As Senior Director of Accounts, Kris Koivisto oversees content services and client satisfaction at STN Digital, a social media agency in San Diego. Focusing on sports and entertainment, STN provides its clients a wide range of services including consulting and advising, ideation and new concepts, audits and digital rate cards, branding and creative, on-site productions and activations, and live coverage during events.
STN's client roster includes NBC Sports, Turner, FX, Twitter, FOX Sports, Big Ten Network, SEC Network, UFC, Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers, Arizona Cardinals, Washington Redskins, San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies, Seattle Sounders and the Big East Conference.
Prior to joining the team at STN, Kris worked for the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers from 2007-2017. After spending his first seven years working in the team's award-winning PR department, he made the jump to digital in 2014, overseeing the team's social media strategy for the next three seasons.
The Trail Blazers won the NBA's Digital Innovator of the Year Award in both 2016 and 2017 and their Twitter account was named #1 in the NBA by Complex in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Ambitious and curious, Koivisto is as competitive as they come. He finds himself at his best when facing a challenge -- and always believes things can be done better.
thoughts and rants
Kris and his wife Chrystal live in La Jolla, California with their two kids, KJ (7) and Presley (5) and dog Frankie. A native of Portland, Ore., Kris attended Clackamas High School and Western Oregon University. Hobbies include small improvement projects, trips to the beach, catching up with friends, playing basketball, watching TV shows and trying to stay somewhat active.
And yes, since you were wondering, he used to be able to dunk.
some shots from my time with the portland trail blazers
youth, collegiate and pro sports
sessions with a controlled envrionment
sunsets and such that I've stumbled upon
parties, special occasions, behind-the-scenes etc
second shooter with nine.eighty.four photography