Zayna is the Marketing & Operations Manager for Viking Mergers & Acquisitions, Florida Division. She plays a key role in providing day to day marketing, operations, and business transaction support to Viking M&A advisors, as well as clients. She prepares the team with documentation, reporting, and presentations, as well as conducts research for business development and initiates marketing campaigns. In addition, she interfaces regularly with clients to assist in their transactions.
Zayna obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a Major in Marketing and Minor in Family, Youth and Community Sciences from the University of Florida. During this time, she completed an internship with SPARK Branding House, a full-service marketing agency where she assisted on social media marketing projects for clients.
After graduating, she worked as a Marketing Coordinator and Operations Assistant with Hess Spinal & Medical Centers for two years where she assisted the Chief of Operations in overseeing 17 locations and over 100 employees, as well as designed marketing materials to attract new clientele. Most recently she was the Client Services Coordinator for CBRE. When she came on board CBRE she was integral in pulling the team together and providing continuity in day-to-day operations. In this role, she prepared marketing brochures, proposals, presentations, and communication materials.
While at the University of Florida, Zayna volunteered at Camp Kesem working with kids whose parents have cancer assisting with fundraising, event planning and operations. Today she works with nonprofits such as Voices for Children and The Heart Gallery providing services for foster children.