The DMW Fundraising team.
Ready to make your cause … ours.

There is no cause greater than yours. We know that. And that’s why our philosophy is to literally be an extension of your staff. Your DMW Fundraising team will work closely with you on all aspects of your direct response program: from strategy and creative, through all phases of execution and production, ongoing program management, and extensive program analysis and evaluation.

Debbie Merlino

Debbie Merlino

President

“I enjoy bringing a group together to achieve a common goal -- regardless of whether that is brainstorming a new integrated campaign for one of our fundraising clients, or helping the team re-engineer a process which in turn allows us to better serve our clients.”

Brett Jones

Brett Jones

Vice President, Client Management

“I love fundraising! Every day I get to help organizations reach their financial goals in order to improve the lives of others. I feel good about that. For me, direct response is the perfect balance between art and science, and keeps things challenging and interesting.”

Hilary Garrity

Hilary Garrity

Vice President, Agency Services

“Raising money to support an organization’s cause is what it’s all about for me. I love collecting the strategic and creative ideas, then turning them into a communication that could make a stranger stop and think…and care.”

Mary Toropov

Mary Toropov

Account Director, Client Management

“I love to help organizations build strong relationships with their donors, using proven touch points as well as testing the latest cutting-edge ideas. It’s exciting to apply these in different settings and watch how clients grow their impact on their communities.”

Kate Ryan

Kate Ryan

Account Director, Client Management

“As a former DMW client, I saw first-hand the power of smart analytics, flawless creative, and incredible customer service. I revel in bringing that power and client-side experience to help other fundraisers find and keep loyal donors while making a positive impact in their communities.”

Kathy Giles

Kathy Giles

Account Manager, Client Management

“It truly is an honor to work with organizations and help them fulfill their missions. With a strong donor base, non-profits can do amazing things. Building this strong donor base is what I focus on, and it is what I love about fundraising.”

Kerry Bracken

Kerry Bracken

Account Manager, Client Management

“Helping others has always been extremely fulfilling for me and at DMW Fundraising I get the opportunity to do this every day. It’s incredibly motivating to know that I have a hand in helping non-profits reach their goals.”

Bill Blinstrub

Bill Blinstrub

Senior Account Executive, Client Management

“I love getting to know and understand my clients, the people and their causes. It’s that personal connection with the people that drives a deeper understanding of their mission, and that allows me to understand their donors, and in turn help our team create strong, effective fundraising campaigns for them.”

Amy Houke

Amy Houke

Media Director

“Successful fundraising is about getting your organization’s mission into the hearts of your current and prospective donors. My job is to identify your future donors. That comes from a deep understanding of who your current donors are and what they look like. That’s exciting!”

Corrine Doyle

Corrine Doyle

Manager, Production Services

“What I enjoy about working in the non-profit arena is the enthusiasm and dedication of our clients. My mission is to assist them in achieving their goals, and to allow our clients to stay focused on their primary responsibility, spreading awareness for their cause.”

Matthew Butler

Matthew Butler

Digital Marketing Specialist

“Working at DMW is a fulfilling experience. It’s rewarding to be in a position where I can help nonprofits leverage data and digital strategy to communicate more effectively with their donors and target audiences.”

Dave Goff

Dave Goff

Manager, Creative & Print Services

“From the early stages of brainstorming with the Creative Team, to designing, execution and final delivery of a successful Direct Mail campaign, I enjoy it all! Seeing our clients’ success gives me a great deal of pride.”

Eileen Lang

Eileen Lang

Senior Account Executive, Production Services

“For me it’s all about building great relationships, while helping my clients achieve, or even surpass, their fundraising goals. It’s just so satisfying to provide the best customer service I can, knowing it helps each client advance their organization’s mission.”

Rory Donahue

Rory Donahue

Senior Account Executive, Production Services

“I’m excited to work with non-profit clients… knowing that my assistance in a campaign has helped them reach their fundraising goals gives me great pride in the work we do here DMW Fundraising.”

Bonnie Newman

Bonnie Newman

Senior Account Executive, Production Services

“I’m happy to be employed in a way that can help others, and which impacts the community in a positive way. Being able to help clients who work for a cause is rewarding.”

Nicole Laramee

Nicole Laramee

Account Executive, Production Services

“I love that our work helps to ensure the continuation of quality, trustworthy, and essential services. It’s fulfilling to know that our efforts help support nonprofit organizations that individuals across the nation have come to rely on.”

Deb Noel

Deb Noel

Senior Account Executive, Production Services

“I’m proud to be a part of the DMW team. I get to play a role in helping our clients reach their fundraising goals. When fundraising goals are met, our clients fulfill their mission.”

Julie Zimmer

Julie Zimmer

Print Manager

“As Print Manager and Direct Print Buyer, I enjoy the daily challenge of negotiating the lowest costs with our vendors. DMW’s quality design, production cost-savings, and just-in-time delivery logistics come together to serve the best interests of our customers.”

Mike Risano

Mike Risano

Designer

“Great design is more than just looking good, great design is about conveying a message and inspiring the viewer. Nowhere else are these qualities more important than in non-profit fundraising design. I’m excited to be in the position to create great design for great causes.”

Kimberly Hansen

Kimberly Hansen

Administrative Assistant

“I enjoy coming to work every day. The DMW team is high spirited, goal driven and fun. Also, there is a satisfying feeling in knowing that with each mailing, desperately needed funds are going to our non-profit clients to help them continue to fulfill their mission.”