MEET THE TEAM

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HERITAGE

Grew up on the glorious Tennessee River, just outside of Florence, AL. Youngest of four siblings. Studied marketing at the University of Alabama.

HIGHLIGHTS

President of Black Benak, started in 2013
Director of Client Services for Wilbanks Agency
Director of Marketing for DragonFly Athletics
PR/Recruiting for UA Football
Intern at ELLE Magazine in New York City
Intern at Billy Reid Corporate HQ in Florence, AL

RANDOM FACTS

Fiddler since age 6
Cast-iron skillet cornbread maker
Tennis player
Skeet shooter
Ever a high heel wearer

TOASTS TO

Family
Hard work paying off
Well-thought-out details
Well-deserved vacations

DRESS CODE

Weekdays = lots of black dresses
Weekends = denim + a white tee
Always in heels
A great blazer is everything

LISTENS TO

Jason Isbell
Lord Huron
Kings of Leon
Two Door Cinema Club
Alison Krauss + Union Station
Rihanna

QUOTE TO LIVE BY

"In breaking away from the familiar and the expected, you'll be forced and privileged to face greater challenges, learn harder lessons, and really get to know yourself."
- Kelly Cutrone, If You Have to Cry Go Outside

HERITAGE

Raised learning nothing about rockets but a lot about everything else in Huntsville, AL. Marketing major at Auburn University.

HIGHLIGHTS

Director of Brand Management at Black Benak
Editor and Content Curator at Haute Pink
Intern at Wilbanks Agency
Intern at Marketing Network in Dublin, Ireland

RANDOM FACTS

Art lover
Playlist maker
DIY'er
Wannabe world traveler

TOASTS TO

Good jokes
Good hair days
Jobs well done
Google, for always making me smarter

DRESS CODE

Reluctant heel wearer
Lover of prints
Tailored pants over skirts -- any day

LISTENS TO

Amy Winehouse
Black Keys
alt-J
Tallest Man on Earth
Ray Lamontagne
Basically everything...except country

QUOTE TO LIVE BY

“Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work.”
-Gustave Flaubert

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HERITAGE

Grew up in Alpharetta, GA just outside of Atlanta. Majored in marketing & sales at the University of Alabama.

HIGHLIGHTS

Director of Digital Communications at Black Benak
Intern at Learfield Sports Crimson Tide Sports Marketing
Skybox Hostess for Crimson Tide Sports Marketing
Student Assistant for Employee Relations at the Career Center at Culverhouse
University of Alabama Homecoming Parade Director

RANDOM FACTS

Book lover
Research enthusiast
Cape Codder
Wannabe golfer

TOASTS TO

Alabama wins
Beach days
Great ideas
Success stories

DRESS CODE

Solids and statement jewelry
Gold tones serve as the best neutrals
Accessories make the outfit

LISTENS TO

Oldies
90's
Eric Church

QUOTE TO LIVE BY

“Even if you’re not yet an entrepreneur, you can be an entrepreneurial in everything you do. If you view each stop as an opportunity to learn something, there is always something you will take away from that experience.” –Tory Burch 

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