Meet Our Wonderful Team

Trina Becksted

Trina Becksted

President & Founder of CloudNine Marketing

Trina Becksted is the founder of CloudNine Marketing, Inc. She has more than 20 years of experience as a marketing and public relations consultant. As president of CloudNine Marketing, Inc., Trina takes projects from concept to creation. Some of her biggest projects include producing five events for internationally acclaimed author Deepak Chopra, M.D . She organized and managed each of these events, attracting powerful co-sponsors like Canyon Ranch, Ritz Carlton, Mercedes Benz, Nordstrom’s, and The Cleveland Clinic Health System.

Trina’s clients particularly appreciate her extensive experience in public relations (PR) management. She has handled PR for Columbus-based Smooth Jazz 103.5 & 104.3, promoting the world-class musicians of the Smooth Jazz concert series, Richard Elliot, Marc Antoine, Russ Freeman, and the Rippingtons .

In addition, Trina has a strong traditional business background. Her career has included sales, advertising, and marketing management positions in the automotive, publishing and telecommunications industries. It is through those positions that she became savvy at new business development, media planning, negotiating and buying print space and broadcast air time, as well as designing and implementing sales incentive and award programs.

Trina holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Baldwin Wallace College with a concentration in Marketing Communications. She has held memberships in the Sales and Marketing Executives and Cleveland Advertising Association. Her personal interests include yoga, mediation, tennis, golf, personal growth and bringing holistic medicine and human potential mainstream.

Yvette Becksted

Yvette Becksted

Operations Mgr. Editor in Chief

Yvette has a BA in Psychology from Care Western Reserve University. Her strengths are intuiting and execution of client needs. She is focused on detail and the nuances of professional, personal and emotional development of our staff and interns.

Rhonda Marzoq

Rhonda Marzoq

Associate Editor

Rhonda is currently pursuing a marketing degree with a focus in Spanish at Arizona State University. She has been volunteering in hospitals and libraries since high school. More recently, she has started working in retail and customer service.

Through these experiences, Rhonda has gained an interest in the medical field and the representation of bicultural individuals in marketing campaigns. She now works towards improving different marketing strategies while bridging the cultural gap between societies in order to create more inclusive marketing campaigns.

Her position at CloudNine Marketing Inc. has her writing, editing, and distributing articles and press releases. She also works with SEO and manages social and digital media content.

Moe Aye

Moe Aye

Digital Media Journalist

Moe is pursuing a degree in both English and Marketing at Arizona State University. In high school she organized materials in the library during free time and tutored students after school every week. Last semester, she interned for Defend Our Future, a student-run organization on campus focusing on fighting climate change and adopting healthier lifestyles choices.

With a strong Southeast Asian background, Moe is able to contribute to different fields of work by providing a secular perspective in her writings. She is primarily focused on researching growing trends and marketing new regimens for a minimalistic lifestyle to accommodate students, children, senior citizens, and those with mental illnesses.

As a writer, Moe will be researching and writing articles for CloudNine Marketing Inc. and seeking new trends based off of current and future demands. She will work closely with her colleagues to help CloudNine gain exposure in different social media platforms as well.

Lauren Bukoskey

Lauren Bukoskey

Digital Media Account Executive

Lauren Bukoskey is a student at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State. She is majoring in Communications and Journalism with an International Business certificate. Her favorite part about journalism is the fact that every work day she will be doing something different and meeting new people. No two work days will ever be the same! She is on the board for the Cronkite Broadcast Association, and a reporter and writer for an entertainment news show and online publication.

She has already had many internships involved with videography and reporting. She is a positive, hardworking and matcha loving, student ready to see where journalism takes her next.

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