Kristen Volkland, President/Owner
Eighteen years with ECG. Oversees the delivery of advertising and marketing services. Acts as a champion for ECG clients. Helps them first define, and then attain their business objectives. Directed successful national and regional campaigns. Assures projects are completed on time and on budget.
Katherine Noyes, Vice President of Operations
Accomplished advertising and public relations professional. Left the Big Easy for the Garden State. Keeps everything on track. Award winner in her own right. Three Telly Awards, two Mature Marketing Awards, two Award of Excellence from PRSA. Honored by the Advertising Club of New Orleans.
Don Kilcoyne, Creative Director
Brings 20 years of advertising and promotions expertise to ECG. Has led results-driven strategic, creative and branding development for clients in technology, healthcare, entertainment, youth, advocacy and more. Writer, designer, entertainer, novelist and pewtersmith.
Cindy Tavlin, Vice President of Creative Services
Big picture thinker. Ten years with ECG (on staff and as a consultant) creating campaigns that elevated brands and helped our awesome roster of clients articulate their message. Uses experience as information specialist to build better websites and enhance user engagement. Thrilled to be back with the ECG team full-time.
Lynn Martin, Senior Art Director
Brought years of high-level corporate design expertise to ECG. Clients have included household names in pharmaceuticals, energy and personal finance. Award-winning ideas and collaborative style. Accomplished talent behind of stylish, innovative and engaging materials. Client focused and unfailingly creative.
Mary Massaro, Art Director
Mary uniquely blends time-tested, exacting design experience with cutting-edge technical production expertise, and thrives on using those skills to develop innovative solutions to clients' print and digital challenges. She is a founding member of the ECG team.
Liz Pagan, Art and Editorial Supervisor
Narrows the divide between print and digital. Knows how to get it done. Website wizard, bane of recalcitrant software. Provides the nuts-and-bolts support to realize the creative teamís visual and editorial solutions. 15-year ECG veteran.
Lauren Ricca, Account Executive
Brings extensive experience in foundation outreach and fundraising to ECG, including work for the American Cancer Society, victims of domestic violence, Greater Paterson Chamber of Commerce and two special improvement districts, among others. Has served on the Boys and Girls Club of Clifton board of trustees for three years.
Ernie Volkland, Vice President/Owner
Highly developed administrative and analytical skills. Focuses on business operations to provide balance for the creative side of the agency.
Bart Erbach, Consultant
Company founder. Passionate advocate for results-oriented communications. Led corporate communications campaigns. Speechwriter for university presidents and Fortune 100 executives. Directed statewide and national media campaigns. Skilled print and electronic journalist. Trusted advisor and coach. Believes authenticity is the ultimate brand.