Dan O’Brien Partner, Account Supervisor
Since 1990, Dan has worked for clients such as Citibank, CellularOne, CBS SportsLine, FedEx, Glaxo Wellcome Pharmaceuticals, International Paper, Morgan Keegan, Travelers Insurance, and others.
Michael Overton Partner, Creative Director
Since the mid-1980s – in DC, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas – Michael has worked in nearly every industry, garnering awards from more than 20 different design and
Tim Sellers Partner, Account Supervisor
Tim has worked in marketing communications since 1988, with extensive experience on both the client and agency sides.
Rebecca Bolding Account Executive
Rebecca came to inferno with a background rich in strategic planning. She’s juggled various clients and campaigns in both the corporate sector and in an agency environment – with particular emphasis on Web and social media.
Ryan Knoll Account Executive
His previous employer, the Sports Marketing Department at Arkansas State University, was also Ryan’s alma mater – where he also won repeated honors for his academic performance during his student years.
Joe McLaughlin Account Coordinator
After earning his bachelor’s degree in telecommunications from Indiana University, Joe coordinated marketing efforts for an international telephony company.
Colleen Radish Account Manager
Following a sales and marketing executive position in St. Louis, Colleen moved to Memphis to work in the convention and tourism industries. She has nearly a decade of agency experience, with deep expertise in print and interactive marketing for both local and global organizations.
Kacie Ross Account Coordinator
At Mississippi State University, Kacie earned a bachelor’s degree in Business with a concentration in Marketing. She joined inferno with the keen ability to coordinate complex campaigns with efficiency. This skill was made evident by her work as marketing coordinator for the FedEx St. Jude Classic PGA TOUR golf tournament, and is pivotal to her role at inferno.
Liza Routh Account Executive
Honored with multiple awards for leadership and marketing from Auburn University, Liza earned a bachelor’s degree in Business with a concentration in Marketing.
Lindsey Woodard Account Manager
Lindsey previously handled marketing for the pediatrics division of a large regional healthcare corporation.
Derrick Alston Junior Art Director
A standout at Memphis College of Art, Derrick was awarded multiple honors and scholarships for his design work and academics while earning his Bachelor of Fine Arts, magna cum laude.
Linda Corti Associate Creative Director
Linda previously worked as the creative director for Ducks Unlimited and as designer for Fortune 500 clients, including International Paper, FedEx, Motorola, and Hard Rock
Brandon Davis Junior Copywriter
After graduating with his B.A in English from the University of Memphis, Brandon was on fire, securing a coveted apprenticeship with a Memphis advertising agency and working as a freelance writer. In his hottest career move, he joined the copy department at inferno.
John Hilgart Senior Strategist, Copy Chief
Prior to his career in marketing, John taught literature and persuasive writing for 12 years at Rhodes College and Duke University (where he earned his Ph.D.).
Cristina Jucan Graphic Designer
With two degrees (B.F.A. in Graphic Design and B.A. in Spanish) from Mississippi State University, Cristina is a Romanian native who also studied foreign languages in Spain and art in Italy. She has designed logos and marketing materials for a number of Mid-South businesses and organizations.
Amy Lind Art Director
As a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Memphis, Amy received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. In addition to her design work for a number of the agency’s accounts, her meticulous attention to detail has made her the authority on visual brand standards for medical client, NuVasive.
Trish McLaughlin Senior Copywriter
Doubling as wordsmith and idea woman, Trish brings 20 years of copywriting and concepting experience to our creative table. After studying English at Appalachian State University, teaching, and crafting spot-on messaging for agencies across the U.S. and Europe, she now puts her well-seasoned insight to work for our clients.
Greg Miller Art Director, Interactive Specialist
For almost as long as there has been a Web, Greg has been working in Web design, with extensive design and computer animation skills. His marketing background extends from automobiles to high fashion.
Lyle Wardlaw Art Director
Lyle has high-profile brand experience in the Northeast, DC, and Memphis, including The Home Depot, Ryobi, and John Deere.
Robert Barnett Interactive Developer
Robert has served as network administrator to several Memphis-area companies and has worked on many freelance projects throughout the region. He is proficient in an array of programming languages, databases, and other major interactive tools.
Kathleen Sarkady Interactive Developer
A digital and technical writing graduate of Michigan State University, Kathleen brings to the table invaluable technical proficiencies. As an interactive developer, Sarkady is responsible for frontend and backend development for interactive projects, such as websites, emails, and web applications, as well as planning and design.
David Zachry Interactive Manager
Isabelle Blais PR Account Coordinator
After earning a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations, Isabelle began a six-month internship at inferno. She was so good, she was hired for a full-time, permanent position after four months.
Ashley Merchant Public Relations Manager
Ashley previously worked with Tennessee’s largest public relations firm, as well as the Bloomington Hospital Foundation and Brown County Convention & Visitors Bureau in Bloomington, Indiana.
Liz Burgess Media Planner
Has spent more than 30 years in Mid-South agencies working for clients such as the Stax Museum, Americare USA, and Memphis Light, Gas, and Water.
Anne Dugan Traffic Manager
After acquiring a B.A. in Architectural Journalism at North Carolina State University, Anne worked for 10 years doing architectural marketing and graphic design before earning a second degree – a B.F.A. in Graphic Design at Memphis College of Art. Through her years of experience in graphic design, marketing consulting, publishing, and project management, Anne has learned the production process inside and out.
Teri Hanners Production Manager
Has managed production work on both the agency and printing sides, equipped with an extraordinary expertise in prepress, printing, and scheduling. Named Memphis Advertising Federation Production Manager of the Year in 2004 and 2009.
Beverly Hendrichovsky Bookkeeper
Beverly has more than 25 years of accounting and management experience in corporate, governmental, and other organizational settings.
Doretha Jones Receptionist
With more than 25 years experience and arguably the most infectious smile in the office, Doretha Jones welcomes all who enter the doors of inferno.
Mickey Woodham Quality Control Manager
In charge of quality control for two decades at three Memphis ad agencies, Mickey has a B.A. in English from Clemson University. She is deeply involved in Memphis Advertising Federation/AAF Memphis, where she’s held leadership roles and received multiple awards.