Friday, December 14, 2018


Meaghan Brophy

Meaghan Brophy, Editor
Meaghan Brophy is an Editor for Sumner Communications, parent company of the Merchandiser magazines. With a M.S. in Publishing from Pace University, she has a broad knowledge of the publishing industry and passion for polished editorial. Before joining Sumner Communications, Meaghan has worked in content marketing, and business management.

Lisa Evans

Lisa Evans, Editorial/Audience Development Director
Lisa Evans is the Editorial / Audience Development Director for Sumner Communications, parent company of the Merchandiser magazine group and A publishing industry veteran of 25 years, Lisa has been responsible for every area of magazine fulfillment, circulation, production, and marketing for both B2C and B2B publications. Lisa contributes regularly to the Merchandiser magazines and helps define the editorial direction of upcoming issues.

Kristina Morgan

Krystina Morgan, Staff Writer, Digital Media and Marketing Associate
Krystina Morgan is the Digital Media and Marketing Associate for Sumner Communications, the parent company of Independent Retailer Krystina is a recent grad of Southern Connecticut State University. Most of her writings were published in the Valley Independent Sentinel, New Haven Independent, and her campus’ paper, the Southern News. She enjoys playing video games and staying out of the sun.

Jon Vanzile

Jon VanZile
Jon VanZile is a freelance writer and reporter based in South Florida. His writing has appeared in national media properties including Crane’s B2B Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Newsday, Los Angeles Times, South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Better Homes & Gardens publications, and many others.