Tylar Masters has developed innovative, effective and highly creative advertising solutions throughout her 20 years in the marketing and design industry. Some notable marketers include Greektown Casino, Chapters Capistrano, Chevrolet, KMart, Stokd and TNT Network. She started her career in 1997 at a newspaper near Charlotte, NC, and has since served as VP of Marketing for a national investment firm and creative director for Medtipster. Tylar has also created advertising and marketing campaigns for numerous clients with CBS Sports and Detroit sports networks. Tylar is currently the marketing chair of Habitat for Humanity, an AdAge, TEDx and Mashable contributor, as well as founder of iACT (it’s A Charity Thing), an initiative to assist small non-profit organizations gain awareness at no cost while cohesively teaching students hands on marketing and design for the digital age. Although she enjoys the creative nature of overseeing the company’s projects, her main focus is business development.
Digital Marketing Manager
Samantha received her Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Communications from Purdue University in May of 2015. She immediately began her journey in the professional world as the marketing and social media specialist for a national trucking company, where she created and maintained the company website in addition to her many other duties. Prior to graduation, Samantha had multiple internships that further developed her wide variety of skills including; event promotion and execution, marketing material design, social media, writing and more. These positions ranged from the PNC Career Center to the Valparaiso Police K-9 Unit, and Junior Achievement of LaPorte County. She recently relocated to the outskirts of Detroit from Michigan City, Indiana, where she also fuels her passion for local business and the craft beer industry working at a brewery in the region. She is an integral part of the Tylar & Company team and client relations!
Trendy & Trusty Writer
Drew’s writing has been published both nationally an internationally. His reportage has won awards, as well as appeared on the front page of newspapers including The Detroit Free Press, The Bakersfield Californian, The Michigan Daily and The Michigan Front Page, as well as in books and publications in the United States and Europe. He is also a writer in the film industry, working on feature length narratives including collaboration with an Emmy Award winning producer. In addition to writing, Drew works on film crews and as a photography assistant across the state. He built his house with his own two hands and has hitchhiked across the United States. Drew graduated from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and lives in Detroit with his dog Gratiot. His creative contributions to our clients include copy writing, copy editing and brand messaging.
The guy who gets you found
David is a social media, search engine and content marketing guru with a passion for all things digital media. Using concise writing and a strong understanding of digital branding, social media strategies, online media and SEO, he excels at creating and delivering cross-channel content marketing strategies to boost our clients’ online traffic, brand awareness and revenue. We love David’s organization and communication – he is always working to ensure our clients are number one online and offline!
Right & Left Brain
Kristin is our lead creative design developer. She brings over 11 years of experience in website design, development, programming, mobile software engineering and design technology. Kristin holds a BFAfrom Grand Valley State. Some notable development work includes website design and programming for Ford, Compuware, MA Detroit and TxPPA. Her knowledge of interactive platforms along with her creative background bring a unique combination of talent to the Tylar & Company team.
Ron is our lead video and photograph expert, with over 22 years of professional experience and many more years of enthusiasm. He has worked for leading brands such as Jeep, Ford, Lamborghini, DVP, Fox 2 News, Channel 7 News, and Productions Plus (American Auto Show Association). What we love about Ron is how his talent extends beyond being behind the camera, as he brings new visions, creativity and ideas to every project.
All the Design Things
Errin is our lead artistic maverick. With 8 years of creative industry experience and brilliant visions and intuitions, she brings energy and optimism to every project. She graduated from the International Academy of Design & Technology, and has since has dipped her toes in many marketing fields. She has served as Editor and Creative Director to several publications, has built websites for local, national and international businesses, and creates identities for consumer and business products alike. Errin creates truly one-of-a-kind experiences for each of our clients and their target audience. Her passion for developing creative communications is unmatched.
Video & Film Producer
Adrean Mangiardi has a unique vision for bringing ideas to life. He lives life to the fullest through a lens… and sees the world as a story to be told. His ability to translate our creativity into digital experiences is purely awesome. With his vast experience in digital film production, we are able to create more than just stock websites that you see from click to click… we have transformed the way visitors look at our clients’ websites. Only through his unique film capabilities will you see how Adrean sees, and you won’t be able to look away.
MORE OF THE TYLAR & CO TEAM
Al Sefati, Search Engine & Marketing
Alfredo Prince, Website Design
Ben Rowden, Video Editing
Eric Myers, Programming
Frank Herrera, Programming
Michael Wheater, Programming
Ryan Ely, Search Engine Management
Ryan York, Website Design
Tania Curiel, Design & Illustration
Zahra Huber, Writer