Tag Archives: 6 questions

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: John Londay   December 2, 2014

We often work closest with the marketing liaisons of our client companies to help make sure the work we put out is streamlined. These people help bridge the gap between our team and the brands, often helping us nail down product particulars and appropriate messaging so we don’t mess it up. John Londay is no exception. As Marketing Leader for YETTER and Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Todd Pierce   August 19, 2014

Todd Pierce is a veteran BatesMeron graphic designer, dad-joke connoisseur and resident Sporty Spice. I’ve loved watching Todd grow as a designer since we first hired him as an intern more than three years ago. He has since become an integral part of the BatesMeron family. His skill for turning around massive projects with ease, while still inserting his creative Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: I.M. Lerner   July 8, 2014

We are beyond thrilled to congratulate our client, partner and friend, I.M. Lerner, on the publication of the second book in her Under the Staircase children’s book series, The Hidden Entrance. We are again honored to have helped her bring this vision to life through illustration, design and layout.  I interviewed I.M. as part of our 6 Questions feature: a series of interviews to Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Michelle Truong   June 16, 2014

Michelle Truong is a Senior Communications Analyst at the Options Clearing Corporation (OCC), the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization. This year, she was our go-to person for a variety of large-scale collateral for OCC’s pinnacle event, the Options Industry Conference. I interviewed Michelle as part of our 6 Questions feature: a series of interviews with people we work with who inspire us to Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Melissa Leonard   April 8, 2014

Melissa Leonard is an Art Director at BatesMeron Sweet Design. In that role, she works to ensure that all creative development serves the client’s purpose and supports their vision. She’s also the leader of our BMSD creative team, helping guide and push their skills forward.  I interviewed Melissa as part of our 6 Questions feature: a series of one-on-one interviews Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

The Chicago Flower & Garden Show isn’t your grandma’s garden show   March 4, 2014

Tony Abruscato is the owner/director of the Chicago Flower & Garden Show and is also a great friend of BatesMeron. As the owner and director of the Midwest’s premier flower and gardening show, which can be traced back to 1847, Tony brings the beauty and excitement of spring to Navy Pier every year for thousands to enjoy. I interviewed Tony Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions: How Breadfruit Will Change the World   January 21, 2014

Josh Schneider is a horticulturist and friend of BatesMeron working to rid the world of hunger with the help of an unconventional plant, breadfruit. Part of the management team for Global Breadfruit, a company that works to produce and spread breadfruit around the globe, Josh works with plant breeders to develop new and improved crops as well as introduce those Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Freddy Ross   December 10, 2013

Freddy Ross is the (now infamous) elevator operator working at the office building of 920 N. Franklin, aka the home of BatesMeron. Not only is Freddy a familiar face to all who work in our building, he is a good friend of BatesMeron! I interviewed Freddy as part of our 6 Questions feature: a series of one-on-one interviews with people Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Nina Altadonna   October 29, 2013

Nina Altadonna is a copywriter at BatesMeron Sweet Design. She spends her days brainstorming concepts that wow our clients and writing copy that moves their audiences. I interviewed Nina as part of our 6 Questions feature: a series of one-on-one interviews with people we work with who’ve made us proud. In addition to speaking with our clients to see how Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Michael LaVista   September 24, 2013

Michael LaVista is founder of Caxy, a web consulting and development company in Chicago. A master in custom web solutions, Michael uses his knowledge and experience to help drive the company forward. From web analytics to database design to web management, Caxy works closely with clients to implement strategic solutions and deliver expert results. I interviewed Michael as part of Continue Reading