Andrea Schafer proudly represents several B2B publications serving the U.S. agriculture industry.With a focus on building strong, long-term relationships with clients, Andrea’s goals are to ensure their marketing plans are successful and hit their objectives using options across multiple platforms — all while staying on-budget. In addition to enjoying her job, she is a recovering hockey mom, current soccer mom and very proud Army mom.
Crystal is the managing editor of Spudman and National Nut Grower, and Western editor for Vegetable Growers News, Fruit Growers News and Organic Grower. As a long-time content writer, she's covered a variety of topics across several industries, and finds that her timely place in agriculture puts her in a unique position to help bridge the gaps among current research, new technologies, and long-held growing practices.
Kristen Kazarian has more than 30 years of experience in print and digital media, as well as broadcast television. She has covered the automobile, fashion, health, body building and technology industries. Most recently, Kristen worked for packaging and food processing magazines. Before being named editorial director, Kristen served as editor of Organic Grower and Produce Processing.
Greg has over 25 years of experience in graphic design and has worked for Great American Media Services for 15 years. Extensive experience in visualizing and creating layouts for print and digital applications. Primarily Agriculture and Horticulture publications. Greg's interest in these topics extends to personal life with perennial and heirloom vegetable gardens, plus a degree in plant science.
Ali has 5 plus years of experience as a Graphic Designer and has been working at Great American Media Services since the fall of 2016. She currently is the Creative Director and also the lead designer on Gift Shop Plus and Lawn & Garden Retailer. Ali enjoys the world of creative problem solving and has a passion for bringing ideas to life through graphic design.
Becky is an audience insight expert, having working in audience development for more than 13 years. She has a vast amount of experience with the various audiences across print and digital platforms. Becky and her team dig into our entire data platform and, based on the client’s needs, provide them with a target audience for the best performance possible.
Kim has 20 years of experience in journalism and marketing. With degrees in journalism and anthropology and a master's degree in integrated marketing communications, she believes in the power of storytelling and information to create connections and bring people together. Her specialty is in combining data and heart to build a compelling brand story, and she loves working with clients to set a unique marketing strategy to drive their businesses forward.