We're a tech-savvy marketing dream team

Our tight-knit team of strategists, designers, writers and developers are all passionate about one thing: helping software and tech companies grow.

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Jen Lombardi

Jen is a passionate tech marketer, HubSpot junkie and design snob.

In addition to collecting quite a few accolades for her own work, she’s also been a two-time judge of the Webby Awards and a repeat speaker at several conferences, including HOW Design Live.

Jen Lombardi
Head Honcho +
Creative Genius
Lynne Wilson

Lynne has over 15 years of marketing experience—her favorite parts are writing, strategy and social content. Outside of the office, she loves to read, spin, do yoga and travel. She will also never turn down an opportunity to dance to 80's music!

Lynne Wilson
Digital Marketing Director +
Yoga Guru
Giselle Bardwell

Giselle is a 15-year marketing vet and self-admitted coffee snob who loves all things branding and digital, but has a special place in her heart for paid, local and organic search. She’s also a data geek and fondly remembers the day she discovered pivot tables.

Giselle Bardwell
Chief Marketing Officer +
Business Operations Maven
Erin Barr

Erin’s background in B2B content creation, project management and marketing strategy makes her a perfect fit as our marketing manager.

When Erin’s not binge-watching Golden Girls reruns, she’s either out exploring new Cleveland hotspots, planning her next theme party or buying concert tickets.

Erin Barr
Digital Marketing Manager +
Party Architect
Gwyn Wood

Gwyn is a tech marketing vet with a deep love of brand storytelling and strategy. She thrives when developing meaningful content, making sure every piece is strategically deployed. When she’s not at her keyboard, Gwyn can be found reading a good book, editing films and practicing yoga.

Gwyn Wood
Digital Marketing Manager +
Podcast Uber Fan
Ryan Patterson

A wizard of WordPress websites, Ryan's also well-versed in SEO and other digital marketing tactics that are crucial to creating a well-rounded website design.

When he’s not in front of his computer, Ryan enjoys being outdoors and spending time with the world’s cutest Golden Retriever: Layla.

Ryan Patterson
Web Developer +
Golden Retriever Dad
Kayla Kogelnik

Kayla is a creative problem-solver who has an obsession with all things branding and typography. When not working, she enjoys exploring Cleveland breweries, binge-watching Netflix Originals and following makeup tutorials from her favorite YouTubers.

Kayla Kogelnik
Graphic Designer +
Indie Music Aficionado
Danni Bennett

A self-proclaimed “data geek,” Danni is a crucial part of making sure all of our websites are equal parts form and function.

Fun fact: she has a Speedy Gonzales tattoo on her ankle. (Her maiden name is Gonzales. ¡Ándale!)

Danni Bennett
Website Strategist +
SEO Data Geek
Mike Richwalsky

As our resident "tech nerd," Mike helps out with IT, web hosting and other technical challenges. He also manages Gas Mark 8, a creative agency that works with higher ed and non-profit organizations.

When not working, Mike likes to hang with his two boys and perpetually understanding wife.

Mike Richwalsky
IT/Hosting Support +
Potato Chip Connoisseur
Dylan Zsigray

Dylan is an avid designer, creative and award-winning film editor. He currently attends Cleveland State University and graduated from St. Edward High School in 2018 as "Man of the Year." In his spare time, Dylan enjoys binging "The Office" and avoiding chocolate at all costs.

Dylan Zsigray
Digital Marketing Coordinator +
Coffee Connoisseur
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If you're passionate about marketing and obsessed with the tech industry, Kiwi Creative may be the perfect place to grow your career.

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Sick of office politics? We’re small and nimble, allowing us to get shit done… quickly.

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Hate your coworkers? Our tight-knit team is more like family than friends. Chipotle Thursdays anyone?

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Looking to grow? We’re 2x winners on the Weatherhead 100 list of Upstart companies.

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Dread going to work? We were runners-up in Knock Knock's "Coolest Places to Work" contest.

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Bored with cubicles? Our bright green, modern office was named IKEA's "Space of the Week."

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Fed up with downtown? Enjoy free parking and plenty of lunch options in the 'burbs.

Our agency, by the numbers...

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years in business
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GDUSA awards
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dedicated employees
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annual trips to Chipotle

Why do people love working at Kiwi Creative?

  • Kiwi is da shit. It's chill AF. Bathrooms have squatty potties. But seriously…I've worked here for over four years for a reason: I love the culture and work environment. Everyone here works hard but loves to have fun and laugh. I never dread coming to work. And you won't find another workplace with as flexible work hours and unlimited PTO…just saying.

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  • I love how tight-knit we are as a team at Kiwi. We complete our clients' work and tackle challenges while enjoying many laughs each day. Plus, there are snacks…tons of snacks!

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  • My favorite part about working for Kiwi (other than the incredibly kind and enjoyable team of people), is the flexibility it offers me. I am able to do great marketing work for tech companies while also making sure my kids have me available when they need me.

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  • Kiwi Creative is the first workplace where I feel truly at "home." It's the best definition of work-family I've ever come across in my career. We work hard to make clients happy, and while we may get testy with each other sometimes, we deal with and forget our issues quickly and we burst out in laughter at the most ridiculous things—just like a real family.

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  • It's rewarding working at a place that actively contributes to your professional growth. From monthly SMART goals to empowering you to make decisions, your opinion and well-being matter.

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  • The team at Kiwi is friendly and welcoming and the atmosphere is inviting and comfortable! Job goals and expectations are clear. Leadership is helpful, knowledgeable and encourages ongoing education and professional growth.

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What is life like at our agency?

We are flexible.

Have to leave early for a doctor’s appointment? Need to put your kiddo on the bus every morning? Got a flat tire on the way to work? Don’t worry about it. We’re all adults, so we have unlimited PTO and flexible work schedules because, well, life.

We value feedback.

We go beyond the dreaded annual review and provide ongoing feedback so you always know what’s going well and what could use improvement. This feedback goes both ways…we’re always asking for input from our employees on how to improve our agency, too.

We encourage growth.

Looking for a VP-level title and a company car? Not here. But you will find tremendous career growth opportunities through paid conferences, peer learning, ongoing training and ever-changing technology.

We have fun.

If you love an eclectic mix of music, funny memes and the occasional NSFW joke, then you’ll fit right in here at our agency. We work hard, but we laugh even harder. People without a sense of humor need not apply.

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Want to work for us?

Check out our job openings

We offer industry-leading benefits + perks

Competitive salary
Medical, dental, vision
Surprise team outings
7.5-hour work days
Company-paid life insurance
Gift card rewards
Unlimited PTO
Short-term disability
Free parking
Quarterly profit sharing
401(k) with company match
No dress code
Paid conferences and other training opportunities
Planet Fitness black card membership
Complimentary snacks and craft beer on tap

Think you'd fit right in?

Team lunches at Chipotle? Matching Halloween costumes? Bocce ball tournaments? Check, check and check.

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Kiwi Halloween 2017
Kiwi Swag 5th edition
Kiwi nutcrackers
Kiwi team at Inbound 2018 in Boston
Kiwi Director of Marketing Kaity Huff and Content Marketing World Joe Pulizzi
Jen Lombardi accepting the Weatherhead 100 award
Kiwi team out to lunch
Little Kiwi in a HubSpot onsie
Kiwi gift giving
Kiwi neck pillow
Kiwi team doing yoga
Kiwi team in Corona cutouts
Kiwi team in a photobooth
Kiwi Halloween
Kiwi team building event at the Escape Room
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Our Accolades, Accreditations & Affiliations

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What do you believe in?

Our core values are more than just posters on the wall

Stay Innovative core value
Be curious and find unique ways to solve problems and add value.
Communicate with Clarity core value
Interact with others in a friendly and easy-to-understand manner.
Take Initiative core value
Recognize areas for improvement and make the responsibility your own.
Create raving fans core value
Exceed expectations to create brand loyalists, both internally and with clients.
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Want to work at Kiwi?

We're always on the look out for exceptional talent, especially marketing coordinators, project/account managers, writers, designers and developers.

Check out our job openings