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Matt Daprile Joins 898 Marketing as Digital Account Coordinator

As the digital presence of 898 Marketing’s clients has grown, so, too, has our digital team. To address these digital needs, we have added Matt Daprile as a full time Digital Account Coordinator. Daprile, who is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences and emphasis on Strategic Communication, joins our team after completing …

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Michael Merdich Transitions to Full-Time Web Designer at 898

In today’s business environment, the value of an updated, user-friendly website can not be understated. For many, it’s the first impression being made on consumers with so many restrictions halting in-person sales and interactions during the COVID-19 Pandemic. 898 Marketing has seen a sharp increase in the demand for creating or redesigning websites for both new and existing clients. To …

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898 Marketing Recognized With Gold Award at 2021 Akron-Canton American Advertising (ADDY) Awards

When Mahoning County Public Health approached us about creating a campaign to promote healthy tips and habits during the holidays, the 898 team developed several concepts including one featuring local children answering questions and giving their thoughts on the Coronavirus pandemic. The children delivered funny, insightful, and honest answers and the campaign ran on local TV as well as across …

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898 Marketing Adds Gianna Cifalde as Social Media Coordinator

Over the last two years, 898 Marketing has experienced tremendous growth, in terms of both employees and clients. To help accommodate this growth, 898 has hired three new employees to start the New Year, the first of which being Gianna Cifalde. Gianna will be taking on the role of Social Media Coordinator. Her responsibilities as part of this position include …

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Kids Say the Smartest Things- PSA from Mahoning County Public Health

Kid’s say the smartest things sometimes, don’t they? This holiday season, we teamed up with Mahoning County Public Health to share what kids have to say about the Coronavirus, wearing a mask, and keeping a safe physical distance. For more videos from this series, head to Public Health’s Facebook page. We hope you have a safe and healthy holiday!

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Ryan Peplowski Settles Into New Role

As 898 has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, so, too, have our clients’ digital needs. To address this, Ryan Peplowski has shifted positions from Digital Integrations Specialist to Digital Marketing Manager. With this promotion, Ryan will go from a web development role to a more managerial position, handling optimization and strategic digital development. His duties as Digital Marketing …

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Owen Lynch Joins 898 Marketing Team as Marketing Intern

As the world has changed in the past few months, so has the way we conduct our Internship Program. Owen Lynch, a Skidmore College graduate, will be working with us as a Marketing Intern remotely from his home in Massachusetts. Owen joins our team through our partnership with the Israel Tennis & Education Center, whom Owen worked with in classes …

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Intern Michael Merdich Extended Through Fall Semester

Michael Merdich, our Digital Integration Intern in the Summer Semester, has been extended through the Fall Semester as he continues pursuing his degree from Youngstown State University. During his time with us in the summer, Michael demonstrated his knowledge and talent in web development and SEO, and has earned the trust of our team and clients. He has been a …

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My Internship Search Experience

I’ve always found weightlifting as a great parallel to life. Life, like weightlifting, takes consistency and doing things with proper form and full repetitions. In real life, cutting corners will leave you disappointed in your results or even hurt. Personal records are something people strive for in weightlifting, as well as in life. You follow a plan and test yourself …

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898 Marketing Welcomes Our Summer Class of Interns

Over the past year, 898 Marketing’s internship program has given over a dozen local college students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience with a variety of clients across a wide range of industries. The summer class brings two returning and three new faces to 898 Marketing with everyone looking to expand their experience and knowledge while growing personally and professionally. …

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