Our Team

Every client project is managed by a senior marketing professional with a proven track record of success. 

Paul Kulavis
Managing Partner

Paul is a marketing-trained General Manager with over 35 years of experience in both database marketing and traditional environments.  Prior to joining the Sterling Park Group, Paul was Chief Marketing Officer for The Company Store, a major consumer bedding and linens catalog division of Hanover Direct,  While at Hanover he also managed the national introduction of the Encore catalog.  Previously he served as General Manager of Direct Marketing for The Topps Company and The Franklin Mint (Canada).  Paul has held senior marketing and sales management positions at Phone-Mate, Inc., Timex Corporation and Richardson-Vicks.  Paul was also a principal in the sports marketing consultancy, Team Headquarters.

Paul holds an MBA from New York University where he spent 16 years as an Adjunct Professor in the Master of Science program in Integrated Marketing.

Debra Isenberg
Managing Partner

Debra has more than 30 years of marketing and management experience, resulting in a unique combination of expertise in direct marketing and customer relationship management as well as branding and advertising.  Prior to joining Sterling Park Group, she was a Board Member at Systems and Computer Technology Corp (SCTC) until its sale to SunGard, and a consultant at EMM Group.  Previously she served as CMO/Managing Director for CSFBdirect online brokerage, where she led the rebranding of the business after its acquisition from DLJ, in addition to advertising and customer relationship management.  She has also led marketing groups in Financial Services including American Express where she introduced the Platinum Card, ran green and Gold Card retention and developed Management Information Services domestically, before managing all Card Marketing in Canada.  She was EVP of Marketing at Shearson, and a Managing Director at UBS.  In addition she was CMO at Dow Jones Telerate, and was an SVP in charge of an over $4 billion marketing budget at AT&T during the telecom wars.

Debra began her career with almost 10 years of solid brand management experience at Procter & Gamble and International Playtex.