Zachary Rischitelli – Founder, Managing Director
“My role at FiG is to coordinate the creative process involving my team and our clients, setting the strategic direction for each project and campaign. I’m also very mindful of my responsibility to nurture our small team and preserve our company culture and values.”
Zachary has a Bachelor's Degree in both Psychology and Anthropology from the University of Colorado at Boulder. This background, coupled with nearly a decade in sales and marketing, gives him a unique insight into motivational drivers in people, including the emotional and cultural triggers integral to effective marketing.
Dan Price – Brand Marketing Director
Dan launched Adrenalin Sports Marketing in 1997 after serving as Creative Director for the Denver Nuggets for 9 years and the Colorado Avalanche for 2 years. During his tenure with the teams, he directed the redesign of the Denver Nuggets logo, the design of the Colorado Avalanche logo and led the organizations’ campaign creative.
In 2021 Real FiG Advertising + Marketing acquired Adrenalin and brought Dan on to oversee Brand Marketing. By combining Dan's 25+ years of experience with FiG's broad selection of services, Adrenalin and FiG have proven to be a great source for teams and organizations looking to improve their position within the sports, outdoor and entertainment industries.
Amanda Hogen – Art Director
"I create the visuals to make a winning first impression. I drill down into the client's objectives, and deliver imagery that communicates compellingly to their desired market."
Coming from a family of marketing and sales professionals, Amanda knew from an early age that that's where she wanted to end up. A creative mind with a keen design sense, she excelled at Colorado State University and has produced high-quality, refined, and striking design work ever since.
Sara Bisenius – Production Specialist
"I support the art director by fulfilling the design needs of our clients. My purpose is to drive behavior through beautiful and effective visual communication."
Sara earned her BA in Sociology from the University of Buffalo and has spent over a decade working for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Then in 2022, she earned her second degree, in graphic design, before joining the FiG team. Sara is excited about this new design chapter in her life.
Gabby Banayan - Account Coordinator
"As the Account Coordinator at FiG, my job is to make sure any and all tasks or requests get into the right hands and done on time. I communicate with transparency to ensure that our clients always know what is going on and that things are being done."
As an early graduate from the University of Colorado at Boulder, with a BS in Strategic Communications and emphasis in Public Relations, Gabby has developed the skills of organization and attention to detail while maintaining the value of open and clear communication. She believes that developing trust and meaning to relationships contributes to the success of the business.
Niles Koenigsberg – Sr. Digital Marketing Manager
"At FiG, I support the digital marketing efforts for our clients through a multitude of avenues. With an emphasis on search engine optimization (SEO) and content creation, I'm here to help keep your business competitive and relevant by capitalizing upon innovative best practices in this digital-centric era."
As a Colorado native, Niles never backs down from adversity. He views each marketing challenge as an opportunity to learn something new. This University of Denver graduate is passionate about utilizing his creative abilities in the digital landscape and Niles works to implement innovative strategies whenever possible to maximize the potential of your business.
Arabella Forcellini - Digital Marketing Specialist
"As a Digital Marketing Specialist, I am passionate about all things related to marketing, both digital and traditional. I leverage effective SEO strategies and techniques on a daily basis to drive qualified leads to our client's websites. With a background in content creation, photography, and videography, I use my creativity each day when creating content for our clients."
Arabella holds a marketing degree from the Metropolitan State University of Denver and has used her education to get involved in the world of marketing. She utilizes her background to create well-crafted content for our clients at FiG and explore additional marketing opportunities to support our clients' needs.
Merak Mellin - Digital Marketing Specialist
"As a Digital Marketing Specialist, I bring my drive for success to our client's digital platforms through a variety of tools and strategies. With a background in in-house marketing, I aim to understand the needs and wants of clients on a personal level, and deliver actionable results effectively."
A graduate of Fort Lewis College, Merak brings his youthful spirit and energy to every task. He loves to engage with people on a personal level and aims to bring his passion for success to every job. He uses this drive to effect positive change in his work and personal life.