As Manager of Marketing & Client Solutions at Cox Media, Marilee leads a team of marketing communication and research analysts in providing solution strategies to clients utilizing all of the resources that Cox Communications provides. This includes digital, social and cable advertising, community events, and media/cable service bundles.
Marilee’s advertising experience developed through years of strategic planning and buying traditional and alternative media for major brands including Toyota Motor Corporation, Mazda North America, Volkswagen of America, Kia Motor Sales, Phoenix Cardinals, Oakland Raiders, Sea World and Universal Studios at leading agencies including DDB Needham, Saatchi & Saatchi, and Foote Cone & Belding. She then immersed herself in the world of digital marketing for Sunkist Growers, Inc., Jenny Craig International and local San Diego real estate builders and developers. Her marketing experience was later honed on the client side at Black Angus Restaurants where she was media consultant and acting Ad Director for seven years, and then as Manager of Media Communications at Jack in the Box, Inc. where she oversaw media integrations between several agencies in the placement of cable and broadcast television, radio, outdoor, grass roots, digital, Hispanic, and direct marketing media.
She now enjoys bringing her knowledge and perspective gained on the client and agency side to her role in the cable industry at Cox Media, Inc. to create solutions that are truly relevant to clients.