Principal, Senior Creative Director
Marilyn Trent started with little more than a Bachelor of Fine Arts, her creative talent, tenacity and commitment to satisfying the design needs of her clients when she first started Trent Creative in 1991. Over the past two decades she has turned that business into a successful, full service brand development and interactive and print design agency while simultaneously raising two daughters and acting as a catalyst for positive social and ecological change in her community.
Marilyn is a certified brand strategist and is responsible for her clients overall strategic branding and marketing strategies. She works with the Art Director's in both print and interactive to ensure that the highest quality agency copy and creative are consistently delivered for maximum results. She also helps clients discover the best way to turn abstract goals into concrete deliverables and makes sure that a constructive working relationship is established between the client and assigned production team.
Marilyn gives three or more branding presentations to groups of business owners throughout the region each year and serves on two boards—the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Rochester Downtown Development Authority.