Coastal Breeze News is pleased to announce that Mary Quinton has joined its team as the new Advertising Director. Mary will bring 30 years of experience to the position, overseeing the sales staff and maintaining and growing existing business relationships with customers and organizations in the community to enhance the local market.
Mary was formerly an account executive on the island with local news publications since 1993, working in different capacities throughout her tenure in sales and marketing.
Coastal Breeze News Publisher, Val Simon, says, “We are so excited to bring Mary Quinton onboard. She has her finger on the pulse of the Southwest Florida business community and she brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to Coastal Breeze News. Mary is the perfect addition to our team and has the abilities to take us to the next level, which will be a great way to celebrate our 10th Anniversary.”
Currently serving on the board of directors for the Marco Island Area Chamber of Commerce, Mary is also involved with many Marco Island non-profit causes, volunteering her time and efforts to benefit charitable organizations.
“As a resident of Marco Island for 27 years, it’s great to be part of the island’s community paper. I look forward to using my experience in the Southwest Florida business community to assist Val in bringing Marco Island the best local newspaper our readers and advertisers have become used to,” says Mary.