Professional Online Marketing, SEO and User Experience Web Design Drives Traffic, Leads, and Sales

about us creative agencyOur professional marketing team at Vab Media thrives on strategy, innovation, and expert execution
to achieve phenomenal achieve phenomenal results.


To enhance the visibility and profitability of our customers.


Vab Media, a digital marketing agency based in New York City, provides web and digital marketing solutions for startups and established businesses. We have worked with over 100 clients – clients that, on average, see a 70% improvement in leads or sales within the first few months of our integrated marketing strategies. We are a passionate team of bloggers, entrepreneurs, designers, strategists, marketers, and developers. Committed to designing and growing online businesses.

Our clients put thought into the movies they make, the office space they sell, the financial advice they give, or the software they build. That’s what makes them a good fit for Vab Media Digital Agency. They care deeply about the products they offer or the services they provide, and quality is their top priority. Doing what we love hinges on finding the right client partners, so we’re dedicated to finding the ideal people to work with – those who value their craft, value design, value our input, and also happen to be nice, genuine humans. This means we turn down a lot of potential work – we say no to the wrong fit so we can say yes to the right fit. That’s how we’re able to come in each day with smiles on our faces.  









We are a partner for the long run

Our value goes beyond the scope of design projects or marketing campaigns.  First and foremost, we operate as digital technology advisors to our clients providing strategic design support before, during, and after a project campaign is completed.    

Our agency is able to offer a full range of creative marketing solutions. From website design and logo design to content marketing strategies that take into account search engine optimization standards and social media marketing strategies to PPC campaigns, we tailor our services to address your marketing needs.    

new-techVab Media currently has clients in New York City, Santa Cruz, California; Greenwich, Connecticut; Las Vegas, Nevada and everywhere else in the world.

Studying Google Daily So You Don’t Have To…

Vab Media Digital Agency offers an easy and affordable search engine optimization service that helps business remain competitive and attract new customers. Our professional, highly skilled staff has the knowledge and expertise to help your business increase exposure on major search engines.

Executive Team


Founder and Chief Strategist, Vania Benavides, likes to help businesses leverage the internet for sales and visibility.  Vania is a skilled leader and project manager. She directs every creative project,  from design to content strategy.  She researches target markets for every project we take on and develops a structure, design, video concept, or social media strategy, accordingly. She is also the first point of contact with each client.  She is not just a marketer, she also has coding and technical development skills that give her a huge advantage when it comes to understanding the nuances of how coding languages and search engines work. 

 Each client is unique and Vania always takes into account the client’s personal preferences and works to implement the client’s personality into their online presence.  Simply put, Vania is brilliant. She is known for having a top expertise in all disciplines, plus a strategic approach that links them together. From basic PPC, to analytics, to eCommerce, to in-depth content strategy. She is a member of the female entrepreneur investor group Dreamers // Doers Contact her at 831-430-6124 or


Cofounder and Director of Search Marketing, Andrew Broadbent consults VC-backed startup businesses with Internet marketing guidance. A known growth specialist, aiding companies with the expansion of their branding, visibility, and customer experiences online through a variety of strategies.   He also specializes in identifying and capturing profitable niches across a wide variety of subject matters. Generally helping companies ‘ring the cash register‘ online.

Andrew leads our data-driven SEO team providing strategy, overseeing processes, providing training and testing the latest SEO strategies to improve conversion and revenue for all of our clients. He also holds an individual Google certification in Google Analytics. He has been interviewed and quoted in the Wall Street Journal, ABC News, LA Times and Bloomberg BusinessWeek. He is a contributor to Tech.CO, Econsultancy, Startup Grind, and Google for Education.  Recently was a featured panelist, speaker at Millennial 2020 eventContact him at 510-909-7386 or  


In Memoriam: Feb. 21, 1980 – August 27, 2017
Senior Designer,
Christian Broadbent, was a web & graphics designer and artist.  Highly motivated senior developer with 9 years of experience who was able to take on any technology thrown at him. A proponent of well-formed and documented code, well versed in PHP, Java C++, Ajax, jQuery, SQL, MySQL, Content Management Systems integration, e-Commerce integration,  With his high attention to detail he loved to explore the intersection of design and development in both the digital and physical realms. Skills include;

  • User Experience Design
  • Product Development
  • UI / UX Specialist Research and Development
  • Visualization Wireframes
  • Pro Adobe Creative Suite
  • InVision Prototyping
  • Responsive Web Design

He was an exceptionally creative artist in both graphic design, illustration and some occasional painting projects. He enjoyed the challenge of creating a graphically unique environment, while keeping in mind the user interface necessary to facilitate a client’s purpose.  He was also an aspiring t-shirt entrepreneur and loved snowboarding.  See more of his past work on his portfolio site, Broadbenterprise.


As Director of Financial Planning & Business Compliance Lead, 

Jaclyn is also our technical writer and financial taxkeeper and bookkeeper. Jaclyn assists in the editing, planning, developing and delivering of contracts and presentation materials.  She reviews our materials for strict adherence to real-time compliance legal mandates.  She also projects and forecasts Vab Media’s profit figures.
Jaclyn is a cum laude Duke University graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science combined with heavy concentrations in Finance, Mathematics and Marketing.  Jaclyn has also been a judge for Duke University’s annual Startup Challenge, in which the winning participant receives $50,000 and significant media coverage   On several occasions, Jaclyn has mentored the winning team.
A veteran of many Fortune 500 companies such as General Electric, American Express, John Hancock and Honeywell, Jaclyn has over 15 years of background in finance, asset management, corporate compliance and RFP/RFI writing.
Jaclyn is also an avid tennis player and music lover.  Two of her other favorite hobbies are calligraphy and photography. Jaclyn is thrilled to be working in the clever, cool, diverse and original nature that Vab Media brings to the table.  She has been working with Vab Media since September of 2011.
kathleen-kralowec UX designer

Lead UX and UI Freelance Designer, Kathleen Kralowec is a UX designer based in New York with an MFA in digital media from UC Santa Cruz. She has created experiences for health tec, self-driving cars and games. She has designed new user interfaces for clients to increase app usage and efficiency. She has enhanced Investor Pitch Decks to improve the quality of corporate presentations which resulted in increased interest for a client among angel investors.  She has created Branding Style Guide and marketing materials used to enhance brand recognition amongst a client’s customer base.  


Director of Strategy, Staci Wilkes is an IT, advertising, brand marketing, and a consulting expert. Who has worked for Oracle, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Grey, and Cognizant’s Strategic Consulting group.  At Cognizant, she was running a team that helped the large commercial insurer,  the Hartford to gain business advantage from large-scale digital transformation programs.  She is responsible for defining and overseeing all aspects of the company’s corporate strategy and go-to-market positioning.Staci has 20 years of senior thought leadership and program management industry experience in Pharmaceuticals, PBM”s, Public Sector, Non-Profit, Commercial and Health Insurance.


Partners We Work With

Marissa Feinberg

As Founder and Chief Storyteller of Triple Bottom Why Consulting, Marissa Feinberg is a publicist, marketer, and brand builder with a passion for championing new ideas and connecting people. Marissa’s “triple bottom why” philosophy brings her client’s Why into alignment with their organization and audience. Identifying Why also highlights values, supporting the triple bottom line: people, planet, and profit.

From Fortune 500 companies to Series A startups, Marissa’s work clients have been featured in The New York Times, TechCrunch, Mashable, BBC World, Bloomberg, Fast Company, Entrepreneur, and countless others. Most recently, Marissa served as Vice President, PR + Marketing, of MissionHUB, network of Impact Hub coworking campuses in San Francisco, Berkeley, New York City, and Washington D.C., as well as the SOCAP conference for impact investors. Marissa is also known for having co-founded Green Spaces NY, acquired by MissionHUB, becoming Impact Hub NYC.


Rick is a young ambitious entrepreneur with a passion for Startups and technology. He carefully curates and assembles cross-disciplinary teams to approach complex problems to create and deliver results. His background is in Computer Engineering, Software and Design.

He has focused his leadership abilities to solve business problems, lead product development/engineering teams using purpose-driven design principles, and focus on processes and frameworks that enable organizations to think about their users and stakeholders, solve their problems, and create the feedback cycle to continuously improve.

He founded a web development company called Pulsify Designs,  which Primarily focuses on web development, graphic design and online marketing strategies. He is also a system administrator and PHP software developer.

Empowering people to build connections that matter

Mobile, the most personal of search devices, is everywhere. That ubiquity is forging the path to creating new, meaningful customer interactions. We’re doing just that within and beyond our agency’s walls with our commitment to our four core values and helping our clients grow their revenue and presence online.

Be a DoerBe a Doer

push innovationPush Innovation 

lead humblyLead Humbly 

no politics Skip Politics


digital-marketing-servicesWhile you may see some results from managing all your digital marketing channels separately, nothing will parallel the success you’ll achieve when you combine all your services under one roof.

When you’re managed by a single agency, data from each channel can be used to optimize the others, creating a significant lift in results and a much higher ROI.

Our marketers will combine their cross-specialty expertise to optimize all your campaigns for the greatest possible return.


Organizations today need a dedicated and astute partner to find success in an increasingly digital world.


You’re in good company

With over a decade of experience helping companies in a wide range of industries, you can rest assured that you’re in good hands. Here are just a few of the companies we’ve helped drive growth…









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