Offsite Luncheon with Jennifer Jaquess

Jennifer joined the staff of Red Mountain Theatre (RMT) in 2012 as the Director of Development, responsible for approximately $1.7 million in contributed support. In 2015, she grew to Managing Director, taking over leadership of the marketing, sales, finance, and development teams at RMT. Over her tenure, the organization has experience year-over-year growth in every area with Jennifer bringing a broad spectrum of managerial, communications, marketing, and sales expertise from her background in both large and small corporations. Prior to joining RMT, Jennifer served as Group Publisher at Hoffman Media, responsible for the $5 million advertising sales department. Under her leadership, the team broke new and substantial business from companies like Kraft, Unilever, IKEA, and General Mills for Cooking with Paula Deen and Sandra Lee Semi-Homemade magazines. Jennifer also served in various marketing capacities at Southern Progress Corporation, working on Southern Living At HOME and Southern Living and Southern Accents magazines. During that time, Jennifer had the opportunity to play a pivotal role in developing and growing a start-up nonprofit, CUT IT OUT, Salons Against Domestic Abuse.