We are: Brand advisors. Talented storytellers. Gifted designers.
And experienced marketing experts who live and breathe Aerospace & Defense.

Grounded in real-world experience, our aerospace marketing authorities are also dynamic speakers who deliver engaging, inspiring and useful programs.

BDN works exclusively with aviation, aerospace and defense companies that are serious about marketing for results. Our clients gain access to the industry-specific relationships, knowledge and experience we have been building for nearly 30 years.

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Kyle Davis


With degrees in both marketing and journalism, Kyle’s strategic thinking, creativity, writing, and 30-plus years of aerospace industry experience combine to support and influence all of the marketing strategies that are the foundation of great client work. Learn more about her industry leadership here.


Grace Nakazawa


Grace is a deeply experienced aerospace industry and an educated marketing professional. In addition to managing all aspects of a busy agency, Grace has worked at a major OEM and understands the realities of the aerospace business. She actively manages all aspects of the BDN operation. And she’s a Sun Devil, through and through.


Lisa Sifuentes

Vice President Client Services

Lisa is a smart, forward-thinking and talented marketing professional who also has more than a decade of focused aerospace industry experience, starting in the MRO segment. She oversees all client work and is never satisfied with the status quo, always pushing the team to work harder, learn more, and raise the bar in every way. She’s relentless.


Nicholas Markwardt

Art Director

Nick knows that good design and on-target messaging is marketing gold. From concept to design, his creative insight and business acumen is a tremendous asset to the team. In addition to being creative and whip smart, Nick is by far the biggest aviation geek we’ve ever met — and that’s saying something. Test his knowledge sometime. If you dare.


Sarah Stanczyk

Digital Marketing Specialist

Sarah is distinguished by her many skills and talents both technical and creative. She is a Hubspot guru and loves all things digital. Sarah works closely with our client services team to formulate effective digital strategies to meet our clients needs. You will often find her knee deep in Google Analytics or planning out our next Adwords campaign.


Melissa Matthews

Accounting Administrator

Melissa is a natural when it comes to finances. Her methodical processes and organizational skills keep the books in order and keep the money flowing. Melissa is a stickler for detail, and precision is her watchword. Don’t be fooled by her quiet demeanor, and never bet against her. If there’s a competition, Melissa always wins.


Tyrone Cabalar

Web & Usability Specialist

Tyrone harnesses the magic of online. He is constantly evolving and expanding his abilities. His colleagues characterize Tyrone as insightful, creative and innovative. On top of all that he is kind, patient and exceedingly nice. Even when we don’t deserve it.

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Stephanie Segars

Account Coordinator

Stephanie comes to us with over 15 years of marketing and client management experience. She loves using data to improve marketing and helping clients learn more about what makes their customers tick. When not at work, you’ll find her in the kitchen trying out new recipes or planning her next beach getaway.


Sixteen years ago, three people took a big risk. Opened a marketing firm. And improbably specialized in a way no one had done before, working exclusively with aerospace and defense customers.

Our mission was more like an obsession — to bring world-class marketing to an engineering-driven industry — and our vision was really quite simple — to do great work, make money and have fun.

For us, there is no such thing as good enough, and that unwavering obsession with great work has become more than what we do — it’s who we are.

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