Let’s chat.

Studio 4
123 Webster Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402



Our strong work ethic, demonstrated values, and engaging team deliver a more enjoyable agency experience and better marketing results.

+ Watch our video to see what we're all about

Interested in joining our team?

+ See available positions


Let’s chat.

Studio 4
123 Webster Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402



  • doug-large-portrait-1 Doug Lunne

    Doug Lunne President & CEO

    Doug founded LMG to address a need that remains widespread to this day: combining intelligent strategy and inspired creativity to do truly meaningful work. This intersection of the left and right brain is where he thrives—understanding clients’ challenges thoroughly and identifying effective and unexpected ways to address them.

    Outside of LMG, Doug loves seeking out more creative challenges. From cooking and traveling to painting and more, he finds inspiration in all forms.

    Doug’s favorite brands to follow: Apple, YETI, Warby Parker, and Harry’s to name a few

    “Of course, Apple is an inspiration. But disruptive brands like YETI, Warby Parker, and Harry’s are always fun to watch.”

    Enneagram 9: The Peacemaker

  • chris chris

    Chris Wilguess VP, Operations

    Chris helps define and execute key business initiatives for LMG and our clients. He knows successful marketing is about understanding the audience—Who are they? What do they care about?—and he supports the team in keeping these important details at the forefront of every project.

    Outside of LMG, you’ll find Chris coaching his son’s select baseball team, drumming with his church worship team every Sunday, and firmly planted on team “Diet Pepsi.” 

    Chris’ favorite brand to follow: Apple

    “They're the absolute best at keeping things simple, turning features into benefits, and staying consistent.They don't try to cram every single feature of the latest iPhone into each ad. Instead, they usually show one really fun feature for the product and make it come to life.”

    Enneagram 8: The Challenger

  • shannon-large-portrait shannon-small-portrait

    Shannon Lipp Senior Director, Client Services and Strategy

    Shannon oversees the development and execution of client marketing initiatives to help their brands grow and thrive. She offers a key shift in perspective from “What do we want to sell?” to “Why would others want to buy?”—always keeping the target audience in mind.

    Outside of LMG, you’ll find Shannon spending time with her close friends and reading anything she can get her hands on—from cereal boxes as a kid to endless books and social media feeds today. 

    Shannon’s favorite brand to follow: Real Simple magazine

    “I love their simple, bright and cheery photography. Readers often buy their magazines just for the cover shot, and the content is wonderful, too!”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • melissa melissa-small-portrait-1

    Melissa Sass Creative Director

    Melissa is truly the creative visionary in leading the content, design, and digital departments. Rallying the team around our clients’ visions, she provides guidance and inspiration to deliver marketing that works.

    Outside of LMG, Melissa has several hobbies: cheering on the Bengals and Reds, tightening up her golf game, and the one she considers most rewarding—being a mom. 

    Melissa’s favorite brand to follow: Coca-Cola

    “From the iconic green glass bottle, their signature red color, and the script logo, their brand is pure nostalgia. Coca-Cola has always stayed true to where they started, and that clear vision has gained them a loyal following that spans generations.”

    Enneagram 3: The Achiever

  • scott-large-portrait scott-large-portrait

    Scott Kenney CFO

    Scott strategically oversees and supports all financial operations. He leverages his volume of exposure from different businesses and industries—with a deep understanding of what works and what doesn’t—to make the best financial decisions for LMG.

    Outside of LMG, Scott is a sports fan who plays golf, hunts, coaches youth teams, and cheers on the Bengals and Reds. And once a year, he draws one of the 50 states out of a hat and plans a vacation with his wife.

    Scott’s favorite brand to follow:

    “I eat a lot of Chipotle. I think they are innovative in keeping up with different nutrition and lifestyle trends, and they’re always there for me when I need a healthy meal in a pinch.”

    Enneagram 8: The Challenger

  • claire claire

    Claire Zois Associate Director, Marketing Strategy

    Claire collaborates with clients and the LMG team to lead, develop, and execute the strategic vision of every project. With a background in journalism, she enjoys researching the “story behind the story”—the why behind the marketing—to create communications with real impact.

    Outside of LMG, Claire loves keeping up with popular culture and immersing herself in theme parks like Disney World, Universal Studios, and Kings Island.

    Claire’s favorite brand to follow: Fiona the hippo at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

    “Fiona is a story and experience all her own. She has it all: she's cute with a heartwarming story of overcoming all odds after her premature birth. Not only has she grown into a healthy hippo, she's become the center of a marketing powerhouse for the zoo.”

    Enneagram 5: The Investigator

  • collin-large-portrait collin-large-portrait

    Collin McAndrew Associate Director, Marketing Strategy

    Collin collaborates with clients and the LMG team to lead, develop, and execute the strategic vision of every project. He doesn’t settle for the status quo; instead he approaches marketing initiatives with an open mind to push boundaries and find new possibilities.

    Outside of LMG, Collin is an active member of Generation Dayton, a young professional networking organization. He also leads the Dayton chapter of the American Outlaws U.S. Soccer supporters group and enjoys patio-hopping around the city with his wife and two dogs.

    Collin’s favorite brand to follow: Apple

    “They just do a superb job at making the brand undeniably recognizable across all forms of advertisements. The incredible part is that it's a result of consistency. Decades of similar backgrounds, type font, delivery, and advertisement scheduling has made them a powerhouse.”

    Enneagram 8: The Challenger

  • Cindy-large-portrait Cindy-large-portrait

    Cindy McIntyre Associate Director, Marketing Strategy

    When it comes to collaborating with clients, Cindy is fully engaged and accurately communicates their vision with our internal team to produce the best possible product. Keen on development, she enjoys overseeing the growth within businesses, brands, campaigns, and people alike.

    Outside of LMG, Cindy enjoys acquiring a variety of helpful new skills and exciting life experiences. From yoga to sailing and constantly exploring the great outdoors with her dog, she is no stranger to adventure.

    Cindy’s favorite brand to follow: Darling, Nike, Mr. Beast

    “From a personal perspective, I love the raw authenticity of Darling, and am always curious to see what Nike is doing with design. Mr. Beast is a pretty interesting follow, too.”

    Enneagram 7: The Enthusiast

  • liz liz

    Liz Krizner Associate Director, Special Projects

    Liz collaborates with clients and the LMG team to lead, develop, and execute the strategic vision of every project. As a natural analyst and people person, she enjoys collaborating to define marketing challenges and the most effective ways to solve them.

    Outside of LMG, you’ll find Liz exploring her city of Charlotte, cheering on the Browns in Cleveland, or spending time with family in her hometown of Dayton.

    Liz’s favorite brand to follow: Target

    “Their mobile app experience is so user-friendly and easy to navigate. I love their playful and cheery tone on social media, and everything is so cute and (mostly) affordable. Target makes up a majority of my wardrobe and half of my apartment.”

    Enneagram 1: The Reformer

  • brad brad

    Brad Dunham Design Director

    Brad supports the design department in maximizing processes and results, while visualizing marketing concepts, upholding brand standards, and ensuring design excellence in every project. He loves dreaming up big ideas and breaking new ground to achieve high-impact design.

    Outside of LMG, you’ll find Brad boating with his family on Clear Lake or trying his hand—or chainsaw—at a new woodworking project.

    Brad’s favorite brand to follow: Airstream

    “I love it because it’s a timeless brand, and I have two of my own!”

    Enneagram 7: The Enthusiast

  • jenny jenny

    Jenny Williams Art Director

    Jenny leads a team of designers in visualizing marketing concepts, upholding brand standards, and ensuring design excellence in every project. In addition to staying current with the latest design trends and software, she continually draws on elements from daily life—colors, patterns, shapes, and perspective—to infuse her work with style and energy.

    Outside of LMG, you’ll find Jenny reading, tending her garden, catching a baseball game, or supporting her kiddos in their adventures.

    Jenny’s favorite brands to follow: So many!

    “I love seeing what local companies are doing, I enjoy Amika's bright pops of color and use of patterns on their packaging, and I follow She Reads Truth’s beautiful and thoughtful design.”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • derick derick

    Derick Meyers Art Director

    Derick leads a team of designers in visualizing marketing concepts, upholding brand standards, and ensuring design excellence in every project. He especially enjoys the creative process of transforming client needs into exciting creative possibilities.

    Outside of LMG, Derick is an avid sports fan, automotive enthusiast, and creative woodworker. Before becoming a designer, he spent several years turning wrenches as an auto mechanic.

    Derick’s favorite brand to follow: The NFL

    “I love football!” 

    Enneagram 8: The Challenger

  • erin2-large-portrait erin-take2-small-portrait

    Erin Myers Associate Director, Content

    Erin leads the content team in achieving effective content strategy, on-brand messaging, and overall consistency and clarity. Using her background in journalism and graphic design, she can identify the right story for the right audience and visualize the right connections between content and design.

    Outside of LMG, you can find Erin pedaling the bike path, kayaking on the river, or hiking the local trails with her husband and two labs.

    Erin’s favorite brand to follow: Pinterest

    “I love the practicality of Pinterest. As a brand designed to showcase other brands, their app makes it so easy to find and organize inspiration for all areas of my life—whether it’s for home DIYs, recipes, travel ideas, etc.”

    Enneagram 4: The Individualist

  • Donna 2-large-portrait Donna 2-large-portrait

    Donna Wright Production Director

    Donna applies over three decades of design and print production experience to support the logistics of bringing our creative ideas to life. From the screen to printer to the consumers’ hands, she handles every impactful detail effectively and efficiently.

    Outside of LMG, Donna often hits the open road with her husband on their motorcycle. Closer to home, you might find her cooking up new cuisine or crafting her own custom jewelry, hobbies that offer the perfect blend of creativity and precision.

    Donna’s favorite brands to follow: Stanley Tucci and Ina Garten

    “I just love their demeanors and all of their travel and food inspiration!”

    Enneagram 4: The Individualist

  • kassidy kassidy

    Kassidy Garrison Lead Marketing Project Manager

    Kassidy helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. With a dedicated focus to consistency, structure, and collaboration, Kassidy is a thoughtful problem solver who can easily assess marketing challenges and deliver excellent results.

    Outside of LMG, Kassidy passionately pursues new experiences. From concerts and national parks to skydiving and white-water rafting, she’s always up for more!

    Kassidy’s favorite brand to follow: Spotify

    “I've been a premium member for years and seeing the platform evolve has been super interesting. I've received personalized offers including pre-sale tickets, thank you notes from my favorite artists and many curated playlists. I can really tell Spotify values their customers and I'm always excited for new features!”

    Enneagram 1: The Reformer

  • Nicole 2-large-portrait Nicole 2-large-portrait

    Nicole Rooney Senior Marketing Project Manager

    As a Senior Marketing Project Manager, Nicole helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. In this role, she applies her versatile experience in a wide range of industries and shares her passion for cultivating relationships.

    Outside of LMG, Nicole is always on the move—running, climbing, camping—until it’s time to catch a Duke basketball or Cardinals baseball game with her husband and golden retriever.

    Nicole’s favorite brands to follow: Arc'teryx, North Face, Free People Movement

    “I love the storytelling, beautiful design, and imagery!”

    Enneagram 1, 3: The Reformer and the Achiever

  • brett-large-portrait brett-small-portrait-1

    Brett Weaver Marketing Project Manager

    Brett helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. He prioritizes efficiency without sacrificing empathy, and never misses an opportunity to make personal, human connections through marketing.

    Outside of LMG, Brett has led his church music team on bass and guitar for over a decade, and competes in Super Smash Bros. tournaments nationally and globally.

    Brett’s favorite brand to follow: Taco Bell

    “Over the years, it's always seemed like they have been the trendsetters in fast food far beyond just the food… restaurant aesthetics, advertising, etc. Everyone always seems to be following in their footsteps and that's really cool to me.”

    Enneagram 9: The Peacemaker

  • halee-large-portrait halee-large-portrait

    Halee Mollette Marketing Project Manager

    Halee helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. Her flexible, relationship-driven approach helps her thrive in the ever-evolving world of marketing.

    Outside of LMG, Halee can be found supporting the Dayton community through various organizations, adventuring with her friends, or cuddling up with her corgi, cheering on her favorite teams!

    Halee’s favorite brand to follow:
    Alani Nu

    “I can see the attention to detail they not only put into the taste and quality of the product, but also the consumer experience. The products are beautiful, their social media presence is authentic and fun, and they are constantly evolving and improving to exceed market expectations!”

    Enneagram 3: The Achiever

  • nicolas-large-portrait nicolas-large-portrait

    Nicholas Bourne Marketing Project Manager

    Nicholas helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. Drawing on past experience as a designer/creative manager, he knows brand consistency is vital to strong strategic vision and impactful creative execution.

    Outside of LMG, Nicholas loves whipping up sweet treats in the kitchen—often while binge watching reality TV and planning his next big adventure with his two dogs.

    Nicholas’ favorite brand to follow:

    “​​I love a Wendy's Twitter roast. The irony of these brutal burns, all while being repped by an iconic pig-tailed little girl, is perfect. They weren't the first to speak directly to their followers, but they rewrote the playbook for doing it effectively. Also, who doesn't love a Frosty?!”

    Enneagram 5: The Investigator

  • diamond-large-portrait diamond-large-portrait

    Diamond Ross Marketing Project Manager

    Diamond helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. She approaches every opportunity with a fresh perspective, while encouraging the team to think differently and discover unexpected possibilities.

    Outside of LMG, Diamond is always up for trying something new—whether it’s a recipe, podcast/audiobook, travel destination, TV show, or hairstyle or makeup technique.

    Diamond’s favorite brand to follow: Fenty Beauty

    “I love Rihanna and the products!”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • Nikki 2-large-portrait Nikki 2-large-portrait

    Nikki Jones Marketing Project Manager

    Nikki helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. She is passionate about creating meaningful connections with her team and clients, and thrives on learning new things from each of them.

    Outside of LMG, Nikki loves exploring playgrounds and parks with her two young children, and trying new and unique restaurants with her husband. While she couldn’t choose a favorite, she is always willing to give recommendations!

    Nikki’s favorite brand to follow: Trader Joe’s

    “As a consumer, I never feel overwhelmed when I walk into their stores. Their layout makes perfect sense, and I am able to complete my shopping trips within 15 minutes. As a professional, I think they do a wonderful job utilizing social media and connecting with their followers.”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • Kate-large-portrait Kate-large-portrait

    Kate Dempsey Marketing Project Manager

    Kate is a relationship-driven project manager who prioritizes and balances both client and internal needs wholeheartedly. She ensures all of her projects run smoothly from start to finish and shares positivity in any environment she steps foot in.

    Outside of LMG, Kate enjoys exploring music and sharing her newfound hidden gems with friends and family. When she’s not jamming out, she loves watching foreign Netflix shows, hanging with friends at Charlotte breweries, and keeping an eye on her ornery cat, Rudy.

    Kate’s favorite brand to follow: Glossier

    “I love skincare/cosmetics, and their marketing makes me want to buy everything. Their packaging is gorgeous and their product photography is so visually appealing.”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • Rachel-large-portrait Rachel-large-portrait

    Rachel Monnin Marketing Project Manager

    In the fast-paced marketing world, Rachel communicates client projects to our internal team in an organized and efficient way. Utilizing her impressive project management background and creative eye, she is quick on her feet when it comes to gathering information and taking action to produce stunning results.

    Outside of LMG, Rachel is incredibly active and spends her time tearing up the field in Ultimate

    Frisbee, scaling rock walls, running marathons, and diving into any book she can get her hands on.

    Rachel’s favorite brand to follow: Erin Condren

    “She sells notebooks and planners which are two things I love, but I really enjoy her branding. Her YouTube ads are always colorful, fun, and incredibly enjoyable to watch.”

    Enneagram 1: The Reformer

  • lauren-large-portrait lauren-large-portrait

    Lauren Bennett Associate Marketing Project Manager

    Lauren helps identify client goals and provides direction for our internal team to keep projects on time, on budget, and on target. She always looks forward to bringing new ideas to the table and collaborating with others to determine the best path for success.

    Outside of LMG, Lauren cheers on her favorite sports teams all year long—Reds in the spring, Bengals and Ohio State in the fall, and the Cavs and University of Kentucky in the winter.

    Lauren’s favorite brand to follow:

    “I am an avid consumer, but I also like the way they incorporate all genders, races, and body types into their marketing. They’re always pushing the envelope and doing something new.”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • laura laura

    Laura Wagner Senior Designer

    Laura produces creative designs that bring clients’ brands and projects to life visually. As a left-brain creative, she prioritizes research and logistics as essential steps in her design process.

    Outside of LMG, Laura loves baking, crafting, and antique picking unique pieces for her home. She is also passionate about supporting her small town and local businesses.

    Laura’s favorite brand to follow:

    “I'm drawn to brands like Magnolia and The Laurel Mercantile that feel handcrafted even though they're mass produced. Brands that tell a great story, and sweat the details to create and market products that make customers feel like it was made just for them—I'm here for it.”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • julie julie

    Julie Haws Senior Designer

    Julie produces creative designs that bring clients’ brands and projects to life visually. By analyzing the big picture, and zeroing in on the small details, she produces thoughtful and imaginative designs that projects to the next level.

    Outside of LMG, Julie enjoys exercising both her body and mind—spending her time hiking and biking, followed by relaxing with puzzles or games like Nerdle. 

    Julie’s favorite brand to follow: Natural Life

    “I love the vibrancy, colors and energy they put out into the world. Their fun illustrative style and positive  quotes/sayings always give me pause to smile and be grateful.” 

    Enneagram 6: The Loyalist

  • joe2-large-portrait joe2-large-portrait

    Joe Sarver Senior Designer

    Joe produces creative designs that bring clients’ brands and projects to life visually. He applies creative thinking, innovative design, and dynamic illustration to help clients of all kinds imagine what their brands can become through strategic marketing. 

    Outside of LMG, you’ll find Joe cruising on his Harley, kayaking on the river, and spending time with his wife and two daughters.

    Joe’s favorite brand to follow: Open to inspiration

    “I don't have one specific brand, but I always have my mind and eyes open for great art, design, and creative thinking everywhere that keeps me inspired.”

    Enneagram 9: The Peacemaker

  • josey josey

    Josey Allen Designer

    Josey produces creative designs that bring clients’ brands and projects to life visually. She is especially knowledgeable about email and enjoys organizing systems for an easier and more effective design process.

    Outside of LMG, Josey will challenge anyone to a game of Dungeons and Dragons, Pokémon, or one of the 50 different board games in her collection.

    Josey’s favorite brand to follow: Bonfire Red

    “I really like the creative they put out on their website. I met them once at a college event and they were incredibly cool people.”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • sydney-large-portrait sydney-small-portrait-1

    Sydney Heitmeyer Associate Designer

    Sydney produces creative designs that bring clients’ brands and projects to life. By bringing a fresh perspective and hands-on attitude to her work, she turns complex marketing messages into designs with impact.

    Outside of LMG, Sydney enjoys catching up on the latest Netflix series, playing basketball, and snuggling with her German shepherd, Milo.

    Sydney’s favorite brand to follow: Apple

    “I have all Apple products for both work and personal use, and I love to see what will come out next and how it could impact my everyday life. Their marketing approach is also very eye-catching and intriguing.” 

    Enneagram 6:The Loyalist

  • emerald-large-portrait emerald-large-portrait

    Emerald Batty Associate Designer

    Emerald produces creative designs that bring clients’ brands and projects to life visually. With a knack for learning new software quickly and effectively, she thrives in the fast-paced design industry—always eager for what’s next.

    Outside of LMG, Emerald loves all things yellow, covering her fridge with homemade magnets, and keeping up on the latest memes, TikTok videos, and Netflix shows.

    Emerald’s favorite brand to follow:
    Duolingo on TikTok

    “In the last year, this brand has exploded on TikTok. They've been able to build a base of loyal users, as well as a general fan base that enjoys Duolingo content even if they don't use the program.”

    Enneagram 9: The Peacemaker

  • zach-large-portrait zach-large-portrait

    Zach Hackman Associate Copywriter

    Zach writes, edits, and proofreads content to deliver key messages on client projects. He understands the right words can make a big difference, and he always looks for opportunities to elevate his writing with new approaches that will engage readers and inspire them to take action.

    Outside of LMG, Zach trades in his pen for a paintbrush to create pop art and graphic-style paintings.

    Zach’s favorite brand to follow: Barstool Sports

    “I enjoy following them for their wide variety of sports content and bizarre news coverage. Their presence spans across multiple social media channels and they consistently create new material for their viewers/followers.”

    Enneagram 7: The Enthusiast

  • michelle-large-portrait michelle-large-portrait

    Michelle Jacobson Copywriter

    Michelle writes, edits, and proofreads content to deliver key messages on client projects. By researching past approaches and keeping target audiences in mind, she enjoys finding new and creative ways of storytelling that leave a strong impact.

    Outside of LMG, Michelle loves exploring the outdoors. On any given day, you’ll find her anywhere from the running path or the lake to a baseball game or the newest brewery.

    Michelle’s favorite brand to follow:

    “It's very important to me to stay active, and this account is very informative and personable. It feels like I have my own fitness coach or trainer, but without the price. They use fun and engaging language to draw you in, and they’re always providing up-to-date content.”

    Enneagram 7: The Enthusiast

  • Karen 2-large-portrait Karen 2-large-portrait

    Karen Gould Agency Infrastructure Director

    Karen assists LMG in training, implementing, and managing essential business functions to ensure the team is always running at maximum effectiveness. Her attention to detail and passion for process help her turn technical challenges into conceptual solutions.

    Outside of LMG, Karen’s favorite pastimes are spending time with family, friends, and a good book.

    Karen’s favorite brand to follow: Mary EngelDark from Mary Engelbreit

    “This is my all-time favorite brand! It is literally a one-woman empire with thousands of products spanning over four decades. Her Instagram account is my go-to when I need a lift or distraction.”

    Enneagram 5: The Investigator

  • judy-large-portrait judy-small-portrait

    Judy Barnhart Office Manager

    Judy assists in coordinating team meetings, oversees daily business operations, and works with employees and clients to provide everything necessary for success. She never misses an opportunity to go above and beyond to create a positive experience.

    Outside of LMG, Judy loves decorating her home, tending her garden, and cruising in her 1964 P1800.

    Judy’s favorite brand to follow: mindbodygreen 

    “They provide readers with information, inspiration, and motivation to live their healthiest and happiest lives.”

    Enneagram 2: The Helper

  • BethC-large-portrait BethC-large-portrait

    Beth Combs Accounting Manager

    Beth monitors and analyzes the business’s finances to ensure profitability. Her love for learning motivates her to dig into the numbers, identify opportunities for growth, support the team’s goals, and help LMG reach the next level.

    Outside of LMG, whether she’s hiking at a local park, working on a home DIY project, or vacationing in Florida, Beth’s time is best spent with those most important to her: her family, friends, and her two dogs.

    Beth’s favorite brands to follow:
    Everything home-related

    “I’m on Pinterest all the time looking for home design inspiration. I love the variety of ideas I can find there, versus gravitating toward one specific style or brand!”

    Enneagram 3: The Achiever