Jeff Spokes is the founder of Spokes Marketing. He has more than 19 years of Sales and Marketing experience working to help small and medium-sized businesses achieve their goals. His educational background includes a Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.
In 1991, Jeff began working with businesses to promote themselves on radio in the Northern Virginia area. He moved to Charlottesville, where he was the Sales Manager of a start-up radio station. In 1997, Jeff moved to Baltimore and worked at V103 as well as 92Q before becoming the Sales Manager of WWIN-FM and then WERQ-FM.
In 2006, Jeff founded Spokes Marketing, whose mission is to “Help small and medium-sized businesses Find, Get and Keep customers with a structured Marketing Approach and Effective Media and Online Presence.” Since then, Spokes Marketing has helped dozens of companies utilize media effectively, create and enhance their web presence, and build their brand.
Jason Cohen is a digital marketing strategist and creative thinker with more than 20 years experience on both sides of the table, serving as marketing manager and as consultant to organizations large and small.
Throughout his 20+ years in the trenches, Jason has managed marketing campaigns for Pizza Hut, Sony, RJ Reynolds, MTV, Pepsi, M&M Mars, Comcast, the University of Maryland system and more. He has served in a variety of roles, including: Marketing Manager, Business Development Specialist, Communications Director, and now, Vice President of Digital Services at Spokes Marketing.
Jason’s education includes receiving a Master’s Degree in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the University of Baltimore.
Lynn Straus has 25 years of Sales, Marketing and Customer Service experience with a strong background consulting Government and Corporate accounts. Lynn takes pride in providing the highest level of customer service to her clients. She enjoys working with clients to ensure their success.
Ryan brings nine years' experience in Account Management in traditional and online media, from the Baltimore Sun to WMAR-TV and Apartments.com.
Ryan has a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications, Strategic Public Relations and Integrated Communications from Towson University with a minor in Electronic Media and Film.
Ryan plans to use his education, experience and extensive network of contacts to help Spokes Marketing continue to grow.
To say Mike is our Senior Designer and Developer is an understatement. Mike has been putting together great websites for Spokes Marketing for three years, and for Rockit Marketing years before that. Issues are NO ISSUE for Mike as he dives in and fixes problems we know about, and even those we don’t.
Our customers love working with Mike, and he brings a great attitude and tons of skill to all our projects.