Experience Makes a Difference

Marketing agencies often fashion their firms as unique in their abilities to help clients. The reality is, very few are. At GK3 Capital, we believe it is where we have worked, what we have learned and how we have refined our skills that truly distinguishes our company and the benefits we bring to clients.

As former sales, operations and marketing executives with 20+ years of experience in each discipline, we understand the financial services industry from every angle. We recognize how the business has changed and how companies need to change as well to be positioned for future growth and success.

We share a belief that the traditional financial services client acquisition model is no longer an effective or efficient way to grow a profitable business, and we help our clients embrace a new model that is. That is the GK3 Capital difference. Let us show you what a difference we can make for you.

John Gulino

John Gulino

Founder / CEO

John Gulino is recognized as one of the most visionary digital minds in the financial services arena and his work is reshaping how financial services firms reach, engage and win new customers. John’s commitment to the industry comes from years of hands-on experience in observing how many asset managers, RIAs and financial advisors have simply been unable to let go of the expensive, traditional prospecting models that continue to disappoint.

Keith Kochberg

Keith Kochberg

Chief Marketing Officer

Keith has, for more than 20 years, developed digital marketing strategies to drive profitable business growth for all types of organizations; from start start-ups to Fortune 500 companies including Barclays, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal and Yahoo!. He founded iMarketing, a digital marketing agency that was acquired in 2013 by Mercury Media, creating the largest privately held performance agency offering advertisers customer acquisition services across TV and Digital.

Ed Novak

Ed Novak

President

Financial services executive with over 30 years experience. Traded foreign exchange derivatives for Fortune 500 institution, built $100 million international brokerage business, and managed multiple asset classes for Footsie 100 broker.

Kristen Komyati

Kristen Komyati

Account Manager

With over 18 years of experience in the ad agency world, Kristen Komyati understands how to create marketing strategies that are tailored to every client’s individual needs. She has successfully managed campaigns for both large and small clients, including Zappos.com, Intrepid Museum, Three Olives Vodka, Reebok Kids, IDB Bank & Saks Fifth Avenue. As our Marketing Consultant, Kristen understands how to translate our client’s business objectives into measurable results.

Teri Drake

Teri Drake

Account Manager

Teri Drake comes to GK3 with 20 years of digital marketing experience. She has managed the design and user experience of numerous websites, developed email marketing campaigns, and has managed the strategy and allocation of multi-million dollar media plans. For over 10 years, Teri’s focus has been in direct-response marketing, ensuring that every dollar and click is optimized to meet her clients’ goals.

Mona Aly

Mona Aly

Assistant Account Manager

Bio coming soon.

Mike Mathies

Mike Mathies

Content Strategist

Mike Mathies is a sales and marketing executive who has refined his skills throughout his career in a host of different industries including energy, real estate, airline, mortgage, construction and financial services. The back half has concentrated on developing young marketing professionals and in assisting financial services clients effectively communicate their unique stories and brand characteristics.

Josh Lawson

Josh Lawson

Creative

For over a decade, Josh Lawson has worked on some of the biggest brands you’ve come to know and love. He has been their Interactive Swiss Army Knife®. From the design of corporate identity suites, through to backend data integrations, he provides GK3’s clients what they need from a design and development perspective. He’s worked with American Standard, Marvel, Hoveround, Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Dow Jones, Honeywell, Inogen, National Debt Relief, J.G. Wentworth, Pitney Bowes, Mint Mobile, Cross, and many, many more.