Marquette founded Media, Marketing...and More! Inc. in 1996. It has been said that Marquette’s brain contains more creative and marketing experience for Columbus Georgia, than any other person in the area.
Before establishing her company, McKnight served as the Director of Communications and Community Relations for the Muscogee County School District and has an extensive journalism and media background including producer, news director, morning radio host, television talk show host and Sunday columnist for the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer. She is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences and is currently a columnist for Columbus and the Valley magazine.
Marquette’s expertise is creativity, story telling, crisis management and fund development. She enjoys working with clients to make them wildly successful and loves to invent ways to promote them.
Director of Marketing
Shelley strengths are a strong foundation in both public relations and project management. Prior to joining Media, Marketing ... and More! Inc. in 2008, Shelley honed her marketing skills at a national public relations agency then detoured through economic development working as a project manager before returning to her true passion, public relations.
The media landscape is constantly changing. Shelley analyzes emerging trends, especially social media, research target markets and then crafts a message that resonates with a client’s audience.
Shelley relies on her project management and marketing skills to provide each client with a creative and timely solution to their marketing needs.