Meet your boots on the ground:

Name: Deirdre Gilmore      Title: Sergeant Strategy

Achievements: Deirdre Booth-Gilmore is a Certified Professional Services Marketer who has spent the past 17 years focused on the AEC community. She has worked for small niche firms, to three of the top ENR companies. She earned her Bachelors degree in English Literature from Sonoma State University. Specializing in business and marketing planning, training and coaching, strategic project pursuits, Deirdre is the General that keeps your firm moving through the battlefield.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “How does this fit into your marketing plan?”



Name: Barbara Shuck, FSMPS, CPSM      Title: Lieutenant Leadership

Achievements: Barbara “Lieutenant Leadership” Shuck, FSMPS, CPSM, the seasoned AEC marketer you already know and love, will be commanding excellent customer service from the Midwest office, infiltrating your firm with marketing services that make a lasting impact. Barbara is a national Past-President of the Society for Marketing Professional Services, and holds the designations of Fellow and Certified Professional Services Marketer, two highly distinct honors. She has extensive experience managing large corporate teams, building strong brands, and crafting strategies that win.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “Tell me more about your goals.”


Name: Tonia Swanson      Title: Captain Creative

Achievements: Tonia Swanson brings 14 years of design experience and a whole munitions chest full of irreverence to TankGirl Marketing. She is responsible for all aspects of graphic design, marketing collateral, and corporate identities. Tonia earned her Bachelor of Science degree from North Dakota State University, holds certifications in Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel, and extensive training in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “Can we talk more about the design?”


Name: Ampy McIntyre      Title: Chief of Content

Achievements: With more than 15 years in the A/E/C industry, Ampy recently moved to the Valley and brings marketing and strategic client development experience to Tank Girl Marketing. In her previous roles, Ampy served as Marketing and Business Development Manager for design and construction firms in Chicago. She earned her Bachelors degree in Sociology from Northern Illinois University. Ampy served as the board secretary of the Chicago chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) in 2014-2016.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “When is it due?”


Name: Marcus Seiler      Title: Content Commander

Achievements: Marcus brings over 20 years of marketing and interactive design experience to TankGirl Marketing. He is responsible for project management, proposal production, research, public relations, content optimization and technical writing. As well as owning his own interactive design firm, Marcus worked as a consultant with a wide variety of commercial clients, such as Avnet and The American Chemical Society. He graduated from James Madison University with honors in Mass Communications.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “Have you thought about doing a video?”


Name: Shiloh Grottenthaler      Title: Deputy Designer

Achievements: Shiloh is the newest addition to the TankGirl army, bringing incredible talent in graphic design, brand identity, complex data illustrations, social media graphics and website design support. She is a Swiss Army knife of marketing skills and contributes a deeply creative mindset in all types of projects. Shiloh received a Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Design from Arizona State University.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “I can do that!”