Plum Grove Team

Meet the Team

The Plum Grove team has over 30 individuals that come together to serve our clients. Over 30% of the team has been together for over 2 decades, and more than half has been with Plum Grove for over a decade. That kind of longevity is rare today, and it’s a defining reason how Plum Grove is able to offer seamless, hassle-free experiences to its clients – because our team knows their craft, and they know it well. Browse the profiles of our talent below to learn more about our greatest asset – our people.

Years of Experience

We’ve Been Doing This Awhile.

We offer 770+ years of combined marketing experience on our 30 person team.
  • Sales & Marketing Team
    153 years total, Avg 26 years of experience
  • Creative Design Team
    125 years total, Avg 25 years of experience
  • Direct Mail Marketing
    114 years total, Avg 38 years of experience
  • Trade Shows & Displays Team
    87 years total, Avg 29 years of experience
  • Account Management
    116 years total, Avg 29 years of experience
  • Production Team
    246 years total, Avg 22 years of experience

Executive Team

Founder / Sales Manager

– Plum Grove, 1980 –
49+ years of experience

With nearly four decades in the industry, Peter Lineal is the founder and sales manager of Plum Grove. Under his leadership, Plum Grove has received recognition for business excellence, green-friendly and sustainable practices, and creative design. His business growth consulting experience spans across a variety of industries, including home services, real estate, consumer goods, retail, business and financial services. Peter’s vision and customer centric approach have expanded the list of distinguished clients to include Angie’s List, Time Warner, RE/MAX, R1, Valence Health, Medline, Kavo-Kerr, Zounds Hearing, and other globally-recognized brands.

President & Chief Marketing Officer

– Plum Grove, 2018 –
19+ years of experience

Kara has served global retailers, brands, and manufacturers with an innovative approach that combines market research, creative elbow grease, digital marketing technology, performance data and an obsession with the customer experience. She’s brought products to market ranging from home goods to smart home products and mobile apps. She’s marketed brands including Champion, Spalding, Jockey, Hummer, Eddie Bauer, Coleman, Martha Stewart, and more. Her award-winning background includes multiple patents, a Design & Engineering Award in Consumer Electronics, and packaging design honored in a hardcover publication on branding.


– Plum Grove, 1987 –
33+ years of experience

Kim has worked with Plum Grove for over 30 years. As Plum Grove’s Chief Financial Officer, Kim supervises financial operations, accounting, and human resources. Kim streamlines business processes and sources the latest technology and equipment to help achieve Plum Grove’s revenue and profit targets. She manages commission programs, vendor negotiations, benefits, safety and other operational functions.

Team Profiles

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