chief executive officer
Meet Carrie Bobb, our CEO and charcuterie board making expert. Carrie Bobb has closed over $2 billion in total consideration and is keenly aware of what is trending in retail. If we were to unpack Carrie, we would find…
Netflix Binge: The Office
Last Book You Read: Atomic Habits by James Clear
Most used emoji:
Go To Quarantine Outfit: Faherty hoodie, AG Jeans or Vuori joggers.
Favorite Thing About hellojenny: I love that we are not the hero, but the assist. We are not trying to be Michael Jordan – that’s the brokers and leasing team’s role. We want to be Scottie Pippen and lead the market in assists.
Meet Jayson Siano, our president and resident vlogger. Jayson is a trusted advisor to founders of top brands and has worked on early stage expansion strategies directly with Steve Ells/Chipotle, David Long/OrangeTheory, Anne Mahlum/[solidcore] to name a few…
Quarantine Vibe: 75 Hard (mental toughness challenge)
Favorite Book (at the moment): Distrupt You by Jay Samit
Mantra: GREATNESS IS A PROCESS
Guilty Pleasure: I have terrible sneaker problems
Daily Uniform: Jeans, black tee shirt and everything NIKE
Favorite Thing About hellojenny: I have lived at the intersection of CRE and Digital Media for many years now and FINALLY get to help usher the industry enter the digital era. Even the smartest owners and brokers can’t reach all the unique tenants for a leasing assignment. It’s no longer one or the other… it’s both!
chief administrative officer
Meet Emily Jones, our chief administrative officer and 9 hole golf enthusiast. Emily has 17 years of CRE experience, 16 of which were spent working in house for a Southern California-based Landlord.
Alma mater: University of Oregon
Typical look: Lululemon Align leggings, Aloha Collection fanny, Vejas and RBG mask (sewn by Mom)
Most used emoji: 🥴
Guilty pleasure podcast: Crime Junkie (be weird, be rude, stay alive…IYKYK)
Key to success: Making lists
Favorite thing about hellojenny: I am fired up to be approaching the real estate business in a fresh, new way. The HJ comprehensive strategy ushers social media’s energy to brick and mortar retail.
director of marketing
Meet Nicole Ison, our director of marketing. Nicole has 6 years of experience in Social Media Management and Commercial Real Estate marketing. She is obsessed with consumer analytics and driving revenue through social media advertising.
Alma mater: University of Arizona 🐻⬇️
Can’t live without: @dangedover Backpack, @lululemon Align Leggings, @sajewellness Peppermint Halo Essential Oil, & @dyson Hair Dryer (I have a lot of hair 😂)
Most used emoji: 😂
Biggest Fear: Peeling an orange… seriously wouldn’t do it for $100 🍊
Astrology Sign: Gemini ♊️
Favorite thing about hellojenny: I love that @wearehellojenny closes the gap between the local consumer and the shopping center! Through social media we are creating conversations with the locals to figure out where they are shopping and who they want to see at their neighborhood retail center. This creates trust, value, and of course revenue! 💸
Meet Laura Cheek, our marketing consultant. As a brand and marketing strategist, this business-savvy millennial has a passion for storytelling. Laura runs a marketing agency in New York and has consulted with brands like Compass, Cresa, Daniel Gale, Douglas Elliman, Serhant., and personalities alike.
Favorite book: Three Simple Steps by Trevor Blake
Most used emoji: 🤣 (apparently no longer cool as per Gen Z, so 😭)
Mantra: The Power of People
Can’t live without: Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
Obsessions include: Peacocks, coffee
Favorite thing about hellojenny: I love how hellojenny is shaking up and modernizing the CRE industry. People CRAVE connection, it’s what uniquely makes us human. No industry is exempt, a digital presence is the expectation. hellojenny is at the crux of the latter and necessity.
SEAN MONTAZAMI (MONTE)
director of videography
Meet Monte, our resident director of videography. Monte has years of experience working as a videographer in the marketing sector specializing in content creation. He currently runs montes.way a video production agency based out of Brooklyn and produces a variety of video content for businesses, influencers, and musicians.
Quarantine Vibe: Hanging with my pup Dior, staying out of trouble.
Favorite Book: Atomic Habits (thanks Jay)
Mantra: “nobody cares, work harder”
Netflix Binge: Better Call Saul
Daily Uniform: Way too much swag daily.
Favorite Thing About hellojenny: I love how hellojenny is the first to do it. This team is single-handedly changing the landscape of the commercial real estate, making developers’ and landlords’ lives easier while helping new brands take off with strategic content that actually works. It is a win, win for everyone involved.
director of photographer
Halli Spieker started her photography business when she was 15. Her work has been featured in People magazine and she has a wide range of capabilities including brand photography, interior design, corporate, lifestyle, special events and families. When she’s not working, you can find her checking out every item in Trader Joe’s with a latte in hand.
Favorite brands for her baby girl: @ryleeandcru @quincymae @katequinn @coloredorganics
Typical Look: flowy skirts and strappy sandals and big brim hat from @gigipip when I’m not taking pictures!!
Most used emoji: 🤩
Guilty pleasure: snuggling my scrumptious baby girl Norah!
Favorite thing about hellojenny: building relationships through photography with business owners all around the country.
Josh Spieker is a visual artist who does his best work with a paint brush. He brings ideas to life through painting, videography, and photography. Josh loves his baby girl, his wife and smooth jazz.
Obsessions include: watching big tractor videos on YouTube and stormy weather
Typical look: Lulu lemon joggers or Madewell skinny jeans (that my wife makes me wear)
Guilty pleasure: Big ol’ ribeye and glass of wine
Favorite thing about hellojenny: building up businesses by using creative arts.
Meet Brendan Bailey, our multimedia guru. Brendan has way too many hobbies, which has led to him having many different somewhat useful abilities, such as graphic art, web design, video editing, music composing, and voice acting.
Netflix Binge: Glow #saveseason4
Most Used Emoji: 😬
Mantra: Life’s too short for bad vibes
Typical Look: Plaid button downs or argyle sweater vests (please inspect photo for further details).
Can’t Live without: Capri Suns
Obsessions include: Pinball, synthesizers, & hedgehogs.
Favorite thing about hellojenny: working with a group of talented, dedicated individuals that understand the importance of beautiful, consistent branding.
Amy Shey Jacobs
Meet Amy Shey Jacobs, our event specialist.
Astrology Sign: Scorpio
Netflix Binge: The Sopranos (like a fine chianti, it gets better with age)
Most used emoji: 💃
Guilty Pleasure: Quality Italian’s Chicken Parm Pizza (but make it gluten free)
Go To Quarantine Outfit: All about the virtual event — party on the top, pajamas on the bottom.
Alma Mater: UNC Chapel Hill (Go Heels!)
Mantra: The people make the party, but someone’s gotta give the people a reason to come.
Favorite Thing about hellojenny: I love that @wearehellojenny is rethinking the way people are attracted to experience retail environments. Our disruptive approach uses social media, experiential events, activations and installations to create a cult of personality that goes far beyond the traditional means of marketing a space and forms collaborations on the ground to generate buzz from opening to everyday.
chief of staff
Meet mcKensey McGill, our Chief of Staff. mcKensey has a background as a residential loan officer and a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership.
Last Book You Read: The Harry Potter Series (only 2 decades behind 😬🤓)
Guilty Pleasure: Real Housewives of Beverly Hills + every Trader Joe’s snack ever made
Go To Quarantine Outfit: Free People anything 🙌🏼
Favorite Thing About hellojenny: I love that hellojenny is bold, that it’s doing things differently, that it’s service is above-and-beyond. Hellojenny is made of change-makers and visionaries. Things do not (and will never) get boring around here.