We’ve been in your shoes. Our expertise is grounded in real-world experience developing innovative, sustainable marketing programs. That means we don’t simply spin ideas or generate one-shot campaigns.

Unlike other marketing agencies, we don’t have a vested interest in a single tactic, be it web development, SEO, social media or public relations. Instead, we consider how all of these tactics work together in a content-based strategy that naturally leads sales prospects from discovery to close.

We don’t do canned pitches. We listen to what you need and we adapt our approach to fit your goals and resources.


Margie Agin is founder and chief strategist of Centerboard Marketing. She combines curiosity about people, strategic thinking, research, and sharp writing to help companies build stand-out marketing programs. An award-winning marketer, Margie held leadership roles at Cisco and Blackboard, where she built and managed teams responsible for demand generation, content strategy, and digital marketing. She is a former marketing instructor at Johns Hopkins University and the author of Brand Breakthrough: How to Go Beyond a Catchy Tagline to Build an Authentic, Influential and Sustainable Brand Personality.

Centerboard Marketing team

Our team of expert writers, SEO specialists, designers and developers produces high quality content from start to finish. We're also happy to partner with your in-house team to extend your capabilities.

Melani Spiegel
Content Development

Melani loves creating powerful marketing content that fuels demand generation and revenue growth. She specializes in content on unified communications, cloud services, cyber security, and privacy.  Melani has over 20 years of experience in product management, product marketing, and content strategy at Verizon, XO Communications, AT&T, and Whole Foods Market.  She earned her undergraduate degree from University of Michigan and her Master’s degree from Georgetown University.


Carolyn Outhwaite
SEO and Website User Experience

Carolyn enables businesses to improve their visibility on the Internet and drive targeted traffic to their websites through search engine optimization (SEO), Google and Facebook pay-per-click advertising, compelling content development, and blog optimization. She provides thorough SEO audits to assess and recommend technical, architectural and content improvements.


Steven Telio
Content Development

 Steven is a product strategist and freelance writer. He creates accessible content about complex topics such as cyber security, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, and software development. In a prior life, Steven built and led product management groups with a number of technology startups, all of which eventually had successful exits. He began his career doing technical support for a medical device startup, where he answered “patient-on-the-table” service calls from neurosurgeons. This prepared him to handle even the most pressure-filled, ambiguous situation calmly and pragmatically. Steven completed his undergraduate degree in electrical engineering at Tufts University and earned his MBA from Duke University, where he was a Rollins Scholar. 


Kevin Vess
Web Development

With 15+ years of experience and a BFA in Visual Communications, Kevin has worked in everything from web, print, brand development, and general troubleshooting. His work in WordPress allows him the flexibility to give users control over their own websites while maintaining a custom look. As a front-end (user interface) developer, Kevin builds his designs into semantic HTML markup and CSS, and his familiarity with the technical aspects of design give him an eye for detail. He focuses on creating attractive, user friendly websites that account for speed, usability, and accessibility.


Raashee Gupta Erry
Digital Marketing

Raashee is a digital media and technology leader with 15 years of experience in building brands, driving demand and creating advocates. She has led digital and cross-channel integrated programs for global and national companies including Volkswagen of America, Avis Car Rental, American Express, Samsung Electronics, National Guard, and Neustar. She has hands-on experience with advertising, strategic planning, data and analytics, digital and offline integration, media, marketing automation, technology integrations and partnerships.


Marissa Goldsmith
Web Analytics

Marissa is a digital analytics specialist with an eye for detail, a drive for action, and a passion for usability. She has been involved in all aspects of web development and design for over 20 years. She provides Centerboard clients with digital analytics audits, advanced Google Analytics implementation, strategic analysis, process analysis and report design.