Love Communications Welcomes Five Talented New Employees to Five Departments

SALT LAKE CITY—July 29, 2019— Love Communications, one of the Western Region’s most prominent full-service advertising, digital, marketing and public relations firms, brings on five impressive new hires sure to positively impact the ever-growing agency. Departments including accounting, media, account service, interactive services and office management each have gained a new team member.

“Growth is what we are all about here at Love,” said Tom Love, president and founding partner of Love Communications. “I could not be more thrilled to add more accomplished and talented employees to the group. Each time we hire someone new, we gain fresh skills and a unique perspective that helps us better serve our clients.”

The Love team is proud to welcome:

Amber Banks has assumed the vital role of controller at Love Communications, where she is responsible for the management of day-to-day finances, accounting operations and human resources for the agency. Amber brings nearly three decades of financial experience from her time working as a controller with a number of notable agencies in Utah. She graduated from Salt Lake Community College with an associate degree in business management.

Annie Studer is the newest member of the account service team and serves as a senior account manager. She oversees production and execution of media campaigns for several of Love’s current clients. Annie adds value to her accounts through her years of experience in marketing, management, and public and media relations. She graduated from the University of Montana with a degree in International Relations and received her MBA at the University of Utah.

Kat Fedorova joins Love as a media buyer and excels at obtaining the best rates and values for placing advertising. She collaborates with the analytics team to find the most innovative strategies to reach

each demographic for the client. Kat has worked as a media buyer for the past five years at other agencies in Utah and has helped increase sales by more than 30 percent. She graduated from the University of Utah in the David Eccles School of Business.

Emily Manwaring joins Love as a web designer with eight years of experience working in web design and branding. She has worked for companies across Utah and brings her talents to develop creative design solutions. With Emily’s broad skillset, she will be the liaison between both creative and technological sides during web development for Love’s clients. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Digital Media from Utah Valley University.

Ian Smith is the new face at the front, working as Love’s office manager. After serving many years in the customer service industry, he has proven himself to be accurate and efficient when working in a client-centered, multitasking environment. With a constant service-oriented mindset, Ian is in charge of directing incoming calls, accommodating clients and trafficking the agency’s media.

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About Love Communications

With offices in Salt Lake City and Boise, Love Communications is one of the Western Region’s most prominent full-service advertising and marketing firms and boasted capitalized billings of more than $55 million in 2018. Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2019, Love was named a 2018 Utah Business Best Companies to Work for as well as a Wasatch Front Top Workplace by WorkplaceDynamics. Based in Salt Lake City, the agency currently employs more than 40 full-time marketing specialists across multiple disciplines. The firm represents clients in a wide range of industries and markets, including Salt Lake City International Airport, BioFire Diagnostics, Google Fiber, Visit Salt Lake, the Utah Office of Tourism, Bank of Utah, Hale Centre Theatre, Zion Forever Project, United Way of Salt Lake, R.C. Willey, Creminelli Fine Meats, Arctic Circle and Thanksgiving Point. The award-winning communications agency provides excellence in advertising, branding strategy, public relations, content development and social media, digital strategy and marketing, website development and design, and media buying and planning. For more information, visit