Getting To Know Adam Osman

Get to know our Marketing Automation Specialist, Adam Osman! Adam joined the Symposia team in 2018. We are so glad to know him and to have his expertise in our work. Tell us a little about your background. I am originally from Fenton, on the southeast side of Michigan. I worked as a marketing automation analyst… Read more »

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Why Marketing?: Lucy Blair of Calhoun County Government

Our “Why Marketing?” series gives industry leaders a chance to speak about the importance of marketing. Lucy Blair is the communications manager for Calhoun County Government. Located midway between Chicago and Detroit, Calhoun County Government in southern Michigan connects with its community and visitors through digital marketing tools including social media and email automation. “Marketing,… Read more »

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Getting To Know Andrew Terpstra

Symposia welcomed Andrew Terpstra in 2018 as a project manager, and we have been so lucky to have him on the team. Get to know Andrew! Tell us a little about your background. I grew up in Holland, Michigan, then spent 6 years in California before moving back to Grand Rapids. Since 2013, I have worked… Read more »

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Getting To Know Ann Van Heest

Ann Van Heest has been a project manager with Symposia since 2017. She’s a familiar (and friendly!) face to many of our clients. Get to know Ann! Tell us a little about your background. I grew up in Holland, Michigan, and have a degree in Communications from Taylor University in Indiana. I started my career in… Read more »

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Why Marketing?: Vanessa Kroepsch of Fox Motors

Our “Why Marketing?” series gives industry leaders a chance to speak about the importance of marketing. Vanessa Kroepsch is a digital marketing analyst with Fox Motors, an auto dealership with 50 locations. Because the digital world is rapidly changing, Vanessa finds that “continuous education is very valuable.” Not only for digital marketers but also for… Read more »

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Why Marketing?: Bri Lynn of Ready For School

Our “Why Marketing?” series gives industry leaders a chance to speak about the importance of marketing. Bri Lynn is a project coordinator with Ready For School, a West Michigan community initiative. Ready For School works to ensure that every child enters kindergarten prepared to succeed by equipping parents through integrated support of the Holland/Zeeland/Hamilton communities…. Read more »

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Why Marketing?: Chandler Karadsheh of Axios HR

Our “Why Marketing?” series gives industry leaders a chance to speak about the importance of marketing. Chandler Karadsheh is a marketing manager with Grand Rapids-based Axios HR, part of Staffing Inc. and Axios Professional Recruiting. Axios HR helps mid-size businesses reach their human resource goals with smart strategies, proactive advice, and a partnership mentality. Chandler… Read more »

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Why Marketing?: Bob Kreter of Dégagé Ministries

Our “Why Marketing?” series gives industry leaders a chance to speak about the importance of marketing. Bob Kreter is the marketing director with Dégagé Ministries, a West Michigan nonprofit offering help and hope to homeless and disadvantaged individuals in the Grand Rapids community. In his 35 years of experience in the marketing industry, Bob has… Read more »

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Why Marketing?: Lily Nguyen of Eidex

Our “Why Marketing?” series gives industry leaders a chance to speak about the importance of marketing. Lily Nguyen is a marketing manager with Eidex Insights, a Grand Rapids-based data analytics firm. Eidex equips school leaders with software and support services that help them with insights to stimulate decisions. Marketing is fundamental to building a strong… Read more »

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