Kelliher Samets Volk Welcomes 2 New Employees

Burlington, Vt. - Kelliher Samets Volk, a marketing communications firm with locations in Burlington, Vt., Boston and New York, welcomes two new employees to its Burlington office.

Matt Ogelby joins the team as copywriter. Ogelby comes to KSV from Brand Content Agency, where he worked with clients including Monster.com, Keurig, Diageo, Nantucket Film Festival, Blue Seal, and Tri-City Valley Cats. Prior to working in Boston, Ogelby worked in New York City as a copywriter for DraftFCB and created content for Kraft, Starbucks, Fisher Price, American Standard, Gerber, and ONDCP.

At KSV, Ogelby will work for clients including Vermont Department of Health, Efficiency Vermont, Sugarbush, and National Grid.

Kathleen Barnes joins as public relations and social media associate. Barnes comes to KSV from Champlain College, where she worked as the annual giving coordinator in the Office of Parent and Alumni Relations. At Champlain, her focus was on social media, event planning and fundraising. Prior to Champlain, Barnes worked as marketing associate for the children's publishing company Chooseco, for whom she developed Facebook and Twitter campaigns.

At KSV, Barnes will work for clients including University of Vermont Continuing Education, Efficiency Vermont, Vermont Department of Health, and National Grid.

"Across all forms of traditional and digital media, KSV connects brands to people," said David Coats, executive creative director of KSV. "Matt and Kathleen's skills and talents in writing and new media will be an asset to our clients in an ever-changing media landscape."

About KSV
Kelliher Samets Volk is a marketing group with more than 30 years of experience building brands and
businesses. Founded in 1977, the firm employs more than 60 people at its offices in New York City, Boston, and Burlington, Vermont.

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