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Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Gage hires two and promotes four.

Gage, a Minneapolis-based marketing agency, announced today it has hired Dan Hellerich as tech lead and Lauren Johnson as engagement manager. Hellerich and Johnson will both join the Microsoft ExpertZone team. The agency also promoted Sam Zastrow to senior project manager, Lois Eickhoff to accountant I, and Russell Colliton and Karl Henkelmann to tech leads.
Prior to joining Gage, Hellerich was a development team director at the Integer Group in Des Moines, Iowa. Hellerich earned his bachelor’s degree in computer science from Augsburg College.
Johnson served as a digital marketing coordinator at FindLaw, a division of Thomson Reuters, before joining Gage. She earned her bachelor’s degree in marketing management from the University of St. Thomas.
Zastrow joined Gage in 2014 as an engagement manager. She is a graduate of the Opus College of Business at the University of St. Thomas, and she is currently enrolled in the M.B.A. program at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management.
Eickhoff joined Gage in 1997 as an accounting assistant. She received her Associate of Arts in accounting from Anoka-Ramsey Community College.
Colliton joined Gage in 2011 as a senior developer. He received his bachelor’s degree in technical theatre from Macalester College.
Henkelmann joined Gage in 2012 as a senior developer. He received his bachelor’s degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
“Our hiring of Dan and Lauren reflects our deepening bench of talent and our commitment to do great work that thrills clients,” said Tom Belle, Gage president and CEO. “And Sam, Lois, Russell and Karl have contributed significantly to work that elevates our clients and Gage.”