Archive Dive: Meet the Visionary Woman Leading This Award-Winning Media Firm – with President, CEO & Owner, Allison Imre of Grapevine Communications | Episode 138

Frankly, I love doing all these interviews. I get to meet really creative people doing amazing work. Plus, I always feel I grow as a person after hearing their wonderful stories.

My latest interview is no exception. She is smart, dynamic, and building an award-winning marketing/advertising firm that would make any community proud.

Today I’m very pleased to introduce President/CEO & Owner, Allison Imre of Grapevine Communications.

After buying this Lakewood Ranch firm in 2017 Allison continues to build upon the 20-year legacy of the previous owners by being CREATIVE. STRATEGIC. ACCOUNTABLE®

In this episode, you’ll learn …

  • One thing most people don’t know about Allison
  • What led her to buy Grapevine over 5 years ago
  • What type of work they do for their customers
  • Why it’s OK to be authentic and unvarnished on social media
  • Who should reach out to Grapevine
  • … and much … much … more!

Thank you for stopping by today. It is my hope you will listen … learn … and connect!










Born and raised in Kansas City, KS by a mother from LA and a father from NJ • Often regaled by stories of her parents’ bi-coastal upbringing that created a hard-to-suppress wanderlust • Discovered her destiny for a career in communications at an early age, playing “radio” with family friend and veteran broadcaster Pete Gabriel • Landed a coveted position with the KC Royals Radio Network, combining her two loves: broadcasting and sports • Became the Owner/President of Grapevine in April 2017 • Lived in the Virgin Islands, on the Baja Peninsula, San Diego, New Orleans, Lake Tahoe and Colorado before settling in SRQ in 2004 • Married to a slightly above average fella named David • Mother to a toddler aptly named “Rip” • Paddleboarder, cancer survivor, snappy dresser and fantasy football champion.