CRAIG MINCE :: President & COO
Sales and marketing manager for the Indiana State Museum’s IMAX Theater for the past eight years, Craig is a founding member of the Really Big Short Film Festival which began in 2006. The festival focuses on Indiana filmmakers and actors and provides a means for them to showcase their talents to Indianapolis audiences. A member of the Indy Film Fest Board since 2008, Craig specializes in film programming and research. He received a B.S. in business from Ball State University.
JASON ROEMER :: Vice President & VP Marketing
As one of the principals at Lodge Design, Jason has spent the last thirteen years of his life digging to find the essence of his clients’ brands, then developing a strategy to communicate that experience through a “brand storytelling” approach. It’s not tricky. It’s not math or science. It’s about creating an emotional hook. Since 1999, he’s been working with clients large and small, telling stories and building market share. Throughout his career, Jason’s been published in magazines across the country and worked on national accounts for clients in industries ranging from speed boats to music blogs.
SARA MCGUYER :: Marketing Director
A marketing strategist for SmallBox, Sara focuses on email marketing, social media and digital strategy. At SmallBox, she also helps promote Broad Ripple Music Fest and the 24 Hour Web Project. She currently is the editor, film for myoldkentuckyblog.com. In the past she has been a book shop manager, an events/pr coordinator, a nonprofit marketing director and a student of writing. Before joining the board in the Fall of 2010, Sara volunteered on the film screening committee.
LUKE SANDERS :: Operations Manager
With a background working with various nonprofit organizations both in the United States and abroad, Luke began working with the Indy Film Fest in 2010. Both full-time at ExactTarget and on the Indy Film Fest board, he’s continued his interest in addressing business needs and growing audiences for nonprofits and small businesses alike. He received a degree in Marketing from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.