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.

Matt Wood

Director, Innovation Lab

Learn, ideate, prototype, test, repeat ad infinitum. That’s how Matt has built a successful track record of transforming ideas into solutions to real world problems. And that’s why he heads up our Innovation Lab.

Matt has worked on a variety of software platforms including desktop, mobile, web and embedded. He also has experience designing and developing analog and digital circuitry with an emphasis on control systems and wireless communications. This cross disciple background helps him to balance engineering know-how with market needs. Matt has the desire to challenge the status quo in order to imagine, bring to life and launch solutions that have significant customer impact. In the embedded software world, he is an expert in determining the best fit between software and hardware to make a device function properly.