Marriner Marketing Promotes Four Digital and Creative Team Members

February 10, 2016

Marriner Marketing Communications, a leading agency in the food, beverage and hospitality industries, announces the promotions of Trey Buckingham to Director of Digital Art & Technology, Bill Coveney to Director of Digital Content & Insights, Mike Sidlowski to Senior Art Director, and Jessica Painter to Associate Art Director.


Trey Buckingham, Director of Digital Art & Technology
Buckingham has been with Marriner for almost 10 years, responsible for designing, building and maintaining best-in-class websites and digital communications for an array of customers. For Buckingham, it’s about executing thoughtful work that yields meaningful results for Marriner’s Clients. His superior leadership skills and technical insights during his tenure ready him for the new senior-level position.


Bill Coveney, Director of Digital Content & Insights
Coveney has been with the firm for nearly one year and brings 12 years of experience managing websites from five to more than 5,000 pages. His new position will create more focus on the increasingly important area of digital content in shaping brands’ relevance and impact. Coveney also will provide enhanced data mining and analytics for Marriner’s Clients to maximize marketing communications efforts.

Mike Sidlowski, Senior Art Director
Sidlowski has been producing consistently high-quality work at Marriner for 11 years, delivering strong visual solutions for Clients’ business challenges. In his expanded role, Sidlowski will embrace collaborative leadership and provide creative guidance to customers and team members based on his 20+ year creative tenure and commitment to a clarity-driven approach.

Jessica Painter, Associate Art Director
Painter has been with Marriner for three years and has quickly shown great creative prowess and determination to enhance her knowledge of the marketing industry. Painter will continue to sharpen her conceptual skills in her new role, layering elements of strategic thinking into the engaging work she produces for Marriner’s Clients.


Tighe Merkert, President & CEO of Marriner, said, “As Marriner grows, it is our mission to support employees’ personal growth and success and to fully embrace opportunities for advancement within our organization. I’m looking forward to the positive impact Trey, Bill, Mike and Jess will continue to have on the communications solutions we deliver for our customers.”



For more than 25 years, Marriner Marketing Communications has been a leader in providing integrated marketing solutions for the food, beverage and hospitality industries. Clients count on Marriner for effective, clarity-driven communications to address a wide variety of business challenges. Marriner’s Clients include such notable brands as Butterball, Choice Hotels, Dannon, Evolution Craft Brewing Co., Knouse Foods, Marriott International, McCormick & Company, Perdue, Shamrock Foods, The Original Cakerie, Vulcan and Zatarain’s. For more information, visit


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