Industry experience and agency capabilities
Chris received a Bachelor of Architecture and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Virginia Tech. His in-house A/E professional experience includes working as an Architectural Intern, a Senior Marketing Executive and a Director of Marketing. His marketing and branding experience includes account management, media planning, brand development, social media strategy and marketing plan development. Chris is also a published author and frequent speaker at industry events on social media, branding and marketing strategy. In his free time, you can find Chris with his wife and two kids somewhere between the trampoline, the soccer field and tap class.
Liz Paton comes to Markitecture with her own mix of in-house experience and advertising agency know-how. With a diverse background in digital and traditional media, she has worked as agency designer, in-house designer in both the public and private sector, and Creative Director at a outdoor/art/photography magazine. In addition, she gained valuable industry experience working as in-house designer at an A/E firm. Throughout her career she has designed for well-known clients such as BOB Strollers, Brighton Resort, Franz Bakery, Sun Valley Resort, Salt Lake Convention and Visitors Bureau, The Wasatch Journal, Big Sky Brewing, and many others.
Liz earned a Bachelor of Fine Art with a focus on Communication Arts and Design from Virginia Commonwealth University. She moved west to be near the mountains and settled in Boise, Idaho where she currently lives with her two children. When not designing you might find her playing roller derby, snowboarding, biking, or out walking her dog.
Marketing & Social Media Manager
Erin Coulter comes to Markitecture as a marketing and communications professional with a diverse portfolio of experience working in industries such as economic development, public health, education, tourism, and construction. Starting with a humble background in journalism, Erin’s true passion is content creation and she considers herself a storyteller at heart. Her background includes website management, email marketing, social media management, public relations, event planning and corporate communications.
Erin earned a BA in Communications from the University of Arizona. She recently relocated to a suburb of Dallas, TX with her husband and two children. In her spare time Erin spends time reading, spoiling her two dogs, and coordinating family activities.