Evy Hanson has more than 15 years’ experience in marketing, including corporate marketing and extensive agency experience. With the goal of helping small/medium businesses transition into the online marketing realm, in 2011 she found her niche and started her own agency – Leap Online Marketing.
Evy’s ability to connect with clients and understand their unique needs across a wide variety of industries quickly made Leap Online Marketing the premier choice for small businesses catching on to online marketing.
Evy directs the strategic online marketing plans for all clients of Leap and ensures that each campaign is closely monitored.
Her results-oriented approach and clear vision for online campaigns has attracted clients from San Diego, Los Angeles and Santa Barbara in addition to local desert clientele.
Evy has a BA in marketing from Oslo, Norway. She frequently speaks on social media marketing and online marketing in the community. She is a member the Advisory Board for Bank of California, and is a participant in the Class of 2016 Leadership Coachella Valley.
DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER
With more than 10 years’ experience working in online marketing, Jamie Steinberg is a savvy digital marketer who has worked with a variety of clients such as The Humana Challenge Golf Tournament, Wilson Johnson Commercial Real Estate, Mitch’s on El Paseo, RR Broadcasting, Desert Jet, Desert Arc, and many more.
Jamie specializes in social media marketing, search engine optimization and functional website design. Our clients rave about her ability to bring their online presence to the next level with higher rankings and more conversions than they’ve experienced before.
Her ability to communicate clearly with the team and our clients make her an invaluable part of the Leap Marketing team. (Her great fashion sense also contributes to an overall improved look of our team!)
Jamie graduated from California State University San Bernardino with a degree in Communications with an emphasis in human communications and PR studies. She is part of the Digital Arts Technology Academy (DATA) Mentoring Program at Cathedral City High School as well as on the Board of Directors for Desert AdFed and serves as Vice President for The Girlfriend Factor.
Lexi Ward is a seasoned PR and communications professional. She has a strong hospitality marketing background including roles as Director of Marketing Communication at La Quinta Resort and Account Supervisor at Los Angeles based Murphy O’Brien Public Relations.
Lexi’s role at Leap Marketing is community outreach, public relations and blogging – all vital parts of a solid online marketing strategy to maintain competitive today’s business world.
Clients of Leap Marketing enjoy PR exposure online, in print and on television thanks to her networking skills and ability to put an interesting spin on stories to create newsworthiness.
Lexi graduated from University of Southern California with a Masters in Communications.
DIGITAL MARKETING COORDINATOR
Calista Vassios has a strong background working in digital media, web development, client communication, and a wide array of software applications from years in the financial industry. Her attention to detail and project management experience make her a vital asset to our team.
Using her array of skills, she assists with web development and digital marketing programs, including graphic design, HTML, email marketing, social media, website management, and more.
Calista holds an Associate of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education with additional Course Emphasis in Business and Accounting. She is a graduate of the prestigious Leadership Coachella Valley Program, serves as a Board Member and Vice President of SMaRT Education, as well as participates in the Digital Arts Technology Academy (DATA) Mentoring Program at Cathedral City High School.
WEBSITE DESIGNER & FRONT-END DEVELOPER
In past positions, Jai has designed more than 400 websites with both new theme creation and collaborative work. She specializes in clean design and user friendly applications. With a special skill for troubleshooting and a knack for offering creative recommendations, Jai is a vital asset to the Leap Team.