carina ost

Prolific Marketing Communications Leader 
& Content Strategist 
 Santa Barbara, California 
Hospitality &  Travel  |   Restaurants  |    CEO &   Lifestyle Brands

  • Bold marketing leader who partners gracefully with C-suite team members while staying connected to consumers to design multi-channel marketing campaigns that shake the industry and demand attention.          
  • World traveler, foodie, and voracious writer with 5 years of food writing and restaurant critiques as a regular contributor to major metropolitan alt-weekly papers in San Francisco and Miami.     
  • Strong entrepreneurial spirit coupled with MBA; able to spin gold out of shoestring budgets and gracefully squeeze a refreshing glass of lemonade out of any situation.  
  • Powerful combination of corporate work, startup entrepreneurship,  nonprofit and agency experience.
  • I absolutely loved working with Carina. She came to the table with professionalism, passion and an open mind, which were all so critical during the quick changing environment of a startup.
    Jeanne Lam
  • She has a talent for words, but is equally at home creating and running an entire marketing campaign. 
    Ryan Shane
  • She has especially keen insights into the food community understanding how to build trust between merchants and consumers within social media platforms. Carina is a very hard worker and always managed assignments with a creative flair for solving problems no matter how big or small. 
    Danny Socolof