OUR TEAM

Tested, Proven Success

Cox First Media is a trusted digital marketing company that has grown from a rich history of local journalism in the Dayton region and southwest Ohio.



In the business of media since 1898, our team is built on a foundation of delivering essential, relevant and impactful results for the clients we serve. Our company’s promise is to maximize return on your advertising investment.



We are community-minded media strategists who are ready to build your company’s marketing plan and show you the potential in today’s media landscape.

Cox First Media was founded more than 125 years ago by Gov. James M. Cox who started his media empire with the Dayton Daily News in 1898.

OUR TEAM

Amy Houghtling

Director of Sales

Amy Kirby

Operations, Obituaries and Legal Advertising Sales Manager

Lisa Scherbauer

National, Retail and

Recruitment Sales Manager

Angela Cattell

Media Consultant

On’Gela Caldwell

Media Consultant

Mary Cook

Media Consultant

Sharon Flatter

Media Consultant

Todd Korab

Media Consultant

Amanda Massey

Media Consultant

Erin Murdock

Media Consultant

Carrie Slaubaugh

Media Consultant

Justin Peterson

Legal Advertising Specialist

Andrea Feltner

Legal Advertising Specialist

Angela Pace

Obituaries and Legal Advertising Sales Lead

Ellen Pelfrey

National Advertising Specialist