Heather Smith Friedman

Heather Smith Friedman

Founding Partner

A Magna Cum Laude graduate of Regis University in Denver, CO, Heather built several successful brands before...

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Jen Neumann

Jen Neumann

Partner

Jen’s  experience in marketing, promotions and public relations runs deep. As former VP of Marketing for Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and...

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Alex Martin

Alex Martin

Project Manager

Alex Martin joined de Novo Alternative Marketing as Digital Delivery Coordinator and Inventory Control Specialist....

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Chris Moore

Chris Moore

Art Director

de Novo’s Senior Art Director Chris has over 20 years of local advertising experience and specializes in logo and graphic identity creation....

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Ryan Scott Shenefelt

Ryan Scott Shenefelt

Digital Strategist

Ryan is a recent graduate from the University of Iowa with a BBA in Marketing. While at Iowa...

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Lydia Sax

Lydia Sax

Account Manager

Lydia Sax joined de Novo Alternative Marketing as an Account Manager in 2013.  She was born and raised in Cedar Rapids, IA and graduated...

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Brooke Ruckdaschel

Brooke Ruckdaschel

Web Designer

Brooke recently graduated from Kirkwood Community College with an A.A.S. in Web Technologies. Before...

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Kelly Stapella

Kelly Stapella

Content & Public Relations Specialist

Kelly joined the de Novo team in August 2014 as a Content and Public Relations Specialist. She earned her ...

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Becca Skalsky

Becca Skalsky

Graphic Designer

From drawing and painting to her involvement in dance and music, Becca has always been passionate about the arts. She received her B.A...

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Annie Sexton

Annie Sexton

Producer

 She is a lover of visual media and storytelling, and enjoys putting the puzzle pieces of a great video together...

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Braden Kopf

Braden Kopf

Producer

Like many de Novians before him, Braden nurtured his childhood passion and turned it into a career he loves.

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Jill Mast

Jill Mast

Director of Client Services

She’s new to de Novo, but Jill brings more than 14 years of client service experience to the team...

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Max Johnson

Max Johnson

Digital Strategist

Max earned his BBA in Marketing from the University of Iowa before joining the de Novo team...

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