Current mood: Inquisitive
First self-paid concert: New Kids on the Block. Because I had the right stuff…baby.
Little-known fact: Nobody grinds Guitar Hero axe like me.
Movie Pitch: Travel meets Suspense, think a cruise down the Nile plus “will my bags show up?”
Associate Media Director
Current mood: Fiery
First self-paid concert: Dave Matthews
Little-known fact: I had my nose broken during a babysitting job, by the child, just before my very first set of college finals and got a concussion and two black eyes.
Movie Pitch: Under the Tuscan Sun meets The Shawshank Redemption
Associate Strategy/Digital Director
Current mood: Reflective
First self-paid concert: BT
Little-known fact: I love being on any mountain trail. Especially ones I volunteer to help maintain!
Movie Pitch: Adventure meets Saving the Planet, which is its own kind of adventure already
Current mood: Hungry – food is always on my mind!
First self-paid concert: U2. I’ve gone on to see them a handful of times since.
Little-known fact: I was on an episode of the TV show “Chicago Fire.” I played a character named Sylvie. My role consisted of me drinking at a bar with one of the series regulars. I was well prepared for this role.
Movie Pitch: Bridget Jones Diary meets Hunger Games
Current mood: Optimistic. We are learning from the past and present to make positive change for our future.
First self-paid concert: The B-52’s at the Elliott Hall of Music in West Lafayette, Indiana, in 1990. I had wanted to go to Kool & The Gang a few years before that and got a very firm NO from my folks. They were convinced I would get high just by standing in the crowd.
Little-known fact: I’ve caught countless turtles off the bow of a canoe, some were even with my bare hands.
Movie Pitch: Girl meets boy and falls in love. They live a happily ever life full of outdoor adventure, good food and drink, and laugh all along the way. Eventually, their children start to understand them and become self-reliant!
Senior Media Planner/Buyer
Current mood: Fortunate
First self-paid concert: Jonas Brothers, (probably gave my mom some of my chore money to get lawn seats).
Little-known fact: I had never seen snow in real life until I moved to Colorado for college (cue “California Girls” by Katy Perry).
Movie Pitch: A Bug’s Life meets Titanic
Current mood: Feeling radiant!
First self-paid concert: For a class project, I decided to experience a new genre, bluegrass, and bought a ticket to a band called Hot Buttered Rum. It turns out the experience remains one of my Top 10.
Little-known fact: I will geek out if we can talk about music and musicians from around the world, particularly Romanian. (Have you heard of Inna?)
Movie Pitch: Barefoot in The Park meets Ratatouille