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Continuous Improvement

Continuous Improvement

Just as our industry is continually evolving and improving, so too is our team. Whether it’s enhancing our services, receiving training from leading industry experts or sponsoring continuing education certifications for our staff– our quest is to find more ways to bring value to our clients.

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Industry Focused

Industry Focused

Our focus on the residential and commercial AV and Security industries enables us to bring custom tailored solutions to our valued clients. Our entire staff lives and breathes all-things AV & Security.

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From Florida with Love

From Florida with Love

Headquartered in Davie, Florida and established in 2007, we are a Florida based marketing agency that serves our customers throughout North America.

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In The Wild

In The Wild

Ongoing team-building activities are a regular part of life at One Firefly. We get together monthly to laugh, eat, and most importantly, have fun!

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Our Team

  • Ron Callis

    Ron Callis

    - CEO -

    Ron Callis, Jr., the founder of One Firefly, is an engineer with tremendous people skills, unbridled energy, and a passion for excellence. With a Mechanical Engineering degree from Virginia Tech under his hood and successful sales career tracks at two innovative, leading technology manufacturers, Lutron and Crestron, the spark was ignited for Ron to build and drive his own high performance business. After helping hundreds of technology service professionals expand their companies with smart home technology, the wheels began turning for Ron to leverage his engineering know-how, assertive sales ingenuity, and industry experience. In 2007 he founded Firefly Design Group (now One Firefly) which has become the leading marketing firm specializing within the integrated technology and security space.

  • Taylor Whipple

    Taylor Whipple

    - Operations Manager -

    As Operations Manager at One Firefly, Taylor is responsible for overseeing the organization's financial and production management as well as human resources. An MBA graduate from Texas Tech University and a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), Taylor spent two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in West Africa before managing operations at several organizations in Los Angeles prior to joining One Firefly. When not glued to spreadsheets and managing various projects, he enjoys playing competitive water polo and supporting Texas Tech Red Raider football.

  • John Baskerville

    John Baskerville

    - Director, of Product -

    As Director of Product at One Firefly, John is principally tasked with the management and deployment of all web efforts, both internal and client facing. John’s career in web spans nearly two decades. Since joining the One Firefly team in 2009, his knowledge and expertise have been tapped to help successfully build up the creative division of One Firefly. In his free time, John enjoys catching up on latest industry news, spending time in the mountains, chillaxing with hippie friends, discovering new delicious vegetarian recipes, or getting some mat-time in with Olympic Wrestlers and Professional MMA Fighters.

  • Melissa Hunsberger

    Melissa Hunsberger

    - Senior Marketing Manager -

    As the Senior Marketing Manager at One Firefly, Melissa is responsible for the management and execution of clients’ integrated digital marketing campaigns. A graduate of Penn State University, Melissa has a background in journalism and emergency preparedness and response. She has freelanced for a number of community newspapers and online publications. Her love of news began in college where she wrote for the school’s daily newspaper. Melissa also studied at the University of Manchester and worked for Channel 5 news station in London. During her free time, Melissa volunteers with the League of Women Voters of Miami-Dade County, encouraging fellow citizens to become more informed and actively participate in government.

  • Michelle de Carion

    Michelle de Carion

    - Content Manager -

    As a Content Manager at One Firefly, Michelle de Carion is responsible for supporting One Firefly clients by producing engaging web content in the form of blogs, press releases, social media updates, newsletters and case studies. With a bachelor’s degree in communications, Michelle has drafted hundreds of blogs over the span of her career in journalism and marketing for 8 years. She specializes in creating creative copy for all digital marketing platforms. Michelle joined the One Firefly team in 2014. She spends her free time swing dancing and volunteering with the Fort Lauderdale dance organization, Swing Out South Florida.

  • Kendall Clark

    Kendall Clark

    - Lead Web Designer -

    As Lead Web Designer at One Firefly, Kendall is focused on producing premium websites for clients and providing leadership focus for the web department. After graduating from Florida State University with degrees in both Computer Science and Studio Art, Kendall joined the One Firefly team in 2014. Since her start, she has assisted in developing 2 new models in the Mercury Collection and has earned Google Analytics Individual Qualification. Outside of her role at One Firefly, Kendall enjoys running half marathons and spending time with her dog, Cooper.

  • Cody McGowan

    Cody McGowan

    - Content Manager -

    As a Content Manager at One Firefly, Cody is responsible for supporting One Firefly clients by producing engaging web content in the form of blogs, press releases, social media updates, newsletters and case studies. After graduating from Florida Atlantic University with a degree in Multimedia Studies, he spent time serving coffee and writing for various lifestyle blogs across the web. An avid reader, movie buff and TV nerd, he found his calling as a marketing copywriter because it combines his passions for both visual media and the written word.

  • Vanessa Stewart

    Vanessa Stewart

    - Accounting Assistant -

    As the Accounting Assistant at One Firefly, Vanessa plays an integral role in supporting the Operations department. She is responsible for completing a range of financial, administrative and logistical functions across a number of different business units. Vanessa graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a bachelor’s degree in Quantitative Economics and Decision Sciences. Vanessa joined the One Firefly team in 2014, bringing with her nearly two decades of experience in accounting and office administration. When not crunching numbers, she enjoys watching sports, listening to music and spending time with her family.

     

  • Elizabeth Hodapp

    Elizabeth Hodapp

    - Production Manager -

    As Production Manager at One Firefly, Elizabeth manages the successful completion of all projects within One Firefly's Creative department, meticulously monitoring the status of each project, working to ensure production team is meeting appropriate deadlines and that projects are on target.

  • Debora Rubi

    Debora Rubi

    - Content Manager -

    As a Content Manager at One Firefly, Debora is responsible for supporting One Firefly clients by producing engaging web content in the form of blogs, press releases, social media updates, newsletters and case studies. Debora graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in Communications Studies and Political Science and worked as a sports editor before joining One Firefly in 2015. When not in the office, Debora spends most of her time watching sports –particularly soccer—and cuddling with her adorable lab terrier mix, Holly.

  • Kenrick Darby

    Kenrick Darby

    - Web Designer -

    As Web Designer at One Firefly, Kenrick is focused on producing premium websites for clients, and configuring sites with best in class SEO for search engine performance. With a background of building websites for Hilton and Trump Hotels, Kenrick is always trying to stay up to date on the next design trend and discipline. When he’s not working, Kenrick is spending time relaxing with his family, video games and studying.

     

  • Rachel Barnett

    Rachel Barnett

    - Content Manager -

    As a Content Manager at One Firefly, Rachel is responsible for supporting One Firefly clients by producing engaging web content in the form of blogs, press releases, social media updates, newsletters and case studies. Rachel has a Bachelor of Arts in English and Journalism from Texas State University and several years of experience with online marketing and writing. When not typing away at her computer, Rachel spends her time playing with her overly energetic Shih Tzu, board gaming with friends, and cooking the best chicken pot pie you’ve ever tasted.

  • Sophie Kaineg

    Sophie Kaineg

    - Content Manager -

    As a Content Manager at One Firefly, Sophie is responsible for supporting One Firefly clients by producing engaging web content in the form of blogs, press releases, social media updates, newsletters and case studies. Sophie graduated from The University of Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature. After hours, Sophie spends her time reading, painting, and trying out new culinary delights.

  • Miguel Cruz

    Miguel Cruz

    - Video Producer | Graphic Designer -

    As a Video Producer|Graphic Designer at One Firefly, Miguel is responsible for supporting One Firefly clients by producing and designing UIU video libraries galleries and collateral materials including but not limited to direct-mail pieces, flyers, logos and brochures. Miguel has a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from Universidad Iberoamericana and has several years of experience with graphic design and video editing. When not rendering videos, Miguel likes to go to the movies, play the guitar and hang out with friends.

  • Stephanie Mesa

    Stephanie Mesa

    - Client Support Associate -

    As Client Support Associate at One Firefly, Stephanie is responsible for helping with the Lead Concierge service. Along with interacting with clients, she assists with some administrative related duties for content production like posting blogs and communicating with clients. Stephanie is a senior in her current university at Florida International University studying English Literature. On her free-time, Stephanie enjoys working on personal projects that vary from making videos to reviewing books. If she’s not reading or writing up new story ideas, you can find her sifting through articles and forums to make sure she’s always in the know with what’s going on around her.

  • Cameron Howitt

    Cameron Howitt

    - Traffic Manager -

    As Traffic Manager at One Firefly, Cameron is responsible for managing the flow of projects through the production process. He is meticulously monitoring the status of each project and is also reviewing processes and procedure to improve the production pipeline. Cameron has experience managing teams in multiple industries always with the aim of improving efficiencies and process. When not sitting behind a computer pouring over data Cameron spends his time on his bicycle, hiking trails with his family, or exploring new recipes in the kitchen.

Kenrick Darby

Who has the cutest dog in the One Firefly office?

"I'm not taking sides."


Taylor Whipple

What's The One Item You Would Want With You On A Deserted Island?

"A desalination device so I could drink seawater."


Michelle de Carion

What Type Of Car Represents Your Personality Best?

"1957 Chevy Bel Aire in Mint Green. I love those fins!"

Cody McGowan

Is A Hot Dog A Sandwich?

"Three general rules of correctness for everyday life:

1) Mac and cheese shall be eaten with a fork. Only heathens use a spoon. 2) Ice cream is great. Cake is wonderful. Ice cream cake is a crime against humanity. 3) A hot dog is not, nor ever shall be, a sandwich"


Melissa Hunsberger

If Hollywood made a movie about your life, whom would you like to see play the lead role?

"You're gonna have to wait for my answer, I'm on vacation..."

Kendall Clark

Which Is More Logical To Follow, Your Heart Or Your Head?

"If we are talking strictly logic, then your head"

Deby

What Mythical Create Would You Want As A Pet?

"My college roommate and I used to have a running joke that there was always a unicorn watching us when we pulled all-nighters, judging us for our lack of management skills (this is what happens when you don't get enough sleep). I figure I could get one and have it be my office unicorn to keep me on point while I'm at work."

Vanessa

Which Celebrity Do You Get Mistaken For?

"Shari Headley (Coming To America)"


Elizabeth

Describe yourself in just three words.

"Real recognize real"


Rachel

What Is The First Thing You Learned To Cook?

"Ramen. I'm sophisticated like that.

…I have since expanded my culinary skills to include pizza rolls in the microwave"


John Baskerville

If you were given $100k to open an amusement park, what kind of amusement park would you build?

"An amusement park where every race, gender, orientation, religion, and nationality would bring their children to play. Parents NOT allowed inside, but required to observe on the periphery. Voilà! All the world’s problems solved! The first problems to tackle are... 1.) Slow cell network data speeds, it’s unbearable, I can’t take it. 2.) A way to prevent people from taking photos and videos from their phone in vertical/portrait view; it is truly one of the world’s greatest ills."


Ron Callis

What Is Your Favorite Hobby?

"Mentoring high school robotics students at FRC Team 4592."


Cameron Howitt

Favorite Alcoholic Or Non-Alcoholic Drink?

"Adult: Imperial IPA, Before 5pm: Coffee"


  • Kenrick Darby

    Who has the cutest dog in the One Firefly office?

    "I'm not taking sides."


  • Taylor Whipple

    What's The One Item You Would Want With You On A Deserted Island?

    "A desalination device so I could drink seawater."


  • Michelle de Carion

    What Type Of Car Represents Your Personality Best?

    "1957 Chevy Bel Aire in Mint Green. I love those fins!"

  • Cody McGowan

    Is A Hot Dog A Sandwich?

    "Three general rules of correctness for everyday life:

    1) Mac and cheese shall be eaten with a fork. Only heathens use a spoon. 2) Ice cream is great. Cake is wonderful. Ice cream cake is a crime against humanity. 3) A hot dog is not, nor ever shall be, a sandwich"


  • Melissa Hunsberger

    If Hollywood made a movie about your life, whom would you like to see play the lead role?

    "You're gonna have to wait for my answer, I'm on vacation..."

  • Kendall Clark

    Which Is More Logical To Follow, Your Heart Or Your Head?

    "If we are talking strictly logic, then your head"

  • Deby

    What Mythical Create Would You Want As A Pet?

    "My college roommate and I used to have a running joke that there was always a unicorn watching us when we pulled all-nighters, judging us for our lack of management skills (this is what happens when you don't get enough sleep). I figure I could get one and have it be my office unicorn to keep me on point while I'm at work."

  • Vanessa

    Which Celebrity Do You Get Mistaken For?

    "Shari Headley (Coming To America)"


  • Elizabeth

    Describe yourself in just three words.

    "Real recognize real"


  • Rachel

    What Is The First Thing You Learned To Cook?

    "Ramen. I'm sophisticated like that.

    …I have since expanded my culinary skills to include pizza rolls in the microwave"


  • John Baskerville

    If you were given $100k to open an amusement park, what kind of amusement park would you build?

    "An amusement park where every race, gender, orientation, religion, and nationality would bring their children to play. Parents NOT allowed inside, but required to observe on the periphery. Voilà! All the world’s problems solved! The first problems to tackle are... 1.) Slow cell network data speeds, it’s unbearable, I can’t take it. 2.) A way to prevent people from taking photos and videos from their phone in vertical/portrait view; it is truly one of the world’s greatest ills."


  • Ron Callis

    What Is Your Favorite Hobby?

    "Mentoring high school robotics students at FRC Team 4592."


  • Cameron Howitt

    Favorite Alcoholic Or Non-Alcoholic Drink?

    "Adult: Imperial IPA, Before 5pm: Coffee"


    Becoming A Team

    Continual Improvement

    We take quality pretty seriously. We partner with our customers, representing them through their marketing activities. We are their voice, speaking through their website, blogs, email marketing, social media or print marketing activities. Because of this, we keep up to date on new products, technologies and industry trends, regardless of how fast the target is moving. As a result, we have the best trained marketing team in the industry, well positioned to advance our clients’ marketing agendas. Additionally, we regularly sponsor continuing education opportunities for our team such as obtaining professional certifications that will help them grow in their careers and provide our clients with even greater value.



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    Industry Focused

    Our founder, Ron Callis, has now been in the custom integration market for 17 years. His business partner, Federico Bausone has been in the industry for more than 30 years. This experience has resulted in a focused attention to service the residential and commercial AV and security markets with a fervor and accuracy that is unmatched. We have hired and pointed talented, writers, graphic designers, web designers, and marketing professionals at this industry with one focus, to help it grow!

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    From Florida with Love

    Though most of our team calls sunny South Florida home, the industry-focused solutions that we provide are not bound by any geography. In fact, the team regularly travels across the country for various tradeshows, meetings with clients and industry events. That being said, no one based in our Davie, Florida office is complaining about the weather in December.



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    In The Wild

    Who says work can’t be also be fun? We make sure to have a fun team event scheduled every month where the agenda can include mini-golfing, bowling or local sporting events. Our team has a great time exploring the activities, sports and food that South Florida offers.



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