Our Team

We are a nimble marketing agency with a team of seasoned PR, Advertising, Design and Web Design pros that provide a combination of integrated marketing services to help you connect with your target market and achieve business results.

Matt McGinnis

President & Founder
Certified Sommelier, Certified Specialist of Wine,
Certified Specialist of Spirits, and WSET Advanced

Armed with 25+ years of global marketing experience in both corporate and agency roles, Matt took the entrepreneurial leap in 2014 to follow his passion for the beverage industry by starting Big Thirst Marketing. Striking the balance between the strategic approach of the Fortune 500 marketing world with credible and passionate understanding of the beverage industry, he has a unique ability to navigate the specific nuances of the alcohol world.

Before starting Big Thirst Marketing, Matt achieved marketing results for world leading brands in the U.S. and Europe as an Executive Vice President & Managing Director for Cohn & Wolfe and as Marketing Director for Dell.

The Big Thirst Marketing Team

Suzanne McGinnis

Suzanne McGinnis

Creative Director

Tara Guthrie

Tara Guthrie

Marketing Director

Lauren Wylie

Lauren Wylie

Web Designer & Digital Advertising

Daniela DeSuta

Daniela DeSuta

PR & Social Media Manager

Logan Lloyd

Logan Lloyd

Graphic Designer

Jennifer Swanson

Jennifer Swanson

Public Relations Manager

Our Clients