It takes a lot of talented people to make Starmark shine. Led by Founder and CEO Peggy Nordeen, President Jacqui Hartnett and Chief Digital Officer Brett Circe, we come from everywhere to call Starmark home. Lisa Hoffman leads our strategy practice, and Katy Gewartowski heads up account service. Matt Wood leads our Innovation Lab, and Dale Baron spearheads our award-winning creative efforts. Kathleen Heston keeps us ahead of the game in B2B strategy. Andrew Russo helps us put the latest in data science to work for our clients. Karen Deryk manages all internal and outside production as our Production Director, and Mickey Espada is our Senior Consultant, Latin America and Caribbean Markets. We're even better in person than we are online, so get in touch.

Dale Baron

VP, Executive Creative Director

With over 20 years of agency experience, Dale brings a whole lot of creative genius to Starmark — with an emphasis on tourism, education, B2B and healthcare. Responsible for the development of Starmark’s award-winning Hello Sunny campaign for Greater Fort Lauderdale, his ability to color outside the lines has garnered international acclaim and numerous industry awards. Dale leads the Starmark creative team while working on accounts such as the Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB, Port Everglades, FLL, FPL FiberNet, Kaplan University, HMS National, Memorial Healthcare… and the list goes on. Prior to joining the agency, Dale was Senior Creative Director at J. Walter Thompson for brands focused on Baby Boomers and beyond.