Kayde Kempen

Kayde Kempen

Account Manager

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Bachelor's degree in journalism

8+ years of marketing, writing and project management experience


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Strategic Thinker, Detail-Oriented Planner, Deadline-Hitting Project Manager, Marketer


Kayde joined the Writing by Design team in November 2016. Prior to joining the agency, Kayde spent five years working in higher education marketing in various marketing communications roles and specializing in website re-designs and SEO.


She is a lifelong learner who is passionate about finding your story and developing the hook to keep your audiences engaged.


Kayde has written hundreds of blog posts and e-blasts, both for Writing by Design and its clients, is the lead content writer for Writing by Design’s website/SEO clients, and assists with press releases, concept writing, script writing and more.


When she’s not working, Kayde enjoys running, being outdoors, finding new and delicious dairy-free recipes, and raising her daughter and son while working from home.

Personal Interests

Hometown: Chilton, Wis.

Food: Peanut Butter

Bad Habit: Saving the dirty dishes for tomorrow

Favorite Drink: Water (and sometimes Bai® Bubbles)

Favorite Place: YMCA or state park/trail

Favorite Show: Too many good Netflix Originals to pick just one

Favorite Book: Hundreds of children’s books each day

Favorite Website: Instagram food and fitness bloggers