Jake Tanner
Co-Founder

Jake Tanner

Co-Founder

Nationally respected for his marketing tech savvy, Jake has taught SEO and other cutting edge strategies to thousands of people across the world. A former professional video gamer, he is constantly pushing the boundaries of what’s trending in digital marketing. Unlike most next-level thinkers, Jake has a strong commitment to teaching and sharing what he knows and helping others develop their skills.

Jeff Knauss
Co-Founder

Jeff Knauss

Co-Founder

While he eschews accolades, Jeff is a visionary marketer and leader whose infectious attitude and approach to generating client success is one of the pillars of our agency. Raised on a skateboard and fueled by an obsession with client success, he brings style and integrity to everything he does, and never gives less than everything. Don’t be surprised to get a great idea in a 3am email from Jeff.

Sarah Mastrangelo
VP of Operations

Sarah Mastrangelo

VP of Operations

Helping to shape work places and nurture culture with companies ranging from start-ups to big brands, Sarah’s ability to read and interact with people at a personal level meshes well with her overall business acumen. Thoughtful in everything she does, her vision for business and personal growth keeps the Hyve humming. A dedicated mother with a great sense of style and a dynamic personality, Sarah engages each situation in a way that provides solutions that fit perfectly. The world needs more Sarahs like ours.

Kylie Joyner
Senior Content Marketer

Kylie Joyner

Senior Content Marketer

A genuine curiosity and a theatre background give Kylie a special filter that helps her create content and build strong followings for our clients. Living abroad and the courage to jump into challenges with both feet have made Kylie a must-have on any digital engagement. Humble and driven, her sense of adventure and willingness to get in the customer’s mindset make her a one-of-a-kind marketer.

Sarynna Servello
Senior Account Manager

Sarynna Servello

Senior Account Manager

Born to be an account manager, Sarynna thrives in hectic situations, and loves to make sense of the madness. Her loyalty and dedication to her clients (and an obsession with fitness) make her a trusted resource and brand steward. Not afraid to roll her sleeves up or share a new idea, Sarynna puts the brand and the right thing first. Incredibly organized, she’s strong yet approachable.

Christy LeRoy
Analytics Manager

Christy LeRoy

Analytics Manager

Dependability. Meaningful and measurable results. These are a few of the hallmarks of Christy LeRoy. She was blessed with the innate ability to draw insights out of data. The blessing for our clients is that she translates that into powerful strategies and reports that us normal people can understand. Her ability to make numbers relatable is a breath of fresh air for our team and clients, and she’s the exact same way personally. She’s thoughtful, honest and transparent. The way good digital marketing analytics should be. Except for her being a Penn State fan, she’s perfect for our agency and your brand.

Alex McEachron
Manager of Digital Marketing

Alex McEachron

Manager of Digital Marketing

Alex is a decisive, driven and dedicated digital marketer. With her sleeves rolled up and a team-first mentality, she brings an insatiable appetite for learning, ice cream, country music and digital marketing to work every day. Alex is one of those people who excels in a trial by fire, and is constantly searching for new trends in technology and how brands make real connections. Whether she’s working out or optimizing a client’s AdWords campaign, she pushes herself to deliver maximum impact with ruthless efficiency. That’s just how she rolls.

Anja Godlewski-Dykes
Senior Account Manager

Anja Godlewski-Dykes

Senior Account Manager

What do you get when you cross Wonder Woman with a creative, strategic thinker that just gets things done? Anja, that’s what. She seeks out adventure when delivering on behalf of our clients or when living her daily life. But not recklessly… Her thoughtfulness and attention to detail is the difference, It keeps budgets running with cool efficiency and creative messaging coming in hot when engaging client audiences. She’s got a lot of love for consumer behavior and how to influence, but not so much for sharks or procrastinating. If you were starting a team to get things done right, she’ll be your first choice (and maybe to catch a ‘Cuse hoops game with, too).

Marco Primerano
Senior Digital Marketing Producer

Marco Primerano

Senior Digital Marketing Producer

If you crossed George Carlin with Gronk, injected some thoughtful intelligence and threw in a whole bunch of creativity, you’d get the foundation for our man Marco. He has a penchant for emotive storytelling, and believes communication in all forms should be positive and thought-provoking. An adventurer by nature, he approaches life and business with fearlessness and adaptability. He’s a great person to have on your side, whether it’s at a concert, in a foxhole or developing an SEM campaign.

Connor DeHaan
Art Director

Connor DeHaan

Art Director

Never settle. Stay hungry. These are the words of House DeHaan. His creative talent is only matched by his knack to lock in like a sidewinder missile. The rare combination of immense ability and being a sincere, approachable human, Connor is driven by elevating art and design. A bit of an old soul, he doesn’t rest until he’s done right by the brand he’s working on. Whether he’s shredding powder on the slopes or rocking out to Lynyrd Skynyrd, you can rest assured that he’s doing it with all his heart.

Dave DiProsa
Regional Director

Dave DiProsa

Regional Director

Marketer by trade, advertiser by blood. Fiercely loyal, he’s a safe harbor in the tempest of today’s business world. Dave’s passionate and driven to help our partners succeed. He has an engine that doesn’t stop, but his calling card is his calm, easy demeanor. The perfect person to meet with and get strategic advice to help move your brand forward. Or learn the best music to DJ a hockey game, just ask his 3 sons. Dave’s thoughtful, kind, insightful and builds strong bonds for brands (and people). Whether he’s skydiving solo or leading a brainstorming meeting, he jumps in head first. Every. Time.

Olivia Angerosa
Director of Digital Marketing

Olivia Angerosa

Director of Digital Marketing

When you work with Olivia, you’re immediately struck by her fearlessness, great sense of humor and her team-first mentality. Her style and fashion is constantly evolving and that part of her nature is what draws her to digital marketing.  Evolution and dependability. Two things that you want in a marketing partner and a friend. Through these two areas, she has built her own path to becoming a digital maven. She plays hard and works even harder. Olivia makes our team better everyday.

Bridget Hohl
Operations Coordinator

Bridget Hohl

Operations Coordinator

A student of history with an eye on the cutting edge, Bridget can give you goosebumps quoting JFK or inspiring you with her vision of digital marketing’s future. With a unique style that is only matched by her passion for marketing, Bridget brings it all day, every day. With her love for guerrilla marketers, classic fashion and modern brands, she is a great ally to be in the trenches with. Honey bees, graphic tees and strong CPC’s. That’s how our girl throws down.

Maggie Tripodi
Senior Digital Marketing Producer

Maggie Tripodi

Senior Digital Marketing Producer

Born with the gift of creativity and driven by a hunger to communicate goodwill, Maggie’s aptitude for illustrating and emotional story-telling creates a synergistic effect that could play a guitar solo on the Grinch’s heartstrings. Maggie’s lifelong fascination of human behavior gives her an innate ability to understand how consumers operate. If there’s a trend involved, it better be a marketing trend or Maggie’s not following it. As a natural born leader Maggie stands up for what she believes in, even if that means standing a little longer for the perfect stout beer.

Tommy Lenkiewicz
Senior Digital Marketing Analyst

Tommy Lenkiewicz

Senior Digital Marketing Analyst

Whether Tommy’s analyzing his data reports or his wardrobe at home, the results are always the same: impeccable. The only thing groovier than his excel graphs is his everyday swagger, with a flash that would make Adobe blink twice. A diehard Villanova sports fan with a not so guilty pleasure for Taco Bell, Tommy knows how to recover and thrive from any type of defeat. While most run away from competition, Tommy fearlessly storms headfirst into the stampede — always ready to take his shot, making him a force to be reckoned with in any ad agency.

Sarah Tackabury
Director of Account Services

Sarah Tackabury

Director of Account Services

Sarah lives her life by a three-word mantra: “Get ‘Er Done.” Unlike Larry, or any other cable guy, Sarah creates a lasting connection with every client and never puts their needs on hold. Don’t bother telling Sarah to take a work break because the only things she plans on breaking are marketing records and comfort zones. Whether you’re looking to plan a comprehensive ad campaign, or a night out to see Bad Company with some good company, Sarah is the director you want by your side.

CJ Santoferrara
Account Manager

CJ Santoferrara

Account Manager

Young and driven by his ambition, CJ is as passionate about digital marketing as he is about the Yankees, cat shirts, and Syracuse Basketball. Teamwork makes the dream work, whether it’s running a successful ad campaign, discovering the newest trends, or being a teammate in a game of Call of Duty, CJ is your man. CJ prides himself on his impeccable work ethic and the ability to be personable. In any and every field, CJ is constantly striving to be the very best, like no one ever was.

Josh Elander
Senior Digital Marketing Analyst

Josh Elander

Senior Digital Marketing Analyst

A historian, a radio host, and a cyclist walk into a bar… this is no joke, this is our Renaissance Man, Josh Elander. An observant night owl with a heart of gold and an ear for great music, Josh’s engine runs on measurable data and a good Guns N’ Roses jam. While most kids were fed fruits and vegetables growing up, Josh’s household only served marketing for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. If you happen to see a typo lying around this side of town, you better tell it to run because the grammar police are on the prowl and Josh is the Chief.

Emily Neveldine
Senior Account Manager

Emily Neveldine

Senior Account Manager

An old soul with a young heart, Emily shapes her life and her campaigns around kindness and hard work. Whether she’s rescuing dogs from a shelter, or a client’s brand from losing publicity, Emily has an ability to help anyone reach their goals. Punctual as a star, Emily’s hobbies shine brightly; from hiking to see a morning sunrise, to soldering jewelry in a timely fashion. You’d better believe her burning passion translates seamlessly into her work, leaving any client over the moon.

Patrick Brown
Senior Digital Marketing Coordinator

Patrick Brown

Senior Digital Marketing Coordinator

A workplace chameleon with a not so hidden social media presence. If you’re looking to have your marketing campaign go viral, you came to the right guy. Patrick Brown’s a natural born leader who creates his own path in life, all while keeping his eye on the ever-changing tides of trends. An open mind and a calming aura, it’s hard not to feel an instant connection with Patrick. Whether he is hitting his target markets or aiming towards the sky, you can expect excellent results.

Scott Cole
Graphic Designer

Scott Cole

Graphic Designer

Whether you’re looking for an honest opinion on a design project or the secret to growing a fantastic beard, Scott will give you a candid answer… without the Photoshop. A self-taught drummer obsessed with creating solutions for clients, Scott is a natural at creating brand awareness along with neighborhood awareness with his late-night jam sessions. Detail oriented and deadline driven, Scott thrives under pressure. From skydiving, to a 3 PM nap, Scott’s always down for a good time.

Natalie Mandel
Senior Account Manager

Natalie Mandel

Senior Account Manager

Looking for Natalie? You can find her outside of the box, where she does most of her thinking. She’s an ‘80s music fanatic, and a rollerblading buff with an old-school work ethic. Once Natalie gains speed don’t try to slow her down, or you might get Rick-Rolled. Natalie’s passion for what she does stems from the passion of her clients. Whether she’s helping a client crush their goals, or helping a friend crush some brews by the lake, Natalie is 100% committed to everything she does.

Meredith Opitz
Account Manager

Meredith Opitz

Account Manager

Meredith’s foundation of life is built on healthy relationships and a sick obsession with Doritos. A connoisseur of delectable dishes—with an Instagram Blog to prove it—the secret to Meredith’s success is a heart filled with kindness and a belly filled with grub. When she isn’t problem-solving with clients, you can find her solving murder mysteries on the telly while trying to crack the case of “The Disappearing Doritos.”

Tori Mondi
Digital Marketing Producer

Tori Mondi

Digital Marketing Producer

When Tori isn’t whipping up ads you can find her cooking up recipes and chilling with her dog, Gucci. A Long Island native forever longing for pizza and bagels, Tori’s tiger-like work persona separates her from the pack. She’s quiet and patient as she analyzes her point of attack. Then, once she’s established her strategy, she pounces on her assignments, tackles them to the ground, and brings back delicious results for her clients.
Jordan McDonald
Web Developer

Jordan McDonald

Web Developer

In the right corner, weighing in at 32 Megabytes 124 pixels tall, she hails from Alfred State where she hits the ground running with unparalleled focus. Jordan’s versatility and creative problem-solving ability has helped her maintain an undefeated record against her toughest oppositions. A CPU, a Motherboard, and a hard drive once confronted her and she turned them into a PC and had their data crawling faster than you can say 404 error. Our strong-willed developer has the bandwidth to go the distance. Whether she’s coding a new website or Czeching out Prague overseas, she’s going to hit any opposition she faces right in the domain for a knockout.

Nicole Bishop
Content Marketer

Nicole Bishop

Content Marketer

They call her the Joanna Gaines of advertising because she’s the one you need as a Fixer Upper for any campaign. With a sweet tooth for marketing (and ice cream), Nicole is the girl you’re looking for to be the voice of your brand. Her infectious optimism and passion to deliver for her clients make her an unstoppable force in a world full of immovable markets. You can catch this river rat riding the waves of life all summer long…or at Target.

Kelly Falconer
Account Manager

Kelly Falconer

Account Manager

Benvenuto! Welkom! Bienvenue to our seasoned traveler and Account Manager, Kelly! This marketing wizard has all the tricks up her sleeve to make a client “ooh” and “aah” at their results. You don’t have to worry about her falling into a ring of fire as she’ll jump right in and take on any challenge with boundless composure. Whether she’s sipping on an espresso in Italy or taking a hike through the woods, you can be sure she’s living her best life.

Maureen Lenehan
Digital Marketing Analyst

Maureen Lenehan

Digital Marketing Analyst

One day, while searching to find the perfect slice of pizza, Maureen tripped and stumbled into the wonderful world of analytics, and she hasn’t looked back since. When she isn’t diving into pies or pie charts, you can catch her diving into home plate on the softball diamond or into Lake Ontario with her compadres. Maureen’s wild spirit leads her to new discoveries; sometimes overseas, other times to new cheese, but always to a good time.

Lauren Pallas
Digital Marketing Producer

Lauren Pallas

Digital Marketing Producer

Sugar, spice, and everything marketing. These were the ingredients chosen to create Lauren. Driven by a passion for the sweet things in life, Lauren became a self-made marketing maestro getting her baking business off the ground. As a lover of true crime docs, she’s fascinated by what makes people tick, and is always thinking about customer motive. When she’s not busy baking for The Cookie Nook or the office, you can catch Lauren in her own nook chilling with a good book.

Kristen Beyer
Digital Marketing Producer

Kristen Beyer

Digital Marketing Producer

When Kristen told us she loved baking and sharing her delectable delights, we told her she was hired. It just so happened she’s also dynamite at creating content, developing a client’s brand, and learning new skills on the fly. Kristen’s curiosity and desire to learn gives her a plethora of hobbies as unique as New York; meticulous macaron making, archery, and candle making, to name a few. Whether she’s creating the perfect creative for a client, or firing off arrows, you can be sure she’ll hit the mark, every time.

Bobby Hall
Account Manager

Bobby Hall

Account Manager

Right-brained and right-minded, Bobby’s lateral thinking and calming demeanor help him turn any problem into an opportunity. A ‘Cuse sports fanatic and lacrosse player turned coach, Bobby’s competitive nature is spread on the field and through the agency, always pushing his team to grow. Outside the office, Bobby enjoys time spent in the woods, whether he’s hiking, hunting, or searching for his golf ball. No matter where you find him, you can expect Bobby to greet you with a big smile, always bleeding orange.

Imman Vanier
Account Manager

Imman Vanier

Account Manager

A global nomad, with a natural energy infectious to everyone she meets, Imman makes meaningful connections with people from every walk of life. Setting ambitious goals for every campaign, Imman shoots for the stars and always lands among them. As a singer since the time she was born, her own personal ambitions and dreams are to be the next star of The Voice, and you better bet she’ll do whatever it takes to achieve it.

Ashlyn Vicari
Account Manager

Ashlyn Vicari

Account Manager

Ashlyn’s fascination of human psychology has brought her many places, but most recently to the Digital Hyve. From the coasts of California, to the mountain tops of Thailand, Ashlyn has seen the world from many extraordinary perspectives. A yogi with the memory of an elephant, Ashlyn has an unwavering peace within her which stretches far beyond herself. With a keen understanding of human behavior, Ashlyn has a knack for creating attention-grabbing marketing campaigns, giving her clients unforgettable results.

Mike Kite
Senior Director of Business Development

Mike Kite

Senior Director of Business Development

Mike’s fearless adaptability helps him embrace any storm on the horizon. Through wisdom and experience, he places his fleet of business developers on a path to clear skies and victory. Mike lives to build and strengthen relationships whether he’s spending family-time with his niece and nephew, or teaching an old friend new Dave Ramsey financial tricks. At the end of the day, Mike won’t rest until he’s made today a little bit better than yesterday.

Beth Marcelle
Digital Marketing Producer

Beth Marcelle

Digital Marketing Producer

A lover of true crime documentaries with a killer work ethic, it’s no mystery that Beth has the perseverance to solve any marketing problem. When she isn’t taking a client’s breath away with poetic ad copy, you can find her chasing the sunshine or searching for the best deal at T.J.Maxx. Beth carries a magnetic force that connects people with whatever they’re searching for; whether she’s helping a fellow dog lover find the perfect sweater for their pup, or helping a friend find the tastiest donut shop, this Maxxinista is your guiding light to all your desires.

Madison Johnson
Digital Marketing Producer

Madison Johnson

Digital Marketing Producer

With a drive to be the best at what she does and a penchant for picking up new skills, Maddie is a self-taught digital marketing maven. Her natural confidence to pave her own path leads to uncharted territories for a brand’s exposure. As an independent spirit that’s flown all over the world, she knows how to make any campaign soar to new heights. A Wisconsin native, you can find Maddie with a cold beer in hand once your ad lands a hit.

Andy Padula
SEO Specialist

Andy Padula

SEO Specialist

Music, mountains, and meta tags. Our SEO wizard, Andy, sprinkles good vibes and drops of positivity everywhere he goes. Animated and entrepreneurial minded, it’s hard not to gravitate towards his contagious, upbeat spirit. When Andy isn’t raising a client’s SEO ranking, you can find him raising the roof at a music festival or ripping through some fresh powder on his skis. No matter where Andy is, he’s always raising the bar for himself and his peers, helping everyone unleash their greatness.

Morgan Siegel
Office Manager

Morgan Siegel

Office Manager

Morgan is much more than just an Assistant to the Regional Manager; she’s the Hyve’s motor that keeps both offices running like a well-oiled machine. Not only do Morgan’s perfectionist organizational skills make her the ideal Office Manager, her quick wit and effortless humor give our crew the laughs that make her the ideal coworker. They say everything has an ending, that is everything except Morgan’s love for kicking back with a pudding cup to end the day.

Adrianna Kocak
Account Coordinator

Adrianna Kocak

Account Coordinator

When a marketing mind comes together with an entrepreneur energy, you get the radiant spirit that is Adrianna. Her effortless charisma makes her a natural fit on our account services team, making anyone that comes into the office feel right at home. She’s a food aficionado that’s always serving a main course of sass and sarcasm, with a side dish of care and compassion. A ‘Cuse native turned Rochester lover, we’re lucky to have Adrianna’s heart in both of our homes.

Marjorie Dehm
Digital Marketing Producer

Marjorie Dehm

Digital Marketing Producer

A college lacrosse player who’s brought her upbeat attitude and tenacious work effort from the field to the agency, Marjorie’s always ready to face-off against any challenging marketing campaign, only shooting for top-shelf results. Marjorie lives in the moment, but also loves spending time floating around Lake Placid and frolicking through the quaint streets of Burlington. Whether she’s jumping into a lake or a new marketing campaign, expect Marjorie to do it with a smile no matter what.

Ashley Corasaniti
Digital Marketing Producer

Ashley Corasaniti

Digital Marketing Producer

Ashley is a globetrotter who’s been around the world sipping wine on terraces in Tuscany, boating in Positano, and diving into the culture of Austin. She’s a gifted artist that paints a perfect picture on canvas and through digital media, creating stunning work for herself and her clients. Ashley’s experience keeping the ‘Cuse Basketball team in the right place at the right time gives her a natural calm, cool, and collected vibe perfect for the fast-paced marketing environment.

Brianna Denely
Digital Marketing Producer

Brianna Denely

Digital Marketing Producer

Bri’s brain works around the clock, with one hand on creativity and the other on critical thinking, balanced and always ticking. When adversity strikes, Bri strikes back with twice the force, hyper-focused with her headphones on. Once all the boxes are checked off her to-do list, you can find Bri roaming the Brooklyn food market, or traversing Budapest’s nightlife and divine eateries (even if she’s not Hungary). No matter where the wind blows Bri, she’s always down to shoot the breeze with her crew.

Abby Dye
Digital Graphic Designer

Abby Dye

Digital Graphic Designer

Abby is geared to create beautiful art in every form; from graphic design to game creation to guitar, she’s a real jack of all trades. Abby is the real life equivalent of April Ludgate, blunt and reserved on the outside, but once you get to know her real character, she’s one of the funniest and kindest people you’ll meet. Whether you’ve met Abby on her creative grind or on the Catan board, you know she’s the resource you need to lead your marketing campaign to victory.

Rob Morey
Digital Marketing Producer

Rob Morey

Digital Marketing Producer

Rob was born to be a digital marketer, where his obsession with understanding the mind of the consumer grew into a love for the craft. His love for pop culture is backed by his ability to stay on top of trends and strike when the iron is hot. As a Buffalo Bills fanatic, he’s used to being let down, so he always brings his great spirit to the office to lift us up. Once that newest campaign goes viral, you can find Rob playing a nice, relaxing round of 18.

Seth Chiasson
Digital Marketing Analyst

Seth Chiasson

Digital Marketing Analyst

Thoughtful, thorough, and meticulous in his every move, Seth is always one step ahead of the room in life’s game of chess. While the average eye sees raw data as a cluster of random numbers, Seth sees a color palette ready to be painted into an organized masterpiece for the client. Outside of work Seth continues to challenge his strategic mind while playing tabletop games and video games, always destroying his opponents with ease. No matter what Seth is doing, he always puts his nose to the grindstone and gets it done right.

Sara Collier
Account Coordinator

Sara Collier

Account Coordinator

Sara started her career in hospitality management on the sandy beaches of Charleston. One day, Sara realized she missed the Upstate NY winters, so she threw out the sunscreen, threw on her snowshoes, and made the trek back up north. Luckily for us, Sara brought back her Charleston charm and a fearless attitude that pushes the agency to grow every day. Sara continues challenging herself to face her fears head on. Whether she’s zip-lining through the jungles of Costa Rica, or zipping to her next meeting, you can expect her to make the most out of every moment.

Stephanie Johnson
Creative Project Manager

Stephanie Johnson

Creative Project Manager

Arts & crafts (of the beer variety) have led Stephanie to her double life as a brand mastermind and craft beer connoisseur. Stephanie thrives as a busy bee in the fast-paced digital marketing world, with bee-sting pizzas from Fiorella as the nectar that keeps her going. She effortlessly keeps our creative team buzzing, flying through each day with a smile on her face. If you’re looking for a brand strategy as sweet as honey, you’ve come to the right girl.

Jonathan Schoeck
Creative Director

Jonathan Schoeck

Creative Director

The Mr. Bean of marketing in the best way­–­ Jon diverges from the norm, always follows his own creative path & finds original strategies for solving problems. Our in-house enigmatologist, he pieces together the often complex puzzle that is a marketing campaign, delivering stunning work for our brand partners. He leaves behind his unique, creative fingerprint on everything he touches–a mark that brings real added value and exciting results. Serious about strategy with a playful spirit, he just gets it.

Kate Swift
Account Coordinator

Kate Swift

Account Coordinator

Kate is an enigma: bold but humble, quiet but communicative & seriously funny. She has an intense fear of heights but jumps off cliffs in Switzerland anyway; a person so filled with opposites, she attracts everyone around her. Kate’s well-rounded personality & ability to make meaningful connections—with digital marketing insights for her clients and with the people she meets—make her a marketing powerhouse. Don’t let her hard-working attitude fool you though; staying true to that well-rounded personality, she has the prerogative to have a little fun!

James Abdo
Business Development Manager

James Abdo

Business Development Manager

Norma Holland
Director of Community Development

Norma Holland

Director of Community Development