Laurie Fisher founded LMA in 2005 and has presided over the company ever since. She opened the agency as a result of her many client requests to assist them with all aspects of their marketing. Laurie has always stressed client results as the foundation of her business. Laurie's vision, long standing relationships with both the media and her clients have taken the business from start-up to one of the leaders in the industry. Laurie has over 20-plus years of media experience and an extensive background as an award-winning producer for such organizations as Clear Channel Communications, Jacor Broadcasting, Gannett and Midwest Television.
Jeff Fisher is involved in the account strategy, management, and business development for LMA Marketing & Advertising. Jeff brought over 30 years of media experience to LMA on the station side working with radio stations and cable companies. Prior to joining LMA, he spent 14 years at Cox Media where he was the VP/GM of the organization overseeing the ad sales on Channel 4-The Padres as well as all of the Cable Channels in San Diego. Cox Media represented Cox and Time Warner for cable ad sales known as the San Diego Interconnect. Prior to joining Cox, Jeff was the GSM of KOGO radio in San Diego overseeing the sales of the number 1 News/Talk radio station.
As the Account Executive for LMA, Stephanie ensures the placement of the clients media buying, social media campaigns, content creation and traffic control to ensure the transactions are seamless and well executed. Stephanie brings a well-rounded background to the LMA team. She received a degree in business marketing from Weber State University in Utah. With her creativity, ability to connect with our clients and experience in digital marketing, affiliate management, social media, and SEO Stephanie proves to be a valuable asset to the company and to LMA’s clients.
MEDIA & FINANCIAL
Sue Cronk manages LMA's media planning and media buying. Sue brings to the agency over 25 years of media experience in broadcast, print, outdoor and direct mail planning and buying. She has worked for major San Diego advertising agencies on national, regional and local accounts, developing strong media relationships that aid in developing successful media plans for our clients. Sue prides herself on providing our clients outstanding service and unparalleled results.
Melody is the Controller for LMA, and oversees the accounting operations of the Company. She is responsible for accounting/finance, risk management and human resources. Melody brings to LMA an extensive and diverse background of more than 18 years specializing in both accounting and media. She understands all facets of advertising from the client and media side to the agency and financial side. The combination of her financial, organizational and communication skills makes her a true asset to LMA.
PUBLIC RELATIONS & SOCIAL MEDIA
PUBLIC RELATIONS SPECIALIST
As the Public Relations Specialist for LMA, Sara is responsible for developing media relations and publicity for LMA’s clients. She brings over 15 years of experience to LMA, working on a variety of local, regional and national campaigns, projects and events. Prior to joining LMA, Sara received a degree in Communications from San Diego State University and was the former vice president of c3 communications, Inc. Sara is able to help shine a spotlight on are clients whether it is through interviews on TV stations or articles in the local newspaper.
Mike oversees creative and production for many of LMA's clients. He has been Producing and Directing TV commercials since 1990, and has made thousands of them. He has won Silver Tellys, a whole bunch of Bronze Tellys, Multiple Emmy nominations, and a San Diego Radio Broadcasters EAR award, one of only five presented. Mike also is a film Director, and has won multiple Best Film awards, and has had two of his films screen at the Cannes Film Festival. Additionally, for the last two and a half years, Mike has been President of San Diego Media Pros, a trade association of video professionals.
ART DIRECTOR/GRAPHIC DESIGNER
As the Graphic Designer for LMA, Cindy oversees a portion of the creative element for LMA's clients. Cindy has over 28 years of experience as a graphic designer. She brings to the team her talent and expertise in identity and branding design, taking creative ideas from start to finish, and delivering outstanding results. Cindy has an extensive background working with brands in a plethora of industries, including restaurants, beauty, magazines, educational and health care institutions, hospitality, clothing, and many others.
Krish oversees the strategic digital planning for many of LMA's clients. He brings a wealth of business, Internet and sales experience to the team. In his career, he has created the initial strategic online marketing strategies for approximately 300 companies, ranging from small start-ups to large international corporations. Krish has years of Digital Media experience and co-founded Ignite Visibility.
SEO & SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST
John is our go-to guy for all things SEO. With over 10 years of demanding industry experience, John has worked on well over 400 Internet marketing campaigns, many of which were with global brands, fortune 100 companies and household names. John has authored thousands of blogs and articles, taken multiple websites to number one positions in Google for competitive keywords and built social communities by hundreds of thousands of members. Professor at SDSU and co-fouder of Ignite Visibility.