ANNOUNCEMENTS /// ANNIVERSARIES / NEW TEAM MEMBERS / PROMOTIONS
HAPPY 5TH ANNIVERSARY
CARMAN STALKER /// ACCOUNT SUPERVISOR
Carman joined Department Zero in 2013, and has spent her career as an event marketer, an entrepreneur, a professor and a publisher. She has been conceptualizing, producing, promoting and executing events in the fashion, cultural art, music, travel and consumer product worlds for more than 20 years. Carman holds a BA from the University of Missouri - Kansas City in Communication Studies, served on the board of Fashion Group International as Regional Director, and taught Fashion Marketing classes at Art Institutes International. In her limited free time, she enjoys cooking, live music and hanging out with her family and friends.
WELCOME SARAH CARLEW /// PROGRAM MANAGER
As National Events Manager for Boulevard Brewing Company, Sarah lead all key marketing event and activations across the country, directly managing event and sponsorship budgets, event operations and logistics, marketing partner selections and community relations for all brewery events. As Program Manager at Department Zero, she is leveraging her considerable skill set to plan, budget, and oversee production on key client programs. When away from work, you can typically find her enjoying time with her husband and three spoiled rescue dogs, socializing with friends or scheming about her next travel adventure.
CONGRATULATIONS MATT JENKINS /// PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Since 2010, Matt Jenkins has been handling experiential logistics and operations for Department Zero. He now leads his division as the Program Director. He brings a wealth of tactical and creative event experience to his role, leading our clients’ event production, bringing experiential brand activations to life. His drive to elevate experiential marketing through innovation and boundary-pushing consumer engagement is apparent in every event, promotion, pop-up and activation. A graduate of the University of Missouri, Matt is always ready to cheer on the Tigers, The KC Royals, and to spend time with his family.