People

Oxford provides only the most experienced and trusted specialists in branding and marketing.

Bill Oxford – President and Creative Director/Designer
Mr. Oxford has been a marketing professional for 24 years and has helped launch numerous startup companies as well as crafted a diversity of effective marketing and branding campaigns for a broad range of businesses, products and services. Mr. Oxford has developed marketing programs for SONY, IBM, Fujitsu, Invitrogen, Kodak, NCR, Raytheon as well as smaller emerging market companies. He has spoken on the subject of technology marketing at universities and trade groups and authored articles for trade journals. Mr. Oxford is a member of the San Diego High Tech Marketing Alliance.

Rusty Bennett – Marketing Strategist
Mr. Bennett has over 25 years of marketing, sales, and business development experience in the consumer electronics and telecommunications industries and has held senior sales and marketing positions at Seiko, Aiwa, and Panasonic. Throughout his career he has built sales organizations, directed product development, managed trade show entries both domestically and internationally and directed advertising and market research teams. He has served in key management roles in several startup companies including Virtual Vision, Soundcast Systems and The Oswego Group. Mr. Bennett has served on the Board of Directors of the Electronic Industries Association and was Chairman of the EIA/CEG Communications Committee.

Kari Nogle – Copywriter
Kari Nogle has crafted dynamic marketing copy for over two decades—thirteen years for The Oxford Group. She combines technology savvy and writing flair, quickly synthesizing and distilling the benefits of technologies and communicating them clearly and persuasively. Her unique abilities have benefited 30+ clients in the IT, communications infrastructure, biotech, and scientific research industries. Nogle possesses a BS in Mechanical Engineering from UC Santa Barbara.

David Stowe – Public Relations
Since 1985, Mr. Stowe has managed clients in various industries from networking, telecommunications, semiconductor, electronic storage, smart-grid and solar energy. His experience includes developing national public relations programs for prominent global accounts such as Seimens-Rolm, Cisco Systems, National Semiconductor and 3Com Corporation. He has been published in several national trade publications including EDN, Electronic Design, EE Times, Data Communications, Telecommunications, Advanced Systems, Printed Circuit Design, Power Quality and others.

Wendy Pohlan – Office Manager
Wendy Pohlan brings 28 years of accounting, bookkeeping and management experience to The Oxford Group. She ensures a smooth running operation with an exacting attention to detail and a vast knowledge of office management systems.