Pat has over 30 years of Marketing Experience. Formerly the CEO and founder of Aspen Marketing. Expertise in Leadership, Creative and Product Development. Having a tremendous track record of delivering positive, measurable results for many verticals. Pat was named Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst and Young in 2008.
VP, WGLC Sales
Mike has over 35 years of Automotive Marketing Experience as a Domestic/Import Franchised Dealer and Executive Vice President for two of the largest Automotive Marketing Agencies in the U.S. Expertise for delivering a great customer experience and consistent results with his Sales Teams has enabled him to work with OEM, Tier II and Tier III Marketing Programs on Local and National Levels.
Director of Operations
16 years’ experience with a Marketing Services organization in the automotive vertical, including telephony, digital and print. Specialized in Client Services, Sales, Operations and Vendor Relations.
VP, Campaign Sales
Todd Evans is an automotive digital and direct marketing expert with over 30 years of leadership, training, and experience in the industry. Todd is driven by an entrepreneur spirit, faith, and a passion for car dealers to separate from the pack and succeed. Throughout his 31 years serving automotive dealers, Todd has built a reputation for developing and implementing success strategies specifically for the automotive industry.
A Texas based graphic designer, illustrator and videographer with over 10 years of experience working in studio and independently as a freelancer. Throughout his career he has helped build brand identities and promotional material for political campaigns, small businesses as well as created well rounded illustration, advertising campaigns and digital products for corporate companies. Brandonn brings years of knowledge and design experience to Aspire.
Manager, Client Services
Tami Coatney has over 35 years of automotive marketing experience. She started her career while in high school at a local Cadillac dealership. Upon graduation, she was employed at General Motors for 13 years under the divisions of GMPP and Pontiac Motor Division. 21 years later, she is still working directly with some of those she worked with during her days with General Motors. She specializes in customer service, data-mining, direct mail and email campaign solutions.
With 15 years of experience in the Marketing Services organization, Juan specializes in print and direct mail. Leading a production team for 10+ years, he has managed teams for companies like Dealertrack Technologies and Cox Automotive.
Jill has more than 10 years of marketing expertise throughout a variety of industries. Her knowledge includes market research, campaign development and implementation, as well as brand management. Jill holds a bachelor’s degree from The University of Baltimore and MBA from The University of Delaware.
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