Nicole is the founder of Spot Color and has worked professionally as a graphic designer, art director and creative director since 2001. Her passion is leading the studio in shaping effective and powerful experiences that focus on increasing our clients’ market share. She has an intuitive ability to understand client needs and is a master connector. She has served as the President of Portland New Generations Rotary Club and is a frequent speaker on topics such as digital marketing and branding. Nicole graduated with a B.S in Graphic Design and Advertising from San Jose State. She is a native Oregonian and loves hiking in forest park and hosting parties!
Sean is a certified marketing professional for Google, Bing and Yahoo. He has over 11 years of experience as a digital marketing specialist. He has an extensive background in digital strategy and implementation. He’s lived and worked in China and has specialities in digital strategy, online marketplace development and ecommerce. Most recently he’s achieved sales and marketing accolades in eBay Motors and Google. He’s current in all trends and technologies with a deep understanding of best practices and requirements. His strategic approach to marketing and advertising, along with his understanding of all aspects of campaign management, helps Sean make critical decisions that translate into positive ROI and successful execution of deliverables.
Director of Marketing
Lea Goodsell brings with her more than 20 years of business development, branding, marketing and advertising experience and will serve as the Director of Marketing. She has been an ad agency owner and worked as the in-house Vice President of Business Development for a $40M company, so she understands not just how to bring customers to the door, but what the customer experience should be once they get there. She also adds a great depth of knowledge in traditional media including print, electronic and outdoor. A devoted Burning Man attendee, Lea is also a Past President and Assistant Governor for Rotary, a meticulous proofreader and hat and jewelry designer.
Director of Operations
Dennis has more than 14 years of experience in the field of Digital Marketing with a focus on Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Advertising, and all things digital marketing. After graduating from MIT School of Management in Digital Marketing Analytics and the Institute of Management & Technology with an MBA in IT and Supply Chain Management, he began his career working to assist both local companies and international global brands. A former Google employee, Dennis discovered his passion in internet marketing and puts it to work helping Spot clients achieve their business goals. No stranger to high caliber work and efficient timelines, he serves as Director of Operations and looks to take his vast knowledge and experience of all things “digital” to deliver the best strategy to execute customized marketing programs including SEO, adwords, video and display ads.
Wendy Rall is a professional designer and marketer, originally from New Jersey with over 30 years of experience. After graduating from The Art Institute of Philadelphia, she worked with East Coast design firms for 20 years, in New York, Philadelphia and Atlantic City. In 2002, she moved to Mexico and cofounded Planeta Surf magazine. She returned to the U.S. a decade later and founded Bling Advertising Design, a boutique design firm in California. Now she holds the role of Marketing Manager for Spot Color Marketing and represents our Palm Desert, CA location.
After graduating from The Art Institute of California OC (Dean’s list), Danny has been actively involved in the web and graphic design industry specializing in corporate design. With over 12 years of experience, Danny has had the opportunity to work not only for local businesses but also for international companies. Danny has a great eye for design, creating innovative solutions and pixel perfect designs for clients in all kind of industries.