President and Chief Technical Officer
Jason is the creative and technical mind behind Tourism Engine and The Pollinator. Working side-by-side with destinations and attractions since 2007 has taught him about necessary creative solutions this industry needs. Jason has been a key partner to state tourism commissions, sat on regional committees, and collaborated with unique destinations.
Jason serves as the board Vice President of the Alliance Française de Portland (a non-profit promoting French language and culture)
Outside the office, you’ll find him powerlifting, building racecars and traveling abroad.
Senior Marketing Strategist
Christian spent years as a Marketing Director planning and promoting regional tourism with DMOs and other attractions. His background in business development for tourism, combined with 20 years of sales and marketing experience, provides a well-rounded view of the industry and informs his insights. When he isn’t strategizing, Christian is a true outdoorsman–skiing, fishing, mountain biking, and long-distance running.
Bobby Dudek / Web Developer
As our Web Developer, Bobby’s job is to make your brand look its best. That includes the way your site looks as well as how it operates. Bobby’s comfortable with several of the most popular content management systems, so your site will do exactly what you need it to do. He’s also responsible for maintaining the systems that process your leads.
Nicholas Niebes / Marketing Specialist
Lauren Forcey / Web Developer
Laurie Marks / Travel Writer
Laurie formalized her passion for writing with an undergrad in Communication and later, an MBA. She lived abroad in Portugal, Spain, and Colombia, and took a nine-month sabbatical after 8 years in corporate America. All of which has provided fodder for her writing. She’s blogged, written newsletters and created website content for those seeking health and wellness, also for travelers both local and global. Research and getting into the heart and mind of her audience helps drives her creative process.
Monica Turner / Creative Director
Monica is a Creative Director and Graphic Designer. She has 10+ years of getting her hands dirty in the design industry from New York City to Denver and beyond. She started in the corporate world, moved to the agency life, and now lives and breathes MonicaLauren design, based in Denver, providing clients across the U.S. with her creative expertise – creative direction, print & web design, and branding.
Amanda Baida / Social Media Strategist
Social Media Strategist
As a Social Media Strategist, Amanda excels at paid campaigns on social media. A pure joy to work with, she always delivers transparent results for our clients.