Our Team

Meet the core strategy team at NUG



Nicole is the founder and CEO of Nug Digital Marketing. She has 25 years of marketing and advertising experience. Her passion is focused on shaping effective and powerful campaigns that focus on increasing our clients’ market share. She has an intuitive ability to understand client needs and is a master connector. She is a member of Coachella Valley Cannabis Alliance Network, a member of the Palm Desert Chamber of Commerce and an active Rotarian. She also fosters dogs for a non profit in the Coachella Valley. Giving back to the community is a passion. Nicole likes to educate and is a frequent speaker on topics such as digital marketing and branding.




Sean is a certified marketing professional and has specialities in consulting, strategy and product development. He has 15 years of experience as a marketing specialist. Working directly in the Cannabis industry with B2B and B2C branding, strategy and , advertising solutions, he’s been the architect behind the largest advertising network for cannabis businesses. He has an extensive background in digital strategy and implementation. He’s achieved sales and marketing accolades in eBay Motors and Google. He’s current in all marketing trends with a deep understanding of best practices and requirements. His strategic approach, along with his understanding of all aspects of campaign management helps Sean make critical decisions that translate into success for clients.

Vice President



Wendy Rall is a professional designer and marketer, originally from New Jersey with over 30 years of experience. After graduating from The Art Institute of Philadelphia, she worked with East coast design firms for 20 years, in New York, Philadelphia and Atlantic City. In 2002, she moved to Mexico and cofounded Planeta Surf magazine. She returned to the U.S. a decade later and founded Budd Branding, boutique design firm in California. Now she holds the role of Marketing Manager for Nug Digital Marketing and represents our Palm Desert, CA location.

Marketing Manager



Our Certified Google Expert, Danny, has 13 years of web and graphic design experience. Over the years, Danny has had the opportunity to work not only for local businesses but also for international companies. He has an incredible eye for design and brand creation, developing innovative solutions and pixel perfection designs for clients in our industry. Danny also creates beautiful, engaging videos for our cannabis-related clients.

Senior Web and Graphic Designer