About Us

Who We Are, What We Do & Why We Do It

Our Mission

At Pepperland, everything we do is driven by our core values of curiosity, creativity, innovation, integrity, passion, and persistence—qualities that form the bedrock of our team, our culture, and the work we do. These qualities enable us to work towards our mission of empowering our clients to take ownership over their sales and marketing efforts

Pepperland Marketing Who We Are

Our Story

Pepperland Marketing is a growth-driven agency located in Cheshire, Connecticut. Founded in 2015, we’ve got deep experience in helping our clients identify and understand the challenges and opportunities their businesses are facing—and in using that understanding to craft sales and marketing strategies that excel.

Whether you are trying to grow traffic to your website, convert visitors into leads, acquire more customers, or simply make better use of your marketing stack, we’ve got the expertise and skill set necessary to help you reach all of your goals.

Industries We Love

At Pepperland Marketing, our ideal client is someone who wants to learn from us as we help them grow traffic to their website, generate qualified leads, and acquire customers—regardless of their industry or niche. We have extensive experience working with clients in the Higher Education, Private and Independent K-12, Manufacturing and Supply Chain, Architecture and Design, and Software as a Service (SaaS) industries, amongst others.

Higher Education

Independent Schools

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Meet the Team

Sean Henri

Founder and CEO

Sean is the Founder and CEO of Pepperland, and acts as the lead strategist on the team. Prior to starting the agency, he held marketing leadership roles across a variety of industry verticals and both B2B and B2C companies.

Tim Stobierski

Senior Content Marketing Specialist

Prior to joining the Pepperland team, Tim worked in the publishing industry, where he sharpened his writing, editing, and storytelling skills, priming him for his role as one of Pepperland’s chief copywriters and content strategists. In his current role, he oversees the creation of content ranging from blog posts and ebooks to pillar pages, email campaigns, and social media. He likes cats, coffee, and writing about money (like a nerd).

Ryan Sylvestre

Inbound Marketing Specialist

Ryan assists in the development of all inbound marketing efforts. He helps to develop content designed to increase traffic and capture leads. He tracks and analyzes all aspects of website traffic, lead capture, and optimization. Identifying and fixing SEO errors has become one of his favorite challenges. We know, it’s nerdy. He has helped produce emerging content strategies and continues to be up to date with emerging marketing trends.

Kelsey Miller

Marketing Research Specialist

Kelsey conducts the research which drives our marketing strategies. From keyword research and content planning to buyer persona and subject matter expert interviews, she finds the evidence we need to make confident, data-driven decisions. Kelsey is focused on the areas of research, content creation, and strategy and takes a supporting role in all inbound marketing efforts. In her free time, you can find her at a local coffee shop or the beach.

Will Purcell

Inbound Marketing Specialist

Will joins the Pepperland team with a background in journalism and broadcasting. In addition to previously covering athletic and political events, he served as the Sports Information Director for Millsaps College and worked with the Kansas City Chiefs during the 2014 season. He helps with all inbound and content efforts at Pepperland and enjoys college football, baseball, coffee, and dogs.

Kayley Blanchard

SEO Apprentice

Kayley is a senior business administration major at Quinnipiac University. At Pepperland, she assists in all SEO efforts, from on-page optimization to link-building outreach. Kayley is also a professional makeup artist and the owner of a bridal makeup business.

Eric Bakken

Paid Media Specialist

Eric manages, measures, and optimizes campaigns across all paid marketing platforms at Pepperland. He has worked within the digital marketing field for over 6 years and has experience managing campaigns across many industries. He enjoys staying up-to-date with digital marketing trends and developing campaign strategies. In his free time, you can find Eric discovering new trails while mountain biking.

Cory Kelley

Web Developer

Cory is a software / web developer with a background in print media and design. He helps the team manage their web presence as well as the maintenance and development of client websites. Cory is an avid college football fan, aspiring game developer and soon to be dad!

Greg Rappa

Graphic Designer

Greg is Pepperland’s graphic designer. With more than 6 years of professional experience in web and print design, he’s passionate about creating engaging visuals and memorable digital experiences that are tailored to a target audience. He focuses on developing user-centric designs that drive action and always align with marketing objectives.

Kelly Henri

Chief People Officer

Kelly keeps the business running behind the scenes with strategy, project management and administrative tasks. In addition to her work with Pepperland, Kelly is mom to two wild and crazy boys, and is a pediatric nurse practitioner.

Kayla Murphy

Inbound Marketing Intern

Kayla is excited to be joining the Pepperland team as an intern and learning the necessary skills in campaign strategies, brand awareness and social media optimization. When she’s not at her internship, she’s working as a graphic designer for a publishing company. She enjoys hiking, photography and creating content.