we’re a lean team that creates an exponential impact on the brands we partner with.

sara shake

Principal

The MRKT Co.’s Founder, Sara Shake, blends experience in strategy, brand development, creative direction, production, and copywriting to help clients develop brand identities that engage and excite audiences. An agile strategist, Sara brings a keen eye, athletic mind, and refreshing realness to craft compelling campaigns that increase brand value at every touchpoint. She believes in straightforward communication, embracing risk, and always doing the right thing. 

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chana quintero

Creative Director

Chana brings over 20 years of marketing and design experience to The MRKT Co. She works directly with clients to deliver strategic and inspiring creative across all mediums. From conceptual brainstorming to brand implementation, Chana takes a thoughtfully holistic approach to uncover a client’s brand story and create compelling business tools with an exceptionally high level of taste. A huge proponent of team building and collaboration, she leads by example, bringing passion and ambition to every project and always willing to take risks for the sake of making things better.

chanel samson

Senior Copywriter

Chanel Samson brings an editorial eye and passion for brand storytelling to The MRKT Co. 

From defining tone of voice to crafting taglines for a brand activation campaign, she enjoys collaborating with clients to translate their strategic directives into memorable and emotionally resonant experiences between audience and brand.

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leslie ortiz

Art director

With nearly a decade of experience in hospitality marketing, Leslie has been the creative force behind crafting the unique identities of hotels, resorts, and tourism destinations. She uses her extensive background in creative vision and brand visualization to convert clients’ ideas into reality with an audience-first approach. She believes in finding ways to do things differently and better, every time.

melissa grilli

Graphic Designer

Melissa Grilli believes in the big picture. From designing emails to website layouts, she excels at making each design element come together to create a complete experience. She brings her BFA in Graphic Design and a passion for photo manipulation to The MRKT Co., transforming clients’ thoughts into beautiful, tangible creations. 

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jasmine souverein

Marketing Coordinator

Marketing Coordinator, Jasmine Sourverein, uses a versatile skill set of content marketing, public relations, and account management to support all of our initiatives. An integral part of our clients’ marketing strategies, she skillfully manages and engages online communities, while curating and distributing content to build brand presence and trust among key audiences. 

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