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Creating business value through emotional currency

Leadership

Jon Fox

| President

Jon has a Bachelor's degree from New York University and almost 20 years' experience marketing some of the world's biggest brands including AOL, Pepsi, and Sony. When not leading Flightpath, he's a father, rock-and-roll singer, and marathon runner.

Steven Louie

| Creative Director

Steven exercises an impeccable design sense and meticulous attention to detail as Flightpath's Creative Director, lead designer, and captain of the user experience team. He has immersed himself in digital design since his graduation from Columbia University with a Bachelor of Science. Steve is a diehard Yankees fan and Mac enthusiast.

Cliff Medney

| Chief Creative Strategist

Cliff is Flightpath’s Chief Creative Strategist, which is to say he is passionately into creative ideas: concepts that work hard at making strategic sense and a business difference for our clients. Cliff has worked at big agencies like BBDO and big companies like Nabisco. When not creating or strategizing, Cliff is a big-time walker in NYC, especially Central Park with his wife Josana and adopted Airedale Abby. A graduate of the University of Georgia (Go Bulldogs!) with a major in sociology, Cliff still loves the study of human interaction almost as much as he loves interacting with dogs! @cliffmedney

Denise de Castro, PMP

| Vice President, Director of Client Services

Denise has worked in digital media for over 10 years; what started as a hobby turned into a full career. Passions include traveling, food, wine and the great outdoors (hiking, camping, fishing, kayaking, sailing, and snorkeling). She's recently backpacked the Kalalau trail along the Nā Pali Coast of Kauai, HI, and is ready for the next adventure. At Flightpath, she’s always excited to work with a great team of various specialists. Her clients include BMW, Tishman, and Conde Nast. Denise graduated with a Bachelor's degree from Pace University. @deniselao

Erin Graves

| Vice President, Client Strategy & Engagement

With 10 years of marketing communications experience, Erin is a lover of all things strategy. Digging deep into a client's brand, she is always listening to client needs and the landscape to create a sound marketing strategy that both engages and connects with their audiences. A California girl at heart, Erin spends her free time exploring Jerz, catching waves, practicing yoga, and writing creative nonfiction. @surfergrrl

Alex Lindgren

| Director of Technology

Alex has over 12 years of expertise in technical development. At Flightpath, he oversees all technical projects from start to finish. Alex specializes in ASP, Java, .NET and database design. He believes that keeping up with the ever-changing industry is key: He is certified as a Sitecore Developer, and has recently attended Drupalcon and iPhone workshops. Alex is the proud owner of a HomeAgain pet star, Lola. When not at work, Alex enjoys practicing Spanish, dancing salsa, traveling, sailing, and helping others. Alex serves as the web master for the World Organization for Positive Action. @alexlindgren

John Lee

| Senior Director of Digital Marketing

John Lee brings more than ten years of enterprise software marketing, business process improvement and computer hardware marketing experience to his post. He has designed interactive marketing programs for companies including Cisco, Konica Minolta, and Kyocera. John holds a B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing from San Francisco State University. @johnlee27

Full Staff

Shannon Boenigk

| Production Designer

Shannon graduated from Quinnipiac University with a BA in Interactive Digital Design. She grew up in New Jersey right outside of New York City. When not designing, she enjoys painting, watching sports, and traveling. She's visited many countries as well as lived in Spain for four months in 2011. Shannon began at Flightpath as an intern before becoming a full time designer.

Kate Bonanno

| Account Executive

Born and raised in California; Kate moved to Manhattan after graduating from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a degree in English. After working as a marketing coordinator for a few years; she decided to switch gears and jump on an opportunity as a digital producer at mcgarrybowen where she worked on Marriott, United, and Motorola, among other big brands. Her love for working with and simultaneously bringing together people across different disciplines (creative, strategy, tech, etc) is what propelled her to Flightpath. When not at work; Kate enjoys reading, writing, exploring the city, and spending as much time in the sunshine as she can.

Seth Bronstein

| Senior Account Executive

Seth Bronstein is a graduate from the University at Albany with a B.A in Information Science. It was a passion for web design which brought Seth to the Flightpath team as a Project Manager. In his free time, Seth enjoys playing jazz saxophone, silkscreen and block printing art, Doctor Who, and going to concerts with friends.

Stephanie Bousquet

| Marketing Manager

Stephanie Bousquet is the Marketing Manager at Flightpath. She is passionate about the ever-changing marketing world, video production and understanding why certain things catch on. After graduating from the University of Connecticut with a degree in journalism, she spent 3 years hustling at a digital marketing startup focused on happiness, positivity and good news stories. Needless to say, she is a big fan of puppy videos..

Jeffrey Bustos

| Digital Marketing Manager

Jeffrey majored in Philosophy at Florida International University; after deciding that exactly 42 grains of sand make up a heap, Jeffrey decided to focus in digital marketing. His passion lies in digital storytelling, analytics, and transmedia. He also enjoys reading, board games, a good beer and chocolate milk. On the weekends he finds himself in hackathons, creative workshops, and social good projects in urban planning.

Bei Cao

| Developer

Bei has a Master's degree in Computer Science from CUNY. She is an experienced programmer with a diverse skill set and background. When not at work, she enjoys shopping, going to restaurants and watching movies. Originally from Kumming, China, she has a lovely son, Jason.

Beck Delude

| Social Media Coordinator

Beck is originally from the wicked awesome city of Portland, Maine. After graduating from college in New York City she knew this was the place for her and began her career working in public relations and social media for lifestyle and beauty clients. From these experiences she learned that her true passion was all things social! In Beck's extra time she runs a street style blog that features plus size fashion found on the streets of NYC: manfattan.com. She can often be found with a Dirty Chai Tea in hand perusing Instagram!

Max Duggan

| Interactive Designer

Max is a designer, artist, and creative person from Oklahoma. He has a Bachelor's in Visual Communication and an Associate's in Information Technology. His passion is user experience and branding. When he's not designing, he's been known to make woodcut prints of armadillos and work on a photo series about truck drivers.

Michael Feola

| Developer

Michael Feola is a graduate of Fordham University in the Bronx, where he studied Computer Science. Michael also has W3Schools certification in HTML and CSS. Michael’s past work as a freelance graphic designer and web programmer paved his way to Flightpath, where he enjoys his full-time role as Developer. Among his responsibilities, Michael enjoys producing websites and emails, including .Net development and working with content management systems such as Umbraco. His weekends are usually spent relaxing and catching up with friends while they kill each other in random video games.

Cavol Forbes

| Senior Account Executive

Cavol has always had a special interest in computer science and technology, but that required advanced math courses, so he received his BA in English/Journalism at CUNY York College. He is aware that his name is strange, and as a result will often answer to anything. Outside of work, he enjoys the company of his closest friends and tries to make as much time to do absolutely nothing as possible. Special interests include fashion, mixology and trashy reality TV.

Frances Fuster

| Social Media Coordinator

A Queens native, Frances graduated from Queens College majoring in English and Political Science, with the awful realization that she did not want to pursue a career in law. Although she fenced sabre in college, this was not a feeling she could 'parry,' and landed an awesome internship at Flightpath. Her time spent as an intern allowed her to grow into a full-time Social Media Coordinator. Aside from social media, Frances enjoys performing improv, playing the ukulele, writing comedy sketches, running with her dog and California dreaming.

Kyla Grant

| Account Executive

Kyla is a graduate of Howard University in Washington, D.C. where she gained her B.A. in Broadcast Journalism. After spending her senior year reporting and writing for ABC News, Kyla dove head-first into advertising. Her career shift blew her to the Windy City of Chicago where she fell in love with Account Management and spent two years immersed in digital as an Account Executive on the Jenn-Air brand. Itching for a change in scenery and new challenges, Kyla is taking bites out of the Big Apple at Flightpath. She is passionate about community service and dedicates tons of her free time to mentorship. She also loves smiling and occasionally sings at underground blues lounges.

Brett Grau

| Interactive Designer

Brett graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Interaction Design and Art. After interning with Flightpath in the summer of 2011, she was thrilled to come aboard as a full time designer. Outside of work, Brett has a passion for food, and loves cooking for her friends and family.

Everett Hutton

| Senior Account Executive

A country boy at heart, Everett first arrived in NYC via New York University and has inhabited the concrete metropolis for over a decade. His marketing experience spans a variety of Fortune-500 brands such as Nokia, Verizon, P&G, Pfizer, IBM and J&J Consumer Brands, to name a few. Outside of work, he is passionate about the outdoors, exploring NYC neighborhoods, reading/watching science fiction and fantasy, working out, and spending time with his family.

Michelle Kelarakos

| Social Media Strategist

Michelle is a native New Yorker but took a short break during her tween years living in Greece with her family. She started off her career in public relations working with leading brands in lifestyle and beauty. From there, she transitioned into social media, making her hobby into a career she's always wanted. In her spare time, Michelle is always looking to make new discoveries and dishes them out in bite-sized portions on her site AmuseBoucheBlog.com. If you’re wondering how she gets the energy it’s not with caffeine but with Sour Patch Kids or Kit Kats. @MichelleRakos

Charmbaro Lee

| QA Associate

Charmbaro grew up in Michigan and is a graduate of University of Michigan where he studied psychology. After traveling extensively in Europe, he decided to move to NYC for adventure and employment. He started in publishing at Thomson Reuters and later took an interest in web development and completed the web development program at General Assembly. After working as a front end developer in ad agencies and in finance, he as moved on to quality assurance at Flightpath. Charmbaro spends his free time traveling, working out, attending EDM festivals, and practicing muay thai.

Wesley Martin

| Senior Interactive Designer

Wesley Martin graduated from Philadelphia University with a Bachelors of Science in Graphic Design Communication. Upon graduation, Wesley worked for a major marketing publication. After completing a series of freelance web design projects, he realized his passion was in web and mobile design work. This excitement, in addition to what he sees as the future possibilities in web and mobile design and its applications, led him to work at Flightpath. When he is not at work, he likes to paint and follow the NY Yankees, NY Giants and NY Knicks religiously.

Gideon Newell

| Interactive Designer

Gideon, a graduate of University of Georgia, migrated from the south to the West Coast, and has finally put down roots here in New York City. His video and film career has stretched from grip to motion graphics, and all things in between. His work led him to a top ad agency in San Francisco before landing with Flightpath.

Samantha Patterson

| Office Manager

After graduating college from The University of Central Florida and The Florida State University, Samantha decided to leave her home state of Florida and made the move to NYC in the summer of 2013. She has had an interest in Social Media and Internet marketing since participating in non-profit organizations and volunteering at events. In her spare time, she's wandering the streets of New York, teaching her Long Haired German Shepherd hilarious tricks, and on the never-ending search to find the perfect reading spot (and the perfect shoes).

Zephyr Prusinski

| Email Production Associate

Since graduating with a BA in New Media from SUNY Purchase, Zephyr has been furthering his skills in front-end technologies. He's now combining his love for responsive design techniques and obsessive compatibility testing by developing HTML emails for Flightpath. When not coding, he is most often cooking, soldering, or playing music.

Rajiv Ramroop

| Developer

Rajiv is a graduate of Rutgers University with a bachelor's in Computer Science. Before landing at Flightpath, he spent most hours designing & developing websites on a freelance basis. He particularly enjoys web and mobile development because of the continuous challenges it offers. Rajiv is a strong believer of keeping up with popular web and mobile trends and does so by following myriad development magazines/blogs on Twitter. Rajiv stays active by biking, playing tennis, hitting the gym, and hiking. When not being active, though, he kicks back and relaxes with his wife & dogs. @ibevamp

Jennifer Reiss

| Senior Interactive Designer

Jennifer Reiss graduated from Parsons School of Design with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Communication Design. After graduating, she started her career in advertising. Hungry for challenge, she joined Flightpath to further her career in all things digital and web. Before Flightpath, Jennifer had created award-winning advertising, branding and interactive campaigns for clients like JPMorganChase, LG, IMAX Electronics, Disney Cruise Line and MGM Resorts International. When not working or learning new design techniques, she can be found snowshoeing, hiking, motorcycling and scouring the web for great recipes and off-beat eateries. She absolutely loves her puggle, Benny, who receives more likes on Facebook than she does.

Stephanie Rodrigues

| Front End Developer

Stephanie, a Queens native, studied Computer Science at Stevens Institute of Technology and is a current student at FIT. Moving from C++ to CSS, she decided to focus her career on digital media and web design. At Flightpath, her responsibilities include, Web Production, Quality Assurance Testing and Tech Support. Although immersed in the digital world, she has a soft spot for most things analog, especially her SLR film camera. When not at work, Stephanie enjoys exploring with her 35mm film camera, biking, discovering new music, baking, and DIY projects.

Ashley Rodriguez

| Bookkeeper

Ashley holds a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Pace University. She is a Staten Island native with a background in bookkeeping, administration, journalism and social media. When she’s not at Flightpath, Ashley is a freelance journalist who enjoys the morning paper, a good cup of coffee, traveling, and watching Netflix.

Ryan Rueckl

| Developer

Ryan grew up in a small town outside of Green Bay, WI (is a Cheesehead, does not own a Cheesehead). He moved to New York for the big city life where the population of his block equates to the size of his hometown. Ryan earned his BA in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh (remember Oshkosh B’Gosh®?) and has been developing .Net applications since 2004. Asp.Net, eCommerce, database design, you name it. He prefers the interactive nature and inviting atmosphere of a smaller agency like Flightpath over the corporate culture of a large company any day. His many interests are too long to list but he truly enjoys wine tastings, craft beers, and visiting family. When not at home or work, there’s a good chance you’ll find him at his favorite bar in the West Village watching the Packers or the Badgers.

Scott Shelton

| Digital Marketing Manager

After graduating from the University of Florida with an Advertising degree, Scott spent a few years as a web designer and SEO guru at a creative shop in Gainesville. In 2011, he escaped to Brooklyn with his girlfriend and their two feline companions. He spent time managing marketing initiatives for a mobile start-up before joining Flightpath at the onset of 2013. His expertise includes SEM, SEO, conversion optimization and digital analytics. Scott spends his free time petting cats, playing basketball, traveling to music festivals and nerding out about Starcraft, typography and football. His Facebook says he started eating "only butter" in 2011, but this is an unsubstantiated claim and is likely false.

Stewart Traver

| Senior Interactive Designer

Stewart is a conceptual art director with more than six years' experience in print ad campaigns for global brands like LG, Samsung, Target and Viacom. He shifted his focus to digital and spent the last few years freelancing at agencies such as DDB, Droga5, Huge, Jack Morton and Maude. Stewart grew up in Savannah. After traveling Europe with the junior U.S. soccer team, losing to Germany in the Youth World Cup, Stewart attended UNC. He moved to LA for a music career which reached its pinnacle recording a demo album with Duff McKagan from Guns N’ Roses. He got a job at Smashbox Studios and learned photography assisting the biggest names in the business. Stewart then got a Master’s degree in advertising and moved to New York.

Bartlomiej Trociuk

| Front End Developer

Born in Poland, Bart came to New York in 1995. He graduated from CUNY Kingsborough in 2011, where he studied web design and programming, and is now continuing his studies in Computer Systems Technology at CUNY New York City College of Technology. An avid soccer fan, Bart roots for the Spanish national team. He enjoys kayaking, hiking, camping and anything else that keeps him active outdoors.

Antonio Vital

| Digital Production Associate

Antonio is a graduate from The Art Institute of New York City, where he studied Web Design and Interactive Media. Since graduation, he has worked as a freelance web designer and web programmer in New York City and New Jersey. After 5 years of freelancing, he decided to become part of a creative team like Flightpath to share ideas and help program web and mobile sites using a combination of HTML/CSS and other methods. He also enjoys drawing, watching movies, and playing video games.

Jim Wexler

| Business Development

Jim's experience is that all meaningful brand relationships are personal, which he carries with him in presenting Flightpath to the business world. He's learned by doing: A semiotician, gamification consultant, and inveterate foodie committed to uncovering the Flatiron’s best lunch.

Ellery Yahia

| Interactive Designer

Ellery, originally from a small apple country town, moved to the Big Apple in search of adventure and inspiration. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design with a Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design. Ellery started at Flightpath as an intern and was excited to join the team as a full-time designer shortly after. Outside of work she enjoys window shopping, too much TV, and the great outdoors, and has a passion for photography and interior design.

Pleased to meet you.

With rich skill sets and interesting hobbies, the Flightpath team is a group of hard-working and fun-loving people who bring that special human something to their work.