BrandHive, a global branding firm that specializes in the healthy lifestyles industry, has announced the promotion of key team members as directors. The new directors will oversee the account management, communications and creative teams effective immediately.

“I’m happy to announce the promotion of these key team members as directors of the organization”, said Andy Yorkin, President of BrandHive. “I very much appreciate the important role these individuals have played as both advisors and insightful contributors to the success of BrandHive. I believe that they will each provide tremendous value to the team and better serve our clients as we continue to grow.” 

BrandHive’s new directors include:

Meet Nagar, Account Director 

Meet is a seasoned marketer with nearly a decade of experience in brand strategy, advertising, and project management. As account director, Meet will serve as the senior point of contact for BrandHive’s customers. He will coordinate the resources required for building strategic operational plans, as well as the execution of creative work and marketing outreach. 

Kandice Randal, Communications Director and Senior Public Relations Counsel 

Kandice brings over a decade of communications experience to BrandHive. As communications director and senior public relations counsel, Kandice will manage and direct BrandHive’s internal and external communications programs, including public relations and social media.  

Erika Lowstedt-Granath, Creative Director 

Erika has worked for international branding agencies, applying her versatile design capabilities in the creation and implementation of corporate identity, packaging, and advertising campaigns. As creative director, she will be responsible for overseeing copywriters, art directors and designers to deliver high-quality creative content for BrandHive’s clients.

James Fagedes, Digital Creative Director 

James provides over 20 years of creative-based leadership with designing digital experiences. As digital creative director, James will be responsible for managing and conceptualizing creative projects across digital platforms to provide clients with a solid and informed brand presence. 

Founded in 1996, BrandHive will embark upon its 23rd year in business as a leader within the healthy lifestyles industry. For more information, visit