CEO and Head Story Hunter
Considered a pioneer in social loyalty and location-based marketing, BJ led the deployment of the first-ever loyalty platform to feature an integration with Facebook, Twitter, and Foursquare. An award-winning team builder and published author, BJ’s creative yet strategic approach can be seen through the innovative solutions and campaigns he manages. HIs experience in the area of stewarding brand presence online has earned him mention in Mashable’s Top 40 Brands on Twitter and the People Behind Them and his projects have been published as case studies in seven different books. BJ is co-author of The Tasti D-Lite Way; Social Media Marketing Lessons for Building Loyalty and a Brand Customers Crave published my McGraw-Hill in 2012.
A member of the American Marketing Association and VP of Communication for the AMA Chapter of East Carolina University, Madeline has diligently managed social media for some of Buzzadelic’s largest clients and campaigns since 2015. Her unique skillset has led to consistent results and successful achievement of goals and objectives for the most challenging of social media campaigns. She is certified in Hootsuite Social Media Marketing and will soon be pursuing her MBA with a focus on Marketing at East Carolina University’s College of Business.
Graphic Design | Web Development
Matt has been a part of the Buzzadelic team since 2013 and has contributed to the tremendous success of client campaigns with over 15 years experience producing visual communication and design concepts: print, photography and fine art to video, web, and motion graphics. He’s proud to work with one of the best teams around and is able to utilize his knowledge of design principles and techniques across many mediums and applications.
Media Production SpecialistRael Thigpen was born in Greenville, North Carolina. After graduating from J. H. Rose High School, he began studying Cinematic Arts and Theater at Liberty University. He played lead roles in various performances and student films during his studies and interned at the Cannes Film Festival. He has a passion for creating music videos and is constantly expanding is technical and proficiency skills.
Other Support Staff
Video Production Intern
Graphic Design Intern