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We do. Our team works together to ensure that our research and insight is accurate and up-to-date and that our organization works as smoothly as possible to ensure that our services to you are timely and effective. Meet the key members of the BuzzMG team and get to know a little bit more about them.

Our Members

  • tina


    Tina Wells, CEO and founder of Buzz Marketing Group, earned her B.A. in Communication Arts graduating with honors from Hood College in 2002 and is currently pursuing her graduate degree at the Wharton School of Business. In addition to serving on the Young Entrepreneur Council,…

    the UN’s Global Entrepreneurship Council, and the Franklin Institute’s board of directors, Tina has authored the youth marketing handbook Chasing Youth Culture And Getting It Right and the tween series Mackenzie Blue. Tina’s long list of honors include Essence’s 40 Under 40, Billboard’s 30 Under 30, Fast Company‘s 100 Most Creative People in Business, and Inc’s 30 Under 30.
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    Lauren graudated in 2002 from the University of Wisconsin with a BA in Communication Arts. She has…

    previously worked at an advertising agency to buy media space for Universal Pictures/Studios and in sales for a toy company. She works to use this experience in both advertising and youth marketing to excel in her role at Buzz Marketing Group.

  • Marcus Wells


    Prior to taking on the management of our buzzSpotter® network and viral marketing services, Marcus served…

    as a buzzSpotter® for eight years. His clients have included And 1, Sony Music, American Eagle, and P+G.

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    Lisa earned her Bachelor’s degree in Arts and Archaeology at Hood College in 2010.  She is a charismatic…

    and vibrant professional that thrives in the workplace. As an Arts enthusiast, Lisa also continually offers her creativity to the team assisting in company projects as well in the office.

  • Adrianne Washington


    Adrianne has served as director of Analytics and Operations at BuzzMG for over 8 years after working for the Group as a buzzspotter®…

    Her clients have included Sesame Workshop, PBS, Swarovski, P&G, and Sony Music. She holds a master’s degree in sociology from Hood College and is also an adjunct professor at various local universities.

  • Kathleen


    Kathleen has been developing web sites and executing online marketing programs for over 10 years…

    At 15, she launched the teen destination, which featured teen celebrities like Mandy Moore, Freddie Prinze Jr., and Christina Milian, to name a few. She went on to create innovative online marketing campaigns for Hollywood Records, Maverick Records, Zomba Recording, and many others. Kathleen received her Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies (with an emphasis in Business and Economics) from the University of California-Riverside.


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    Blending his passion for design and illustration and with over ten years of experience, Vince specializes in…

    branding, web design, and graphic design, and continually aims to produce high quality design styles that are clean and unique to raise the standard of the competition. He consistently keeps up with leading digital media trends and enjoys mastering the arts while tackling new challenges. Vince has worked with a long list of clients, including: Dow Jones, Princeton University, Camden Waterfront Marketing Bureau, and YMCA. Some of Vince’s work has been featured in Graphic Design USA magazine and he has been awarded numerous web design awards.

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    Shilpa Soundararajan is a graduate of Temple University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in…

    Political Science and Communications, and has worked with Buzz Marketing Group to develop social media campaigns and manage messaging of Millennial research. With her professional experience in city government, news media, marketing, public affairs, film production, and education, she continually searches for a way to integrate her passions and utilize her skills to the fullest extent in order to effectively promote BuzzMG®. Writing and research are her passions, but she values any and all experience that allows her to grow and learn more about the world around her.