Ron Marcus, Marketing Cheerleader
Ron is the leader of Shindy Media, and has been working in branding and marketing communications for 25 years. He has both broad and deep experience with all kinds marketing strategy and tactics. He is a true multi-disciplinarian with the rare combination of big picture thinking and tactical execution. He’s worked for many years on both the client side and the agency side. Ron’s forte is helping startups and companies re-inventing themselves to develop and align their culture and brand, then create and execute winning branding and marketing strategies. He’s worked with a wide variety of B2B companies in diverse industries. He’s also helped a number of nonprofits optimize their marketing programs.
Ron currently serves on the board of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, San Diego Chapter. He is also an accomplished public speaker and presenter, corporate video producer, musician and martial artist. When he’s not working, Ron plays in a band, teaches and practices karate, and volunteers.
Ron is a Southern California native and has called San Diego home since 1985.
"Fall seven times to stand eight times; life starts from now."
"There is no failure; only feedback."
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Marissa Marchant Mansfield, Graphic Designer
Marissa is a conceptual art director and graphic designer that specializes in logo design, illustrations, branding, print, packaging, branding, shopper marketing and web design. Marissa’s skills include both traditional and digital design and illustration.
With over 20 years experience, she has a good eye for design and a keen sense of color. In addition, she is able to provide strategic insight, translating these ideas into creative solutions custom-tailored to the goals of each client or business.
Overall, Marissa believes in meaningful and engaging work coupled with a philosophy based on thoughtful and unique designs that make a difference.
Jorge Pires, Web Designer and Developer
As a valuable asset to the Studio’s team, Jorge is lightning-fast when it comes to the inner workings of websites. Arriving in San Diego from New England over eight years ago with a BA in Computer Science and extensive agency experience, Jorge continues to keep up-to-date on current online technologies. His expertise is focused on PHP and front-end development, while specializing in WordPress and Magento. A
habitual traveler when work allows, Jorge spends his free time golfing and followingsports on TV.