Strong roots. Fresh ideas.
Meet our leadership team.
What we DO
We are planners, trainers, and doers within the areas of branding, marketing communications, video, engagement, strategic planning, public relations, innovation, partnership building, professional development and fundraising support.
Why we are DIFFERENT
We are passionate about our work and that of our clients.
We are committed to making a difference (see our Mission below).
We thrive on learning and gaining knowledge.
We are intuitive and insightful.
We are strategic and creative.
We take ownership of our work.
We enjoy laughs and wine.
What we ARE
We are a tight-knit team. We are innovators who are grounded. Storytellers and crisis responders. Big-picture thinkers with extraordinary focus. Strategically driven while creatively led.
What we are NOT
We are not an advertising agency, a marketing firm, a PR company, a design firm, or a digital agency. We are all of those. And SO MUCH MORE.
Our Mission and Values
We always strive for knowledge, collaboration, respect and equity in all levels of our work; and creativity, strategy and conscience in all our solutions.
Social responsibility, transparency, innovation, immersion, vibrancy, purpose, intellect, empathy, respect, creativity, knowledge, passion, versatility and fun.
Doing Our Part
We commit over 60% our portfolio to clients who work against systems that are designed to alienate and discriminate against minorities and those living in poverty, including education, housing/homelessness, hunger and healthcare. We are tenaciously committed to supporting inclusive initiatives that effectively work toward socially just and fair outcomes, and equitable opportunities for success for ALL people.
So What Do We Do Again?
We partner with our clients to build upon their strengths, turn challenges into opportunities, and to make a difference. We work with them to uncover and tell their best stories. Everything – at every step – is an opportunity to learn, to articulate your message, engage your customers, promote your brand, and to encourage people to take action.
We produce brands that sing your song, strategies that seize opportunities, partnerships that add value, teams that are strong, and tactics that are highly effective and measurable. And, yes, we do have quite a bit of fun – and some wine – along the way.
We love creative work. We make the most fantabulous, award-winning videos, websites, and designs.
We thrive in change. We help you create, manage and embrace change for powerful results.
Imaj is a fully certified WBE and DBE in RI and MA.
Jami Ouellette MorseIMAJ FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT
Jami Ouellette Morse founded Imaj in 1986. In 34 years, she has built extensive experience in marketing, communications, partnership development and branding and serves as our Creative and Brand Director. Throughout the years, Jami has been recognized internationally with over 70 awards for strategy, creative work, branding, and marketing excellence, and has received numerous recognition awards from non profits she supports including: The Children’s Crusade Friend to Children Award; The College Crusade’s Partner in Philanthropy; The College Crusade Honorary Board Member Excellence Award; and The Meeting Street Walter Cryan Award.
Jeff MorseVICE PRESIDENT, DIGITAL MEDIA, RENAISSANCE MAN
As the Imaj Vice President of Digital Media, Jeff manages all digital marketing initiatives including web and app development, photography and video, as well as analytics, marketing metrics and web & social media metrics, for programs we develop on behalf of our clients. Outside of the office, Jeff’s six children take turns reminding him of his tenuous grasp on sanity. Before Imaj, Jeff was Controller and Vice President of Finance for Adheris, Inc., a Massachusetts based company that pioneered the prescription drug compliance business. His work with Adheris included all accounting, financial planning, sales and business development, and data analytics, as well as development and testing of the ground-breaking software created to intelligently track and analyze prescription drug patient behavior.
Patti MelaragnoSENIOR COMMUNICATIONS STRATEGIST
Patti has been working with Imaj in several capacities for twenty-five years, a client, a partner, and a member of the Imaj team. A senior marketing communications professional with over 35 years of experience in marketing and marketing communications, Patti’s expertise in developing and executing strategic marketing plans that creatively and effectively maximize resources has helped organizations in healthcare and education achieve their marketing goals, enhance their brand, and build loyalty. While with Rhode Island Hospital and Lifespan, she led the marketing communications campaign that gained Hasbro Children’s Hospital an international reputation.
Jennifer AllisonSENIOR STRATEGIST AND FACILITATOR
Jennifer is an experienced, client-focused professional dedicated to addressing the unique development needs of individuals, organizations, systems and communities. Jennifer possesses significant expertise in talent identification, talent development, leadership development, performance management and organizational development consulting. Her skills include competency development through competency-based training, small and large group facilitation and human resource management. Jennifer possesses the ability to influence individual and organizational performance and direction. This is demonstrated through a strong track record in the successful design and delivery of high-quality management and organizational development programs designed to align with and drive the key business initiatives of client organizations. Demonstrated value and relevance has been honed through a solid portfolio of experience across a diverse array of industries and sectors.
James FiskeVIDEOGRAPHER AND TECHNICIAN
Even throughout his years in high school, James always had a video camera in his hand. He enrolled at the University of Rhode Island as a Marketing Major, but as he rediscovered his love for video production and communications, he left with two degrees in Film/Media and Public Relations. Since college, he has worn many hats. He’s helped organize live concerts for the legendary Rhode Island radio station 95.5 WBRU and celebrated some of the world's most important nature documentaries as a Producer for multiple Jackson Wild Summits in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Alongside shooting and editing a couple of award-winning short videos for Imaj Associates, he’s also found time to produce and edit various virtual award shows for both the globally respected Jackson Wild Media Awards and the United Nations World Wildlife Film Showcase.
Katie WetherbyART DIRECTOR
Katie is a creative designer with over twenty years’ experience in developing engaging and innovative digital and print designs for clients in a broad range of industries. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal communication abilities. She is highly skilled in client and vendor relations. Katie is a passionate and inventive creator, accustomed to performing in deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget requirements. She successfully manages and coordinates graphic design projects from concept through completion. She works with clients to create a vision, conceive designs and consistently meets tight deadlines. She is highly adept at visual strategy, layout development, branding and print.
Greta LibbeyACCOUNT MANAGER MARKETING SPECIALIST
Greta Libbey is a senior marketing executive who has worked for and with some of the top media organizations around the world. She has been in the media and marketing industry for nearly 27 years. Throughout her career, Greta has produced creative marketing partnerships for several leading brands such as H&M, Wells Fargo, Chase, Ford, Google, and many more. Before joining Imaj, Greta was the Senior Business-to-Business Marketing Manager at the ANA (Association of National Advertisers) in New York City. Her responsibilities included developing strategic marketing sponsorships/partnerships and producing the annual B-to-B Awards program. Prior to that, Greta was the Associate Marketing Manager for Audible's Original Content Development team, a division of Audible that produces and publishes Original Audiobooks by well known and upcoming authors (think Netflix Originals, only by Audible but it is an audiobook). Prior to that, Greta was an Integrated Marketing Manager at NBCUniversal.