Meet Our Ultra-Talented Team of Results-Oriented Healthcare Marketing Experts and ConsultantsWe are very proud of the talented and dedicated people we have assembled to serve you.Departments All Account Services Copywriting Design Finance Management Marketing Media Strategists Training Web Stewart Gandolf, MBAChief Executive Officer & Creative Director Stewart Gandolf, MBAChief Executive Officer & Creative DirectorOver the years Stewart has personally marketed and consulted for over 1,457 healthcare clients, ranging from private practices to multi-billion dollar corporations. Additionally, he has marketed a variety of America’s leading companies, including Citicorp, J. Walter Thompson, Grubb & Ellis, Bally Total Fitness, Wells Fargo and Chase Manhattan. Stewart co-founded our company, and today acts as Chief Executive Officer and Creative Director. He is also a frequent author and speaker on the topic of healthcare marketing. His personal accomplishments are supported by a loving wife and two beautiful daughters.Read articles by Stewart Gandolf, MBA » 800-656-0907 Jeff MancinoChief Financial Officer Jeff MancinoChief Financial OfficerJeff brings more than 20 years experience as a CFO to Healthcare Success in his role as strategic partner and trusted advisor to the CEO. Jeff is a process expert, a proven leader in performance management and has extensive experience in financial reporting & modeling, audit & compliance and M&A. Jeff’s previous career stops include National Medical Enterprises (Tenet Healthcare), Centex Homes (Pulte Group) and Birtcher Real Estate Ltd. (Mitsui & Co. Ltd.). He is adept at identifying cost drivers and substantial areas of savings, overcoming obstacles to company growth and is able to gain a long-range outlook of business through solid financial planning and strategy. Jeff earned his undergraduate accounting degree from California State University, Long Beach and did his graduate work at Golden Gate University. Along with his wife and daughter, Jeff is an ardent supporter of people with special needs and together they regularly donate time and money to a variety of organizations. Niki KaylorDirector of Client Services Niki KaylorDirector of Client ServicesNiki brings over 19 years of experience in marketing and branding to her role as leader of Healthcare Success’ agency teams. Her experience spans not just healthcare but also retail, hospitality, tourism, consumer packaged goods and real estate marketing. Niki has marketed such companies as the American Cancer Society, Piedmont Healthcare, Kids Foot Locker, Kleenex, and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Niki contributes a uniquely approachable style of leadership and client advocacy that are essential to Healthcare Success’ formula for marketing success. She is known for the pride that she takes in building strong relationships with clients, colleagues and vendors, attributes that help expand the company’s abilities to market clients effectively for maximum success. Niki earned her advertising degree from the University of Florida, and she remains a diehard Gator fan. She has donated her time to such causes as Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital and United Cerebral Palsy. She is also Google AdWords certified.Read articles by Niki Kaylor » Raheim BundleDirector of Paid Digital Strategies Raheim BundleDirector of Paid Digital StrategiesRaheim oversees all Paid Digital Campaign Strategies for Healthcare Success’ clients, he also handles our Digital Partner Relationships and Reporting. He’s a fitness enthusiast and Marine Corps Veteran who brings a high level of energy and expertise to our online team, along with 12+ years experience across all forms of paid digital advertising.Raheim is committed to driving high-quality traffic to clients’ websites and increasing overall conversions via effective paid online strategies. Most importantly, he’s responsible for keeping up with the ever-changing Paid Digital landscape.Read articles by Raheim Bundle » Email Raheim Bundle Kathy Roy GaughranSenior Marketing Strategist Kathy Roy GaughranSenior Marketing StrategistIn her career, Kathy has helped over 4,000 clients all over North America achieve their growth goals. As an award-winning strategic marketing planner, Kathy has been involved in both the high level strategies required for long-term sustainability, plus the tactical execution used to accomplish the day-to-day successes. Kathy’s clients include practices with annual revenues well over $10 million and with annual marketing budgets up to $900,000. In addition, Kathy is an accomplished speaker, appearing at countless national, local and state healthcare associations. Kathy is a member of the American Marketing Association and The Direct Marketing Association.Read articles by Kathy Roy Gaughran » Email Kathy Roy Gaughran Lori WaltzDirector of Training Lori WaltzDirector of TrainingLori has over 15 years of experience as a healthcare practice trainer and consultant. She has consulted with hundreds of medical and dental practices throughout the US, and in nearly every specialty. In addition to having a solid education in marketing, behavior training and business management, Lori has a very comprehensive approach. She will thoroughly analyze every aspect of your practice, identify areas that need improvement, and show you and your staff members how to implement a customized program for success. Lori is extremely energetic and personable and knows how to motivate staff members so they enjoy working as a team. In addition, Lori’s programs can help increase your efficiency, provide a better patient experience, increase your number of booked patients, increase patient referrals, and enhance your reputation.Read articles by Lori Waltz » Katherine DumalskiClient Success Supervisor Katherine DumalskiClient Success SupervisorKatherine is a marketing and public relations professional with thirteen years of experience managing integrated campaigns for people, products and the planet. Over the span of her career, Katherine has played a key role in not only the top-line strategizing of her clients’ global campaigns, but also in the successful implementation of outdoor media buying, paid search advertising, web content management, and learning management systems design. Among her wide range of former clients are SAS providers, entertainment properties, non-profit causes, doctors and medical institutes, automakers and high-tech gadgets. Brands she has represented include Toyota, Emergen-C, Metrolink Trains, USC Athletics, Miramax, FOX, Ecover, and others.Prior to her career in marketing, Katherine worked in the film and television industry and holds a degree in filmmaking from California State University of Long Beach. Today, she is credited on over 75 commercial productions including radio and TV commercials, various promotional online videos and podcasts, several TV shows, and one feature film. Diana PinedoClient Success Supervisor Diana PinedoClient Success SupervisorDiana has over eight years of marketing experience with expertise in digital & multicultural advertising. She combines her Los Angeles aesthetic and New York hustle into all of her work. She has taken the initiative to mold her career to focus on creating strategic marketing campaigns across all platforms, building and maintaining strong working relationships with cross-functional teams, cultivating sustainable client partnerships, and developing successful marketing campaigns. Throughout her career, she has strategically selected positions to enhance her knowledge of digital marketing and client satisfaction. Whether it is how to lead clients into a “new” realm or whether it be tech or digital work in a fast-paced setting to execute creative solutions with an immediate ROI. She has worked on the corporate side as well as the start-up side and no matter the size she firmly believes that inspiring fellow team members, embracing challenges, and creating new ways of thinking are key to being successful in any organization. Garrick GaffneyDigital Account Supervisor Garrick GaffneyDigital Account SupervisorGarrick is a SEM specialist with over 10 years of agency and enterprise level experience managing paid search campaigns on Google, Yahoo! and Bing. Helping clients at Healthcare Success acquire new patients through paid search and other various digital marketing initiatives is what fuels him. A positive, persistent, and fun attitude is what he brings on a daily basis along with detailed optimization skills. He has a passion for travel, playing tennis with his dad weekly, eating Vietnamese food, and keeping up with his rescue dog Bear. Leslie BrooksAccount Manager/Social Media Specialist Leslie BrooksAccount Manager/Social Media SpecialistAs an account manager, Leslie plays a central role in the successful implementation of our clients’ overall digital marketing strategies. She also oversees all social media efforts, including set-up, implementation and optimization of clients’ accounts across multiple platforms. Before coming to Healthcare success, Leslie spent nine years at the Disneyland Resort as an Operations Leader, and brings a high level of energy and customer service to the team. She graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a Bachelor of Science in communications.Read articles by Leslie Brooks » Regina SirkoDigital Account Manager Regina SirkoDigital Account Manager Michelle DayProject Coordinator/Copywriter Michelle DayProject Coordinator/CopywriterMichelle oversees many projects, including website development, print and digital creative, and copy development. She is our go-to leader to help ensure our work is not only exceptional, but also completed on time. Michelle works hard to develop engaging creative materials for a wide variety of specialties, including vein care, dermatology, ophthalmology, oncology and more. With a background in marketing and public relations, she has a passion for creating and implementing strategic marketing campaigns to help you attract the patients you want and grow your business. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys listening to country music, cooking, drawing and traveling. Steven JacobsSEO Manager Steven JacobsSEO ManagerAs Healthcare Success’ SEO Manager, Steven is responsible for overseeing long-term Search Engine Optimization strategy, helping healthcare practices rank in Google’s Search Results. He specializes in staying on the cutting edge of a constantly changing industry, developing SEO strategies to build an audience, increase website traffic and generate qualified leads that yield long term success. Steven graduated from Concordia University as one of the top graduates from the business department, he has worked with and optimized over 250+ websites.Read articles by Steven Jacobs » Charlie DeNataleMedia Buyer Charlie DeNataleMedia BuyerCharlie has over 30 years of experience in media planning, buying and research with specific expertise in national, regional and local direct response broadcast strategies and analysis. He previously was media director of Christopher Thomas Associates and Lobo & Petrocine in New York and is currently overseeing and managing all media plans and budgets for more than 30 clients. During his career, he was instrumental in the successful multi-million-dollar media launch of the popular diet supplement, Metabolife. He has also served as a marketing consultant for AT&T, Playboy Enterprises and Tribune Entertainment, helping to develop revenue-generating strategic partnerships with Fortune 500 companies and media outlets. Charlie attended Upsala College and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio and Television Broadcasting. Peter DoMarketing Strategist Peter DoMarketing StrategistHaving worked in related business fields for over a decade, Peter brings a strong online marketing background to Healthcare Success. A lifelong resident of Southern California, his responsibilities for the company include marketing strategy, business development and establishing new client relationships. Peter studied Environmental Law and Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley, before returning to Orange County. Scott OrchardSenior Designer & Web Developer Scott OrchardSenior Designer & Web DeveloperProfessional designer and web developer with over 15 years of experience working with large brands and small businesses from multiple industries. Scott has a considerable amount of experience in web and print design, website development, online media, e-commerce, marketing, branding, problem solving and account management. Scott’s past clients include SALT. Optics, Rusack Vineyards, Thinkwell Group, Inc., Reiter Affiliated Companies, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, Microdevices Laboratory JPL NASA, Archiv-e Fine Art Prints, Kontour Type, Valeant Pharmaceuticals, Imperial Barber Products, Mercury Insurance, Dole Food Company, Inc. and one of his favorite restaurants, The Cannery Seafood of the Pacific. Scott is also an Eagle Scout.Read articles by Scott Orchard » Sean MeeWeb Developer Sean MeeWeb DeveloperSean has been a Web Developer for the past year but has been coding off and on since middle school building gaming websites, fitness applications, restaurant finders, etc. His main passion alongside coding is rock climbing which has led him around the world. Sean also enjoys Muay Thai kickboxing, guitar, and gaming. Eddie OlivasCorporate Marketing Manager Eddie OlivasCorporate Marketing ManagerEddie has been a web developer and graphic designer for over a decade. For 5 years, he took the freelance world by storm taking on projects large and small, gaining priceless knowledge and skills along the way, and leaving a mass of satisfied clients and good friends in his wake. In his free time, he enjoys writing, painting, playing & recording music, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and being Superdad for his 2 beautiful daughters. Simona RamosAssociate Creative Director Simona RamosAssociate Creative DirectorA talented Art Director with years of experience, Simona helps to create unique and compelling design campaigns for Healthcare Success. For over 15 years, she has worked in association with Stewart and has served over 1,200 clients in the healthcare field alone. In addition to her expertise in healthcare marketing, she has also worked as a Senior Art Director for a major casino as well as an Internet search engine company. Simona began her career with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts with an emphasis in design, and fell in love with art upon frequenting museums as a child.Read articles by Simona Ramos » Greg AshbaughSenior Copywriter Greg AshbaughSenior CopywriterA highly capable writer and strategic thinker, Greg has nearly 20 years’ experience writing marketing campaigns for a wide range of healthcare business and practice types. He has helped hundreds of clients across the U.S. achieve their goals by being thorough, dedicated and attentive to the details. A former Agency Director and Creative Director in healthcare marketing, Greg brings a broad understanding and perspective to each client’s situation, objectives and marketing success. Greg is known for his willingness and ability to handle any marketing challenge and produce top-quality messaging that gets results. Carolyn LangeBlog Editor/Writer Carolyn LangeBlog Editor/WriterAs blog editor, Carolyn oversees our popular Healthcare Success blog while writing copy for a variety of medical specialties. With 5+ years of marketing writing and agency experience, she uses her knack for detail and crafting concise copy to produce clean, compelling content. In her free time, she enjoys running half marathons, reading, cooking, and crafting. She has a master’s degree in English and has wanted to be a writer since 1st grade. Celeste EthingtonMedia Coordinator Celeste EthingtonMedia CoordinatorWorking in traditional media, Celeste coordinates and communicates with representatives from television, print, and radio. She is a key player in making sure all necessary steps are completed in order for the media to continue. Celeste is in constant communication with our media buyer, account managers, and the creative team. She started out at Healthcare Success as an intern in the summer, before being hired part-time. She will be graduating from San Diego State University in May 2017, with her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a specialization in Human Resource Management. Roya AmiriController Roya AmiriController Elisa NegreteSenior Accountant Elisa NegreteSenior Accountant Kyle HojemMarketing Coordinator Kyle HojemMarketing CoordinatorKyle has been with Healthcare Success since 2013 and earned the distinction of the only person to work in almost every department of the agency. His current position is Marketing Coordinator. Before joining the team at HS, Kyle interned with a community newspaper in Long Beach, CA, and on the Marketing/PR team for the 2013 Newport Beach Film Festival. He attended California State University, Fullerton, and holds a BA in Communications. In addition, he proudly holds an AS in Business Management from Irvine Valley College. Kyle is an avid music and radio fan, foodie and loves old TV shows.