Germono Advertising Company℠ is a leading expert in traditional and new media advertising for Hampton Roads businesses. From traditional advertising to digital platforms, Germono Advertising Company will work with your business to achieve results!
Lindsey Germono, President and Founder, has delivered numerous panel discussions and speaking engagements on marketing and advertising, including those at Old Dominion University, Regent University, Women In Defense, The Milspo Project, Retail Alliance, and military organizations from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. Lindsey serves on the Board for The Milspo Project and is extremely driven, putting her dedication and passion to work for all of her clients. As a Hampton Roads local, she is dedicated to helping local businesses succeed.
Lindsey is a 2003 graduate of Old Dominion University, and received her MBA from Regent University in 2015. She is an active member of Pi Beta Phi Fraternity and contributes both on a local and national level with their philanthropic causes. In her spare time, Lindsey enjoys traveling and spending time with her family, friends, and dog.
Jae Silsley is our Drop and Give Me 20 podcast Community Manager. Jae has been with us a long time and is responsible for the logo and design of Germono Advertising Company. He helped draft different versions on beverage napkins and create the company concept.
Jae is a United States Marine and Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran. He is a natural fit for our company as we provide marketing and advertising services to active-duty, military spouse and veteran-owned businesses. Jae helps curate content for our Drop and Give Me 20 podcast!
Jennifer Garrott is a Hampton Roads local with more than a decade of public relations and marketing experience with local government, hospitality venues, non-profit organizations and small businesses.
She hold a bachelors degree in Communications from Old Dominion University, where she’s also an avid athletic supporter and can frequently be seen jumping up and down in the stands.
Read Jenn’s introductory blog post
She calls herself Germono’s Ninja Cavalry. Melissa Clampitt has over 9 years of public relations and marketing experience working with small businesses, artists, corporations, and nonprofits. She specializes in creating innovative brands, designing creative campaigns to build awareness, and enhancing online presence. Prior to joining our team, Melissa was the Chief Communications Officer for a commercial insurance agency.
Originally from Michigan, Melissa has a Bachelor of Arts in public relations from Wayne State University. But don’t count her as a green or maize/blue girl as she proudly wears Clemson orange holding a master’s in business administration from Clemson University. At Clemson, she focused her graduate degree on entrepreneurship and served as a graduate assistant to flagship undergraduate entrepreneurship classes. An avid entrepreneur herself, Melissa has worked on several of her own businesses including a marketing company, a jewelry line, and a gun safety product for women that won in three venture pitch competitions.
Currently stationed with her active-duty Army husband at Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, Melissa enjoys spending spare time with her family and working on cavalry moves with her faithful steed, Morgan the Morgan horse.
Jessica Yost is the glue for all of us here at Germono Advertising Company. As the Social Media Coordinator, Jessica manages all of our agency social media feeds and works with our marketing coaching clients. Her background in leading organizations and nonprofits with public relations and marketing positions her as a leader within the industry. Primarily, Jessica focuses on strategy and messaging with the goal of increasing target audience engagement.
She is involved with a number of charities, including the Travis Manion Foundation, and serves on the board for the Washington, DC Chapter of the Naval Officers’ Spouses’ Club. Jessica holds a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from Towson University, and a Master’s in strategic public relations from The George Washington University.
Jessica and her husband, Adam, have two beagles, Clark and Kent (follow them on Instagram at TheSuperBeagles), and they currently reside in Alexandria, Virginia. They enjoy all of the restaurants, as well as human and dog-friendly activities, available in this beautiful city. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys baking, especially her grandmother-approved chocolate chip cookies, painting faces as a certified makeup artist, and sweating in Barre3 classes.
Could this be YOU?
The major duties of our Marketing Coaches involve connecting quickly with people in a poised, convincing, and enthusiastic way. Our marketing coaches work at an extremely fast pace, and require working cooperatively with and through people in order to complete tasks, and are integral in motivating others.
The position requires team or collaborative work within the organization, and is integral in bringing out the best in others.This job requires a strong sense of urgency, initiative, and drive to get things done correctly, with emphasis on working with and through people in the process. Understanding people well and using that understanding effectively in motivating and persuading others to act, is an important aspect of the Marketing Coach position. It is important in this role for goals to be set and reached, and for tasks to be completed in a timely manner. Decisions have to be made under pressure, and will generally need the ideas and advice of others. Details will need to be handled quickly and accurately, but will not be a repetitive part of the position. Many tasks as a Marketing Coach may entail selling or persuading others, and/or may entail training others in some capacity. This position involves controlling all aspects of tasks, from the initiation, through the process and through to completion.
For more information and to apply, click here to visit the Careers section of our website.
It’s important to reflect on how social responsibility manifests itself in your business. Each year Germono Advertising Company donates a percentage of our proceeds to nonprofit organizations that specialize in the care, treatment, and placement of animals. We believe it’s important to invest in the needs of our community. What is your business doing to give back to others or the community? Germono Advertising Agency can help with that too! Partnering with us allows you to feel good about who you’re doing business with.