About

Since starting its flagship publication, CityScene Magazine, in 1999, CityScene Media Group has been dedicated to producing high-quality publications with compelling content. Through our partnerships with clients across the Columbus area, we have gone on to publish six community magazines, including Dublin LifeHealthy New Albany, Pickerington, Tri-VillageWesterville and Discover Grove City. In addition to forging lasting partnerships with these communities, we also regularly work with area arts organizations, Chambers of Commerce and leading event organizers to produce event guides, chamber directories, visitors’ guides and other professional publications.

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CityScene Media Group Staff


Kathy Gill, President and CEO
614-572-1248
kgill@cityscenemediagroup.com

Originally from Garden City, New York, Kathy is an OSU journalism alum and an experienced print and digital publishing executive. One husband, four daughters, two dogs, Kathy loves tennis, reading and travel. Born Irish, raised a Buckeye!


Gianna Barrett, Vice President-Sales
614-572-1255
gbarrett@cityscenemediagroup.com

Gianna has been a proud member of the CityScene Media Group team since 2002. A passionate Cincinnati Reds fan, Gianna enjoys spending time with her family as well as playing tennis and sand volleyball.


Brandon Klein, Senior Editor
614-572-1245
bklein@cityscenemediagroup.com

After joining CityScene in June 2020, Brandon now leads CityScene's editorial department, overseeing production of all seven magazines and the website. Brandon is a keen soccer watcher, (craft) beer enthusiast and enjoys walking his dogs with his wife.


Cameron Carr, Associate Editor
614-572-1251
ccarr@cityscenemediagroup.com

Cameron has contributed to CityScene since 2015 after participating in the internship program, which he now leads. When not writing he can be found in music venues, libraries and movie theaters all across the city.


Sarah Robinson, Assistant Editor
614-572-1240
editor@cityscenemediagroup.com

Sarah grew up in Dublin and graduated from The Ohio State University. She joined the CityScene team fresh out of the intern program in 2020. She’s a big art fan, an avid reader and one of the few people who equally loves cats and dogs.


Carrie Thimmes, Account Executive
614-572-1243
cthimmes@cityscenecolumbus.com

Carrie joined CityScene in early 2020 bringing a strong passion to help businesses grow. She grew up in Dublin and graduated from Miami University as a 4-year collegiate athlete with a degree in marketing. Carrie, her husband and two sons now call Westerville home. She enjoys running, great cuisine, baking, visiting local breweries and spending time with family and friends.


Tracy Douds, Account Executive
614-572-1250
tdouds@cityscenemediagroup.com

Tracy is a graduate of The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business with more than 25 years of strategic marketing experience in radio, print and digital media. Tracy is a Philly sports fan and enjoys music, arts and entertainment.


Jamie Armistead, Office/Accounting Manager
614-572-1259
jarmistead@cityscenemediagroup.com

Jamie grew up in Clintonville and graduated from The Ohio State University with a degree in business/human resources. She now lives in Westerville with her husband and daughter. Jamie enjoys reading, cooking, baking and spending time with friends and family.