Meet the Marstudio Executive team.

With 50+ years of combined experience across multiple industries and disciplines, we have a balanced, elite, and effective team that will provide your company the innovative marketing and design solutions you need, no matter the industry or company size.
Shevy | CEO, Chief Marketing Officer & Partner

Shevy Shafie

Chief Marketing Officer & Partner

Shevy, an alumnus of the University of Maryland, University of Baltimore School of Law, the Institute of Police Science in Washington D.C., and most recently, the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory: Business Strategy Program, embodies a blend of traditional knowledge and cutting-edge insights. Growing up as the son of a leader in the liquidation business, Shevy learned early on about the pivotal role of marketing and sales in running a successful organization and the lessons to be drawn from business failures. This foundational understanding of the real-world challenges businesses face has equipped him with a distinctive edge in today’s AI-driven business landscape.

With years of experience as a Senior Chief Marketing Officer, he excels in integrated marketing and sales, crafting solutions that drive business growth and maintain market leadership. As a C-level executive, Shevy offers consultancy to sectors like GovCon, healthcare, technology, and hospitality, assisting businesses in navigating not only the complexities of scaling in an AI-augmented world but also the challenges posed by a fractured marketing and sales ecosystem.

Deeply committed to community involvement, Shevy has served on the board of Rebuilding Together Montgomery County and The Rockville Chamber of Commerce. He continues to engage actively with The Association for Enterprise Growth (AEG).

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Sam | VP, hief Creative Officer & Founder

Sam R.

Chief Creative Officer & Founder
Sam is one of the original founding members of Marstudio and currently serves as the firm’s Chief Creative Officer. Sam attended the New Jersey Institute of Technology and has over 30 years of experience in branding and design. He has worked for industry giants such as AOL, Discovery Channel, Network Solutions, Washington Post, Costar, and more. His years of experience in the corporate world have granted him a unique advantage. Sam’s insider knowledge allows him to help businesses optimize their brand and clarify their message to compete and scale their products and services. He has helped create and launch over 100 brands and continues to consult businesses on how to create brands that resonate with their target audience and craft successful brand strategies to dominate their market. Complete Profile

Karen | Communications Director

Karen K.

Chief Communications Officer
It’s critical to your success working with a company to find the people inside those companies that can make things happen when you need something, who know the answer to every question you could think to ask, and who have your back when things go sideways. In her role as Chief Communications Officer, Karen is that person. She brings a wealth of knowledge from her long career in graphic design, photography and digital marketing. On your project she will be one of your main points of contact throughout the campaign, providing you with consistent project status reports and making sure all expectations are clear and met during the life cycle of the project thus ensuring all projects are delivered flawlessly, on time, and within the resources available.

Olga | Development Director

Olga K.

Chief Development Officer
Shortly after receiving her B.A. of Psychology from the University of Maryland, Olga discovered that the technical challenges of web design and development were a better fit for her creative spirit. Powered by a never-ending quest to find out how things work, Olga combines her technical savviness with a love of art and a passion for building things. She lives by the art of code, finding creative solutions and bringing designs to life out of the building blocks of code.

Jeremy Diouf | Chief Sales Officer

Jeremy D.

Chief Sales Officer
Jeremy is the Co-founder and CEO of Synergy Reach, a division of Marstudio that provides outbound appointment-setting services. Jeremy attended Towson University, where he studied Computer Science and explored his enjoyment of psychology. After reading a best-selling book about marketing and client acquisition, he pivoted his career toward it. He established his agency with his business partner and has since worked with countless businesses on their lead generation and client conversion systems. Jeremy’s understanding of ads, marketing offers, sales, copywriting, metrics, and communication makes him a go-to expert for client attraction.

Dimitris | Chief Digital Officer

Dimitris V.

Chief Digital Officer
Dimitris stands as a distinguished Digital Marketing Professional, boasting an extensive decade-long tenure in Search Engine Optimization, Strategic Consulting, and Web Development. His expertise lies in the meticulous execution of SEO Audits, Technical SEO, precise Keyword Research and Optimization, and the development of strategic Content Strategies.

A consummate professional, Dimitris navigates the ever-evolving digital landscape with finesse, delivering results that align seamlessly with corporate objectives. His proficiency in optimizing digital assets underscores his commitment to elevating online visibility and maximizing strategic impact, making him an invaluable asset in the corporate echelons of the digital domain.

Edlin | Chief Operations Officer

Edlin F.

Chief Operations Officer
With a B.A. in Business Administration and Associates in Photography, Edlin brings a unique combination of skills. She has a great understanding in the financial/operational aspect of Marstudio as well as communicating with clients and vendors. She works closely with vendors in coordinating the production of marketing collateral for our clients.

Marisa S. | Chief Content Officer

Monika J.

Chief Content Officer
There’s a lot of power in the written word, and Monika uses it to tell stories and create an emotional connection with the reader. Her focus has been on creating fresh, to-the-point, and engaging copy that is rooted in serious marketing strategy. Monika takes a very collaborative, transparent approach to all client engagements so that the team can deliver impactful results. On your project, Monika will lead and manage all copywriting efforts for your editorial engagements.