Kristin is a Senior Vice President on the marketing team and has been with the firm since 2010. In addition to her work for Aries, Kristin manages marketing for Aries Capital’s affiliated vacation and destination wedding properties in British Caribbean Anguilla.
Prior to joining Aries, Kristin was Vice President in LaSalle Bank’s (Now Bank of America) Marketing Intelligence Group where she founded an internal client services group to bridge the gap between the department’s modeling and statistical teams and the bank’s lines of business, overhauled the bank’s customer-centric direct marketing process, managed a pilot to provide targeted “next-best-sells” to customers at the ATM, and initiated the first email marketing campaigns for the bank. Kristin also served as a Director on an international task force to develop a small business online portal.
Kristin has held product management positions at Classified Ventures’ Cars.com, Homehunter.com and NewHomeNetwork.com where she helped develop a resale home search site and Realtor-targeted online advertising products for wholesale to national advertisers and media affiliates.
During Kristin’s tenure with First Chicago Bank (now JP Morgan Chase), she served as Vice President Online Services and an integral member of the team that developed and launched the bank’s first Internet banking and bill payment service across Illinois, Michigan and Indiana. She was also Product Manager for the bank’s Consumer Lending Division and provided marketing support for 100 loan originators and 40 correspondent banks as a Marketing Coordinator for the bank’s residential mortgage arm.
Kristin graduated summa cum laude from Drake University in Des Moines, IA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Mass Communications. She is a member of Chicago’s Real Estate Investment Association (REIA).