Brightspot Contributors

With experience ranging from SEO expertise to product-management best practices to media publishing for some of the biggest websites on the planet, meet our team of Brightspot contributors.

At Brightspot we believe technology should enable content-focused teams to work smarter, faster, and more seamlessly to move businesses forward. With decades of experience in publishing and media, we help companies transform their business content and digital experiences by creating enterprise applications at scale with astonishing speed.
Meredith Rodkey is VP of Platform Product Management & Solutions at Brightspot. She has focused on product management for nearly 10 years, contributing to major Brightspot engagements from U.S. News & World Report to Arizent and Healthgrades. In her previous life, Meredith worked as a homepage editor and writer for AOL.com, curating a daily experience for millions of users.
Rose Pleskow has been working at Brightspot since 2011 as a content and quality assurance specialist. In addition to writing employee profiles, Rose has played a critical role on a variety of client projects with her keen eye for detail and Brightspot publishing expertise. She has contributed to the launch of various projects ranging from SpecialOlympics.org to Amazon Science and Healthgrades.
Miles brings expert front end development and management expertise gained from his 20+ years of leading web dev teams, including design and development, monetization, and tactical operations. Prior to Brightspot, Miles was a development lead at AOL, a contributing member of the W3C who helped the HTML Working Group define what would become the HTML5 recommendations, and led AOL News' effort to implement and help define the rNews microformat which would later become today's standard for NewsArticle schema.
Hillary Schoelzel is the Manager of Product Marketing at Brightspot. Prior to Brightspot, Hillary worked in the entertainment industry and has more than eight years of experience crafting narratives to help brands tell their stories. She earned her MBA from the University of Southern California and has an undergraduate degree in English from Vanderbilt University.
Mark is a Manager, Digital Content at Brightspot. When he's not gleaning insights from various developers from the company, he spends his time cooking new dishes at home with his wife and two hyperactive cats.
Jenny Sylvers is the Manager of Digital Marketing at Brightspot. With more than seven years experience developing inbound marketing campaigns, she has excelled in using creativity to tell stories that connect companies with customers who need them.
Amelia Bragg is a recent graduate of George Mason University with a degree in Marketing and Management. Amelia has been assisting the Brightspot product team, diving deeper into digital asset management, while helping build over 20 brightspot websites for clients.
Parker Ramsdell has been leading Brightspot's mission-related projects since July 2013. Drawing on a unique background in education, politics, and non-profits, Parker is dedicated to fulfilling Brightspot's mission to give back to the community through a variety of projects with local, national, and global organizations. Parker will be blogging about Brightspot's continued partnerships with Special Olympics, The First Tee, Troops First Foundation, YMCA of Greater Washington, and others.