As the founder and president of MTN, Walter Wood’s marketing and advertising experience spans decades. A graduate of the University of Florida, Walter holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and advertising with a minor in mathematics. For the first 20 years of MTN’s growth, Wood was the primary copywriter and creative director, working with the art team on all concept development and artistic execution. Today, Walter’s primary focus is still working as part of the concept development team for new projects, but with a renewed focus on business development and cultivating relationships, specifically within the natural gas industry and Brevard County’s Save Our Indian River Lagoon Advocacy Program. Walter’s 30+ years of involvement with natural gas has made him a recognized consultant and advocate for numerous organizations, including the Florida Natural Gas Association (FNGA), where he has served as part of the marketing committee, convention committee, and general advocate for the Natural Gas Industry.
As the head of MTN’s creative department, Chris has more than 20 years of creative experience ranging from multimedia concept and creation, videography, design, and web development. With a bachelor’s degree from Florida International University, Chris has worked in both corporate and agency environments — providing an invaluable perspective to successfully address client needs. His background includes web site management for a fortune 500 company as well as experience with enterprise level ecommerce and application rich environments. Chris takes a hands-on approach, working with MTN’s creative team to create and execute compelling, award-winning campaigns and strategic initiatives that continually exceed client expectations.
A marketing veteran with more than 15 years of experience, Joanie plays an indispensable role at MTN, managing everything from major deadlines to minor details. Joanie oversees both MTN’s project management and digital teams. With a degree in advertising and public relations from the University of Central Florida and almost a decade’s experience working with clients across multiple energy sectors and municipalities, Joanie has managed award-winning, large-scale marketing campaigns and website projects. Combining her passion for quality with her innate business logic, Joanie’s skills include comprehensive strategic planning for both digital and traditional campaigns, media buy planning, creative input, content builds and direction, and large-scale project management — making her a valuable asset on every account.
As MTN’s art director, Jamie holds both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in graphic design from Virginia Tech and Savannah College of Art & Design, respectively. With skills ranging from design to strategic development, Jamie has worked with brands in a variety of verticals, including health care, finance, public utilities, space science, business aviation. Jamie combines award-winning creative with a knack for strategy to ensure alignment across all platforms and creative initiatives.
As MTN’s account and traffic manager, Mary plays a pivotal role in maintaining the efficiency and overall health of the agency’s workflow. With a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the Florida Institute of Technology, Mary is responsible for aligning projects and resources, making sure the team is positioned to meet timelines and budgets.
From managing media buys to ensuring quality control on collateral, Jessica does it all while managing multiple projects and meeting aggressive deadlines. Serving as the primary point of contact for many of our clients, she works to align strategic initiatives with creative output. And with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in graphic design from the University of Iowa, she brings foundational knowledge and expertise to everything she does.
A graphic design graduate of the University of Central Florida, Nick Roberts combines the artistic mastery of illustration and animation with technical expertise of video production. He has created numerous award-winning videos of varying scopes and scales, from broadcast quality commercials to high-end corporate presentations to fully illustrated character animations.
As MTN’s digital account manager and marketing strategist, Amanda has a proven track record of increasing lead generation and revenue for our clients. With a degree from Post University, she develops and executes digital strategies focused on driving business growth through customer-centric brand interactions. This includes everything from managing social media and PPC campaigns, programmatic display and OTT campaigns, and reputation management.
As a full stack developer, Chris plays an integral role in building functional websites for MTN’s clients, with a strong emphasis on user experience and website interface — ensuring an optimal brand experience from beginning to end.
Cindy serves as the accounting consultant for MTN. With decades of experience and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Trinity College, Cindy plays a crucial role in budget management, payroll processing, financial reporting, and tax preparation. She’s served as a member of the Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce and as treasurer for the Space Coast Women’s Express Network Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association.
Olivia brings brands to life with graphic design that creates a high visual impact. With a bachelor’s degree in graphic design and a minor in business marketing from Chowan University, she’s responsible for creating engaging, user-friendly design solutions, with a focus on the digital realm.