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Jennifer Defreest

Vice President, Marketing


Jennifer directs the development of smart, bold content and branding that advances Cresa’s work and worldview. In overseeing the creation of hundreds of internal and external materials annually, Jennifer inspires Cresa’s advisors to become better storytellers, while ensuring content is clean and concise, and managing workflow to ensure timely publication. A professional designer by training, Jennifer makes sure Cresa’s public face is both informative and beautiful.


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Jennifer received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University in 2007.
Jennifer is a member of the Cresa Emerging Leadership Council (ELC). 
No Walls, No Problem: How to Incorporate Art into the Open Office
December 19, 2019

No Walls, No Problem: How to Incorporate Art into the Open Office

When it comes to fostering creativity, it’s no secret that art plays a vital role in the workplace. But with the trend of open floor plans so widespread comes a bit of a conundrum: How do you incorporate art and creativity into the office if there’s no place to put it?
Outside of work, Jennifer likes to get outside with her family and in the summer, travel to New Hampshire's lake region.