MEGAN MACEACHERN founder / owner
As a former executive for several of the world’s largest entertainment and hospitality brands including Hard Rock International, Clear Channel and A&M Records, Megan has built a vast network of marketing and media relationships throughout the U.S. and abroad. She’s consulted with KOR Hotel Group, Margaritaville, Virgin Atlantic and Food Network, which led her to start her own agency. By blending a strategic vision with creative flair, she’s been able to successfully launch products and brands into the national spotlight through innovative storytelling.
MIKE STOMMEL communications strategist
Mike is a seasoned media professional with over 17 years of experience leading high-impact client campaigns for some of the nation’s most established and respected brands including Margaritaville, Caesars Las Vegas, The Palazzo Las Vegas, Renaissance Hotels, Ronald McDonald House, Zuma Ventures, Ticket Socket, Habanero Hot Sauce and Equity Residential. Prior to venturing off on his own, he was in charge of major accounts at Los Angeles based PR firm, the Wagner Agency, handling the KOR Hotels and Resorts and Domaine Restaurant Group accounts. Mike is recognized among his peers for delivering original and creative marketing and public relations campaigns that result in significant national media attention.
KYRIAN CORONA communications strategist
Kyrian has been designing creative public relations campaigns for nearly two decades, in the realm of hospitality, urban development, arts & entertainment, and upscale lifestyle. She has directed international PR and social media programs, new product launches, red carpet events, and strategic partnerships for major brands and clients including Walt Disney Pictures, Tournament of Roses, Killefer Flammang Architects (Ace Hotel), and SRKArchitects (Los Angeles Athletic Club).
RACHEL MAE FURMAN creative / branding director
A branding wiz and lifestyle curator, Rachel Mae has visually created brands for 15 years. Considering herself a documentarian, Rachel’s background in marketing and brand strategy combined with a graphic design education combine perfectly to direct brand aesthetic, personality and lifestyle, with specific marketing goals in mind. With a specialty in home and hospitality clients, Rachel leads all creative aspects of Shiny Object Co, including design and event concepting, promotional materials and social media initiatives.
THOMAS LEE BAKOVSKY art director / designer
Thomas is a graduate of Pasadena Art Center and former Art Director and Senior Designer at the Wagner Junker Agency in Los Angeles. He has worked on a wide scope of projects, from Eagle Rock Brewery to rebranding the Las Vegas Design Center. Urban development has been a mainstay in his portfolio, with clients including Parkmerced (San Francisco), the Hollywood Tower (Hollywood) and Pacific Electric Lofts (Los Angeles).
DAVID KAUL designer / artist
As former Art Director at Tiny Rebellion and Senior Designer at Creature, David’s expertise was developed in advertising agencies with various global clients. David’s keen attention to detail in this marketing-focused environment, assures a design direction that fits the client’s aesthetic and promotional needs. As a fine artist himself, David is as effective at creating original artwork as he is behind the computer.