We Are Menagery

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Menagery is a diverse group of seasoned strategists, marketers and creatives, each with backgrounds as varied as their skills. We are designers and writers, illustrators and musicians, coders and photographers. We believe that the doodles are as important as the notes you take, that the font says as much as the message. We believe in the power of collaboration and a strong cup of coffee. As a fully virtual team, we are brought together to meet the needs of a client based on our specific skills and disciplines. Collectively, we share a passion for helping companies drive greater results through well-designed digital strategies.






Meet the Founder of Menagery

Rey Mena, CEO/Chief Creative

Rey is a dynamic executive who has served in numerous creative leadership positions throughout his career. As President & Chief Product Strategist for Emmis Interactive, Inc., Rey led the design and development efforts of a digital platform serving over 400 media properties throughout the US and Canada.

Prior to Emmis Interactive, Rey held senior leadership roles in broadcast industry and digital media. He has served as Creative Director on a variety of Interactive marketing campaigns for clients such as, Fox Television, Scion, Pontiac, Brand Jordan, Ford, Puma. Prior to making the move to digitial media, Rey was the Marketing Director/Brand Manager for one of the iconic Alternative Rock stations in the country, Q101-FM/Chicago.

During his career, Rey has been recognized with numerous industry awards for achievements in digital media, marketing and branding. In 2009, he was named one of “Tomorrow’s Most Powerful People in Radio” by Radio Ink, and in 2011 was a finalist for their first-ever “Luminary Award.” Rey is also the recipient of several Promax Gold Medallion Awards for Marketing Excellence.

Today, Rey is bringing a broad set of marketing, branding and consulting skills as well as his team of creatives to mid-size companies and help them effectively develop their brands and drive higher engagement through digital media.

“Rey has the kind of versatility that few are able to attain. He has a very strategic orientation that enables him to articulate a vision and mobilize others to help realize it. Another of Rey’s distinguishing talents is his ability to innovate. Rey can see opportunity when others are mired in the status quo. And he has the entrepreneurial, sales and diplomatic skills to marshal an effort to develop something new. Some are good with ideas. Some are good with implementation. Rey consistently generates breakthrough ideas and makes them happen.”

Mickey Levitan

CEO, Courseload

Some Favorite Past Projects

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