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.

Karen Deryk

Production Director

A motivated and resourceful self-starter with 20 years of production experience, Karen’s organization and attention to detail ensure jobs are produced efficiently and cost-effectively. Her knowledge of integrated marketing, brand development and production management have ensured success for many client projects, including the Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB, Port Everglades, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and many others.

Prior to joining the Starmark team, Karen served as Production Director at Wunderman Cato Johnson in Miami, and Production Manager at BBDO in Toronto—both worldwide agencies with global networks.