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KPS3 hires Michael Leonardini as creative director

KPS3 is excited to announce it has hired Michael Leonardini as creative director. Leonardini will lead one of the firm’s two digital and creative teams, providing innovative design solutions for a wide range of products and projects. He will direct creative strategy and help bring client creative insights to life. Michael will also lead the charge for KPS3’s creative content creation service line. “Michael’s creative talent and matching drive is a rare combination,” said Kevin Jones, COO of KPS3....

KPS3 hires Sarah Polito as VP of client strategy

KPS3 is thrilled to announce it has added Sarah Polito to its growing and talented team, as vice president of client strategy. Polito brings more than a decade of successful and diverse integrated marketing experience to KPS3. She will collaborate and engage with KPS3’s clients across a variety of industries to lead marketing communications strategy. Sarah joins KPS3 from Cisco Systems, where she developed and executed marketing and communications plans to acquire and inform more 28,000 attendees for its...

KPS3 hires Tim Bain as search and digital media specialist

KPS3 is excited to announce it has hired Tim Bain as a search and digital media specialist. His responsibilities include managing, executing and analyzing SEO, SEM and digital media strategies for digital clients across a variety of industries. “Tim’s business-oriented mindset, extensive knowledge of web analytics and his SEO skills make him an asset to KPS3’s search and digital media team,” said Bob Whitefield, KPS3 VP of growth marketing. “Tim has invaluable experience managing his own company’s SEO—he excels...

KPS3 hires Brandon Barringer as designer and web developer

KPS3, is proud to announce it has hired Brandon Barringer as a designer and web developer. His responsibilities include creating and executing a variety of projects with the design team, including custom websites, ads, collateral, digital and email campaigns. “Brandon has a reputation for translating a clients’ vision into a reality,” said Kevin Jones, COO of KPS3. “His knowledge in both design and web development is an asset to our agency. We’re thrilled to have him aboard.” Barringer brings...

KPS3 hires Brittany Silva as account director

KPS3 is excited to announce it has hired Brittany Silva as account director. Silva’s responsibilities include providing strategic marketing direction to support the growth and success of her clients, day-to-day project management, and ensuring KPS3 deliverables meet the highest quality standards. “We’re thrilled to welcome Brittany to our team. Her experience with strategically guiding both digital and traditional marketing projects makes her a valuable addition,” said Mike McDowell, VP of Client Strategy for KPS3. “I’m confident that she’ll help...

Lizbeth Alvarez earns Certificate in Principles of Public Relations

Lizbeth Alvarez, public relations coordinator at KPS3, has successfully completed the Examination for the Certificate in Principles of Public Relations (CPPR). Alvarez is the seventh student from the University of Nevada, Reno to earn the CPPR.   The CPPR is administered by the Universal Accreditation Board (UAB), which also administers the Examination for Accreditation in Public Relations (APR). According to the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the CPPR is an entry-level certificate designed to demonstrate a fundamental level...

KPS3 receives 6 awards, Best of Show at PRSA Sierra Nevada Silver Spikes

KPS3, a full-service marketing and digital communications firm, was recognized by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Sierra Nevada Chapter with multiple honors at the 2019 Silver Spikes Awards. The Silver Spikes are awarded to the best in public relations tactics, programs and professionals in the community. KPS3 submitted entries in five categories and received six award designations. KPS3 received four Silver Spikes, the organization’s top honor, one Bronze Spike and a Best of Show for earning a...

KPS3 hires Joe Hopper as director of SEO and digital media

KPS3 is excited to announce it has hired Joe Hopper as a director of SEO and digital media. His responsibilities include managing, executing, and analyzing SEO, SEM, and digital media strategies. “Joe has an extensive knowledge of web analytics and search skills which make him an asset to our growing search and digital team,” said Bob Whitefield, KPS3 VP of growth marketing. “He has an impressive digital marketing background and we’re happy that he’ll be working with us to...

KPS3 hires Ryan Sullivan as account coordinator

KPS3 is happy to announce it has hired Ryan Sullivan as an account coordinator. His responsibilities include strategizing with the marketing team and developing and implementing campaigns for a wide range of clients and projects. “Ryan has an extensive pool of knowledge in digital marketing that is ideal for our team and client needs,” said Andy Walden, KPS3 VP of client strategy. “His tech-savviness, expertise with the latest tech platforms and business-growth knowledge make him a great addition to...

KPS3 hires Michael Gollaher as search and digital media specialist

KPS3 is thrilled to announce it has hired Michael Gollaher as a search and digital media specialist. His responsibilities include supporting KPS3’s digital efforts by managing search optimization, digital ads, research strategy and more. “We’re excited to have someone with Michael’s experience join our team,” said Bob Whitefield, KPS3 VP of growth marketing. “His positive attitude along with his knack for digital marketing and proven leadership skills will help us continue fulfilling our clients’ needs and visions.” Gollaher joins...