John Pidick – Sales
John Pidick is a life long resident of the Blue Water area. He worked retail management prior to his 35 years in advertising sales with local radio stations. He is involved in several local service clubs. He is a past president of the Marysville Chamber. He assisted in establishing the non-profit Marysville Friends of the Arts to sponsor scholarships for Marysville art students. He is also involved in Blue Water Kiwanis Club, Knights of Columbus, and Marysville Rotary. He was previously involved in the American Heart Association Heart and Stroke Committee. He is an avid golfer and bowler.
Edward Senyk – Director of Video Production
Edward Senyk is a long time resident of Port Huron. He was bit by the film bug at a very young age and decided to turn his passion into his career. Edward graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Broadcast and Cinematic Arts from Central Michigan University. He now has over 35 years in award winning video production experience. Edward is the Director of Video Production at GBS Media.
Karl J. Staffhorst – Video Production Specialist
Karl J. Staffhorst was born in Marine City, Michigan. A graduate of Marine City High School, he then went on to get an Associates Degree in General Education from SC4, before transferring to Ball State to get his Bachelors Degree in Telecommunication Production. Karl has always had a strong passion for TV, film, and music and has been working in TV stations since he was just 16 years old. He has been very fortunate to work with a super fun and creative group of video people over the years, and lucky enough to be involved in many award winning projects. Karl is the Video Production Specialist for GBS Media.
Justin Jahn – Videographer
Justin Jahn is from Goodells, Michigan.
As a child, he grew a passion for cinema and in his teenage years he became interested in directing, screenwriting, and editing his own short projects.
After graduating Port Huron High School he attended St. Clair County Community College. Justin’s creative niche eventually lead him to attend and graduate from the Motion Picture Institute of Michigan to pursue filmmaking. He has since worked on large scale productions for major motion picture studios, commercials, and promotional videos. He has received numerous awards and recognitions in filmmaking for his written and directed projects.
Selena Senyk – Administration
Selena Senyk has been a Blue Water Area resident her whole life. Selena graduated from St. Clair County Community College. Selena has worked for GBSMedia for over 2 years. She started out as a Data Entry Assistant for Grant Smith Health Insurance Agency and has since taken on the responsibilities of updating on social media, the event calendar as well as many other positions. Her ability to help wherever needed has been a great trait.
Jessica Laffrey – Administration
Jessica has been a St. Clair County resident since 1999. Graduating high school in 2012, she went on to earn her Associates in Applied Science(Animation) and studied Graphic Design at St. Clair Community College. Her love for creating began at a very early age and her passion for reading and writing later. In 2018 launched her own blog as a book reviewer. Jessica is our advertising ad designer for BlueWaterHealthyLiving.com. Her creativity produces great quality ads for our customers. Visit her blog at magickalbookshelf.wordpress.com.
Crystal Tibble – Receptionist
Crystal Tibble is a lifelong Blue Water Area resident. She comes from a strong Office Administration background. Her previous experience has played a key role in her ability to contribute to many different projects while also handling our reception area as well as other clerical duties.
Sandy Eveningred – Receptionist
Sandy Eveningred worked at a local Gas Company for over 30 years prior to retiring. She enjoys camping with her husband, Paul, and has been a part of the Blue Water Area her entire life. She is a welcomed addition to GBS Media and handles our reception area and many clerical tasks.
Grant B. Smith – Owner / Managing Editor
Grant B. Smith is a lifelong resident of Port Huron and earned his Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Eastern Michigan University. In 1978 Grant began building a very successful health insurance business through very hard work and consistent targeted advertising. Decades of media experience have allowed Grant to assemble a talented and creative marketing staff. The staff has been so successful that GBS Media was created as a secondary business to help accomplish marketing goals for other business owners and professionals.
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2938 Pine Grove Avenue
Port Huron, MI 48060
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