Our Team

Our Team

Our experienced team of over 30 employees are passionate about what they do and they pride themselves on making the promotional process easy for all of our clients.

 

Leadership Team

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John Dresel

CEO
jdresel@bannerretail.com
800-843-9271 ext 153

Owner, is a veteran in the retail/e-tail, broadcast media and manufacturing industries. Dresel joined Banner Marketing as CEO in 2008, and purchased the company in early 2010. Prior to joining Banner Marketing, Dresel was general partner of Content26, a Seattle-based online marketing and digital content provider. While there, he provided marketing services to manufacturers who sold products through the e-commerce channel. Prior to that, Dresel was president and chief operating officer of Tully’s Coffee Corporation, where he was responsible for 120 specialty coffee retail locations as well as manufacturing coffee sold in more than 23 states and 5,000 grocery stores. Dresel also served in various managerial and executive roles with The Ackerley Group, a progressive media and entertainment company, with diversified groups of professional sports teams, outdoor advertising, broadcast and interactive media.

Shirley Griffiths

Shirley Griffiths

Vice President of Sales & Operations
sgriffiths@bannerretail.com
800-843-9271 ext 113
Mobile: 509-998-3282

Vice President of Sales & Operations, Griffiths is one of Banner Marketing’s longest-tenured employees, with 17 years of experience. Griffiths is responsible for overseeing Banner’s sales, creative and operations departments. During her career with Banner Marketing, she has held a variety of supervisory and managerial roles. She has worked in sales, business development, customer service and account management.

Amber Roberts

Amber Roberts

Digital Marketing & Creative Director
aroberts@bannerretail.com
800-843-9271 ext 121
Mobile: 208-627-2901

Amber Roberts provides the marketing expertise critical to Banner Marketing’s success in integrating digital with print. Roberts is an accomplished marketing professional, with more than 10 years experience in retail marketing, public relations and production design. She has been welcomed by industry clients at the corporate and retail levels because of her enthusiastic approach and attitude. Her expertise in developing clear and concise marketing campaigns make her an incredible resource for driving traffic to increase revenues.

Sales Team

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Heather Gust

Account Executive - Central U.S. & Canada
hgust@bannerretail.com
509-462-9450

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Karla Kleine

Account Executive - Eastern U.S.
kkleine@bannerretail.com
509-462-9369

National Accounts

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Tara McKee

Senior Account Executive
tmckee@bannerretail.com
509-462-9386

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Teresa VanDyke

Account Executive
tvandyke@bannerretail.com
509-462-9412

Account Manager

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Sarah Mackenzie

Key Account Manager
smackenzie@bannerretail.com
509-462-9441

Website Accounts

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Cathy Nolte

Web Account Executive
cnolte@bannerretail.com
509-462-9446