Our People

Jay Lenstrom

General Manager

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a good enough football, basketball or baseball player to earn a college/university scholarship.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Carlsbad, California.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I argued and won a Supreme Court decision.

John Stanek

Chief Finance Officer

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Kathmandu, to stage for a climb to base camp on Everest, K2 or Annapurna.

My anthem would be

“Won't Get Fooled Again” by The Who.

My life's motto:

Live with integrity in everything you do.

Brian Neville

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Limerick, Ireland.

Worst mistake I ever made

was setting the toilet on fire.

The movie about me would star

Donnie Wahlberg.

Julie Schweigert

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Tuscany - my favorite place on earth.

One thing you must do in

New York is check out Smorgasburg in Brooklyn.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

snacks, snacks and snacks. Also, I need a real desk calendar to remember which city I'll be in on any given day!

Matt Sullivan

Creative

My first job was

selling glow sticks on Navy Pier.

I want to be known for

being a great father.

My life’s motto:

You can’t live life in guarantees.

Abraham Green

Client Services

My first job was

in Audio Engineering.

I want to be known for

my music.

The movie about me would star

Doug E. Doug aka Sanka Coffie from Cool Runnings.

Alison Romer

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Thailand to hang on the beach, go for an elephant ride and hike with the tigers.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"irregardless." It's not even a real word, so it shouldn't have to be officially eliminated; but, irregardless, I would like to make it official.

I cannot turn the TV off if a so-bad-it's-good sci-fi shark movie is on.

Alli McGuire

Finance

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

a deserted beach in the Caribbean.

One thing you must do in

Italy is participate in Carnevale – don't forget your mask!

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"crazy cat lady."

Aly Euler

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a professional basketball player… then I stopped growing.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Corolla, North Carolina.

My life's motto:

"You can dream a little dream or you can live a little dream, I'd rather live it, because dreamers always chase but never get it." -Aesop Rock

Amanda DePalma-Gable

Creative Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a flight attendant.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Cuba. I'd like to visit my mother's homeland before the embargo ends and they step out of the 1960s.

My anthem would be

“Hoppípolla" by Sigur Rós. The lyrics are in a made up language, so the song is about whatever you want it to be.

Amanda St. Pierre

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Patagonia.

My first job was

a Po' boy extraordinaire and cashier at DiMartino's Muffulettas.

I cannot turn the TV off if Forrest Gump is on.

Amy Cicero

Client Services

For my first concert, I saw

Britney Spears.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I have two different colored eyes (one brown and one green).

I cannot turn the TV off if CSI is on.

Anastasia Bailoni

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

an animation artist for Disney.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

somewhere I have never been.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is take the architectural boat tour along the river.

Annalise Bibb

Insights

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Zarautz, Spain to eat a kabob and lay on the beach.

One thing you must do in

Knoxville, TN is tailgate for an SEC football game.

I cannot turn the TV off if Big Brother is on.

Angie Bertelsman

Creative Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Italy, and hopefully Spain!

One thing you must do in

Chicago is the Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise on a beautiful, sunny day.

For my first concert, I saw

The Beach Boys.

Ashlee Feemster

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a meteorologist.

I know I'm doing a good job when

my actions benefit others and not just myself.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

Carmex chapstick, water and fattening snacks.

Ashley Brewer

Accounting

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My parents.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

Post-it notes, my water cup and my candy jar.

For my first concert, I saw

the Beach Boys at the Illinois State Fair.

Ashley Guida

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

a beach somewhere in South America.

My first job was

a lifeguard.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"stupid."

Ben Cheek

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

Glen Plake, mohawk and all.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

ski country.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I lived in a tepee for four months in Frisco, Colorado.

Ben Kahling

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a commercial airline pilot.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

London.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is eat a burger at Kuma's.

Brian Balok

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a train engineer.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Yosemite.

My anthem would be

"I've Been Everywhere" by Johnny Cash.

Brian Cole

Client Services

One thing you must do in

Detroit is take in a Tigers' game, then get Slows Bar BQ and a Michigan beer.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

Sharpies, a to-do list and water. Not mixed together.

For my first concert, I saw

Huey Lewis & the News.

Brian Mericle

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

Superman.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Bora Bora.

I know I'm doing a good job when

I wake up the next day without any concerns.

Brian Spicka

Finance

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a professional soccer player.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

somewhere warm.

My first job was

a bank teller.

Brittany Wetzel

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Glacier National Park, Montana.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is spend an afternoon feasting on tacos on Big Star's sunny patio.

My life’s motto:

I don't want to look back and think, "I could've eaten that."

Bryan Babiarz

Creative Services

I want to be known for

how deep I can make my voice.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

my sketchbook, a micron pen and some form of caffeine.

My first job was

at Blockbuster, I was totally the most knowledgeable when it came to movie trivia.

Caitlin Ferry

Client Services

One thing you must do in

Chicago is go for a run or bike ride along the Lakefront path.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

coffee, Post-it Notes and a hair tie.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

Growing up in a big family. It taught me the importance of doing your part (and that teasing is a form of endearment.)

Carley McNary

Client Services

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

hand lotion, a calculator and my coffee cup.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"whatever."

I cannot turn the TV off if any season of Top Chef is on.

Carlos Davila

Client Services

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My mother.

I know I’m doing a good job when

the team I'm on delivers enlightening solutions to clients, exceeding their expectations.

My anthem would be

"La Mer" by Charles Trénet.

Cassie Sullivan

Public Relations

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

the south of France.

I know I'm doing a good job when

my desk is a disaster!

I cannot turn the TV off if

Food Network's Chopped is on.

Chris Williams

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Scotland to play golf at St Andrews.

My anthem would be

"What Country Is" by Luke Bryan.

My life’s motto:

"Anything in life worth doing is worth overdoing. Moderation is for cowards.” – The Lone Survivor

Chrissy Spinks

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Colorado or really anywhere out west. I love being outdoors skiing, camping, hiking, climbing.

For my first concert, I saw

Steve Miller Band and The Doobie Brothers. "Jet Airliner" is one of my favorite songs. It reminds me of the time I spent on the road.

My first job was

a lifeguard at my neighborhood lake/pool. I rescued two people, taught countless swim lessons and blew my whistle A LOT.

Christy Hart

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a Disney character voice (specifically for Simba).

For my first concert, I saw

Reba McEntire and Brad Paisley.

My anthem would be

"Street Corner Symphony" by Rob Thomas.

Cindy Kosydor

Public Relations

For my first concert, I saw

Rush at the Checkerdome in St. Louis.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"ya know."

I cannot turn the TV off if Antiques Roadshow is on.

Courtney Lochner

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Paris, Rio or Krakow.

I want to be known for

my novel.

The movie about me would star

Piper Perabo. There was actually a movie produced by Moxie Pictures I wrote the screenplay for and she played me. No complaints here!

Dan Crowe

Client Services

For my first concert, I saw

Sum 41 opening up for Blink-182.

My anthem would be

"I'm Alright" by Kenny Loggins.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"very."

Daniel Kim

Client Services

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

Apa: Confidence & Pride. Oma: Honor & Compassion. Joseph: Strength & Wisdom. Friends: Everything Else.

My anthem would be

"Everlong" by Foo Fighters.

My life's motto:

There are no mistakes, only gifts.

Danielle Stillerman

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a news reporter.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Thailand.

For my first concert, I saw

the Spice Girls.

Danny Wikowsky

Client Services

My anthem would be

"So Whatcha Want" by the Beastie Boys.

My first job was

pricing craft items with a pricing gun at Ben Franklin Arts and Crafts. I spent 9 years in the craft game, so if you need suggestions on your Halloween costume and how to construct it, hit me up. Or just go on Pinterest.

I cannot turn the TV off if the Bears game is on.

And any of the Back to the Future movies – yes, even the third one.

Drew Hove

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

St. John, USVI. Who doesn't love umbrella drinks and a secluded beach or two?!

One thing you must do in

Nashville is visit downtown Franklin, about 20 minutes south hides a small town with rich history, quaint little shops and great food.

My life's motto:

Let up for a second, and that is where you will finish.

Drew Stetson

Client Services

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My parents. They are the two hardest working people I know.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

coffee, an additional monitor and a mechanical pencil.

My first job was

a bank teller.

EB Jackson

Client Services

I know I'm doing a good job when

my desk is an absolute disaster!

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

coffee, coffee and Diet Coke.

My life's motto:

"Pretty girls, do pretty things." — the product of a private, all girls' high school

Edwin dela Cruz

Accounting

When I was 7, I wanted to be

an astronaut.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

the Philippines.

My first job was

a barista at Starbucks.

Ellen Karnak

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Australia.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

Diet Coke, headphones and Burt's Bees Lip Balm.

I cannot turn the TV off if a Lifetime Christmas movie is on.

Ellie Meyer

Strategy

I know I'm doing a good job when

no one is bothering me. I always try to answer the question before it's asked.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

headphones, a cup of coffee and my TI-83 graphing calculator ("accidentally borrowed" from my high school calculus class…whoops).

I cannot turn the TV off if Top Chef is on.

Elyse Cress

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

an Olympic gymnast. I even helped my dad build a balance beam out of 2x4s.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

Starbucks coffee, fine point Sharpie markers (can't write with pens) and Clorox wipes (I'm a clean freak).

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"living the dream." If you're already living your dream, what's next? Life is a work in progress and dreams evolve over time.

Emily Bennett

Client Services

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

my computer, my iPhone and a Venti Blonde Roast.

For my first concert, I saw

Amy Grant.

I want to be known for

serving others well.

Emily Berg

Insights

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Tokyo.

My first job was

a Subway "sandwich artist."

I want to be known for

treating others with kindness.

Emma Leonard

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a backup dancer.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

St. Martin.

My life's motto:

"He who has the courage to laugh is almost as much a master of the world as he who is ready to die." – Giacomo Leopardi

Erin Brucks

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a dolphin trainer.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

any sort of place with hiking and lots of nature. Currently looking at Croatia and those national parks.

My first job was

a barista. It jump started my dependence on coffee.

Erin Sansone

Client Services

For my first concert, I saw

*NSYNC.

My life's motto:

Taking the tagline from North Face: Never stop exploring.

I cannot turn the TV off if Cake Boss is on.

Baking is one of my favorite hobbies and I love watching them create anything from a sugary confection.

Gabi Vega

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

an inventor.

I want to be known for

making people laugh.

The movie about me would star

the best method actor of our time, Daniel Day Lewis.

George Brigandi

Strategy

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"so presh."

One thing nobody knows about me is

I won a national poetry contest.

The movie about me would star

Charlie Day.

Gisel Luna

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

the Dominican Republic.

One thing you must do in

NYC is visit the Brooklyn Bridge.

I cannot turn the TV off if

Modern Family is on.

Grace Hatcher

Client Services

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My Mom

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

water, gum and snacks.

I cannot turn the TV off if Modern Family is on.

Hanna Soltys

Creative Services

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

a Magic 8 ball, paddle ball and library books.

My anthem would be

"Walkin' on Sunshine" by Katrina & the Waves.

Worst mistake I ever made,

Bungee jumping off the tree house with a jump rope. It didn't go well. At all.

Heather Beck

Finance

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

an African safari.

My anthem would be

"Three Little Birds" by Bob Marley.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I've taken flight lessons and obtaining my pilot's license is on my bucket list.

Heidi Kosoglov

Client Services

For my first concert, I saw

Michael Jackson.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I can juggle.

I cannot turn the TV off if Law & Order is on.

Hollie Lewandowski

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Cairo.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is go on a cupcake tour and eat every free cupcake you receive.

My life’s motto:

"Great moments are born from great opportunity." -- Herb Brooks

Holly Tighe

Client Services

One thing you must do in

Dallas is grab a burger and beer at Adair's Saloon. Play some classic country on the jukebox at this honky tonk bar…cowboy boots required!

For my first concert, I saw

Bruce Springsteen on the Born in the USA tour.

My first job was

at Barefoot Contessa. Ask me how I served marinara sauce instead of gazpacho soup at a catering party.

Jackie Flahaven

Recruitment

One thing you must do in

Captiva Island, FL is go to Mucky Duck and watch a beautiful sunset.

For my first concert, I saw

Aaron Carter.

I cannot turn the TV off if Modern Family is on.

Jamal Kennedy

Client Services

One thing you must do in

New York is climb the Empire State Building… just kidding, ring the starting bell at the NY Stock Exchange.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

a pen, a pad, and a picture of my family.

My first job was

sweeping the floor in the barbershop and bagging groceries.

James Serazio

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a professional NHL player. Go Rangers!

For my first concert, I saw

The Beach Boys.

I cannot turn the TV off if How I Met Your Mother is on.

Janeida Rodriguez

Office Management

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

the remote beaches and rainforests of Puerto Rico.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

garlic pita cips, lipstick and my poetry journal for when inspiration strikes.

My anthem would be

"Titanium" by Sia.

Jeanne Schneider

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a movie star. I still practice my Oscar acceptance speech.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

a can of Diet Coke, a pencil and lip gloss.

My anthem would be

"Take it Easy" by the Eagles.

Jenny Kelly-Cogdal

Public Relations

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a ballerina or a chef, but mostly a ballerina.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

Growing up in a small town and my family's constant encouragement.

My first job was

scooping ice cream at Time Out Ice Cream Parlor.

Jess Becknell

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

Whitney Houston, pre-Diane Sawyer interview and Bobby Brown days.

My first job was

a smoothie maker at Jamba Juice.

I cannot turn the TV off if

Law & Order: SVU is on.

Jessica Guzman

Client Services

My first job was

working commission as a Sears Hardware and Paint Specialist.

I want to be known for

being very passionate about my culture and family values.

My life's motto:

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” — Winston S. Churchill

Jessica Lesniak

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

an actress.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

a tour of Europe.

My life's motto:

"Life's too short to be anything but happy."

Jill Rubach

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

8.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

the Shire.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My folks. They're the bee's knees.

Jillian Szymczak

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Italy.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My mom. She will forever be one of my closest friends.

I cannot turn the TV off if Chopped is on.

Jon Krusen

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a professional baseball player.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is go to Lincoln Park Zoo.

I cannot turn the TV off if White Sox baseball is on.

Julia Rosinus

Social/Digital

I know I’m doing a good job when

my hashtags are #trending.

I want to be known for

the ability to rap the most Ludacris songs.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I had lunch with the Dalai Lama.

Julie Burke

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Cinque Terra, Italy.

My anthem would be

"I'm so Paid" by Akon feat. Lil Wayne.

Kate McCarthy

Recruitment

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a teacher.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Roma, Italia.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

headphones, a cup of coffee, and a notebook.

Keith Raimondi

Creative Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a dentist.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My wife

My anthem would be

"Seek & Destroy" by Metallica.

Ken Olsen

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a rock star and shred guitarist like Slash from GNR (Guns 'N Roses).

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Tanzania to climb Mount Kilimanjaro.

My anthem would be

"Backwater" by Meat Puppets.

Kevin Nystuen

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Big Sky, Montana.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My parents.

For my first concert, I saw

Wyclef Jean.

Kirby Wells

Client Services

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

gum, a water bottle and chapstick.

My anthem would be

"Little People" from the Les Misérables musical.

My first job was

a child model. You may have seen me in the popular commercial for the toy Luma Sketch.

Kyle Robertson

Information Technology

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

two monitors and a cup of coffee.

Worst mistake I ever made,

not buying Apple stock in 2001.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language, it would be

"jaded."

Lani Larson

Recruitment

For my first concert, I saw

Jon Bon Jovi. I was 5, I don't think my parents thought I would remember, but how could I ever forget?

My anthem would be

"O Fortuna" by Carmina Burana.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I competed in a Miss Illinois contest at the age of 8 and came in Third, out of 3 contestants.

Laura Baker

Strategy

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a lawyer.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My grandpa

For my first concert, I saw

*NSYNC.

Lynne Blais

Executive Assistant

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

a calendar, blue pen and a Diet Coke.

I cannot turn the TV of if

Dance Moms is on.

My first job was

a vision therapist working with children.

Matt Cicero

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Koh Tao, Thailand.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My parents and grandparents.

The movie about me would star

Ray Liotta.

Matt Ferreira

Client Services

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My son.

My first job was

delivering newspapers.

My life's motto:

You reap what you sow.

Matt Garvey

Recruitment

If I could be known for one thing, it would be

that I worked hard and had fun doing it.

My life's motto:

Living the dream

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

my lucky pen, music and water.

Matt Staadt

Information Technology

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Breckenridge, Colorado.

For my first concert, I saw

Beastie Boys & Run DMC.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language it would be

"I can't do it."

Melissa Grimmond

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a dolphin trainer.

For my first concert, I saw

*NSYNC.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I have dual citizenship to the United States and United Kingdom.

Melissa Leigh Isaacs

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Tel Aviv, Israel.

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

tea, honey and Nutter Butter Minis.

My life's motto:

"If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door." —Milton Berle

Melissa Pardo

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

the Mad Hatter's Tea Cup Ride Conductor at Disney World.

I know I'm doing a good job when

my eye twitch slows.

My anthem would be

"Fun, Fun, Fun" by The Beach Boys.

Michael Wiener

Client Services

My anthem would be

"Higher Ground" by TNGHT.

My life's motto:

is whatever Drake's is. It changes quite frequently.

I cannot turn the TV off if Wipeout is on.

Mike Ignaczak

Client Services

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My parents.

My anthem would be

the Michigan State fight song.

If I could eliminate one word or phrase from the English language, it would be

"YOLO."

Mike Nash

Client Services

One thing you must do in

Chicago is see a game at Wrigley Field. It's one of my favorite places since going to games there as a kid with my family.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My family

My first job was

a little league umpire in Eau Claire, WI.

Monal Patel

Human Resources

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a professional tennis player.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

the Maldives.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My dad.

Nicole Medina

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a ninja.

My first job was

a ballet teacher.

I cannot turn the TV off if The Big Bang Theory is on.

Nina Bell

Client Services

My anthem would be

"Let's Go Crazy" by the purple god...Prince!

I want to be known for

my generous and forgiving heart.

The movie about me would star

Beyoncé.

Nollie Brown

Recruitment

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a ballerina and a dentist.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Cape Town, South Africa.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is go to Jim's and get a hot dog.

Norm Nolasco

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Sydney, Australia.

My first job was

at Abercrombie and Fitch.

I cannot turn the TV off if Coming to America is on.

Quay Rosengarth

Client Services

My anthem would be

"Roots and Wings" by Stephen Kellogg & the Sixers.

My first job was

delivering newspapers.

I cannot turn the TV off if Wipeout, Shark Tank or Pawn Stars is on.

Priscilla Salcedo

Recruitment

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a professional tennis player.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

New Zealand.

For my first concert, I saw

Ricky Martin.

Rich Orth

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a professional baseball player.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My family.

I cannot turn the TV off if Seinfeld is on.

Rob Wilcox

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a Jedi Knight.

My first job was

mowing lawns around the neighborhood since I was too young to get a "real" job.

I cannot turn the TV off if Office Space is on.

Rochelle Cummins

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Thailand.

I want to be known for

throwing the world's greatest tailgates!

My life's motto:

It's the small things that matter most.

Samuel Higgins

Operations

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Dubai. I just have to check out the Burj Khalifa.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My Father. He taught me that confidence is key and to never back down from a challenge.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I've been a violin player since the age of 7.

Sara Cavolo

Client Services

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

Camelback water bottle, iPhone and music.

I want to be known for

my effervescent personality— always smiling, always laughing.

My life's motto:

I'd rather regret something that I did, then something I never tried.

Sarah Trine

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a cashier since I loved playing with money.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

England to see my family.

My first job was

de-tasseling corn.

Sean Farrell

Client Services

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

Music.

My first job was

washing dishes. It taught me the value of a dollar and I smelled like dish soap for an entire summer.

My life's motto:

"The core of man's spirit comes from new experiences." — Christopher McCandless

Seth Gable

Strategy

When I was 7, I wanted to be

Awesome. Mission accomplished.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My mother. I'm amazed daily at her never-ending pursuit of love, happiness, and forgiveness. She taught me that no dream is too big and the only thing that will ever stop you is the limitations you put on yourself.

My first job was

a bagger at a grocery store.

Sokol Sulo

Client Services

One thing you must do in

New York City is take a helicopter tour.

I want to be known for

respecting everyone equally.

My life's motto:

Life is simple, just enjoy it.

Sophie Mair

Public Relations

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Madrid, Spain.

My first job was

a counselor at a horse camp for girls.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I am fluent in Dutch.

Stephanie Moncada

Recruitment

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Italy for an Eat, Pray, Love.

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

Running. It is the most intense, challenging, calming and rewarding thing I've ever experienced.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I was 22 years old when I first ate salad.

Stephen McNamara

Information Technology

For my first concert, I saw

Rush.

My life’s motto:

Semper ad Meliora (Always to better things)

I cannot turn the TV off if Game of Thrones is on.

Steve Wilson

Creative Services

Three things I absolutely need at my desk are:

food, coffee and headphones.

My life's motto:

Always give 100% effort.

The movie about me would star

Wreck-It Ralph

Sue Mitgang

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

much older. Now that I am much older, I want to be 7 again.

My life's motto:

In a perfect world, every dog would have a home and every home would have a dog!

I cannot turn the TV off if Ice Loves Coco is on.

Susan Schwartz

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

an astronaut and a fashion designer. Too bad moon boots didn't have longevity in the fashion industry…or on the moon.

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Spain to visit my family!

My first job was

at a bakery. What's better than serving up cakes and cookies to people?

Tessa Sassolino

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

just like my brothers, a Radio City Rockette and an Olympic swimmer.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is go to a Blackhawks game and sing along to "Chelsea Dagger" every time they score.

One thing nobody knows about me is

my best friend and I were extras in a music video (and no, it's not on YouTube).

Tiffani Mitchell

Social/Digital

Who/what has had the most influence on my life?

My mom. She's my hero and the nicest, warmest, wisest person I know (besides my Grandma).

I know I'm doing a good job when

I can sleep well at night.

I want to be known for

being a nice person. Also, funny. I like to think I'm hilarious.

Tim Sullivan

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

Denver, Colorado.

Worst mistake I ever made,

Not going to the 2004 Boston Red Sox World Series Parade.

I cannot turn the TV off if Seinfeld is on.

Tina Ortinau

Client Services

If I boarded a plane right now, it would be heading to

London.

One thing you must do in

Nashville is hit up all the amazing honky tonks!

My anthem would be

"Here I Go Again" by Whitesnake.

Trusha Bhatt

Office Management

One thing you must do in

London is visit my family. You'll be welcomed like you belong, laugh like you've never laughed before and make a memory you'll never forget.

My life's motto:

Take things one day at a time.

One thing nobody knows about me is

I met Princess Diana and Prince Charles when I was about seven years old.

Zack Dann

Client Services

When I was 7, I wanted to be

a zookeeper by day, Batman by night.

One thing you must do in

Chicago is catch a sub-zero Bears/Packers game at Soldier Field.

The movie about me would star

Jason Segel.