Stacy Cashiola is a brand and media strategist with over 15 years of experience. A seasoned hybrid marketer, Stacy has talent in building brand positioning and the development and execution of holistic marketing strategies with a mind towards customer experience to drive success. Comfortable across digital and traditional media channels, social, PR, reputation management, and influencer marketing, she has a seasoned eye towards driving positive business results and revenue.
Not one to shy away from a challenge, her latest, and possibly greatest accomplishment, is assimilating her fiancé’s dachshunds, Oliver and Martin, with her cat, Max. When not refereeing her animals, Stacy enjoys cooking, ziplining, and playing comedian to her pleasantly accommodating friends and family.
To say that Natalie Blazei is detailed oriented would be an understatement of massive proportions. Her brain thinks in spreadsheets and she is a multi-tasking wizard. Natalie graduated from Texas A&M in 2005 with a Masters of Science in Accounting with a tax focus. With almost 14 years of accounting and finance experience she has a real way with numbers.
STACY CASHIOLA, MEDIA STRATEGIST
NATALIE BLAZEI, FINANCE WIZARD
STEVEN LEEPER, FOUNDER & CEO
Steven Leeper is the founder of Matchstick, which envisions a modern workforce that has a heart—where people are valued, respected, and appreciated. He has spent the last 18 years in the marketing, creative, and recruiting fields. He has worked on some interesting brands including Southwest Airlines, Texas Tourism, Sprint, and Oscar Mayer. In fact, his first job out of college was PR and Driver of the World Famous Oscar Mayer Wienermobile. Active in the Houston community and a long time board member of the AMA Houston chapter, Steven has built Matchstick out of his unique ability and passion for matching the perfect person for the right project.
Glenn Taylor, a certified leadership coach, is devoted to helping people become high-impact leaders. He's passionate about coaching rising leaders and entrepreneurs to adopt a more courageous, human, and connected presence. He specializes in communication, emotional intelligence, authenticity, creative and playful leadership, personal presence, and team performance.
Glenn isn't your typical coach. He believes working with a coach shouldn’t feel formal, gimmicky, or artificial. Clients find him approachable, authentic, curious, and focused, which helps them explore new possibilities while getting concrete results. He's also a jazz pianist, swing dancer, sci-fi/fantasy fan, and enjoys performing the occasional magic trick.
Jessica coordinates and executes Matchstick's social media. In former lives, this flexible creative has worked in areas as diverse as public relations, copywriting, and digital marketing strategy. She holds a B.A. in Communications from Trinity University in San Antonio, and in her down time, enjoys reading, running, and really good TexMex.