Heather Danko launched Olive and Rose & Associates, a strategic marketing agency that works with brands across the retail, automotive and entertainment sectors to provide marketing campaigns, events and employee engagement programs.
“Marketing has continued to evolve over the years with many companies including marketing in their overall strategy to build revenue, attract and retain employees and grow their brand,” said Founder and CEO Danko. “Olive and Rose has the experience in multichannel marketing necessary to help company leaders achieve current and future goals by creating and implementing customized marketing programs.”
Danko brings more than 18 years of experience in marketing, event and employee engagement. Prior to launching Olive and Rose, she worked with NewMark Merrill Companies, designing and managing all aspects of corporate marketing programs including advertising, public relations, trade shows, meetings, special events, social media and shopping center marketing.
Dennis Kaiser is Vice President of Content and Public Relations for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Dennis is a communications leader with more than 30 years of experience including as a journalist and in corporate and agency marketing communications roles. He is responsible for Connect’s client content operations and is involved in a range of initiatives ranging from content strategy, message development, copywriting, media relations, social media and content marketing services.
In his most recent corporate communications roles, he led a regional public relations effort across Southern California for CBRE, played a key marketing role on JLL’s national retail team, and was responsible for directing the global public relations effort at ValleyCrest, the nation’s largest commercial landscape services company.
In addition to his vast commercial real estate experience, Dennis has worked on communications and launch strategies for a number of residential projects such as Disney’s Celebration in Florida, Ritter Ranch in Palmdale California (7,200 homes, 22,000 acres), WaterColor in Florida and PremierGarage in Phoenix.
Dennis’s agency background included firms such as Idea Hall and Macy + Associates. He has earned an outstanding reputation with organization leaders as a trusted advisor, strategic program implementer, consensus builder and exceptional collaborator.
Dennis has developed and managed national communications programs for Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, both public and private. He’s successfully worked with journalists across the globe representing clients involved in major-breaking news stories, product launches, media tours, and company news announcements.
Dennis has been involved in a host of charitable and community organizations including the American Cancer Society, Easter Seals, BoyScouts, Chrysalis Foundation, Freedom For Life, HOLA, L.A.’s BEST, Reach Out and Read, Super Bowl Host Committee, and Thunderbirds Charities.
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