What You Need to Know

Sweeney. We are a full-service marketing and public relations agency that fuels change and results through research, creative, strategy, technology, media and (of course) people. We are obsessed with quality, attention to detail and the achievement of great results. We are passionate about our clients and about our work… and it shows. We are different… by choice.

Jim Sweeney
Jim launched Sweeney three decades ago, and continues to push the envelope as the agency has expanded its footprint – from Cleveland to Wilmington to Denver – and from traditional marketing to digital and social media services. He sets the vision for Sweeney and manages the agency’s reputation through the hiring and training of exceptional marketers and the delivery of unmatched service and results.
Jennifer Manocchio
Jennifer is the driving force behind the agency’s account services expansion, personnel development and market growth. Jennifer began her career with Edelman in Chicago and joined Sweeney in 2002. In 2004, she established Sweeney’s first full-service office in Wilmington, NC and subsequently opened satellite offices in California and Chile. Jennifer currently works from the agency's office in Wilmington, where she lives with her husband Mike and two daughters, Callie and Ayla.
Kelly oversees the financial direction and success of the agency. She directs all financial planning, and has been an invaluable asset to Sweeney, its clients and its vendor-partners for more than two decades.
Rachel manages the agency’s Denver office and enthusiastically directs all digital and social media initiatives for clients and the agency. She also manages key accounts inspiring a mix of traditional, digital and social marketing strategies.
Kelly Stephens
Kelly Stephens is the agency’s Business Development Director. With 12 years of sales experience in industries ranging from automotive to beauty and financial products, Stephens supports new business development for the agency on a national level. Rooted in sales best practices, her insight is unique to the agency. Kelly lives in Cleveland with her husband Jeff and their Frenchie Lilly.