Meet our new hire, Cam Cardinale!

Cam Cardinale

Meet our new hire, Cam Cardinale!

We are thrilled to announce the hiring of Cam Cardinale of South Glens Falls as Marketing and Communications Associate.

Cam is a data-driven content creator, photographer and digital marketer with a passion for social media, small business and Glens Falls.

“I’ve had my eye on Cam for a while now,” says Kate Austin-Avon, Founder and CEO of Advokate. “I noticed him all over social media cheerleading for the region, sharing awesome photos and attending all the events, and he impressed me right away with his enthusiasm and professionalism. He’s a marketing dynamo, a self-starter, and a gem of a person, and we are thrilled to add him to our team.”

Cam is also employed with the Charles R. Wood Theater planning and executing marketing campaigns, engaging with patrons at the box office, and assisting with fundraising. He also oversees marketing campaigns for Cardinale’s Car Care and has marketing and administrative experience.

“I love to create meaningful content that engages, creates a sense of community, and educates the targeted audience,” says Cam. “I’m so excited to help Advokate toot some horns!” He says he has a passion for non-profits and also enjoys spending time with his German Shepherd puppy, Hudson.

Kate Austin-Avon

Kate E. Austin is known for her creative advocacy. She is a regular speaker on branding and social media with educational institutions and Chambers of Commerce. She owns and operates Advokate, LLC. Currently she serves on the boards of the Glens Falls Business Improvement District, is on the World Awareness Children’s Museum’s Advisory Council, and is involved in the Jackson Heights PTA. Originally from Killington, Vermont, she studied art at Hartwick College and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Art from Empire State College. She is a mother of three.