Team Philosophy

Fireside is built on trust. Our clients ask us to drive growth at lower costs and we care deeply about the work and obsess over the results.



We invest in our team and promote within. Come grow with us.



We built Fireside around trust and community. Our welcome environment reflects those ideals.



We are nimble and surgical. We adapt to the task at hand and assemble the right collective for each project.

Do the work, collaborate, build trust. Our geographically diverse team is efficient and flexible. We respect your time and ours.

Meet the Team

With our collective backgrounds from Victoria Secret to the NFL, we apply our experience and expertise strategically to every single project.


Drew founded Fireside in 2007, growing the agency from a one-man shop to a globally recognized digital agency. He’s happiest playing basketball or climbing the Peloton leaderboard.

Drew Himel


Katlyn has spent over a decade in the digital marketing space helping a multitude of diverse brands, D2C and B2B in a wide range of categories including apparel, automotive, beauty/wellness, food/beverage, financial services and sports. Katlyn is responsible for overseeing client services and assuring top notch client communication and satisfaction. With her career solely being on the agency side, she knows exactly how best to manage agency + client relationships.

Katlyn Plummer

Head of Accounts

Angie is a Jax native, passionate about travel, charcuterie, and camping. The proud supervisor of 2 rambunctious boys, 1 awesome husband, and a lover of all things dogs.

Angie Speas

Head of Operations

Erin is a New Jersey native, UConn grad and Victoria’s Secret alum who traded concrete for the sun & sand. She loves dinner dates with her husband, hanging with her daughter and rescue pup. Reading, running, the ocean, the Yankees, and a glass of pinot noir are a few of her favorite things.

Erin verDorn

Head of Strategy

Matt has spent over 20 years building digital experiences and providing intuitive connections between brands and consumers. As a Jax Beach resident, his days are spent on the water surfing and fishing or just hanging at the beach with the fam.

Matt Schuler

Solutions Engineer

Lizzy is a Jax native, FIT alumni, and former fashion publicist who traded fashion week for island time. She loves the beach, spending time with family and friends, coffee and above all else, a strong margarita.

Lizzy Brownell

Senior Account Manager

Originally from Virginia, Kelsey is an FSU alum and has found her home in Jax with her two rescue pups, Ace and Maverick. She is a lover of all things outdoors, dirty chai lattes, and therapeutic shopping sprees. In her free time, she loves exploring local Jax culture and finding new places to hangout!

Kelsey Litchfield

Senior Account Executive

Olivia is originally from Tampa, lived in Birmingham for a few years, and then realized how much happier life is at the beach, so she moved to Jacksonville in search of sunshine. She is a creative and logistical thinker that loves to merge innovation with a strategic plan. In her free time, you can find her at a local restaurant or walking the beach!

Olivia Hessinger

Retention Strategist

Caroline is a New Jersey native, proud UGA alum and New York City resident. She loves spending time with family and friends, being outdoors and, of course, Georgia Football. On any given Saturday, you can find her searching for the city’s best burger, walking the West Side Highway, or taking pictures of the skyline – all while trying to pet every dog she sees.

Caroline Martino

Senior Account Executive

Join the Team

We’re always looking for innovative thinkers, unbridled optimists, relationship experts, and strategic renegades to join our team: