Moving Business Together
With experience in non-profit and for-profit sectors, Chris enjoys advancing community development, relationship building, and marketing. Traveling to many varied places around the world has given him the important understanding that location and people play an equally integral role in shaping unique and beautiful cultures and communities. He loves working with the Markentum team and helping each partner grow their marketing initiatives, while advocating for active senior lifestyle. Chris, with his wife Kerri and daughter Ellie, enjoy exploring the beautiful state of Florida and going on outdoor adventures!
Director of Operations
Tighe has explored different and unique ways to create digital media for the last six years but has always had a love for creating. During his career, He has become an award-winning photographer, videographer, and animator. Intent on staying ahead of the curve, he is always looking for the next digital medium to use to tell a story. Tighe has been part of the Markentum team and the senior living industry for two years and has immersed himself in learning the intricacies of the unique problems faced by aging adults and senior living providers.
Director of Partner Success
Daryl began his career in the public accounting field, and his professional momentum has continued building and evolving towards his role as the Director of Partner Success at Markentum. From 2007 to mid-2019, his career gave him the privilege of working and gaining experience in both public and private sectors of accounting; however, throughout those 12 years, the true thrill and excitement were felt when opportunities arose to participate in marketing initiatives. Fueling a desire to strike out into marketing, where his expertise in finance could collaborate with his passion for developing strategies, building relationships, and managing projects, coupled with a strong desire to promote unparalleled care and compassion for seniors. Born on the Space Coast, Daryl is an avid participant in many outdoor activities and strives to constantly bring a fresh and innovative perspective, committed to adding value and creating growth, through trust and accountability with a positive attitude and a strong work ethic, to everything he does.
Turner was born and raised in Daytona Beach, Florida. After high school, he attended Florida International University and graduated with a B.S. in Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, also earning a minor in Social Media & eMarketing. Turner enjoys assisting all of Markentum’s partners and wants to help them grow through cooperative, engaging partnerships. Aside from partner relations, Turner also specializes in content creation, writing, and project management.
Garrett Johnson began his development career after serving six years in the US Navy. During that time he received training certificates and degrees in Game Art & Design and IT. He started his professional career as a software engineer developing Electronic Medication Administration Records and Computerized Physician Order Entry systems for medical companies. During that time, he continued to pursue as a web developer and did some freelance work to expand his professional skills while continuing to keep up with the latest technology and coding standards. Garrett strives to provide the highest of quality and expectations and makes sure to stay intimately involved throughout the entire development process. His success is attributed to his hard work, motivation, and passion for web design and development. On the Markentum team, Garrett brings great energy, innovative ideas, and new ways of thinking to each project he works on.
Inbound Marketing Manager
Loreal was born and raised in Central New York, but made the move to Florida in August 2016 and joined the Markentum team in January 2018. She works to develop effective strategies that will drive visitors to our partner’s websites. She also manages all partner HubSpot portals which help determine who is visiting your website, what content they are engaging with, and nurtures and facilitates the relationship with visitors. Loreal has developed a passion for digital marketing techniques and enjoys collaborating with partners to help tailor their marketing strategy to reach and exceed their goals.
With experience in social media marketing, content creation, and marketing, Chris found a love for writing and social media engagement. While enrolled at Daytona State, majoring in Computer Science and a minor in Creative Writing, Chris chose to take the more creative path after graduation. Chris enjoys writing for all of Markentum’s partners and is responsible for crafting and maintaining all written content. Chris has many passions but above all else, he loves helping and engaging people, he has actually grown out and donated his hair to Children With Hairloss over five times!
Social Media Manager
Lexie is a passionate marketer and a recent alumna of the University of Central Florida having graduated with a B.S.B.A. in Marketing. After living in Orlando for four years, Lexie relocated to Port Orange and is excited to explore the city and find local businesses to support. Lexie grew up in South Florida and found her passion for marketing while in high school. Since then, she has not only helped countless clients increase engagement on their social media platforms, but runs her own Weight Watchers Instagram food blog in her spare time. Lexie’s philosophy on social media is to create a voice that people want to listen to. As Social Media Manager, she provides a living and breathing social media page for our partners. With carefully strategized social media content, the partners can be sure their social media pages will have both marketing + momentum.
Social Media Coordinator
Originally from a small town in Connecticut, Samantha recently graduated from Stetson University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and a double minor in Sales and Management. Samantha began as a part-time employee with Markentum but transitioned over to full-time upon graduation. Although she had previous marketing internships in Connecticut, she decided to officially make Florida her new home and Markentum her new family! Samantha comes into work every day with a smile on her face, ready to take on any social media challenge that comes her way.