 2012, Bobiak was recognized as a 40 Under 40 nominee by the Orlando Business Journal. She graduated from Florida State University and received her Certified Financial Marketing Professional certification from the School of Bank Marketing and Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. Bobiak is a member of the Key Initiative Committee for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida.
Lauren Steckroth joins the account management team as a manager and will act as a strategic partner and the liaison between the creative team and clients. Prior to joining the agency, she worked at Lowe Campbell Ewald and MRM//McCann, both part of the Interpublic Group. While there, she handled digital customer relationship management (CRM), TV and radio for both General Motors and Nissan. Steckroth is focused on operational efficiencies to ensure clients receive high-quality work. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Mich.
Justin Sooter joins BIGEYE as a designer. With experience in both graphic and web design, Sooter joins BIGEYE after successfully completing an internship with the growing advertising agency. Sooter is a recent graduate of Flagler College in St. Augustine.
Aubrey Rangel joins the agency as an account coordinator. Rangel comes to BIGEYE after working with another local advertising agency. She is a recent graduate of the University of Central Florida.
BIGEYE is a highly creative and strategic advertising agency that establishes meaningful connections between brands and consumers through the fulfillment of consumer needs and wants. Founded in 2002, BIGEYE was recently named Central Florida’s Best Ad Agency in the Orlando Business Journal’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards.
For more information, visit bigeyeagency.com.
Wágner dos Santos, BIGEYE