Think of Flint Avenue Marketing as your chosen outsource marketing department that aligns perfectly with your mission, vision, voice, and values to deliver marketing success through overarching strategies across marketing platforms, in any language, worldwide. At Flint Avenue, your team is comprised of marketing strategy experts with decades of experience in all things marketing including new product introductions, branding, go-to-market roadmaps, search engine optimization (SEO), content marketing, and user adoption and experience (UX). In short, Flint Avenue provides you with everything from fit-for-purpose marketing strategies to turnkey project execution – all brought to you by award winning marketing professionals, project managers, writers, editors, graphic designers, social media gurus, website developers, and more.
President and CEO
Vice President, Client Services
Jim is a career-long, award-winning marketing leader and brand strategist with more than 26 years of professional marketing experience.
Jim spent the first eleven years of his career effectively managing flagship accounts and clients at some of Houston's biggest and best full service marketing agencies.
For the past fifteen years, Jim has led large and small, results-generating in-house marketing departments while overseeing comprehensive, global and regional marketing plans, programs, and campaigns in both consumer and business-to-business organizations.
Recognized as a creative, dynamic subject matter expert, Jim's experience in virtually all aspects of marketing is surpassed only by his passion for the discipline.
Chaplain and CAO
Carl serves as Chaplain and Chief Accountability Officer (CAO) to Flint Avenue. Carl’s day job as project manager on staff at a large, multi-campus church in Lubbock, Texas provides a unique perspective of support for the Flint Avenue family, clients, and friends. Carl is available to meet with team members needing encouragement, prayer, and as an accountability partner for integrity in company decisions and actions. Carl is married to CEO, Amy Wood. They have five grown children, one son, and two daughters, a son-in-law, and one to be, and the entire family’s joy, a sweet newborn granddaughter.
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Digital Project Ninja
Melissa serves as Digital Project Ninja for Flint Avenue. She graduated with her AB from Washington University in St. Louis and her MA from the University of Texas at Austin, both in anthropology. In addition to her duties at Flint Avenue, she is also founder and brand anthropologist at Golden Wolf Photography. Her specialties are personal branding, project management, and training.
She lives in Ann Arbor, MI with her husband and toddler, and enjoys baking, dancing, reading, and movies in her spare time.
Senior Tech Writer / Project Manager
Jim has two decades of experience in design, development, and management of documentation products of hardware, software, and oil & gas products. Some highlights have been: creating an international server documentation team with team members in Taiwan, India, and the United States; writing documentation for the Chevron Wheatstone liquefied natural gas (LNG) project; being a project manager for HP documents being rebranded as HPE documentation; almost running into Steve Jobs...literally...with his car. Ask Jim about it. He never gets tired of telling the story.
Over the years, Jim has had the opportunity to work on projects for companies such as TransOcean, Baker Hughes, Chevron, Weatherford, Hewlett-Packard, Compaq, Apple, Sun Microsystems, and Stewart International.
Bob is a New Hampshire based graphic and web designer with over a decade of experience delivering design work to clients and companies across a variety of sectors located throughout the country.
Jim serves as a Graphic Designer for Flint Avenue. He graduated with his BA in Art from Marian University in Indianapolis. A Chicago native, Jim relocated with his family to San Antonio, TX in 2014. When he's not working, Jim enjoys watching his kids play soccer, mountain biking, and photography.
Norma recently graduated with a BFA from Texas Tech University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts. Norma serves as graphic designer for Flint Avenue and creates social media images, PowerPoint decks, and assorted marketing materials. In her free time, she likes to visit art museums, gardening, and binge watching movies with friends.
Anna Catherine Brown
Anna Catherine currently lives and studies at a ministry school in northern California. She serves as Social Guru for Flint Avenue. She’s an avid fiction reader and coffee drinker. She specializes in content development.
Sales and Marketing Director
Karrthik is an experienced Sales and Marketing Director with over 12 years of experience. With a techno-commercial background, his career has spanned across sales, account management, marketing, operations and business management, and has worked with clients in the U.S, India, South-East Asia, Europe, and Australia. He holds a Masters’ degree in IT Business from Middlesex University, London and a bachelors’ degree in information science engineering from VTU, India. Currently, he is a core team member of the India Flint Avenue Marketing set up, based in Bangalore, and is spearheading business development and client outreach. A boyhood Manchester United fan, In his spare time, he enjoys reading, watching movies, and spending quality family time with his wife and four-year-old daughter.
Partner / Director of Operations
Shiladitya is an Entrepreneur, Partner, and Director of Operations with over 19 years of experience in the content/tech doc industry, spanning instructional design, curriculum development, content (non-technical/creative/marketing) development, technical documentation, and conducting training on various subjects related to content development/technical documentation. Shiladitya’s specialties have included providing content/documentation, business development, and operations solutions based on the specific situations/hurdles that clients have had, across geographical locations covering all continents. He holds a B.Com degree from The Delhi University. When he is not providing solutions to his clients or the extended India team of Flint Avenue, Shiladitya spends time cooking, listening to music, following F1 racing, and watching movies. He is also a trained acupressure/alternative therapy healer, and spends most of his evenings healing people at an acupressure/alternative therapy clinic. Born and brought up in Kolkata, and having lived in six cities across India, Shiladitya’s home now is Bangalore, where he lives with his wife