Founder and President, Abby Marmion
Abby Marmion found a love for marketing and media relations and began her career as a freelance copywriter and project manager during her college years. As a former NCAA Division I swimmer, she was chosen to work in media operations at the swimming and diving venue during the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles as an Assistant Press Chief. She then spent two years as Director of Sports Venue Media Operations preparing for the 1987 Pan American Games in Indianapolis.
After the Pan Am Games were complete, Abby joined the corporate marketing team at Banc One Corporation where she spent over 10 years. She was Vice President and Midwest Region Creative Services and Customer Communications Director, managing staff members in multiple states across the country.
Upon leaving Banc One, she spent time working in product licensing consulting and sales with colleagues who had purchased the trademark for "Y2K".
At a very young age Abby dreamed of startng her own business. Thus, Chameleon Company was created.
She has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Indiana University, Bloomington and a Master of Science in Publishing from Pace University in New York City.
Abby is a songwriter and plays guitar. She has written and produced songs working in collaboration with Bongo Boy Music owner, Ed Gaus, a touring drummer/writer/producer in Indianapolis as well as other writer/producers in Nashville and Los Angeles. Writing is her true passion. She loves the creative process and working with people who share appreciation for its artistry and beauty. Abby is also a long-time certified fitness instructor.
Project Manager, Judy von Kleeck
Judy von Kleeck started her career in 1989 as a Database and Client Services Coordinator for IMS Health, a large health information corporation. Learning both the technical intricacies of health information data collection and the clients’ product sales cycle and compensation methodologies, laid the groundwork for her to become a consultant as her career developed.
Relocating to Indianapolis, Indiana to work directly with Eli Lilly and Company as a consultant, she continued to build her expertise in database and sales management –which gave her a unique perspective to truly understand client issues and their perspectives first-hand.
Upon calling Indianapolis home, she took her experience and began working freelance for small businesses that incorporated database projects into their marketing and business development programs. Knowing from an early age that she always had the capability to think outside of the box, Judy enjoys combining the creative and analytical sides of her personality. She continues to develop unique solutions for clients utilizing various technologies in email, website, blogging and social media to reach and inform client audiences.
Judy has been with Chameleon Company since 2001. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Marketing from Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. Judy has a passion for landscape photography; both in film and digital, and is an ardent cyclist having participated in several charity rides including the MS150.