Leadership

Charlie Calise

Charlie Calise

President

Charlie understands how businesses work and what they need to grow. His experience spans Nestlé, Borden Snack Foods, Earthgrains Bread, Juicy Juice, Coca-Cola USA, Schering-Plough, Abbott Laboratories and Anheuser-Busch, just to name a few. Recognized by Who’s Who of American Business Leaders, Charlie held executive positions at Publicis and Ted Bates Worldwide prior to forming Calise Partners.

Mike Heronime

Mike Heronime

Executive Creative Director

Mike has helped companies like American Airlines, ExxonMobil, Intel, Pepsi, Sara Lee, Texas Instruments and Unilever grow their revenue through strategic and creative marketing solutions. Mike has been honored for his creative work by the Cannes Festival, London’s International Advertising Awards, The American Advertising Federation, and the One Show. Prior to joining Calise Partners, Mike served as creative director for Temerlin McClain Interactive, Tribal DDB, Numantra and Agency Entourage.

Taylor Calise

Taylor Calise

Managing Director, Digital Touchpoint

A native digital entrepreneur, Taylor steers the agency’s digital and marketing automation initiatives. He’s played a key role in creating the technology that helps clients like Service Experts, Santander and Chrysler Financial generate new customers and optimize current customers through cross-selling, up-selling, and repeat and referral business.

Jill Juncker

Jill Juncker

Account Director

Jill provides a wealth of experience and thought leadership to our account teams. She has lead the charge for clients like Ambien, Club Med, Lancôme, Siemens, Service Experts and more. Prior to joining Calise Partners, Jill handled national assignments for Euro RSCG MVBMS Partners (Messner) and Publicis New York.

Joan Buccola

Joan Buccola

Director of Creative Services

Joan puts her skills and extensive knowledge of printing and processes to work every day, for every client, on every job. With 25 years of production management experience and a degree in graphic design, she’s delivered for Quaker Oats, Service Experts, Blockbuster Entertainment, HomeVestors and more. Prior to joining Calise Partners, Joan was Studio Director at Berry Brown.

Mary Frank

Mary Frank

Marketing Director

Mary puts decades of marketing experience into driving qualified leads for our clients. Her previous experience includes Pizza Hut, Harrah’s Casinos, Nokia, Pepsi, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Brunswick Bowling Products and more. Prior to joining Calise Partners, Mary held long-time positions at Ackerman McQueen and Tracy Locke.

Kristin Nuckols

Kristin Nuckols

Executive Media Director

Kristin has a diverse background in both traditional and digital media. She comes to us from Ansira where she was responsible for customer retention and driving new customer acquisition for clients such as Rent-A-Center, Jiffy Lube, and Shell. She began her career managing traditional media such as National/Local Television, Radio, Outdoor & Print. As the industry evolved towards online media, Kristin brought digital innovation into future Agency roles through Display, Pay Per Click, Native, & Social media. Kristin continued her career at Undertone, a leading Digital Ad Network—affording her a unique 360-degree, Agency/Vendor perspective on digital media planning and buying. Kristin is responsible for driving media innovation and leveraging offline media investments into online lead conversions for our Clients.