Rapid Growth Spurs The EGC Group To Hire
Nearly 20% Increase of Employees In Recent Quarter
The EGC Group, the leading full-service integrated marketing and digital agency on Long Island, has announced today that in response to increased client activities, the firm expanded its staff by nearly 20 percent in the most recent quarter. With a focus on increasing customer connections for its clients, EGC’s new talent has vast experience in digital, social media, analytics and retail marketing.
“We’ve added top talent to our growing company,” said EGC Managing Partner, Nicole Larrauri. “The new hires include Jared Del Prete, our new Director of Digital Strategy and Search, who will act as an advisor for all things digital: SEM, SEO, content, social media, mobile, email and display. Bolstering our staff keeps us at the forefront, bringing new energy and dynamic to an evolving industry, as we help our clients grow as we grow.”
Del Prete brings years of experience, driving effective strategies to help EGC’s clients find new opportunities, better connect with customers, gain consumer insights and achieve strategic goals. What’s more, he is serving as a mentor to EGC’s growing team, and supporting new business development.
“Our recent expansion further strengthens EGC’s ability to provide continued excellence to our clients and prospects and meet their growing needs in an ever-changing marketplace,” said EGC President and founder, Ernie Canadeo. “And with Jared leading our Digital Strategy and Search division, we are not only providing the kind of jobs that were once considered only available in Manhattan, but we are also grooming talent to grow within the company. There is big demand for creative services, and that’s especially true now as we broaden our footprint in the metropolitan region, and beyond.”
EGC New Hires
Jared Del Prete, formerly the Director of Digital Strategy at Blue Fountain Media in NYC, has joined the EGC Group as Director of Digital Strategy & Search, acting as a client’s strategic advisor in SEM, SEO, Content, Social Media, Mobile, Email and Display. Del Prete graduated from State University of New York at Albany. He resides in Syosset, NY.
Vincent Totino, formerly an SEO Specialist/Consultant for MRM Worldwide, has joined the EGC Group as a Search Engine Optimization Manager, providing best practices and techniques for clients. Totino is a graduate of St. John’s University. He resides in Lindenhurst, NY.
Valerie Collier, formerly an account executive at Didit.com in Mineola, NY, has joined the EGC Group as a Paid Search Manager. Collier graduated from Delaware State College. She resides in Freeport, NY.
Christine Lopez, founder of Christine Lopez Consulting, a boutique consulting firm specializing in Marketing and Business Development, has joined the EGC Group as an Account Manager. Lopez graduated from Dowling College. She resides in Massapequa Park, NY.
Nicole Robinson, formerly with Be* Marketing in Bay Shore, has joined the EGC Group as Art Director. Robinson graduated from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, majoring in Communication Design with a concentration in Advertising and Graphic Design. She resides in Farmingdale, NY.
Gary Tietjen, formerly an Information Technology Coordinator for David Lerner Associates in Syosset, has joined the EGC Group as a Web Producer. Tietjen is a graduate of Pace University. He resides in Astoria, Queens.
Chris Bing, formerly a Marketing and Game Day Operations intern for the New York Jets, has joined the EGC Group as a Search Marketing Coordinator. Bing graduated from Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, FL. He resides in Massapequa Park, NY.
John Mannhart, formerly a marketing assistant with FurtherED, has joined the EGC Group as a Social Media Community Manager. Mannhart graduated cum laude from the honors program at Pace University. He resides in Selden, NY.
Adam Chan started at the EGC Group as an intern and was offered a full-time position as a Social Community Manager upon his graduation from Five Towns College. He resides in Westbury, NY.