Social Media Coordinator
Rocket Pop's newest recruit! Bio coming soon.
It’s not enough to create something and set it free. Your brand is an organic, living thing. Your message needs to reflect its growth through the use of new media and old; through print or professional video, through arresting web design or interactive social media presence.We love telling your story in inventive and ingenious ways. We do this for one reason: to engage your clients as partners in the success of your business.
We’re the children of interactive content, social media, and immediate gratification. We would rather click “play” when given the choice. So would your customers. We use technology to tell your stories, and then we get your customers to play along.
And we still do everything in-house.
From Graphic Designers to Programmers; Social Media Strategists to HD Videographers; Copywriters to Bloggers; Print Placement to Media Buys; our team strategizes around the table, every day.
Details are our thing. We don’t miss an error because of time zones. We don’t ship your content overseas. We’re here and connected to the same networks that you are.
Get to know our team.
Rocket Pop's newest recruit! Bio coming soon.
As the founding Vice President and Producer, Cara keeps the trains running. A vocal advocate for local businesses, she directs content, turnkey marketing, and advertising solutions for our variety of clients.
Cara has a strong background in sales, leadership, and team building, and has an indomitable entrepreneurial spirit. She was a founding partner in Glass & Powder Boardshop, and helped grow that startup from a single storefront to an almost $3 million business. She has been honored with the Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce “Impact Award," the Watersports Industry Association "Dealer of the Year," the Small Business Administration "Entrepreneur of the Year," the Virginia Lawyer's Weekly "Influential Women of Virginia," and was named the National Association of Women Business Owners' “Rising Star."
Prior to launching her own businesses, she supervised hiring and training at several corporate and private restaurants and studied at Florida Atlantic University and Virginia Commonwealth University.
A talented cook and devoted mother, she shares a passion for music and “Cara Pot Pie” with her husband, Scott, and hopes to one day swap recipes with Chris Cornell.
After a lengthy tour managing burgers and beers, Chris left his career in hospitality to chase his dream of big words. As head copy-monkey and content manager, he creates and is editor for the various blogs, newsletters and articles produced at Rocket Pop Media.
A former test-driver for Lawn Boy, Chris received higher education in Maryland (go Terps!) and was accepted into the prestigious Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Clown College in Winter Park, Florida.
A mediocre bassist, average drummer, and kickin’ country & blues harmonica player, he can often be found chasing trains with his son, The Spud. He’s a tater tot.
Bio Coming Soon
Creative? Check. Foodie? Check. Musician? Welcome aboard.
Katie Adcock is our newest Designer and comes to us from the world-famous Virginia Commonwealth University. She is a recent graduate, with a concentration in Mass Communications and a healthy dose of Creative Advertising and Art Direction. Her initial work with us speaks volumes to a balanced diet of all three during her greater education.
When not knocking back client comps and blogs, Katie is a frequent scavenger at local thrift stores and consignment shops, amassing the necessary decor for her little house out of the city. She also stirs her creative juices with some low-impact crochet, yoga, and fierce fiddling. As in violin. And by the way; she sings. And the tattoos? They’re for real.
Hailing from the sun-washed hills and rolling pastures of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, Loren has lived in Richmond since 2008. She graduated from James Madison University with a Bachelors of Music, making her uniquely qualified for a position with Rocket Pop Media. Her first gigs were keeping things rolling backstage at such venues as The National and Innsbrook After Hours, and she managed Fridays at Sunset (until they took their spotlights and went home).
Her love of music and motion is reflected in both her lifestyle and her design chops. She’s a lover of dance, and once graced the stage of the D.C. Salsa Congress. Cha, cha, cha. She’s an AFAA certified instructor. That’s the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, not the Automatic Fire Alarm Association, but you’ll have to tell her that. She’s a cardio gal and can outrun us all.
A “glass-half-full” sort of person, Loren has been in marketing and design since 2009, and is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts. She also loves dogs, but currently those of other people.
Peyton keeps her feet on the ground and her hands in the soil by patio farming and making her own canned goods. When not farming she can be found scouring yard sales and thrift stores, painting, riding her bike, or reading anything put out by McSweeney's. She also has two too many cats.
Scott started in marketing, but quickly acquired a taste for his own ventures. In addition to working with Ziff-Davis, he has launched his own companies, bands, and has won awards for his retail businesses.
In 2001, he founded Rocket Pop Media as a vehicle for video and advertising, for his own company and other Richmond businesses. Over a decade later, the company has grown to incorporate all forms of interactive advertising, linking web, mobile apps, video, and social media campaigns for local, regional, and national clients. Video has remained a key component, but Rocket Pop Media is now much, much more…and still his baby.
Scott is a frequently requested speaker, addressing groups about topics ranging from social media, marketing, leveraging video, to personal challenges and small businesses. He loves working with his wife, Cara, and raising his son as a “city kid”. When not at the office, he can be found roaming Richmond’s Museum District. He has an obsession for technology, social media, and Apple products, and hopes to one day play guitar for Scarlett Johansson.
Web. Video. Social Media . It’s what we do as Richmond’s boutique creative agency and production shop. Rocket Pop Media is where web development, internet marketing, social media, and an advertising agency collide.
Our clients appreciate us because we’re nimble and we stay ahead of shifting trends. Your business is organic and constantly evolving. It’s critical that your creative strategy reflect where your market is going, not where it is today. After all, being ahead of the wave is the only way to catch the wave. We’re really good at catching waves.
We don’t do it for awards or recognition. Tightly wound and deeply proficient, we get our kicks by engaging your customers as partners in the success of your business. Our reward is seeing you achieve your goals.
Climb aboard and check us out. Rocket Pop Media.