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Peter Mitchell

Chairman + Chief Creative Officer

Former Wall Street Journal reporter turned marketer... led original truth antismoking effort... idea person and copywriter... frequent speaker across the globe on social marketing... lots of creative awards (Silver Anvil, Emmy, Gold Davey, etc)... terrible dresser... met wife on plane to Amsterdam.

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April Salter, APR, CPRC

President + Chief Operating Officer

Counselor to top public officials and corporate leaders... former communications director under Florida Gov. Lawton Chiles... has alphabet soup of credentials (APR, CPRC)... native of the Conch Republic (Key West)... campaigned to save libraries and rhinos from extinction... sold rhinos poop on eBay.

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Robert Bailey

Research Director

Economist turned pollster turned social-marketing researcher... would call himself a "data anthropologist" if he knew what it meant... diverse range of assignments spans from promoting Las Vegas tourism to preventing youth suicide... interests include behavioral economics, complexity science and South Park... takes jujitsu as an excuse to wear pajamas in public.

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Lisa Hall, APR, CPRC

Director of Public Affairs

Steady leader of major public affairs efforts, including largest land preservation deal in Florida history... spent 17 years in journalism before moving to PR... master of the news angle that gets noticed... scored the credentials (APR, CPRC)... packs fierce tennis serve... Oklahoma gal with attitude to match.

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Christene Jennings

Director of Behavior Change Marketing

Spent 10 years in traffic safety... pushed initiatives for tweens and teens... global speaker and trainer on behavior change marketing... data driven... led campaigns on clean water, health, sex education... vegetarian... met husband at punk show... plans to be rock star in next life.

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Christina Neuhauser

Director of Administration

Finance and admin whiz who keeps Salter>Mitchell on track and on budget... former account technician with the U.S. Attorney's Office... has master's degree in mass communication theory and research (emphasis in corporate marketing)... ecclectic taste in music... feng shui'ed her office.

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Karen Ong

Creative Director

Devoted to making complex information simple ... her creative ideas have led to happier marriages and prevented the pollution of Tampa Bay ... loves trains ... wants to be on The Amazing Race ... likes her design like she likes her house: clean ... has a dog that is blind in one eye ... started career as a photographer.

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Heidi Otway, APR, CPRC

Director of PR & Social Media

Seasoned PR strategist... Social Media influencer... attention-getter... former TV news producer... loves a wild pitch... has the creds (APR, CPRC) ... forged campaigns to help households get out of debt and to sign up tens of thousands of kids for health insurance... don't mess with her softball game... loves coffee

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Randy Washburn

Media Director

Thirty years experience in advertising... former senior VP at Carat USA... media manager, planner and buyer for top clients... oversaw ad agency relations at Arbitron... taught media planning and buying... Southern boy, transplanted to Los Angeles... has two pound puppies, Rooster and Lobie.

Terry Stavoe

Director/Producer (consultant)

Award-winning producer, director, writer and editor... former director of broadcast production at Crispin Porter + Bogusky... honored at Cannes, the One Show, the Emmys, the Clios, the Andys, the Addys... has appeared in own productions... supposedly related to Abraham Lincoln.

Sara Isaac

Strategist & Copy Chief

Social marketing strategist and word nut... has headed up some of our most talked about campaigns... likes leading workshops on social marketing... former reporter and editor... specializes in teen safety, health, and the environment... known to Sharpie in missing apostrophes on signs... with three teens at home, is always willing to work late.

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Levi Thornton

Senior Web Architect & CTO

Spent the past 15+ years building tech products from the ground up…. work has been written about in Forbes and Time Magazine…knack for bridging the gap between technology and business management…lead contender in office handstand championships ...spearheaded critical Salter>Mitchell initiatives such as Pizza Wednesdays and Dunkin Donut Everyday.