The fattest bird story:
Fat Bird was founded in 2020 after founder Janey Hawley’s full-time job fell victim to the pandemic related recession. Always the innovator, Janey quickly got to work creating her own marketing company to support several local businesses that remained open.
What is fat bird? According to Urban Dictionary, it’s a Phrase shouted to announce your desire for a reaction from random people, indicating a need to change the balance of positivity. At the Fat Bird, we strive to shake things up as we garner enthusiastic attention for your brand.
For over a decade, Janey has created all things branding and marketing for several high-end and large restaurant groups. She began her career in Oklahoma City as a Marketing Manager for a raw vegan restaurant concept. She later moved to California, where she perfected her sales skills as an event manager. Janey moved to Colorado in 2017 and has created content for several area clients. Her loyalty to customers and passion for their brands has built many lifelong partnerships and friendships. Janey’s love for her work comes from meeting and exceeding her client’s marketing and branding. In her free time, she likes to ski, hike, run with her dogs, and watch all the good shows.
Herder of Helpless People
Lisa keeps Fat Bird running, and ensures everything and everyone is functioning as they should. She has a passion for organizing and owns all things related to operations, office management, project management, and administration. She graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma in 2011 with her degree in Business Management. Outside of office hours, she enjoys running, hiking, paddle boarding, as well as spending time with her husband and fur babies.
Jill of All Trades
Megan’s passionate love for copy curating is evident in her creativity and precision with the tiniest of details to the largest of pictures. She would find the worm that escaped feeding time 3 hours later buried deep in the nest with relentless effort and ease. Megan obtained her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Marketing & Management in 2012 from The Art Institute of CA - San Francisco. In her free time, she enjoys hunting down deals at Goodwill, HIIT training, and crafting & organizing everything.
Aspiring Novelist and Rockstar Copywriter
Andra is a blog writer and editor. She makes sure everything is spelled correctly and sounds flocking fabulous! She graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2008 with her degree in Elementary Education. She still teaches 3rd grade in Oklahoma. When she is not blog writing, editing, or teaching, she enjoys playing board games, reading books, and spending time with her friends, husband, and two cats Pip and Dash.
Social Media Siren
Maddie’s creativity shines in her design work and in her im-peck-able product photography. Her experience with social media keeps her up to date on all the latest trends. Maddie received her Bachelor of Arts in Advertising with a Minor in Fine Arts in 2020 from The University of Oklahoma. In her free time, you can find her working on her latest crochet project, scanning the racks of a thrift store, or spending time with friends & family.
Design Intern & Social Media Addict
Corey is social media savvy with a passion for writing and storytelling. She will graduate from the University of Oklahoma in 2022 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship and Venture Management with a Minor in Marketing. In her free time, you can find her at the gym, trying out new recipes in the kitchen, or curled up with a book in one hand and coffee in the other.