Our Mission.
Our Passion.

To amplify our clients’ brand equity through creative strategy, intentional identity, intuitive management, exceptional experiences and innovative solutions to drive client revenue.

Meet Our Leaders

Milissa Sprecher | CEO | Principal Photographer
Milissa is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer for NOISE, managing the agency’s financial and personnel matters. An accomplished photographer specializing in people, travel, food and architecture, her work as been featured on The Today Show, COASTE and Coastal Living magazines, the cover of the Sanibel Captiva Chamber of Commerce Visitor Guide, and has been recognized with numerous ADDY awards. She has over 20 years experience in the advertising industry, both in sales and creative, and graduated from the University of Wisconsin in Advertising.

John Sprecher | Founder | Chief Creative Officer
John is Founding Partner at NOISE. In 33 years under his leadership, NOISE has been recognized by 1,000-plus awards — with more than 450 travel, tourism and destination marketing awards including two HSMAI Platinum “Best of Show” awards; four VISIT FLORIDA Flagler awards; seven consecutive years (2007-2013) “top creative agency” in Southwest Florida; numerous media praise, including Wall Street Journal, Adweek, Graphis, Print and more; plus highlighted praise in major university level hospitality marketing and business textbooks. John holds a B.A. in English and M.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee).

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Ashley Shenk | Partner | Brand Experience Director
Ashley serves as Partner and Brand Experience Director at NOISE, specializing in customer experience and service marketing strategy and delivery. A Florida native fluent in tourism, she has more than 15 years consumer experience in the hospitality, recreation and tourism industries. Ashley excels in market research, SEM, audience profiling, message development and delivery, user experience, plus relationship marketing. She earned an MBA and Master’s Degree in marketing from University of Tampa, completed undergraduate studies in Event Management at Florida State University and is a U.S. Air Force veteran.

James Shulkin | Senior Vice President | Chief Brand Officer – Healthcare
James Shulkin serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Brand Officer for all NOISE healthcare clients. For 30-plus years, James has excelled in various senior-level marketing roles for healthcare providers, leading both in-house teams and agencies to success in virtually all forms of marketing, branding, market research, creative, social media, public relations and special events — winning more than 75 awards in the process for excellence. He is the recipient of a “lifetime achievement award” from Wisconsin’s healthcare marketing organization.

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Marlene Squires-Swanson | Senior Vice President | Chief Brand Officer – Hospitality
NOISE is inspired to have Marlene serve as Chief Brand Officer, specializing in destination marketing organizations, travel and consumer goods. For the past six years, Marlene held the position of Director of Advertising: Global Media & Paid Media at VISIT FLORIDA During her tenure at VISIT FLORIDA, Marlene directed, drove and delivered more than $50 million annually in media strategies and spend — while negotiating savings of more than $32 million the past four years. Marlene has also served in director roles with Amazon, AT&T, Gannett, Ashley Home Furnishings, Pep Boys and Sears.

Brandon Sherwood | Assistant Vice President & Interactive Director

Brandon serves as Assistant Vice President & Interactive Director at NOISE, overseeing all web art direction, design and programming. Brandon joined NOISE in 2018 and has successfully launched more than 30 sites. He also manages and direct’s the agency search engine optimization campaigns, databuilding campaigns and e-CRM campaigns. Brandon graduated Rasmussen College with a BA in Game and Simulation Programming, and is fluent in HTML/CSS, JS, C++, C# languages, WordPress, Strategic Communications, Problem Solving, Multi-Project Management, Website Foundational Design, Website Management, Reputation Management, Business-Scale IT Management and Web Server Management.