M. FIRESTONE - CEO
Mr. Firestone is Partner and Chief Executive
Officer of Firestone Advertising. He received his Bachelor
of Science degree in Broadcasting from Boston University. A specialist
in video and television programming, Mr. Firestone perfected his
expertise through his work for ABC Television in New York and Boston's
WSMW Television. In addition, Mr. Firestone has worked in a variety
of management and creative capacities for all of the Fort Myers
local network affiliates: WBBH TV 20 (NBC), WINK TV 11 (CBS), and
WZVN TV 26 (ABC). He has produced and directed programming for the
Fox Sports Network and ESPN nationally and internationally. In 1980,
Mr. Firestone opened Firestone Advertising, Inc., which had become
one of the largest marketing agencies in Southwest Florida.
Vice President of Creative Services
Ms. Mayer is the Creative Director of the firm and holds a Bachelor
of Arts degree in Graphic Design from the Ontario College of Art.
Twenty years of experience and award winning work has made her one
of this area's most respected creative leaders in the area of graphic
design and production of printed materials. She has supervised the
creative efforts for a variety of accounts including Quaker Oats of
Canada, Beatrice Foods, General Electric and Westwood Pharmaceutical.
In 1986, Ms. Mayer joined Imagery Advertising in Fort Myers as Art
Director. Now as Vice President of creative services, she continues
to supervise all print creative at Firestone Advertising.
Vice President of Media Services
Prior to joining Imagery Advertising in 1989, Ms. Fleming was employed for two years as Marketing Director for McDuff Foods (Kentucky Fried Chicken) and M&D Foods (Wendy's). Her specialized experience with franchises, public relations, media buying, and special event coordination made her invaluable as Executive Assistant at Imagery Advertising, working on a variety of accounts. At Firestone Advertising, she continued to utilize her talents and marketing experience working as agency Account Executive until appointed to her position as Vice-president of Media services.
Ms. McArthur manages the accounts department
of the firm. Chris came to the United States from her home country
of Scotland almost 20 years ago, where she studied at Kircaldy Business
College. Her vast experience, which spans almost 3 decades in two
countries, includes employment with million dollar corporations doing
business on both a local and national level.