Colleen  Chappell
Colleen Chappell
Colleen knows what it’s like to sit in a CMO’s chair or lead a business sales channel from the ground up. Top-tier national agencies once called her the client, and that experience has proven invaluable on the agency side of the business. Leveraging nearly 25 years of experience, she specializes in brand discovery and development, integrated marketing, advertising, public relations, pricing strategies, and distribution channel launch and growth. Colleen brings an unstoppable stream of enthusiasm to the agency.

She was named Tampa Bay’s Businesswoman of the Year by the Tampa Bay Business Journal and USF’s School of Mass Communications Outstanding Alumnus. Colleen was recognized with the coveted international Bronze Stevie Award for Business Services Female Executive of the Year and the Management Team of the Team of the Year Gold Stevie Award.

With a B.A. in mass communications from the University of South Florida, Colleen is a Dale Carnegie graduate and is accredited in public relations by the Public Relations Society of America.

Currently chair of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation, Colleen’s passion is helping to create economic prosperity for our market. Her leadership positions include past chair of AMA Tampa Bay and past member of the American Marketing Association International Headquarters Professional Chapters Council.