Area of Expertise: Marketing and Community Relations
After ten years working in Hawaii and Japan in small business development and marketing strategy, Joyce made her way back to the East Coast. She’s based out of Raleigh but heads up marketing initiatives for all three North Carolina offices (Raleigh, Charlotte, and Winston-Salem/Greensboro). With her background in data-driven insights and visualizations, she manages localized messaging, community partnerships, and support for NC business development.
Meet Joyce in the community
Joyce is on the Raleigh Chamber’s WCED Edge6 Marketing Committee. She also partners with Innovate Raleigh, WRAL Techwire, Downtown Techies, and the Wake Forest Area Chamber. She also supports her team in the dozens of organizations they are board members of, from planning intimate networking events to sponsoring community-wide business expos. Is she’s not at work, you can find her and her (14 year old) puppy, Gator, at breweries and beaches.
What do you love best about working at Vaco?
Outlaws welcome. Many companies tout “ask for forgiveness, not permission” though few actually back up the risk-taking entrepreneurial mindset. Vaco supports you through rough ideas, setbacks, and outright failures, leading to the strongest initiatives – and people – the business world has to offer.