Executive Team

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

Maya Angelou

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Our Core Values

At Singleton & Partners We Are:


A powerful story to be told


By Design


Tension is part of the process


In the present and in the future


We bow to greatness


We seek to wow you


We live in the truth

Meet the Team

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Renee Singleton

President & CEO

“[I wanted to prove] to myself that I could own and operate a successful business in the field of marketing and advertising [and] show other women – especially Black women, that they too can dream and achieve them!”


Renee Singleton is President and CEO of Singleton & Partners. She has more than 30 years of experience
in marketing and advertising, including media planning, placement and buying, consumer research and segmentation, group, project and budget management. Working with the region’s top organizations, she has paved a road to be one of the most sought out firms in Ohio. Renee has created, sustained and operated, Singleton & Partners, a marketing and advertising firm for 19 years. Singleton & Partners, focuses on distinct market segments, while using targeted mediums to appeal to company and brand needs and preferences.


Joyce Brown

Senior Vice President for Media Planning and Buying | Media Director - 17 years with S&P

“I enjoy the work, which makes it seem like it’s not really work. I like to work really hard … That’s just the work ethic I have, you come early, you leave late and you do the best you can do.”


As Senior Vice President, Joyce Brown manages all aspects of media buying and planning. She works in collaboration with S&P’s Senior Media Buyer to maximize the impact of advertising campaigns. Joyce has over 17 years of advertising and marketing which includes strategic media buying, planning and placement. Joyce’s expertise spans both traditional and non-traditional media platform campaigns, including TV (cable, streaming and broadcast) radio, Pandora, outdoor/out-of-home (billboards and bus stop signage), and search engine marketing (SEM). She is responsible for promotions and sponsorship execution, strategic media planning and account reconciliation (budgeting, invoicing and financial forecasting.) Joyce applies analytical formulas and research as the basis of each advertising campaign and mid and post campaign analysis. She actively ensures that all campaigns are reflective of client objectives.


Darla Dackiewicz

Senior Media Buyer & Planner - 3 years with S&P

Do unto others.


Darla Dackiewicz, is the Senior Media Buyer and Planner at Singleton & Partners. She has over forty years of experience in marketing and advertising. Her experience spans media buying for TV, radio, print, outdoor, digital display (video, audio and native), SEM and social media at both the domestic and international level. Using research as her basis, she uses data to both develop and execute media plans for digital and traditional media channels. As Senior Media Buyer and Planner, Darla is responsible for identifying the optimal mix of media outlets, which deliver advertising messages that reach clients’ target audiences both within their specified budget and at maximum exposure.

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Allea Stefan

Project Coordinator - 1 year with S&P

I am the master of my fate, the captain of my soul.

Invictus by William Earnest Henley

As Project Coordinator, Allea Stefan organizes and communicates all the details of assignments to team members and project managers for both Singleton & Partners and S&P WorkLab. Allea’s prior experience of working as a Media Strategist has equipped her to design and delegate cross-over campaigns that are attentive to the clients’ goals including donor acquisition, ROI, donor retention, and acquiring new long- term clients. Today, she serves as a liaison between team members and project managers for multiple projects. With a sharp attention to detail, Allea utilizes her expertise in organization, implementation, and administration to assist clients ensuring all creative and media assets are properly formatted and distributed.

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Kandace Jackson

Production/ Community Manager

The chances you take, the people you meet, the people you love, the faith that you have – that’s what’s going to define your life.

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Kandace Jackson is S&P’s, Production and Community Manager. She acts as the coordinator for on-the-ground events and production for both S&P Work Lab and Singleton & Partners. Kandace ensures that production and events are coordinated in a timely manner and based on company quality standards. As an overseer of the Event Planning Department, she actively establishes and maintains relationships with the community, clients, partners, and the public. She also plans and manages creative projects, ensuring strategies and budgets are consistent with established timelines. Kandace loves to learn and speak the language of each client she interacts with.

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John Riley


All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.


John’s lifelong passion is telling stories in the most effective, creative, and beautiful way possible. That passion has led him all over the country producing and filming stories for hundreds of national clients. Returning to his hometown of Cleveland, he brought with him an unrivaled amount of experience that he uses to bring a unique look and feel to every client’s story. Each production has different challenges and opportunities, and John is prepared for them all.

In Remembrance

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