Denise Powell

Marketing & Business Development

Over the course of her 18 year career, Denise has created and executed marketing and PR programs for a diverse array of companies ranging from PepsiCo to Hilton Hotels. Her work has run the gamut from helping organizations strengthen community relationships, to working with brands to build awareness through events, media relations, social media and strategic marketing. She’s lived and worked in Miami, New York and Los Angeles but now calls Omaha home. At Alley Poyner Macchietto Architecture Denise works with project teams to promote the firm’s work, build community connections and keep team members informed about what’s happening inte-rnally and in the world around us. 


Bachelor of Science in Communications and Political Science University of Miami



My Latin roots. Cuban and Chilean cultures are loud, bold and colorful. I like to shake things up, it keeps people on their toes.


  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Omaha Metro, Member
  • Opera Omaha Guild Board, Member at large
  • ACE Mentoring Program, PR and fundraising committee
  • Omaha Public Library 1877 Society
  • Western Hills Magnet School PTO
  • Girls Inc. of Omaha
    girlFRIENDS guild member, 2009-2013

“Humor has bailed me out of more tight situations than I can think of. If you go with your instincts and keep your humor, creativity follows. With luck, success comes, too.”

– Jimmy Buffett