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Marcus Thomas Hires Eight Employees

Marcus Thomas LLC is one of the region’s leading integrated marketing communications firms, and its growth has continued with the recent hire of eight new professionals.

Andy Shive, studio artist – works closely with account executives and creative directors to execute a range of collateral in the business to business category; Caroline Pratt, assistant account executive – fills various roles with community management and media relations in the business-to-business space; Erin Sonenstein, account planner – manages accounts primarily in the home and garden space; Jennifer Smith, junior copywriter – develops copy in professional services and provides additional support where needed; Kathryn Guess, junior copywriter – crafts copy for projects in business to business accounts; Phong Nguyen, studio director – works closely with account executives and directors to produce studio content in the home and garden space; Shannon Olear, account supervisor – manages accounts primarily in the home and garden sector; and Tom Prendergast, assistant account executive – helps foster client-agency relationships and project execution within the home and garden community.

About Marcus Thomas
Marcus Thomas LLC is a $130 million integrated marketing communications agency focused on audience insight, idea generation and alternative delivery. With offices in Cleveland and Youngstown, Ohio, as well as Buenos Aires, Argentina, Marcus Thomas employs 170 people. Clients include Akron Children’s Hospital, Diebold, MTD Products Inc (Yard-Man, Troy-Bilt, Yard Machines, Wolf-Garten and White Outdoor brands), NESTLÉ, Sherwin-Williams, Ohio Lottery, Quanex, Shearer’s, SIRVA, Suncore, Swagelok and Tarkett, among others. The company will celebrate its 76th anniversary this year.