Entries by courtenayrogers

Meet Dawn Boulanger

Dawn Boulanger is a 30-year veteran of the restaurant industry with experience in marketing, operations and franchising. She has spent the past 20 years leading the marketing functions for both quick service and casual dining chains. Currently working as VP of Marketing at Tri Star Energy, one of the Mid-South’s premier convenience retailers, she’s leading the development […]

Get to know Nashville Post

We’re so excited to announce that this year’s media sponsor is the Nashville Post! Launched in 2000, the Nashville Post continued to be the most respected and established vehicle for business and political news coverage in Middle Tennessee.  Delivering a smart, engaged audience through a combination of online and print offerings, the Post allows you […]

Hello Google Bulletin

Bulletin is a tool for publishing local stories straight to the web, with just your phone and we’re so excited to have them as a sponsor for this year’s Red Letter Day! Bulletin is a free, lightweight app for telling a story by capturing photos, videoclips and text right from your phone, published straight to the […]

Thanks to First Tennessee!

First Tennessee has strong roots in Tennessee, going all the way back to 1864 when the bank got its start in Memphis, Tennessee. First Tennessee’s business banking services are nationally recognized in a wide variety of categories and they consistently deliver superior service and smart, solutions-oriented thinking. They were recently recognized as a Top 50 Company […]

Meet our Presenting Sponsor Asurion

Asurion helps protect the connections that matter most. They assist the people around the globe balance the interdependence between life and technology. Asurion is the preferred provider of technology protection to the world’s largest wireless carriers, trusted retailers and popular device manufacturers. Asurion’s 16,000 global employees support its 305 million consumers with an award-winning experience delivered […]

Thank you Valassis Digital!

Valassis Digital is a leading digital marketing intelligence company, providing a best-in-class data management platform and online and offline targeting capabilities that fuels superior display advertising and expanded media offerings, such as in-store campaign solutions, for advertising clients. Through proprietary technology, Valassis Digital creates meaningful marketing and advertising impact for businesses – from planning, delivery, and […]

Meet Beth Sachan

As the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Music City’s iconic confection, Goo Goo Cluster, Beth Sachan oversees all marketing and public relations for the brand as well as the Goo Goo Shop and Dessert Bar in downtown Nashville. In addition to her role at Goo Goo, Beth is the creator of Eat. Drink. Smile., an […]

Meet Yanika Smith-Bartley

Yanika (“Nikki”) Smith-Bartley is Vice President & Special Counsel – Diversity & Inclusion at Asurion and will be speaking about unconscious bias in recruitment and internal practices at this year’s Red Letter Day on August 17th.   At Asurion, she is a trailblazer in the development and implementation of global diversity and inclusion practices.  She is […]

Meet Anne McGraw

Anne McGraw is coming back to Red Letter Day talking about the social media insights to the “A Wrinkle in Time” promotion.  Just the social video campaign for the promotion received 27 million digital impressions.  Anne has been a pioneer in social media marketing for Nissan, from an online-only launch of the 100% electric Nissan LEAF to standing up the […]

Meet Lanae Jackson

Lanae Jackson directs Nissan’s multicultural, (African-American, Asian, Hispanic and LGBTQ), strategic framework that develops and implements key initiatives to increase awareness, drive purchase consideration and achieve sales objectives. She also leads a cross-functional team, which oversees the marketing communications and media for the multicultural consumer segments, identifies trends, and tactics to achieve Nissan’s goals. Lanae […]