Meet the Team

All Forward Approach Marketing team members bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to FAM, each person making the whole stronger, smarter and more efficient. The team is united by ethics, passion for our clients, their brands and an overwhelming love of all things delicious.

Adella, Owner/Client Whisperer

Guerrilla marketing specialist, Adella, is the owner of Forward Approach Marketing. With over 20 years experience at the forefront of public relations, Adella extends her knowledge and savvy to ethical companies and individuals in need of growing and refining their brand.  Under her direction, FAM goes beyond traditional public relation services to offer multi-faceted marketing plans to maximize media, trade, and consumer exposure. In order to help evolving industries continue to shift social perception, Adella is austerely selective of FAM’s roster and only takes on clients with aligning values. Boasting a plethora of marketing awards between them, FAM’s clients span most facets of sexual health and general wellness, including fitness products, influencers, performers, directors, studios, social platforms, novelty and lingerie manufacturers, plus award shows and expositions.

Beverly, Project Manager/Event Director

Beverly is blessed with mad skills. With a degree in communication from Loyola Marymount University and over a decade of experience in Real Estate marketing, the SoCal native is having a blast learning all of the various nuances of all of the different industries FAM covers. Beverly manages each client’s unique marketing plan, ensuring every aspect from social media to press releases and pitching are completed on schedule. Beverly also serves as FAM’s event director, working with vendors and checklists to organize smooth, efficient red carpets, premieres, meetings, charity events, and more.


Ethical, kind, beautiful, as well as the company’s BEST problem solver, Beverly is a vital member of the Forward Approach Marketing team and an example of a strong, independent woman who embraces life.

Anna, Social Media/Ambassador Program Guru

Anna is the social media guru of FAM. With a degree in communication from Cal State Long Beach, she oversees everything social media related, in addition to research, brainstorms, logging media coverage, SEO stuff, and contributing to the overall organization of the team. She’s been with Forward Approach Marketing for at least 3 years and came to us by way of Sweden.

Cody, Publicity and Social Media Executive

A graduate of Portland State University, and with a degree in film, Cody has mad creative skills ranging from screenwriter to producer to videographer, and everything in between. If you need help on a project, you can always count on Cody to get you through it. From writing creative content, pitching amazing ideas, and research master, Cody is an essential gear in the Forward Approach Marketing family. In his free time, Cody enjoys watching golden era Hollywood classics, writing scripts, and going to shows in Portland.

Hannah, Publicity and Social Media Executive

Born and raised in the mile high city of Denver, Hannah flocked to Oregon for college and graduated in 2018 from the University of Oregon with a degree in public relations and a minor in sociology, she prides herself on being a Duck and hasn’t been able to leave Oregon just yet. She’s a newbie to the Forward Approach Marketing family and does a little bit of everything, from research to content creation to social media! When she’s not working, you can find her eating sushi, trying to make sushi, hanging out with her cat sushi (yes, she has a sushi problem) or watching reruns of Law & Order SVU with her dog child, Luna.

Mike Curry, Co-Owner

Co-owner of FAM, Mike Curry lends his experience to the team as a consultant for all wellness clients. Hailing from Cal-Arts, with an eye on aesthetic function, and a fitness and health coach with certifications from ACE, TRX, Bosu, Plyoga and Most Fit, Mike boasts over 20 years of hands-on experience. He is passionate about his work and takes pride in generating quick, long-term results for his clientele, which includes a host of professional athletes, Hollywood celebrities and renowned physicians. Curry is also co-owner of Stronghold Fitness, and creator of StrongBoard Balance. His products employ balance techniques to strengthen the core, build stronger stabilizing muscles and increase neuropathic communication.

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