Leadership Team

Stan Lasater

National Director – Service & Sales

With over 20 years of recruitment advertising experience, Stan Lasater has become the “go-to” expert for companies seeking a strategic partner for recruitment solutions. Stan brings extensive knowledge to any project by creating successful, strategic media campaigns for his clients. His experience with technology and national account management allows him to provide targeted, cost-effective programs that generate targeted results. Stan’s passion to deliver solutions does not end in the recruitment advertising world.

Stan is deeply involved with many non-profit organizations throughout the Tampa Bay area and has a passion for organ donation awareness. He was recognized in 2013 as the volunteer who signed up the most registered organ donors in one day — 248!

In his spare time, Stan enjoys renovating his 1921 bungalow in Historic Seminole Heights (His home was featured on HGTV’s Generation Renovation). Stan is active with the West Central Florida Healthcare Recruiters Association and is a recent graduate of the Mayor’s University Program. He is the currently the President of Southeast Seminole Heights.

Barkley, a 3-year-old English Bulldog, is AXXIS Advertising Tampa’s official Mascot. Since joining the family, Barkley has enjoyed coming to work in our Tampa office almost daily. While a bit stubborn, Barkley is extremely talented. He enjoys riding his skateboard (a bulldog must), playing fetch, and walking the neighborhood. Barkley loves giving high fives, kisses and has been trained to ring the doorbell when he wants to head outside.


Steven Hofmann

Administrator – Accounting / Technology

With a career covering advertising, printing and staffing, Steven is able to visualize opportunities in a way that delivers results. His BFA degree in graphic design eventually led to a long career in recruitment advertising. For the past 20 years, recruitment advertising has allowed Steven to work in new business development, management and, currently, administration of several departments.

In his free time, Steve acts as a board member, community volunteer and free handyman for neighbors. Pictured here also is Cody, Steve’s longtime hiking buddy who now takes long dog walks in Heaven. When not enjoying a hike outdoors, Steve is likely remodeling a room or working in the yard on various landscaping projects.


Amber Lewis

Client Services Manager

Amber Lewis received her BA in Advertising and Public Relations and Marketing from the University of Tampa. She has over 5 years of customer service experience working with a variety of clients.

In her free time, Amber likes to take dance and workout classes, spend time with family and friends and work on home improvement projects.

Charlie is Amber’s bullmastiff puppy. She was born the day that Amber got married on June 14, 2014! She enjoys going for walks, chewing on rawhide bones, digging in the backyard and watching the Animal Planet and football on TV.

Amber and Charlie 2

Malachi Tresler

Creative Services Director

Malachi has over 15 years of experience in visual communication, web design, and print graphic design. As creative services director, he serves with the primary goal of satisfying client expectations. Malachi has successfully completed a wide variety of time-sensitive projects including newspaper ad campaigns, career fair booths, and countless online graphic solutions. No matter what the design task, one thing is always kept at heart and that is that client goals are placed at the top of the list. This philosophy has served our advertising clients very well over these many years.

This creative team player has been with AXXIS Advertising since he was awarded a bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University.

Malachi is a husband to Melissa, and father to their three children. In his free time, he likes to watch football, hike, and play guitar – typically classic country!