Denianne Gardner

Marketing Manager

Alma Mater
The University of Akron

What She’s Passionate About

Designing experiences and communications that bring delight, setting aside formality to connect on a basic, human level.

Her Street Cred

Denianne’s professional history is story after story of building from scratch. She has developed complete brand identities and marketing processes, designed user experience for software and applications, and defined award winning employee and customer experiences. Through it all, her focus remains on cutting through noise to make authentic connections.

How She Makes a Difference

Denianne is deeply passionate about having an impact on the child welfare system. Her dream is to work with teens in foster care to prepare them for independent living.

She’s Got Spirit

Denianne is of those people who LOVES Christmas (think Buddy the Elf). She’s seen the movie “White Christmas” over 200 times. She says, “I love to delight other people more than anything else, and at Christmas time I have full license to unleash the real me.”

Favorite Things

Teaching ukulele
Coca Cola
Road cycling
Watercolor painting
Epic fantasy novels