Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Nicolette Gonzalez-Kakouris brings a wealth of advertising and marketing experience to Brand Poets. A passionate and dedicated Project Manager, Nicolette’s relentless work ethic, collaborative approach, and consistently positive attitude are reflected in the relationships she builds with her clients. Since 2004, Nicolette has held multiple management roles and assumed a range of responsibilities, including coordinating events; overseeing budgets, resources, schedules, and deliverables; implementing and optimizing advertising campaigns; and managing media accounts for over 30 national advertising agencies and clients.
After earning her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Communications at the University of Florida, Nicolette moved to New York City to pursue a career in media and advertisement. For the next decade, she worked with various media giants – including Viacom, VEVO, and DailyCandy – and as an Account Manager for global clients like Bacardi, Pepsi, MasterCard, Motorola, and Diageo. In 2014, Nicolette left Manhattan and returned home, bringing her talents and experience to South Florida. Most recently, she served as a Project Manager for the University of Miami and coordinated the redesign of the University’s new business school website.
In her spare time, Nicolette enjoys spending time with family, discovering new dining experiences, and scouring local markets for unique art and rare furniture finds. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.