Bold Ideas, Executed Flawlessly


In today’s digital world, live events are increasingly essential to your organization’s mission, value proposition and marketing strategy.


Anchor18 is an award-winning events and experiential marketing agency that helps clients bring their brands to life, meaningfully engage with their target audiences and creatively differentiate from their competitors.


Versatile and multi-faceted, Anchor18 applies a holistic approach, ensuring that each element of an event is anchored by a distinctive and defining strategy. We always begin with the end in mind to create fresh and impactful experiences that leave lasting impressions and deliver tangible results.


An Uncommon Agency

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Who we are

Amy Kimball


Amy has been creating exceptional events for over 15 years.  An accomplished event designer and producer--every detail is carefully considered to reflect her clients' goals and visions.  She works with the nation's top entertainment talent, lighting designers, A/V and Décor companies. Her collaborative approach coordinating with the best experts in their field ensures flawless design and execution in all aspects of the event.  


She has created and managed more than 200 events in New England, Florida, California, New York, Hawaii, Mexico, Europe, and South America. In addition to corporate and non-profit events, Amy has expertise in producing high-end weddings and private events for celebrity clients.


A regular on broadcast media and in print, Amy is the go-to expert within the events industry, to hear the latest innovative ideas, trends and inspiration.


Dawn Curtis Hanley


Dawn is an event strategist and experiential marketing expert delivering big ideas and bigger results for clients. She brings a wealth of experience as a marketing and communications executive, with proficiency in powerful brand positioning and brand activation strategies to our clients, ensuring that each event we produce brings the brand to life and meets strategic marketing goals.


Dawn has 12+ years’ experience working for luxury hospitality brands and held the position of Executive Director of Marketing for Boston magazine, overseeing 75+ events per year including the annual Best of Boston event before launching her own agency.  She has produced galas, product launches, grand openings, road races, festivals, conferences and even Sail Boston, a tall ships event drawing 7+ million visitors to Boston for a 6-day event.


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Lisa Tower


Lisa brings her extensive project management skills to Anchor18, after her career as an advertising Production Manager and years of experience managing and working at a multitude of events – from theatre and music festivals to road races, fundraisers, speaker series and more. 

Lisa has a creative background with an analytical mind – enjoys organizing and managing the endless details within the creative world of all events.  Her goal is to be constantly learning and challenged and she thrives on finding solutions to obscure challenges and making order out of chaos.


Corinne Durocher

Marketing + Events Manager

Corinne Durocher came to Anchor18 as a College of Charleston graduate with a passion for adventure. She is a creative problem-solver, strategic marketer, and an ardent people-person. 

Corinne’s expertise has helped clients create memorable events. She is most passionate about work that explores community, purpose and well-designed client experiences. 

Through each stage in her life, she strives to grow by understanding, learning from, and inspiring the people around her.