Marketing Manager


Anastasia graduated from the University of Texas Advertising program with an art director's portfolio. She moved to New York in 2013 and started work as a freelance an art director. In 2014 she moved into the world of social media strategy. For the last 2 years she has been working in content planning as a hybrid between creative, digital and strategy teams. She currently lives in Queens. 

Anastasia Garcia

Content Director

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Agency Program Marketing Manager

August 2018 - present

  • Lead the program development and production of tentpole activations and events, delivering best in class marketing programs. Collaborate closely with the events team, sales, product, marketing and research teams.
  • Lead the end-to-end production of several YouTube-led events (small to medium events, usually ranging from 100-300 people).
  • Use innovative storytelling, research and a range of marketing assets (videos, installations, print collateral, etc.) to create compelling content and high-touch experiences that inspire and influence advertiser perceptions of YouTube
  • Support building of speeches, presentations, marketing communications to deliver cohesive messages across all touchpoints for the activations
  • Synthesize customer and industry insights and market research to guide strategic decisions and program development.
  • Effectively measure, optimize and evolve initiatives to deliver greater impact.
  • Assist with post-event deliverables including but not limited to measuring success and compilation of best practices for future events; Partner with global teams to scale best practices and resources.

Content Director

January 2017 - August 2018

Clients: BNY Mellon, eos, Hearts on Fire, Travelers, Volaris, One Love, Thomson Reuters, and New Business

  • Deliver strong content strategies, communications plan, messaging framework, communication tasks, tactical briefs, and channel ecosystems to increase engagement and overall brand affinity. 
  • Monitor effective benchmarks for measuring the growth of the community, and analyze, review, and report on the effectiveness of new initiatives alongside the data team to optimize marketing strategies over time. 
  • Work directly with the Chief Digital Officer to recruit, lead, and mentor the newly developed content team of 20+ designers, animators, strategists, and community managers. 
  • Proactively pursue new social-first business opportunities for global clients across the TBWA network and scale current initiatives and agency social product offerings. 
  • Identify, develop, and foster relationships with key platform agency representatives (Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube, Nuvi, GIPHY, and more) to continue to educate our content team on emerging technology platforms and innovate the agency's creative offerings. 

Content Manager 

July 2014 - January 2017

Clients: McDonald's, Apple, Thomson Reuters, Michelin, Planters, Absolut Elyx, Kraft, TEDMED, Volaris, BNY Mellon, New Business

  • Leveraged user insights and social trends to concept and design integrated campaigns to solve client’s business problems across various budget limitations. 
  • Served as the connective tissue between community management, strategy, creative, digital production and analytics to turn insights into ideas. 
  • Framed the content strategy, editorial direction, and story arc of all brand briefs across social channels; and make key recommendations for how those stories develop across a brand ecosystem. 
  • Mentored a team of 8 content staffers across disciplines: design, copy, community, and content managers. 
  • Collaborated with analytics/data lead to check third-party media companies for targeting accuracy, best media spend practices across channel, client deliverable dates, and quarterly progress. 

Social Strategist

Big Spaceship
April 2014 - July 2014

Clients: Google Play, YouTube

  • Assisted with the development of a Google Play social media strategy. 
  • Developed and executed a content calendar across all Google Play social channels. 
  • Managed YouTube social community during the launch of #ProudtoPlay, a campaign that supports LGBT community by leveraging celebrity spokespersons during the 2014 World Cup. 
  • Worked directly with senior strategic planners to build and grow innovative testing plans and analytic reports. 
  • Performed research on audience digital behaviors to inform content development.

Freelance Art Director  

The Concept Farm
June 2013 - October 2013

Clients: Aruba Tourism, Century 21, Chevy, Empire State Building, ESPN/ESPNW, Greenpeace, and Miller Lite. 

  • Created various print, script concepts, mood boards, OOH comps, and digital materials for major brands of the agency. 
  • Assisted in creating client presentation materials for new business pitches and creative work.

Community Manager

Alamo Drafthouse
September 2012 - December 2012

  • Developed and maintained separate Facebook pages for new theaters opening across the US. 
  • Developed a social media response methodology to make responding to customers and answering questions more efficient across the network. 

Project Manager

September 2011 - June 2012

Clients: AARP, Ace Hardware, Air Force, Kohler, Popeyes, Southwest Airlines, and Zales

  • Routed creative projects through multiple departments of the agency for clients. 
  • Assisted in presentation preparation for meetings with clients, including Lennox, Popeyes and the Air Force. 
  • Collaborated with other creatives in the agency to copyedit, correct, and modify creative work before publication. 

Volunteer Experience

Women Who Create, Mentor, since April 2018
4A's Multicultural Advertising Internship Program, MAIP Mentor, since April 2018
ADCOLOR Advisory Board, University Committee, since November 2017
iMentor High School Mentor, Bronx Leadership Academy, since November 2017
4A's Industry Volunteer, Manhattan Early College for Advertising, since May 2015
FindSpark Hustle Summit Mentor, since July 2017


The University of Texas at Austin
Bachelor of Science, Advertising
Texas Creative, Texas Media 

Facebook Blueprint: Creative and Strategic Planner Learning Path, September 2017
Managing Change, September 2017
Online Marketing Foundations, September 2017

Continued Education