Specializing in marketing, journalism, PR and corporate development, Managing Partner Brian Edwards provides strategic direction to the clients of Engine. His other ventures include Revue Holding Company, which publishes the Michigan business bi-weekly MiBiz and the free lifestyle and entertainment monthly Revue. Brian also co-founded the PR firm Lambert, Edwards & Associates in 1998.
Madison Edwards brings her joint passions for meaningful storytelling and social media to her work at Engine. A graduate of Western Michigan University’s creative writing program, Madison specializes in content creation for a variety of mediums including print, web and social media.
Jayson Bussa worked as a journalist for more than 8 years at the Grand Rapids Press, the Marion Chronicle-Tribune and the Kalamazoo Gazette before joining Revue Holding Co. Serving as the copy editor and digital director of Revue Magazine and MiBiz, Bussa adds a unique understanding of digital advertising, sponsored content and social media strategy to the Engine team.
Matthew Gryczan has more than 35 years experience in public relations, communications and technology-based marketing activities. Before joining Engine as a managing director, he served as West Michigan editor for Crain’s Detroit Business and owner of SciTech Communications, a firm that specializes in handling clients with complex selling propositions.
Jesper Dinesen has been assisting West Michigan companies since 2005 in website development, with particular expertise in Joomla-based platforms. He founded Engine in 2005 to develop websites and internet-based commerce activities that taps the more than 30 years experience of its in-house development team and a digital marketing team that provides website content and analytical support.
Engine’s graphic designer, Rachel Harper has more than 5 years of editorial and freelance design experience. Before joining Engine, Rachel contributed design work to The Lookout, Lansing Community College and City Pulse. Her areas of specialization include logo and brand development, poster design and marketing items such as business cards and letterhead.