Director of Business Development
Education: Associates Degree – Liberal Arts – Broward Community College
Bio: Laura became a member of the Suncoast Marketing Team in 2011; She previously spent 21 years as Business Systems Manager, with Pueblo Inc. Since joining Suncoast Marketing Inc., Laura has been in the Finance Department and advanced to Assistant Controller before taking on the current roll as Director of Business Development.
Quote: “The Greatest Failure is the Failure to try”
Creative Services Manager
Education: Associate’s Degree in Graphic Design, The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale
Bio: Claudia is one of the youngest members of the company; she has two years of field experience working as a graphic designer for a web design company prior to joining our team. She joined Suncoast Marketing in June of 2012 as a member of our graphic design team. Throughout her career with Suncoast, she has worked her way up to become part of the management team as the Creative Services Manager. She has helped the company grow in the department with the help of her team by bringing a sense of pride and immense work ethic to every design project. Her success as an independent artist is mainly due to her creativity, problem-solving skills and accountability.
Quote: “I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.”
Education: MCP, MCSA, A+ and CNA accomplished IT field certifications
Bio: Alberto joined the Suncoast team in 2009 and comes to us with over 15 years of experience in the Information Technology (IT) field. He spent 10 years as the IT Administrator at Pueblo, Inc., one of the biggest supermarket chains based in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Since joining Suncoast Marketing, Inc., Alberto has been involved in maintaining our technological advancement through the implementation and advancement of our networking equipment, servers, hardware, software, firewall, email spam/virus filters, etc.
Quote: “When on the brink of complete discouragement, success is discerning that… the line between failure and success is so fine that often a single extra effort is all that is needed to bring victory out of defeat.”
-Elbert Green Hubbard
Education: Barry University, Labor Relations and Business Administration
Bio: Fred has been in management with retail and wholesale distribution for 35 years. His is involved in daily operations, inventory control, logistics, and many other aspects in control of operations. Fred has been at Suncoast Marketing for seven years with emphasis on inventory control and future development.
Quote: “It’s my life; I will do what I want.”
Customer Service Manager
Education: Certificate from Cambridge
Bio: Maria joined the Suncoast Marketing, Inc. team in 2004. Originally from the Caribbean Islands, Maria started working in this business from the late 70’s, she has accumulated over 35 years of experience in customer service, inventory management and the forms industry. Maria takes immense pride in her customer service team which has thrived under her tutelage.
Quote: “Smile and the whole world smiles with you…”
-Stanley Gordon West
Education: Studied at Perdue University, Roosevelt University, and FAU
Bio: Marijo started her financial career in Chicago at the early age of fourteen. She has been in South Florida since 1986 and currently lives with her two rescue poodles in Coral Springs, Florida. She started with Suncoast in 2009 and has enjoyed the uniqueness of Suncoast’s family culture.
Quote: “We do not remember the days, we remember the moments.”