Paveya is a HubSpot certified digital marketing agency specializing in web development and internet marketing services. Paveya’s senior management has over 20 years of experience in small business, real estate, home building, new homes sales, the vacation rental industry, and more. Our core marketing team contributes over 50 years of combined marketing and web development experience. Our extended technical team contributes over 80 years of technology experience, allowing Paveya to provide clients the latest information technology solutions to enhance their marketing campaigns.
Paveya’s Core Marketing Team
Raju Uppalapati, CEO – Raju Uppalapati is a highly successful entrepreneur with first-hand sales and marketing experience in many industries. Raju has lead several successful small to medium-sized businesses in the marketing, technology, real estate, vacation rental and hospitality industries over the last twenty years. He served as CEO for 16 years to a premier luxury real estate and construction company on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, assisting in construction of over 2,000 luxury homes and development of many prestigious communities. Additionally, Raju founded a successful luxury vacation rental company on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and served as CEO for nine years. In his experience as CEO for both vacation rental and realty companies, Raju has managed over 60 sales professionals who have sold over 1 billion dollars in real estate under his management. Additionally, Raju developed and invested in two branded hotels in North Carolina.
After bringing great success to his own businesses, Raju applied his sales and marketing experience to help the Paveya team. Now, Raju leads a talented team of marketing and technology professionals who help small and medium-sized companies take their business to the next level.
Grateful for his success, Raju is a dedicated philanthropist and has resided on many charitable and professional boards to improve wellness, education and outreach to local and international communities. Raju holds an MBA from Wright State University, a Masters in International Management from the University of Texas, and a post graduate diploma in Computer Applications from Pragathi Computer Center in India.
Brett McIntyre, Web/Creative Director – Brett McIntyre contributes two decades of web development and Internet marketing experience – 20 years in graphic design, 10 years in web development, and 8 years in SEO, social media, and inbound marketing. Brett combines his unique set of technical coding skills and marketing creativity to produce websites that both look great and increase traffic and sales. With a Bachelor’s degree in Visual Art, Brett has created effective websites for businesses large and small in various industries including real estate, vacation rentals, retail, hospitality, restaurants, and more. Brett’s web development specialties include ecommerce shopping carts like X-Cart, as well as industry-specific software integration. Brett is also a HubSpot certified marketing professional with years of experience implementing HubSpot software for inbound marketing. Google certified, Brett provides expert analysis of website performance to help develop the most effective customized website and internet marketing strategies for clients.
Lori Aitkenhead, Digital Marketing Manager – Lori Aitkenhead’s decade of marketing experience includes Internet marketing, traditional marketing, advertising and public relations. With a Master’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communications, she has marketed for diverse industries, including vacation rental and real estate companies, resorts, telecommunications, and more. She has also worked for businesses of all sizes, including large international and Fortune 500 companies. As a HubSpot-certified professional, Lori has spent years effectively implementing social media marketing, search engine optimization, content marketing, email marketing and other crucial online marketing channels for many successful clients. She has also been published in several major online industry publications, including SmartBlogs.com. Lori has also been invited to speak about effective internet marketing strategies for several groups of professionals and business students, including Sales and Marketing Executives International (SMEI) and The College of William & Mary’s “Cyberposium.” A knowledgeable, results-driven Internet marketing professional, Lori focuses on creating integrated, measurable online strategies that turn web users into sales.
Lynn Black, Digital Marketing Assistant – With eight years of marketing experience and a B.A. in History, Lynn is an excellent writer and communicator who knows how to convey and promote a brand’s compelling story through social media, blogging, and content marketing. Lynn has contributed to successful marketing campaigns for many industries including home builders, real estate, vacation rentals, retail, construction, and more. Lynn is a HubSpot certified marketing professional and has been published in several industry publications, including HotelNewsResource.com. Lynn spends her days implementing customized social media strategies, writing compelling blog posts, assisting the Paveya team, and providing impeccable client service.
Abby Stewart, Digital Marketing Assistant – Abby Stewart is a professional writer with seven years of content writing experience. She is also a Certified HubSpot Professionals and holds a B.A. in English with a concentration in Professional Writing. Abby was a contributing writer for The New York Times Company / Star-News and has been published in major journals such as Inside Business and the Greater Wilmington Business Journal. Abby spends her days implementing strategic content marketing plans to generate website traffic, increase leads and grow the business of Paveya clients.
Paveya’s Extended Marketing Team
In addition to these core team members, Paveya includes a support team of highly skilled marketing professionals. Members of this team provide advanced web development, search engine optimization and social media marketing experience. Their expertise includes Google products, HubSpot marketing automation software, .php and .NET programming. The team implements crucial marketing plans to help ensure client strategies are successful.