Team

Our team of performance professionals at Marketing Innovators is comprised of tremendously talented individuals. We strive for excellence in every aspect of our industry. From business solutions to incentive rewards programs, Marketing Innovators is truly above the rest.

Lois M. LeMenager
Rick Blabolil
Brad Callahan
Cindy Mielke
Jig Samani
Shawn Barth
Cyndi Riehm
Sue Murphy
Wilmi Schmidt
Chris Klatka

Lois M. LeMenager

Chairman of the Board and CEO

Since founding MI in 1978, Lois LeMenager has led the company through tremendous growth and innovation.  Through her efforts and energy, MI remains one of the largest woman-owned businesses in the country and one of Chicago’s largest private firms.

Lois maintains a strong interest in the industry and in mentoring women in the business world. Over the years, she’s received numerous prestigious awards, all recognizing her tremendous contributions to furthering the industry. Among them are entrepreneurship awards from organizations such as the Entrepreneur of the Year Institute, Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame and American Institute of Entrepreneurs. Other awards are: Chicago’s Top Women-Owned Firms, Crain’s Chicago Business – one of Chicago’s largest women-owned firms, 1989 – 2005, Who’s Who in Chicago Business, Crain’s Chicago Business, America’s Top 500 Women-Owned Businesses, Working Woman Magazine – one of the largest women-owned businesses in the country. Ms. LeMenager also participates in many travel and incentive industry associations. She is a strong proponent of women’s groups, promoting the advancement of women in the business world, including the Chicago Network.