JOLENE M., PRESIDENT, AHAVA DIGITAL GROUP
As Executive Partner & Creative Director, Jolene oversees Ahava Digital Group’s day to day operations and client portfolio in select global locations. She began her career as a entrepreneur who grew a creative consultancy into an eight-figure company which she sold back in 2010 for 8 figures. She currently oversees ADG’s US, CANADA, FRANCE and UK offices. She is highly astute at developing lean but impact-driven teams of high-performing individuals. She has been influential in attracting and developing the network’s leadership team, defining brand positioning and service offerings as well as working with clients like Renault, Google and Norton.
MELISSA H., VP MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS, AHAVA DIGITAL GROUP
Melissa has a unique passion for marketing and innovation. Her natural curiosity, creative instincts and marketing chops have resulted in successful new products, positioning strategies and creative for FORTUNE corporations, media companies and leading fashion brands. As an award-winning producer, she has hundreds of commercial, television and feature projects to her credit.
MICHAEL H., VP PARTNERSHIPS, AHAVA DIGITAL GROUP
Michael has a broad range of marketing and business development experience acquired from ad agencies where he worked on brands like Proctor & Gamble, Sony, Mars, Molson and as VP of Marketing and Business Development at dotcoms. He has a true passion for identifying and negotiating partnerships and developing marketing opportunities to engage and monetize users. He is tenacious and relentless in the pursuit of better KPIs and has a very successful track record.
GILLIT S., VP GLOBAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, AHAVA DIGITAL GROUP
Gillit is the VP Business Development. She has an extensive online marketing background with over 8 years’ experience in global marketing, sales, and global business. She is a seasoned sales executive and business development manager with a deep understanding of client acquisition and retention, developing strategic partnerships and maintaining business relationships. Her passion for digital marketing comes from watching the market grow and evolve. Gillit’s primary focus is strategizing quick creative solutions that keep clients ahead of the curve.
CHERYL M., VP BRAND STRATEGY, AHAVA DIGITAL GROUP
Cheryl has worked with major global corporations implementing organizational business development, marketing, advertising and branding strategies for FORTUNE corporations and iconic brands globally. The brands and organizations she has worked with include Walmart, Proctor & Gamble, Coca-Cola, Chrysler and more.
STEPHANIE L., VP OPERATIONS, AHAVA DIGITAL GROUP
Stephanie is a powerhouse. Over the years she has worked for FORTUNE 100 and unicorn tech companies before joining Ahava Group Global in 2015. Her business acumen and mentorship has aided the growth of Ahava Group Global’s organization tremendously in last three years. Her methodology is “once you master you, you master the system.”
MERYL C., VP TECHNOLOGY, AHAVA DIGITAL GROUP
Meryl is a recognized software, process, and methodology expert. An award-winning, 20-year technology veteran with expertise in virtualization and cloud security. She has been featured as a technology expert on numerous media outlets. Meryl is responsible for driving ADG’s most advanced and innovative offerings and developing strategies to diminish the gap between traditional applications and next generation intelligence. Known for her ability to address a clients’s needs in simple verbiage, Meryl is instrumental in bringing effective security and productivity-enhancing solutions to the market.
KATHLEEN R., MANAGING DIRECTOR, LOVE LIFESTYLE PUBLISHING GROUP
Kathleen is the managing director and editor-in-chief of LOVE Lifestyle Publishing Group, the self-publishing arm of Ahava Group Global. Her tenure with LLPG has lasted 6 years since LLPG’s inception. She has overseen a wide-array of award-winning and world-renowned influencers like Intuitive Strategist Di Riseborough, Forbes influencer Pauleanna Reid, Canada’s First Afro-Canadian Authors Langston and Aaron Aizenstros and Teen Philanthropist Zachary Collins. She has worked within the traditional publishing sector companies such as Random House’s Knopf and Hayhouse.
MADYSEN M., ACCOUNTS DIRECTOR, TWELVE TWENTY ONE ILLUSTRATION
Madysen is a brilliant creative. She has a keen eye for talented artists with a flare that entices the enthusiast to proclaim, “Génie! Incroyable!” Throughout her career she has worked for iconic brands such as Ferrari, Alexander Wang and Vogue before joining Twelve Twenty One Illustration. She is devoted to her clients and artists which has aided in the stellar success Ahava Group Global’s newest sister-company within the last two years. Madysen lives by the Thomas Merton quote, “Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”
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MARK J. - MUSICAL & FILM DIRECTOR , AHAVA ENTERTAINMENT
Mark has been around the music industry for over two decades. His family has been in the business with other siblings working for one of the world’s largest record labels. Mark’s plethora of knowledge in film and music has won him an Emmy, a Grammy nomination and a Tony Award. His ability to conceptualize abstract concepts and bring them to life has been highly beneficial to Ahava Entertainment’s vision.