“Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” -Benjamin Franklin
From new people on board, to growth within the company—we’re excited to announce we’ve got “People on the Move” within our team!
First, we’d like to welcome Mykayla Guerra, Marketing and New Business Development Assistant! Mykayla is a recent graduate of Creighton University and is known for her love of good coffee, a strong sense of teamwork and the tidiest desk around. Like her favorite quote, “People with great passion can make the impossible happen,” (unknown) Mykayla’s passion makes even the seemingly impossible, possible!
Speaking of passion, Taylor Ceseña has moved into a new and well-deserved role at Merlot, promoting from PR.0 Assistant to PR.0 Digital Engagement Specialist. From copywriting, editing, scheduling and placing ads to implementing and overseeing the social media strategy for our clients, Taylor is our resident social media guru! Her quote to live by, “the best way to predict your future is to create it,” by Abraham Lincoln, is exemplified in her passionate drive and determination.
Chelsea Fink has also moved into the role of PR.0 Coordinator, coordinating three accounts as well as overseeing and copywriting for the Merlot blog, eblast and social media. She also assists with offsite shoots, stepping into the role of Production Assistant and Audio Tech. Chelsea confidently takes on new challenges with creativity and excitement.
Last but not least—Brenda Forman. Brenda has moved into the role of Vice President, Managing Director, overseeing the day-to-day activities and client services of Merlot’s Sacramento office. Her responsibilities include oversight of the business, including team deployment and utilization, team coaching and nurturing, and activities related to executing the annual business plan and to meeting profit and growth objectives. Brenda has been with Merlot now for almost 16 years in February!
Many amazing things are in the works. Stay tuned for more Merlot news and, of course, go team!