Kelly brings more than 20 years of marketing and management experience to her role as Head of Brand Studio. Before joining Industry Dive, she worked as an independent marketing professional with a specialty in brand growth and business strategy. Kelly has a wealth of experience from time spent in the magazine industry, most notably as Director of Creative Services for GQ Magazine. Recognized as a driven and energetic leader, Kelly has built an impressive resume of successes over the years, once she gave up on a professional dance career.  She’s spent the past 13 years developing skills in patience and social media prowess, courtesy of her now-teenage daughter. Though she currently resides in Massachusetts, Kelly will always consider her real home to be in NYC.