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Ryan Baird

Marketing Operations Specialist

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Ryan Baird

We’re spotlighting another awesome employee in our Featured Friday series! In this issue, we’re excited to introduce you to Ryan Baird, our marketing operations specialist, about his experience at Foundation Source. Keep reading to learn what it’s like to work as part of a fast-paced (but always fun!) marketing team at Foundation Source.

When and why did you join Foundation Source?

In July 2022, I made the move to Foundation Source, transitioning from my role at a SaaS company based in Dallas. The initial contact came through a message on LinkedIn from the Senior Marketing Operations Manager, sparking my interest in a new opportunity. As I navigated the interview process, I realized how much I resonated with Foundation Source’s mission statement and established a quick bond with other members of the marketing team. This alignment of values and interpersonal connections affirmed the potential for a rewarding career shift. I’m happy I made the move.

What do you love about working at Foundation Source?

Foundation Source encourages a supportive work environment that prioritizes employee well-being by promoting a healthy work-life balance.

What is the best part of your job?

The most fulfilling aspect of my role in marketing operations is the opportunity to be at the intersection of strategy and execution. I enjoy the challenges of optimizing processes and systems to ensure that our marketing campaigns run smoothly and effectively. Being able to see the direct impact of my efforts on the company’s goals and objectives is incredibly rewarding.

I look forward to collaborating with my team to make a difference through the power of philanthropy.”

Ryan Baird
Marketing Operations Specialist

What does your job entail?

In my role, I oversee and enhance our business’ marketing operations by managing processes, automation, technology and personnel to enable our marketing team to operate effectively and efficiently. Additionally, I also utilize software to make data-driven decisions while striving for quality and brand consistency.

What is your team like and what has your experience been with company culture?

Our marketing team functions like a tight-knit group of friends. While work is our focus, we also take the time to build personal connections. This balance enhances productivity and reflects our companies’ culture.

What has been your favorite project at Foundation Source?

Transitioning to our new marketing automation platform.

In your opinion, what makes Foundation Source special?

Our dedication to creating a positive impact on the world.

Want to join our team?
Check out our careers page for open opportunities.