As the Marketing Director at Berlin Patten Ebling, Deva Vaden is responsible for creating and accelerating the firm’s marketing strategy and brand recognition across the Gulf Coast. She has significant experience in marketing and business development, branding, event management, public relations, social media, email marketing, advertising, and strategic planning.
Deva began her marketing career at Richard’s Foodporium as the Marketing Assistant and was promoted to Marketing Manager quickly. While with the company for eight years, she developed a love for branding, social media strategy, and content creation.
Deva is a University of Central Florida graduate, holds a BA in Hospitality and Event Management, and a professional certificate in Integrated Online Strategies from the University of San Francisco.
She is passionate about the community, formerly a Big Sister with Big Brothers Big Sisters of America and co-chair of the Girls Inc 31st Annual Celebration Luncheon. She was a finalist admitted to the Women in Business Leadership Circle through SRQ Magazine and occasionally volunteers mentoring girls in basic business skills. She graduated from the community program Leadership Sarasota with the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce in 2016 and is currently a committee member of the Leadership Sarasota Alumni Association.
Deva spent some time living in Orlando and San Francisco but grew up in Sarasota. She is passionate about health & wellness and is a Breath Prayer Facilitator in her spare time. In addition, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, paddle boarding, and staying involved with her church.