Company Updates

Congrats, Misty Simons!

As Magazine Advertising Director, Misty Simons oversees sales and growth strategies for Lowcountry Parent, Palmetto and Azalea magazines.

She was formerly the inside sales manager and led a team of sales professionals by exceeding departmental revenue growth by 10 percent. Lowcountry Parent is a monthly magazine with a strong digital presence providing families with parenting tips and resources and event calendars.

Azalea Magazine publishes quarterly and touts Lowcountry lifestyle, culture and rich heritage. Palmetto magazine is South Carolina’s state-wide magazine with an emphasis on food, travel, traditions and innovations within the palmetto state and is published bi-annually.

Misty enjoys movie theater outings with her husband Rob and daughter Sunshine; they’re all huge Avengers fans. The family also has a furry friend named Brownie. Since their daughter is a singer, Misty and her husband also spend a lot of time attending performances. Misty admits she is a closet singer herself, as well as an avid baker, coining herself the Cupcake Queen.
Misty Simons company update

Michael Chauvin returns!

Michael started his media career in 2002 with the Asheville Citizen-Times. He joined The Post and Courier in 2010 as the Classified Manager and after 5 years, became the Publisher of Summerville Communications.

In 2018, Michael joined the NOLA Media Group as the Director of Local Market Sales. Originally from south Louisiana, Michael was able to get back to his roots during this time. With family living in Mount Pleasant, getting back to Charleston was important to Michael

As Local Sales Director, Michael works with the local retail sales team to develop long term partnerships with local SMBs. His team’s goal is to create and execute strategic marketing plans that drive results for clients by leveraging incredible content, first-party audience data and targeted digital services.

Michael enjoys spending his time in Charleston with his daughter and golden doodle. He also enjoys exercise and strength training.
Despite falling in love with New Orleans during his time there, being away from his daughter was tough for Michael, so he is excited to be home in the Lowcountry.

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Welcome, Jamie Doyle!

As Classified Advertising Manager, Jamie’s goal is to provide clients with the facts to help them make knowledge-based decisions to better their business and achieve goals.
With 26 years of experience at Dex Media in Boston and New Hampshire, Jamie has worked in a variety of roles in media.

Some highlights of his career at Dex Media include serving as Inside Sales Manager of two offices, Manager of the Boston outside sales team, and a Major Account Sales Representative for three states.

Jamie enjoys spending his time with family and golfing. Much of his family has also come to live in Charleston, so he is excited to enjoy his new home with family.

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