About Us

We are not the biggest or flashiest agency—and that’s a good thing.

Because we give you 3 things that most agencies tend to overlook: brains, hustle, and heart. And that can make all the difference in your marketing results.

More than 60% of our team members have 15+ years of experience.

That means you don’t have to worry about the agency bait-and-switch: where the senior team handles the pitch then jumps ship, leaving the junior team to manage your day-to-day work.

Every aspect of your marketing is managed by a veteran team that knows exactly how to deliver the results you want.

Our marketing processes work because they are exhaustive.

Our “never settle” culture enables us to uncover ideas that others don’t—ideas that get your audience and your organization to rethink the way things have always been done.

Just as importantly, our sizes makes us nimble. When you need ideas, we deliver. When you contact us, we’re on it. Last-minute deadlines? No sweat. And when you set goals, we meet—or exceed—them.

Our client relationships beat industry benchmarks.  

Research shows that client-agency relationships last an average of 3.2 years. Yet many of our clients have been with us for 5, 10, and even 20+ years. Why? Because we authentically believe in and fight for our clients’ brands.

We also have a habit of making our clients look really good to their internal teams—and making their day-to-day jobs a lot easier. What’s not to love?

Our Roots

We call Baltimore, Maryland our home, but we market products and services that matter to people around the world. Visit us at the historic Trentham Mansion, an 18th century (and possibly haunted) historical landmark located just outside Baltimore City. We’ve transformed the former boarding school into a modern-day destination for the latest in marketing, advertising, and PR thinking and doing.

Our Roots

We call Baltimore, Maryland our home, but we market products and services that matter to people around the world. Visit us at the historic Trentham Mansion, an 18th century (and possibly haunted) historical landmark located just outside Baltimore City. We’ve transformed the former boarding school into a modern-day destination for the latest in marketing, advertising, and PR thinking and doing.

Our Roots

We call Baltimore, Maryland our home, but we market products and services that matter to people around the world. Visit us at the historic Trentham Mansion, an 18th century (and possibly haunted) historical landmark located just outside Baltimore City. We’ve transformed the former boarding school into a modern-day destination for the latest in marketing, advertising, and PR thinking and doing.

Our People

Diane Devaney, President & Founder

A three-time recipient of the Daily Record’s Top 100 Women award, Diane launched Devaney & Associates in 1991 as a one-woman design shop with an unwavering belief that good people and good strategy always win in the end.

Fueled by that idea, she has built Devaney & Associates into everything that it is today: an award-winning, full-service agency boasting a passionate team of marketing specialists, record-breaking client relationships, and a culture that empowers clients and staff alike to be fearless leaders.

Casey Boccia

Creative Director

Decades of neuroscientific research have shown us that emotions—not facts—drive human purchasing decisions. Casey crafts the brand stories that go beyond the facts to speak to your audience’s hearts and minds.

Brittney Brookins

Public Relations & Social Media Associate

Social media savviness and traditional news know-how are a must in Brittney’s line of work. From assisting clients with their brand story to writing clean and compelling copy, Brittney takes pride in a PR job well done.  

Susan Casey

Media Director

Susan creates beautifully balanced media strategies that reach your audience where they are—often in creative spaces that your competition hasn’t thought of. She trims the fat that you don’t need. And she negotiates deals that make ad reps cry uncle.

Lisa D’Orsaneo

Account Manager

Our reputation for outstanding client service starts here. As the leader of our account executive team, Lisa is your strategic advocate, your marketing planner, and your budget and deadline manager within our agency.

Lily Fetcho

Media & Accounting Assistant

Lily brings the brains for media buying, direct marketing, and accounting support to our agency. Working under media and accounting, she has the ability to blend creative ideas with analytical data.

Lindsay Hebert

Director of Public Relations

Lindsay doesn’t just write press releases. She handles all aspects of clients’ reputation management, working to ensure that our clients are known, noticed, and respected by all their audiences for all the right reasons.

Valerie Hoffman

Accounting Manager

How do we keep the lights on and the creative energy flowing? The answer is Valerie. She manages all the numbers—from billing to financial statements—providing us with the timely, reliable data and analysis we need to grow our organization.

Kolleen Kilduff

Senior Art Director

The Batman of branding. The crusader for good design. Kolleen rescues clients from boring, unattractive, and unsuccessful advertising with her utility belt of high-tech design skills and her arsenal of creative ideas.

Renee Landis

Account Executive

In marketing, you have to sweat the small stuff. That’s where Renee comes in. She oversees every detail for our clients—schedules, budgets, metrics, you name it. That means fewer worries for you and more good results for your brand.

Jordan Levush

Graphic Designer

Jordan speaks the language of color and composition and is your go-to for all things creative. With an artistic eye and her design skills, she brings even the most unique of your visions to life. Need help taking your brand from bland to bold? Jordan is here to help.

Meghan Militello

Copywriter

Whether it’s advertising, blog writing, or social media marketing, Meghan has your copywriting covered. Bringing fresh creativity and a knack for writing to the table, Meghan is ready to capture the essence of your brand.

Careers

Just say no to the grind-you-down agency culture. And say yes to us.

We do inspiring work. We support each other’s growth. And we surround ourselves with smart, hard-working, kind-hearted people, because it makes every day so much better.

Media Buying & Accounting Assistant

Are you a hard worker and an analytical thinker who is interested in learning more about the media and accounting realms? Someone who is engaged, trainable, and has excellent organization and project management skills?

Digital Art & Design Intern

We’re looking for someone who sees the world through the eyes of an artist. Someone who lives and dies by good design and digital creativity. Sound like you?

Account Executive Intern

Are you a seize-the-day, roll-up-your-sleeves, make-it-work individual? Do you want to work alongside seasoned account management professionals and gain real industry experience?

Careers

Just say no to the grind-you-down agency culture. And say yes to us.

We do inspiring work. We support each other’s growth. And we surround ourselves with smart, hard-working, kind-hearted people, because it makes every day so much better.

Now Hiring:

Digital Art & Design Intern

We’re looking for someone who sees the world through the eyes of an artist. Someone who lives and dies by good design and digital creativity. Sound like you?