Urban Enterprises promotes events, brands, and properties by providing superior people who deliver creative projects, and then we connect our network of people to valuable and exciting opportunities.  Our people. Your promotions.

Spring Into Success: Access Your Audience with Creative Custom Distributions

The city comes alive again in the Springtime! From vibrant outdoor concerts with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra to indulging in delicious food and drinks at the Atlanta Beer Festival, residents never experience a dull moment. Amidst a wealth of options, how do you...

Seasonal Staffing the Easy Way

For many companies, the holiday season brings a significantly increased amount of business – an excellent position to be in! But that boost in sales, clients or customers also means having the staff to successfully accommodate them. While you can find plenty of advice...

Urban Team Tips–Fall Event Planning

Urban Team Tips This month we’re all about enjoying FALL and especially fall events! Here are our Top 5 Tips for keeping your fall fêtes fresh—no pumpkin spice required! Not sure if you're ready to tackle all of it on your own? Reach out to our team and we can help! *...

Our Team

Jill Brown

Jill Brown

Founder

Jill founded our company way back in 1978.  While she is not currently involved in the day-to-day operations, she is always in charge of keeping us from misbehaving!

Shayne Walsey

Shayne Walsey

President

While she works to grow Urban through strategic partnerships and business development, Shayne’s passion for Atlanta and her love for fun motivate her team and keeps the the engine moving!

Kelly Martin

Kelly Martin

Director of Business Operations

Kelly provides executive support to Shayne, manages the team by leading our weekly Team Meeting, and ensures our procedures and processes are running smoothly in order to execute successful projects and satisfiy clients!

Jordan Clements

Jordan Clements

Account Manager

Jordan works closely with our residential and commercial property clients to staff, organize, and coordinate events. She uses her creativity and strategic planning to execute unique activations in order to help our clients reach their goals.

Defrieda Doggett

Defrieda Doggett

Truist Plaza Community Manager

Defrieda Doggett has more than 25 years of customer service and human relations experience. She enjoys a versatile career centered around her love of people and service by serving the tenants of Truist Plaza and Truist Garden buildings.

Christie Jo Mayo

Christie Jo Mayo

Event Staffing Manager

Christie Jo coordinates with the Operations Department to assist with administrative tasks to help keep the company running more efficiently.

Cat Cakmis

Cat Cakmis

Distributions Manager

Cat works alongside Operations to ensure that all distributions are run smoothly and efficiently, making sure that all of our clients needs are met

T'Naryl Hines

T'Naryl Hines

Peachtree Center Community Manager

T’Naryl manages the Guest Services Desk at Peachtree Center where he makes sure to provide a clean and professional work environment for businesses at the Hub while also providing concierge and notary services to guests.

What Our Clients Say

"Working with Shayne and her team has been an absolute game-changer for our non-profit fundraising events. Their seamless assistance with Event Registration, Live Auctions, Fund The Mission and our Check-Out Processes has elevated our events to new heights. Her team is friendly and willing to jump in when needed with little oversight. Thanks to Urban, we've been able to focus on our clients."

Shoshana Ben-Yoar
Vice President
Candy Berman & Associates

What Our Clients Say

"I've worked with Urban Enterprises in various capacities for 15+ years and have always been impressed with their level of service and attention to detail. Whether it's a local event for 50 people or a national program serving clients across the country, they've always been up for the task and are ready to help execute with precision. They challenge me to think through details I may have otherwise overlooked, and their creativity is unparalleled. I can say with confidence that I wouldn't be as successful in my role without them - they are truly the best!"

Leslie Bland
Director of Marketing
Banyan Street Capital

What Our Clients Say

"Urban Enterprises to the rescue! We are so grateful to the Urban team for jumping in to relieve our staff with an overwhelming job this spring. The whole team nailed it - responsive, flexible, and so kind throughout the super high pressure deadline situation."

Elizabeth Hollister
Executive Director
Upper Westside CID

What Our Clients Say

"I love working with Urban Enterprises and calling on them to help me with events and staffing at Town Brookhaven! Their creativity, professionalism and efficiency comes through on every project whether it's staffing an event, providing a craft station within an event or actually coordinating an entire creative event experience at the development. I truly look forward to working with Urban Enterprises whenever there is an opportunity!"

Caroline Peek
Director of Marketing
Town Brookhaven

What Our Clients Say

"Northside Hospital’s sponsorship team has been working with Urban Enterprise since 2018. The partnership has transformed the way we support community events, allowing us to activate at more events than we would otherwise with our small team."

Imann Ostien
Community Development Coordinator
Northside Hospital