Mike Casson, President and CEO
Mr. Casson has served as Chief Executive Officer since the Company’s inception and as President and CEO of Casson Media Group, Inc. and its predecessor company since its founding in 1975. He has over 35 years’ experience working with a multitude of financial services firms, public and private companies plus national and international marketers of business to business and consumer products and services. Using fundamentally sound, proven and strategically positioned financial communications, advertising, marketing and media campaigns, he has developed an extensive and impressive list of clients in numerous market sectors.
Mr. Casson received his BBA in marketing from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, where he also attended graduate school. He has held several securities licenses and was a Registered Investment Advisor and equity partner in a privately owned FINRA member firm.
Scott Casson, Vice President
Mr. Casson has been employed with Casson Media Group, Insight Communications’ parent company since 1999. In addition to his sales and marketing support functions for Insight, he serves as president of American Direct Marketing Services (ADMS), a database information sales and direct marketing campaign management firm.
Mr. Casson received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Westminster College, in Fulton, Missouri.
Anita L. Mills, Due Diligence/Research Advisor
Ms. Mills has been associated with the securities industry since 1981. Her experience includes owning and operating general securities broker-dealers, providing compliance consulting and investment evaluation expertise to the investment community and assisting client companies in setting up investor relations and operations departments.
Prior to her entry into the securities industry, Ms. Mills worked for an independent oil and gas company as business manager and with a resort/land developer, performing feasibility studies for new business ventures as well as conducting corporate marketing research programs. She has held securities principal’s licenses (in the areas of general securities, financial and operations, options and municipal securities) and has held an investment adviser representative’s registration.
Ms. Mills earned her A.B. degree from the University of California at Davis, majoring in criminal justice research/statistics.
Doug Harrison, Chief Technology Advisor
Mr. Harrison attended the University of Texas at Arlington, pursuing a degree in Computer Science. He has over 20 years experience in sales, management and advertising, and has worked with two major retail optical chains, Eye Care Centers of America, inc. and Lens Crafters, to develop and implement marketing and promotional campaigns, conduct training seminars, and coordinate new sales programs, systems setup and computer network integration.
Mr. Harrison joined Casson Media Group, Inc. the parent of Insight Communications in 2000. He contributed to the planning, development and implementation of the Company’s database platform, developed and executed numerous integrated digital marketing strategies for a wide variety of corporate clients and provided technical support for the holding company’s multiple business units. Mr. Harrison continues to assist the Company as an independent technology consultant.
David Muir, Online Marketing Advisor and Website Development
Mr. Muir, the president & founder of Element Code, is an accomplished developer and enterpriser with a wealth of experience in creating, managing, and maturing online applications for everything from specialized niche markets to high-traffic fanfare websites. Since 1996, he has been utilizing new technologies and methodologies to facilitate integrated marketing campaigns and operational strategies, especially pertaining to online digital solutions. His specialties include: website development, website hosting, application development, systems integration, email campaign management and SEO.
Prior to 1996, Mr. Muir worked with Temerlin McClain, a major advertising agency, providing creative marketing solutions for clients such as Bell Helicopter, American Airlines, Invisalign and Match.com. Mr. Muir attended Texas A&M University, majoring in business management.