Barbara Weber Castilano
Barb is founder and president of Marketing Options and is a 1979 graduate of the University of Wisconsin. Experience prior to beginning this firm includes positions in sales and marketing with Procter & Gamble, DAP, and Clopay Corporation
Barbara established Marketing Options in 1987 with a philosophy that all B2B manufacturing companies, regardless of size, should have access to complete professional and integrated marketing support. By providing a menu of services, companies could cost effectively choose those services that best meet their marketing needs. We proudly serve as a complete marketing department for many of our clients.
Brian R. Judd, MEng
Brian joined our team in 2014 and brings with him over twenty years experience specific to manufacturing industries. His experience ranges from designing manufacturing equipment to multimedia presentation development for industrial clients. Brian’s expertise is in a wide range of multimedia applications including 3D, illustration, technology consultation, and technical manual writing. Brian assists our clients with visual presentation and explanation of industrial and manufacturing processes.
Brian has a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the J.B. Speed School of Engineering at the University of Louisville.
Ian is our new Web Developer. He will be assisting our web team with web editing, e-newsletters and new web development. Ian is a recent graduate of Sinclair Community College where he majored in Web Development and received an AAS in Computer Information Systems.
Business Development Manager
Leslie comes to us with experience in sales and market development from both the for profit and the not for profit sectors including 3M company, Merrill Lynch, and National Kidney Foundation. She is a graduate of Carlton College, and lives in Centerville with her husband and is active in many local organizations.
Kris joins our team with several years of prior office management experience. She worked most recently at Corbus LLC and prior to that Centerville Design Associates as an Office Manager. Kris is a lifelong resident of the Dayton community, graduated from the University of Dayton with a bachelor’s degree in Business, and has been involved in many volunteer organizations over the years. Kris lives in Centerville with her husband.
Lean Six Sigma Lead Trainer
Baris Karadag is a Six Sigma Master Black Belt and Project Management Professional. He is also a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt from ASQ. Baris is an engineer with 15 years of experience, and earned his Industrial Engineering degree from University of Pittsburgh and Executive MBA from Baldwin Wallace College. His background includes extensive experience in manufacturing and service industries. Baris held manufacturing engineer, quality manager and lean project manager positions with various companies in Northeast Ohio.