Search Google Appliance

DMS Instructor Profiles

Lisa Peyton Thoughly Modern Marketing Digital Marketing Strategies Certificate Intro to Digital Strategies Professional Development Center Portland State University Lisa Peyton

Diving into digital marketing during its nascent stage, Lisa Peyton is today among the leaders in the field, particularly so in the Pacific Northwest. Based in Portland, Ore., she serves as an adjunct professor at Portland State University, teaching Introduction to Digital Strategies for the Digital Marketing Strategies certificate program offered through the university’s Professional Development Center. Lisa is an avid blogger and publisher, acting as Executive Editor for, a non-profit publication she founded in 2009. She also regularly contributes content to Social Media Examiner and
Her hands-on experience includes implementing successful digital strategies for Toyota, Integra Telecom, Intel, Power Rangers and Paul Frank. The quality and breadth of her work has been recognized with several SoMe social media awards. 
As a pioneer in the social media industry, Lisa has been both guided by the industry’s evolution and had a hand in directing it, capitalizing on the power of social media to increase her clients’ online visibility and overall marketing efforts. She has honed her skills to specialize in social media executive coaching, to include social media strategy and development, content strategy and development and social media measurement, training and consulting.
Combining a measure of lightheartedness with her social media mastery, Lisa has tweeted as Mad Men character Bobbie Barrett. Her tweeting as the acclaimed AMC show’s notorious vixen garnered national attention and a SAMMY Award nomination.

John Hartman Feedia Digital Marketing Strategies Certificate Social Media Marketing Professional Development Center Portland State University

 John Hartman

John has 18 years experience in digital and media strategies and development. He has run a number of successful agencies over the years working with fortune 500 clients to create digital and traditional media.
 In 2003 John joined the Digital Universe, helping to architect a web portal with the lofty goal of becoming “the definitive repository of human knowledge online." John became the conduit between the engineering group and NASA, Environmental Literacy Council, Earth 911, Cosmos Studios, The Jane Goodall Institute, M.I.T., Boston University, H.A.R.C. and a litany of other organizations and universities helping them integrate their data and designing tools to facilitate portal management. John went on to become the technology evangelist for the Digital Universe, traveling the country speaking at conferences on open-source and the platforms capabilities and contributors.
 In 2006 John founded I Have Robots (formerly Feedia) a Transmedia production company with a desire to create innovative and engaging content. "Transmedia (as defined by Henry Jenkins in his 2006 book Convergence Culture) is storytelling across multiple forms of media with each element making distinctive contributions to a viewer/user/player's understanding of the story world. By using different media formats, it attempts to create entry-points through which consumers can become immersed in a story world."
 He has been crafting strategies, envisioning stories and producing media content across these entry-points for clients that range from Fortune 500 companies to non-profits. He has used social media, video, animation, apps, interactive, virtual environments and more to extend his clients stories. He has a passion for technology and uses it to help his clients understand the shifting media landscape. Experimentation and research are engrained in his DNA. This mindset helps him to discover the next wave or understand what doesn't work in the modern marketing mix.
 His clients have included Intel, HP, Toyota, GNC, Dicks Sporting Goods, Subway, Regence, Cricket Wireless, LaCie, Hollywood Theaters, Warner Bros. and many others.
 To find out more follow him on twitter @feedia or text johnny to 50500.

Siouxsie Jennett Mambo Media Digital Marketing Strategies Certificate Social Media Marketing Professional Development Center Portland State University


Siouxsie Jennett

Siouxsie Jennett is the founder and president of Portland-based Mambo Media, an integrated marketing agency that helps companies build brand, establish thought leadership, and develop marketing strategies that drive revenue. An award-winning pioneer in the world of online marketing, Siouxsie has immersed herself in interactive marketing and cutting-edge trends like social media for the past 15 years. Her proven methodologies and best practices in social media marketing are well respected in the industry and heralded as groundbreaking by clients and colleagues alike. She specializes in launch campaigns and building online businesses quickly, and has created innovative, revenue‐based media programs for brands including Dell, Nokia, HP, McDonalds, Chevron, and Infiniti. Ms. Jennett holds a BA from UC Berkeley and a graduate degree from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising.

Kent Lewis Anvil Media Digital Marketing Strategies Search Engine Marketing Portalnd State Professional Development Center

Kent Lewis

With a background in integrated marketing, Lewis left a public relations agency in 1996 to start his career in search engine marketing. Since then, he’s helped grow businesses by connecting his clients with their constituents via the Internet. In 2000, Lewis founded Anvil Media, Inc., a digital marketing agency specializing in search engine and social media marketing for Fortune 2000 companies. Under his leadership, Anvil has received recognition from Portland Business Journal and Inc. Magazine as a Fastest Growing and Most Philanthropic Company. In 2008, Lewis created Formic Media, a sister agency to Anvil, providing a similar set of digital marketing services to small businesses and strategic partners.

He’s co-founder of a variety of organizations, including career community pdxMindShare, eROI and SEMpdx, a Portland-area SEM professional trade association. As a long-time entrepreneur, Lewis is an investor and advisor to a host of emerging Portland-based companies, including ABCInvesting, Fulcrum Fitness, Journey Fitness, NeutralSpace and Tixie. Lewis speaks regularly at industry events and has been published in books and publications including Business2Community, iMedia Connection, Online Marketing Connect and Portland Business Journal. Since 2000, he’s been an adjunct professor at Portland State University, where he teaches an SEM Workshop, and also tours nationwide with Online Marketing Institute as lead instructor for the Digital Marketing Essentials Workshop. Active in his community, Lewis is currently involved in non-profit charity and professional trade organizations including early literacy program SMART (Start Making a Reader Today), The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), Portland Incubator Experiment (PIE), Oregon Creative Industries, PDC Neighborhood Economic Development (NED) Leadership Group and CascadeFusion. Industry recognition and awards include Portland Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 Award, Top 25 Most Influential Pay-per-Click Experts, Top 40 Digital Strategists in Marketing and 2012 Marketer of the Year by American Marketing Association Oregon Chapter.

Married with children, Lewis enriches his personal and professional life by co-hosting a weekly Internet radio show, DadsUnplugged.


Aaron Gray

Aaron Gray has 15 years' experience defining, measuring, and optimizing digital experiences. From Internet stores and branded experiences to SaaS products, Mr. Gray has been through the entire life cycle of digital experience management numerous times. Most recently, Aaron built the global user experience team at Prior to that, he spent eight years at Webtrends and Coremetrics, and was chief experience architect at Tweak Interactive, an agency he founded. Mr. Gray has worked with large and small brands, including AT&T, Bank of America, HSBC, Kmart, SkyMall, and Castor and Pollux Natural Petworks.

Bryan Rhoads

Bryan Rhoads is a senior digital strategist for Intel focused on social and emerging media. He has led the Intel Digital Innovation Program responsible for driving online leadership opportunities between marketing and IT; he created the Intel Digital IQ digital marketing curriculum and is a member of the Intel Social Media Center of Excellence. At Intel, Mr. Rhoads led a four-year project with MIT that researched online trust and digital marketing strategies. He sits on the executive board of the Internet Strategy Forum, the Center for Consumer Research at St. Joseph’s University, and the marketing advisory track at Northeastern University.

Amanda Bernard ISITE Practcum Digital Marketing Strategies Portland State Professional Development Center

Amanda Bernard

Amanda Bernard has over 8 years of experience in multimedia marketing and advertising including digital marketing and traditional media. As Director of Digital Marketing at ISITE Design, Amanda works with clients helping them build and utilize effective strategies for paid, organic, and social marketing channels. She also works with clients to ensure that one continuous targeting strategy flows effectively from demand side marketing to the capture side user experience. Amanda has a diverse digital marketing background that includes SEO, Paid Search, Social Media, PR, Content Strategy, Online Advertising, Mobile, and developing cutting-edge marketing strategies across multimedia platforms for brands like KinderCare, Oregon Health & Science University, Planar Systems and the University of Oregon. Amanda is also the Co-Founder and Senior Editor of Thoroughly Modern Marketing (