Meet Our Team


If you want to accelerate your customer acquisition rates, you need a team that will embrace your vision – and that’s what we are all about. Our talent is in the creation of campaigns that tie together the results of rock-solid research with big imaginations. The outcomes are lasting relationships that drive long-term growth for your brand.

When you meet our executives, you’ll understand the breadth of experience they possess. These individuals are skilled at raising the bar to create awareness for telecommunications services. Each one is creative and visionary, qualities we actively seek in new associates. This is what has helped our firm build a solid reputation for accelerating brand performance. We’ll pool our talents to do the same for you.



Our Executive Team

Josh Rufolo

Josh is a Baltimore, MD native who chose to open his business in Richmond because he knows a good opportunity when he sees it. The city’s rich diversity reflects Josh’s goal at Apex to create a culture which embraces the diversity of his team. Apex Management Group is inclusive and welcomes vast perspectives and opinions. Josh believes that people form our foundation, and he values their respective contributions and abilities. If there’s one thing that he is quick to dismiss, it’s the idea that something should be done just because that’s the way it’s always been. Instead, we embrace original ideas. As an All-American lacrosse player used to competition and challenge, he utilizes his team’s unique viewpoints to drive the change that sets Apex apart in an ever-evolving marketplace. Our team members continually build off one another to create each solution. If you believe in walking on the innovative side, you’ll feel at home at Apex. Josh and his team are revolutionizing the tools used to create impactful outreach. As such, Josh provides brands and his executives alike with clear pathways to attaining the levels of success they seek, maintaining a service of excellence for our clients.

Cristene Hudgins
Human Resources Manager

Cristene started with the company shortly after Apex opened its doors in Richmond. Her drive, knowledge, and investment in her role are foundational to the success of our firm. She lives by Apex’s mission statement, and that commitment to the business can be seen in all of her efforts. Cristene’s confidence and positivity permeate her mantle as a leader and mentor, helping to shape and elevate those around her to be the best they can be. You’ll quickly see what a difference it makes to work with people who want to reach new heights. The same can be said for the work she does with our partners and clients. At Apex we instill each individual with confidence, resulting in outcomes that are consistently impressive. For Cristene, the betterment of others goes even beyond our office. As a Richmond local, she is committed to giving back to her community and spearheads Apex’s philanthropic efforts for RVA.

Ryan Mace
Account Manager

As a former University of Richmond football player, Ryan understands team mentality. He knows that at Apex, we stand out because of our commitment to teamwork. We’ve fostered a culture based on collaboration and innovation. This ensures tangible results that have a positive impact on brands. At Apex, we recognize that potent campaigns begin with sparks of brilliance. Ryan’s authenticity and zeal work cohesively to translate ideas into a formidable outreach campaigns. Our visionary methods ensure that each campaign is geared for maximized results. Ryan’s ambition brought him to this unique career path that truly levels the playing field, allowing for exponential growth and development personally, professionally, and financially. His consistency directly translates to consistency for our clients and their business. Like Ryan, we flourish due to our professional approach to customer satisfaction.

Alex Turzynski
Account Manager

Alex is a VCU alum whose ambition and determination are driving factors of his success. At Apex, he extends those same qualities in his commitment to his job; specifically to the work he does for our clients. As a leader in local fraternities, Alex participated in roles geared towards community outreach, charity, and collaboration. He understands the importance of supporting others and loves the opportunity he has gained as a leader in our office to help individuals achieve their business goals. Alex knows that in turn, reaching professional goals impacts the larger picture for his team by helping them achieve their personal goals. His focus, drive, and dedication pushed him to the forefront of our team. Like our company, Alex is committed to being the best, and challenges others to do the same.

Kellie Spaniol
Human Resources Assistant

Kellie enjoys the diversity of the people she encounters through her HR position and appreciates that Apex allows her to be herself while offering others those same opportunities. Her smiling face and can-do attitude are what our services to our clients are all about. As a wife and mother of three, she’s the epitome of balance in a career and understands the importance of giving 100% in every aspect of life. Kellie’s enthusiasm for her job is evident from the moment you speak with her. Her bubbly personality brings levity to a fast-paced, competitive environment. Through our services, we at Apex aim to generate the same level of excitement for the businesses of our clients and partners.

Claire Ramos
Human Resources Assistant

Claire has a passion for helping people and making genuine connections. Her caring nature and standards of professionalism come together through her role in HR, which she transitioned to after working in the education and medical fields. As someone who switched career paths later in life, she invests herself in aiding others with their professional goals and development, all with the understanding that her team’s success drives the success of our business. As with our company, her aim is to always provide clients and associates with a positive experience. That professional touch is what you can expect when it comes to getting consumers excited about your business. Apex knows how to position services so people understand their value in relation to how they live.

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