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.
Lanie Mullally is the younger sister of Lesa and the latest addition to the Linster Creative team, bringing over a decade of experience from the corporate sector. Lanie spent the last 10 years exploring both the art and science of retail and fashion in the corporate offices of Nordstrom. She held multiple roles across the company throughout her career, including Division Product Coordinator, Merchandise Financial Planner, and Education Developer.Lanie is excited to make the career change into Marketing and looks forward to executing the highest level of customer service for the Linster Creative clients.Lanie holds a BA in Psychology with a minor in Communication from the University of Arizona. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, pilates, calligraphy, and exploring her neighborhood of Magnolia with her husband and dog.
Receiving her undergraduate degree in Communication at the University of Washington in the spring, Josephine is currently pursuing her masters of Communications in Digital Media and Marketing Networks. She competes at the Division 1 level in cross country and track for UW.Josephine’s past experience has been primarily in the sports marketing industry. Last summer she worked at Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon as the Global Brand Marketing intern for Young Athletes. She has also held previous marketing positions as project coordinator at the Seattle Sports Commission and intern for the UW Intercollegiate Athletic Marketing department. Josephine is an enthusiastic and passionate person looking to make a valuable contribution to Linster Creative customers!