Lesa Linster is the owner of Linster Creative, a full-spectrum marketing, PR, digital and creative agency in Seattle. With more than 15 years’ experience in project management, media relations, strategic marketing and events, she now works with both for profit and nonprofit companies. She gained experience working for bedrock Seattle entities such as The Seattle Mariners, MSNBC, The Seattle Times, University of Washington and The Moyer Foundation.
Lesa has spent her career managing strategic growth and development for products and initiatives, spearheading program, fundraising and awareness efforts in more than 40 cities and nationwide. Her clients have been found on the TODAY Show, CNN, NBC, ABC, ESPN, MSNBC, The Travel Channel, Food & Wine, Bon Appetit, GQ, Travel & Leisure, Outside, Sunset, New York Times, Real Simple, Seattle Magazine, Seattle Met and many more. She has developed events of all scale in cities across the country, including Seattle, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Chicago, Miami, Boston, Atlanta and Dallas.
Today Lesa’s focus is working with clients to expand their reach, engage customers, share stories and drive sales through new and creative paths. Linster Creative has designed, developed and launched multiple websites; assisted in the opening of a variety of restaurants; developed and managed countless marketing, PR and social media campaigns; and produced promotional videos for clients.
Lesa holds a BA in Journalism and Political Science from the University of Washington and additionally trained at the School of Visual Concepts.