About Us

Originally operating as an offline marketing agency, Total Marketing was formed as a brand in 2002 and incorporated as TotalMarketing.com, LLC in 2010.

Raleigh SkylineWe specialize in Online PR and large scale brand exposure campaigns, both in the US and abroad. Based in North Carolina, TotalMarketing.com LLC is at the heart of America’s financial industry. Working with national banks and insurers, Total Marketing has connected large corporations with people already interested in the services that they offer.

Widening out to other markets, Total Marketing now services a wide portfolio of clients across dozens of verticals. The company is also in the process of opening new offices in New York and London, to service clients from localized branch offices.




CyrysCyrus Hiatt
Cyrus grew up in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and moved to Raleigh in April 2010. Staying close to home, he graduated from UNC Greensboro with a BS in International Business with a focus in Human Resources. He joined Total Marketing in 2011. In his free time he enjoys traveling, cooking & eating, being a regular at his neighborhood fitness center, and learning new languages and about new cultures.





AshleyAshley Bratcher
Ashley is an artist, photographer, blogger, actress, wife, and mother who breathes easiest when there’s sand in her shoes and salt in the air. She graduated from Campbell University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design and first joined the Total Marketing team in 2010. After several years of teaching middle school art, Ashley returned to the TM family full time. She currently calls a sleepy little surf town on the coast of North Carolina home and when she’s not busy with work, she enjoys spending time with her family, surfing, and eating chocolate cake.



CarsonCarson Bland
Carson was born and raised on the coast in Wilmington, North Carolina. He graduated from NC State University double major in History and Political Science. He joined the Total Marketing team in December of 2012. Carson enjoys staying active by running and embarking on the occasional surf or snowboard trip. He spends his free time roaming around downtown Raleigh and binge watching television series.




JacquiJacqui Prusik
A true North Carolina native, Jacqui has lived in the Raleigh area since she was just a few months old. She attended college at NC State University, graduating with a BA in English – Language, Writing, and Rhetoric, and joined the Total Marketing team in 2014. She loves engaging her creative side through writing, cooking, and various crafting during her free time. When she’s not working on her latest project, she’s can be found playing with her 60lb lap-dog, Manny, and cheering on the NC State football team – Go Pack!




ColeAlaina Poe
Alaina grew up in Northern Virginia. In high school, she discovered her passion for marketing, which lead her to NC State to pursue her BS in Business Administration-Marketing. Shortly after finishing, she joined the Total Marketing Team. Outside of the office, Alaina enjoys going to local sporting events, doing activities with her sorority, and spending quality time with her family.





ColeCole Roe
Cole was born in Charleston, SC and moved all over the country before settling down in Cary, NC in 2002. He graduated from UNC Charlotte with a major in Business Management. He joined the Total Marketing team in 2013. Cole enjoys singing and playing guitar, performing often around the triangle area. In February of 2013, he released his first full-length studio album, entitled “First”.





NathanNathan Sirbaugh
Nathan lived in West Virginia all his life until he moved to Raleigh and joined the Total Marketing team in 2013. He graduated from West Virginia University where he majored in Business Administration with a focus in Marketing while attaining minors in Communications and Leadership Studies. In his free time he enjoys having fun outdoors and playing golf with friends.





MariaMaria Sanchez

Maria was born in Cali, Colombia and moved to the States in the beginning of 5th grade with her family. She graduated from Peace College with a degree in Marketing and joined Total Marketing in 2013. When not working, she likes to venture out and travel with her friends and dog.






RyanRyan Richmond

Ryan was born and raised in the Raleigh/Durham area. He studied Communications at UNC Charlotte and is currently getting his Associates Degree at Wake Tech in Information Technology. He joined Total Marketing in 2013. On the weekends, Ryan enjoys hanging out with friends and playing soccer. He also loves movies and playing the guitar, drums, and piano.




JoshJosh Lamm

Josh started with Total Marketing early 2014. Born and raised in Wilson, NC, he graduated from NC State with a degree in Creative Writing and a minor in French. He is currently continuing his education in Simulation and Game Development, focusing on Production, IP, and Level Design. When not at work or school, he is designing and building small games, composing for them, or playing piano gigs.




EmersonEmerson Stratton

Emerson was born and raised in Greenfield, Massachusetts. He relocated to North Carolina for college and has been here ever since. He recently graduated from Full Sail University with a Masters degree in Internet Marketing and joined the Total Marketing team early 2014. When he is not working with Total Marketing, he is working for his production company producing music and managing musician’s careers. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, doing yard work and when he can, playing as much golf as possible.



KevinKevin Stafford

Kevin lived in Concord, N.C. his entire life, until he attended N.C. State University for a degree in English. Following his graduation, he stayed in the Raleigh area before joining the TM team in 2014. An avid gamer and animal lover, Kevin enjoys spending his free time with his fiancée and four kids—a Pomeranian, a Papillion, and two ferrets. When he is not spending time with his growing family, Kevin loves playing video games, writing, and cooking.



ChrisChris Omoti

Chris was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina and moved to Raleigh in 2006 to attend NC State. He graduated from NC State with a degree in Textiles: Brand Management and Marketing. He joined the Total Marketing team early 2014. Chris’s favorite past times are drawing, trying new recipes, pick up basketball and seeing live music.






EricEric Tullis

Eric wasn’t actually born on Earth, his spaceship crashed here, in Plattsburgh, New York. When he was rescued, he found himself being raised as a military child, bouncing from state to state and spending a considerable amount of time in England. Eventually, he wound up back in the U.S. where he graduated from the University of Kansas with a B.A. in English, then from Northwestern University as a fellow in Medill’s Academy for Alternative Journalism. After spending 10 years as a music, culture, and sports journalist, Eric joined the Total Marketing team. He still looks forward to the day when he can return to the galaxy from which he came. Meanwhile, he enjoys jamming to soulful house music to pass the time.


AndrewAndrew Martin

Andrew Martin was born and raised in Rhode Island, where he attended the University of Rhode Island and received a bachelor’s degree in journalism. He moved to Raleigh, N.C. in 2011 to explore new career opportunities, start a life with his girlfriend (to whom he is now married), and indulge in all the Southern cuisine he could handle. In addition to stuffing his face, he enjoys shore fishing, running, watching Breaking Bad and Bob’s Burgers, and attempting to teach his cats commands and tricks you’d normally teach a dog.



MeganMegan McCullough
Megan started with Total Marketing in November of 2012. She she was born and raised in the Raleigh area and graduated from NC State with a degree in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management. When she is not working she is usually training for an upcoming race, playing outside or working at her other job at a clothing boutique.






VeronicaVeronica Rook
Veronica is a Raleigh, NC native and a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, NC. There, she earned a bachelors degree in Communications with a concentration in Marketing and Public Relations. She joined the Total Marketing Team in 2012. Currently, Veronica is pursuing her certification in Project Management. When she’s not working, her time is devoted to her 4-year-old son, friends and family. Veronica can be found reading, shopping, or indulging in the latest additions to Netflix.



AmyAmy Elmayan
Amy has been a dancer all her life, and in 2010 she graduated from ECU with a degree in dance performance. She began teaching dance classes in the evenings to children of all ages, however, realizing that she did not want to be a starving artist, she fell into marketing during the day and absolutely loves it. Amy has been with us since early 2011. She enjoys traveling, watching movies, and spending time with her three guinea pigs.

Not Pictured but very much a part of the Total Marketing team:
Katie Shaw

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