April 29, 2016 – Suffern, NY – The Byne Group is delighted to announce that Melissa Behrens Lipovsky, 35, Vice President and Creative Director, was honored last night by the New Jersey Advertising Club (NJ Ad Club) in conjunction with the Jersey Shore Public Relations and Advertising Association (JSPRAA) as one of the “best-of-the-best” under 40 in the marketing and communications field for her outstanding work, creativity, leadership, and commitment to community.

Melissa_Behrens_LipovskyWe are so proud of Melissa and all of her accomplishments to date,” said Ann Byne, The Byne Group’s Principal. “Since we began working together in 2007, Melissa’s creative talent and passion for marketing shines through in everything she touches. She’s been an integral part of our agency growing into what it is today.”

Surrounded by her peers and The Byne Group team, Melissa, who resides in Long Valley, NJ, was one of 35 individuals celebrated at the awards ceremony that highlighted the winners’ creative talents and feelings towards winning this award.

“It feels great to be recognized for all the time I’ve dedicated to marketing, but also to The Byne Group and our clients,” said Melissa. “I’ve been fortunate in my career to grow from a designer, to art director, to creative director and vice president. I’m graced with an amazing boss to guide me, and a talented team to work with on a daily basis. It truly is a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together.”

This is the second annual Jersey’s Best Under 40 award celebration led by the NJ Ad Club. Their mission is to shine a light on all of the great work being done by every discipline in the advertising community throughout New Jersey. For more information on the club or the award, visit: njadclub.org.