Our team is comprised of doers who bring unique perspectives to everything they do. Each of the Poodle Mafia team has decades of unique marketing, PR and social media experience that informs their work for you.
CEO & Pack Leader
Tara Coomans is a creative leader who possesses the unique ability to develop strategies that drive action. Tara started Poodle Mafia Digital Branding and Marketing because she is passionate driving results in a nimble, smart environment that delivers elegantly aggressive results for clients. She serves as the primary point of contact for our clients, the creative vision of the campaigns and the analytical enforcer ensuring that we meet not only your expectations, but our own.
Director of Dangerous Ideas
A creative and natural communicator, Shelley is the day-to-day delight providing community management and social media implementation. Her eye for opportunity is unmatched and when she’s at the keyboard, she drives loyalty and passion for your brand.
Elegance Enforcer (Design)
With an impeccable eye for style and design, Jason is the elegance enforcer for all things design. Throughout his career, Jason has advised or personally designed hundreds of graphical elements for web, social and print.
Personality Plus PR
Meredith is our creative PR personality, activation is her middle name. With a 20-year background in PR and events, she is especially keen to conceptualize ways to activate your brand in live environments including using social media, guerrilla marketing, and sponsorships. Meredith knows how to make heads turn for your brand.
Crisis Communications and PR Advisor
Piia is the arbiter of judgment and grace. On the Poodle Mafia team, she’s both elegant and aggressive. Her career spans lobbying in Washington D.C., PR and Communications for industries as diverse as regulated industries and startups.