Kristy Wenz established the firm based on the principle of aligning Marketing strategy with a client’s business and organizational goals. As a communications specialist for the past 20 years, Kristy has built a reputation for integrity, efficiency and quality. She has developed strong relationships, earning trust and respect for her strategic perspective while creating unique and results driven communications programs for numerous organizations in the real estate, hospitality, retail, financial and professional services industries; and increased portfolio revenue by as much as 65%. She created numerous strategies for clients resulting in new business, expanded service lines and a several multi-million dollar developments. As for her free time, Kristy can be found wine traveling around the globe or cheering her children on at their various, and numerous, activities.
Lauren is a savvy Marketing professional with ten years of experience in public relations, sales and financial services. She is a skilled communicator and is known for her efficiency, creativity and strategic thinking. Lauren has spent her career in marketing and business development for a large financial services firm; and as an account executive for a mid-sized public relations firm where she focused on branding, media relations and competitive analysis.
Lauren and Kristy first teamed up in 2008, when she completed a college internship as a public relations assistant, training with Kristy and engaging with clients. A graduate of Winona State University with a degree in Mass Communications and Business Administration, Lauren strongly believes in the core values and leadership ofEndura, and brings her creativity, passion and integrity to every aspect of her work.
Much like the rest of the team at Endura, Lauren strives for success in both her personal and professional life. When she’s not drafting press releases and brainstorming marketing campaigns, she enjoys traveling with family, cheering for the Chicago Cubs, and spending time with her husband and daughter. An avid jogger, you can also likely find Lauren out on a run with her rescue dog, JB.