Page One offers an integrated team of experts,
all dedicated to achieving results on behalf of our clients.
We are lean and mean by design so that we are high-touch, quick to respond and don’t slow progress with layers of junior staffers. Led by seasoned pros, Megan Martin and Natalie Stanichuk, each account team is customized to reach our clients’ goals. The bar is set high for every team member at Page One, and clients benefit from their combined knowledge, enthusiasm, collaborative spirit and drive to win.
Megan Richards Martin
Megan Martin is the founding principal of Page One Public Relations. She brings more than a decade of regional, national and international public relations experience to her role at Page One. Prior to opening Page One in 2009, Megan was a senior account executive at Lannon Communications in Chicago where she handled lifestyle and luxury marketing clients including Tiffany & Co., Prada and Mercedes-Benz among others. Megan was also the public relations manager for the Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau, one of the largest CVBs in the United States. Internationally, Megan worked in public relations at Estee Lauder’s offices in London, England. Megan lives in the Chicago area with her husband and their two daughters.
Natalie Stanichuk is a media relations strategist with nearly 20 years of experience. Before joining Page One in 2010, Natalie served as Mayor Richard M. Daley’s Director of Communications for the City of Chicago’s Sister Cities International Program, under the auspices of the Mayor’s Office of International Relations. Natalie also managed public relations for the fashion, gift, contract and residential markets for Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc. where she promoted more than 35 trade shows across the country. Additionally, she spent nearly five years at the Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau. Natalie lives just outside Chicago with her husband and their three daughters.
Public Relations Specialist
Gabby Stein is a Public Relations professional with experience working on a variety of different PR and social media campaigns in the hospitality industry in the Chicagoland area and beyond. Through her passion for social media and desire to grow in the PR industry, Gabby’s eye for trendy aesthetics and willingness to learn the in’s and out’s of each client brings a sense of uniqueness to her work. Her background includes working on clients such as Avli (Taverna, River North, Winnetka, Lakeshore East), Pizano’s Pizza, One of a Kind Hospitality, Chicago French Market, Bistronomic, OMRON Healthcare, and more.
A New York native, Gabby graduated from the State University of New York at Cortland where she was a member of the field hockey team earning All-American honors.
When she isn’t trying out new restaurants in Chicago and the ‘burbs, you can find her slaying pizzas with her fiancé or catching up on the Real Housewives of NYC with her pup Stella.
& Marketing Consultant
Dana Pontarelli is a public relations and marketing professional with 12 years of experience in hospitality. She brings big picture thinking to her work at Page One, having conceptualized and executed strategic public relations campaigns, often with accompanying marketing and social media activations. Dana found her niche in restaurant/hospitality public relations while working as an account executive for a boutique agency that specialized in hotel and restaurant clients. Her exceptional storytelling abilities and creative thinking have garnered media attention for chefs, restaurateurs, and hoteliers alike. Dana resides in the Chicago suburbs.
Digital Marketing Specialist
With a diverse background that cuts across a myriad of industries, Jamie Eggert is an integrated branding and marketing leader with experience driving hospitality, media and publishing, fashion, cultural and Fortune 500 brands forward. Working with organizations such as Nike, GE, Harpo Productions, The James, Chicago Athletic Association + Cindy’s, Hersha Hospitality, David Burke’s Primehouse, Prada, Condé Nast Publications and Chicago magazine, Jamie has led efforts to maximize exposure and drive awareness to produce bottom line results. She has worked across multiple markets including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Dallas, London, Australia and now in her home base of Chicago, where she lives with her husband and two children.
Devanie supports and manages day-to-day activities for the Page One team. She brings more than 10 years of experience in administrative management to her position at Page One. Her role includes research, ideation and media list management. Devanie’s attention to detail and her project management expertise has supported Page One in planning and accomplishing goals for the agency’s clients across multiple industries.