Creative Consumer Concepts (C3) adds four new colleagues to its team as the company continues to expand. Liz Coatney, Chelsey Lewis, Karrie Kaneda and Laura Ablan join C3 in the client services and human resources departments.
Bob Cutler, C3 CEO, said, “We are very excited to welcome our new employees to the C3 family. There is no doubt C3 and our clients will benefit from the unique experience each new employee brings with them. I feel fortunate to add these brilliant professionals to our team.”
Liz Coatney is a senior account supervisor. Liz’s most recent position was marketing director for Cargo Largo, where she managed all aspects of brand development, marketing, advertising, media and local programs. Prior to Cargo Largo, Liz worked at Barkley where she managed the breakfast daypart for Sonic Drive-In.
Chelsey Lewis has joined C3 as an assistant account manager. Most recently, Chelsey was with Cargill Meat Solutions in Wichita, KS as a marketing associate supporting the brand managers on project management production. She also worked as a graphic design associate producer for Eddy’s Toyota Scion in Wichita.
Karrie Kaneda is C3’s new human resources administrator. Her background includes running Happy Habitat’s online blog, coordinating events for Engauge, and working on special projects at Barkley. Karrie has over fifteen years of experience working in human resources.
Laura Ablan has taken on a dual role with both brand management and account planning responsibilities. Her most recent position was a program management role for the International Visitors Council of Greater Kansas City, where she managed the external communication for the brand, both digital and traditional. She also executed exchange programs for international leaders coming to the Kansas City area.
Shad Foos, vice president of client service, said, “We continue to look to the future and invest in the mutual success of C3 and our client partners. I’m over the moon about the level of talent we’ve added to the C3 team in the past months. We’re heavily focused on business development in 2012—and we’re assembling the best team to make it happen.”
C3 | Creative Consumer Concepts is a leading family and kids marketing and design agency, collaborating with national and international brands in the restaurant, retail and hospitality industries. We value families, and we exist to demonstrate the value of families for our client partners. C3 builds connections through consumer insights, strategic platforms and dynamic design in the form of comprehensive consumer-facing programs, communications, promotions, products and distribution solutions to make a noticeable difference and deliver measurable results. http://www.c3brandmarketing.com.