The heart of Metropolitan Coworking is our members. Our members create the community and atmosphere that make Metropolitan an inspiring place to work.
Matt Hook is co-founder of Metropolitan Coworking. Matt is an excellent educator of all things IT and manages sales and marketing activities for Waident, an IT services support company. Connect with Matt on LinkedIn and Twitter.
Mark McCoy is president and senior architect at information systems consulting company Business Solutions International, Inc. He is also a board member and secretary at OnLight Aurora, a not-for-profit organization providing a fiber optic network to community anchor institutions in Aurora, IL. Connect with Mark on LinkedIn.
Brian Gravelle – Brian is an experienced web application consultant at Business Solutions International, Inc., an information systems consulting company based in Aurora, IL. Brian’s unique talents include being a certified ASP.Net Web Developer and Amazon Web Solutions Architect. As an AWS consultant, he helps developers and companies work more efficiently and cost effectively.
Katrina Steffes is the owner and project manager of SALT, a translation agency. SALT offers professional document translation and telephonic interpretation services in over 75 languages in areas such as legal, medical, scientific, research, and technical. Visit SALT translation services website.
Patrick Smith is Creative Director of C2 Creative Studio. C2 is an integrated creative agency that works with brave clients to craft strategies and design meaningful brand experiences.. Connect with Patrick on LinkedIn.
“We have a fully staffed office in the Loop but we also have several clients in the Aurora, Batavia and Naperville area. We needed a meeting place that could serve as an alternate location when we have client meetings in the Fox Valley area and Metropolitan Coworking space really fits the needs of our team.”
– Patrick Smith, C2 Creative Studio
Mars Manderico is Design Director at C2 Creative Studio, an integrated marketing agency, and is responsible for the creative studio and design standards across all clients. Mars has already lead several initiatives including a recent rebrand for Pogue Construction and HemoLife Medical. Connect with Mars on LinkedIn.
Jason is a digital marketing consultant at Screen Strategy, helping businesses with search engine optimization, AdWords, and WordPress websites. He also exhibits photography and collage work and is a supporter of coworking, local business and art. Connect with Jason on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and JasonDeLancey.com.
Marissa Amoni is founder, editor and publisher of Downtown Auroran Magazine, a quarterly arts and culture magazine. She is also web content editor at Aurora Downtown, a community-based organization dedicated to making Aurora a destination for arts, culture, shopping, entertainment, living and working. Connect on Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.