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Dayton, Ohio 45402



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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 1: The Reformer

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    Chris Wilguess Vice President, 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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Liz Krizner Associate Director, Marketing Strategy

    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 2: The Helper

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    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

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    Jen Heimann Lead Marketing Project Manager

    Every day offers something new, and that’s what Jen loves about her job. She’s equally passionate about discovering unique challenges and solving them through thoughtful strategy and creative execution.

    As Lead Marketing Project Manager, Jen demonstrates the meaning of true partnership: setting shared goals and working passionately alongside our clients to achieve meaningful results.

    INFJ – Affirming, compassionate, idealistic. Focused on relationships, service, and meaning.

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    Brad Dunham Design Director

    What could lure a dedicated outdoorsman away from the snow-filled forests and entice a passionate craftsman out of his home workshop? The opportunity to apply his creative vision and attention to detail to support some of the nation’s leading brands.

    As Design Director, Brad helps establish the creative vision for projects, oversees the contributions of the entire design team, and ensures delivery of outstanding finished work.

    ESTP: Loyal, friendly, fun. Focused on details, action, and results.

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    Alicia Bertsche Director, Digital Marketing Strategy

    Where digital marketing, strategy, and creativity meet, that’s where you’ll find Alicia. Nothing excites her more than finding the right solution to engage and inform our clients and their customers—through social media, SEO/SEM, email marketing, website optimization, and more.

    As Digital Director, Alicia provides digital marketing plans and services that integrate with clients’ overall marketing strategy and resonate with audiences.

    ESTJ: Practical, charismatic, driven. Focused on facts, honesty, and order.

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    Erin Myers Associate Director, Content

    A creative communicator and dedicated wordsmith, Erin has a passion for personal interaction and meaningful messaging. Her background in journalism and graphic design allows her to see the big picture and zero in on key details, both in content and design.

    As Associate Director, Content, Erin practices diligence in all aspects of content development—researching, writing, organizing, editing, and proofreading—to communicate clients’ messages in the most effective way to engage target audiences and inspire the desired outcomes.

    INFJ: Affirming, compassionate, idealistic. Focused on relationships, service, and meaning.

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    Donna Wright Production Director

    Donna’s dedication to collaboration and quality make her an invaluable addition to any project team. With decades of experience in project and production management, Donna excels at ensuring that work is accurate, effective, and on schedule and budget—even while making the entire process a pleasure for clients and colleagues alike.

    When she’s not paving the way for a smooth project experience, Donna often hits the open road on her Harley, heading for the horizon and whatever adventure awaits. 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.

    INFP: Flexible, caring, authentic. Focused on service, purpose, and creativity.

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    Kassidy Garrison Senior Marketing Project Manager

    Kassidy is always eager to apply her organizational skills and analytical mindset to projects, while learning new things along the way. She enjoys combining her education with passion to make a positive difference for LMG’s team and clients.

    As Senior Marketing Project Manager, Kassidy prioritizes project collaboration from beginning to end in order to delight clients and achieve results.

    INTJ: Independent, flexible, strategic. Focused on theory, structure, and clarity.

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Derick Meyers Art Director

    Derick combines a keen awareness of current design trends with a strong drive to create timeless work with enduring impact. Equally comfortable traveling proven paths and breaking new ground, Derick enjoys harnessing his artistic vision to deliver quality design that’s aligned to clients’ needs.

    As Art Director, Derick oversees the designers assigned to a given project, providing ongoing guidance from initial concepting through final production.

    ENTP: Creative, resourceful, multi-talented. Focused on people, projects, and problem-solving.

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    Jenny Williams Art Director

    For Jenny, the whole world is an idea book, with new sources for creative inspiration at every turn. 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 striking style and energy.

    As Associate Art Director, Jenny helps realize a client’s vision through powerful art and design.

    ENFP: Friendly, perceptive, service-oriented. Focused on people, collaboration, and creativity.

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    Laura Wagner Senior Designer

    A rare left-brained creative, Laura enjoys both pure artistic expression and the logic of sound strategy. From the limitless possibilities of initial brainstorming to developing and executing a detailed project plan, every aspect appeals to this versatile professional.

    As Senior Designer, Laura plays a crucial role in bringing projects to life visually.

    ENFJ: Welcoming, imaginative, organized. Focused on helping, harmony, and creativity.

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    Sydney Heitmeyer Associate Designer

    It’s one thing to craft eye-catching art; it’s another to create purposeful design. Sydney applies this skill with ease by keeping up on the latest trends, studying our clients’ unique brands, and infusing her own clean and simplistic style.

    As Associate Designer, Sydney achieves her best work when she can use strategy and creativity to turn complex marketing messages into designs with impact.

    INFJ: Affirming, compassionate, idealistic. Focused on relationships, service, and meaning.

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    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

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    Julie Haws Senior Designer

    Julie’s thoughtful approach to design, considering every detail from every perspective, helps her simplify complex messages into smart and stunning visuals for our clients.

    As Senior Designer, Julie maintains a dedicated focus on creating and improving design processes that streamline projects and maximize impact.

    INFJ – Affirming, compassionate, idealistic. Focused on relationships, service, and meaning.

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Karen Gould Agency Infrastructure Director

    Karen’s attention to detail and passion for process are invaluable in assisting LMG with training, implementing, and managing essential business functions. Her dedicated efforts ensure our team is running at maximum effectiveness for our clients.

    As Agency Infrastructure Director, Karen leverages advancing technology, proven best practices, and emerging opportunities to maximize workflow and impact.

    INFJ: Affirming, compassionate, idealistic. Focused on relationships, service, and meaning.

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    Judy Barnhart Office Manager

    Judy complements effective management and organizational skills with a strong focus on interpersonal harmony, creating a warm, welcoming environment that is both inspiring and productive. She never misses an opportunity to go above and beyond for clients and eagerly rises to every occasion with unflappable calm.

    As Office Manager, Judy assists in coordinating team meetings, oversees daily business operations, and works with employees and clients to provide everything necessary for project success—and a positive experience from start to finish.

    ENFJ: Welcoming, imaginative, organized. Focused on helping, harmony, and creativity.

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    Sharon Emerick People & Culture

    Sharon supports the team from recruitment through employment to offer a fulfilling LMG experience for every employee. She believes the people are where the magic happens, and that’s where you’ll find her—fostering strong relationships through self-awareness, honesty, and humor.

    Outside of LMG, Sharon loves baking in the kitchen, offering Enneagram consultations, enjoying nature, and spending precious time with her four grandchildren.

    Sharon’s favorite brand to follow:

    “The colors, fabrics, and functionality of their products is fun to see every season. Customer service is important to me, and I get great service every time. Consistency counts!”

    Enneagram 3: The Achiever

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    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