CORE's Management Team

Ryan Caugherty

Managing Partner

Wake Forest University '05


Ryan was born in South Korea and came to the United States when he was 4 years old. He attended Wake Forest University to play soccer and went on to play professionally for various European, Asian, and North American teams. Ryan opened up CORE Communications, Inc. here in Houston in August of 2011.


Brandon Maki

Managing Partner

Texas A&M '12


Brandon was born and raised in Dallas, TX where he was the oldest of four children.  He graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in Business Management.  He has been part of the team since June of 2012, and worked his way up through the system and into management.  Currently Brandon is in charge of expanding out the Retail division here at CORE Communications, Inc. 

Amber LaDuca

HR Manager

Northwestern University '11


Amber recently moved to Houston from Chicago, Illinois. She attended Northwestern University where she studied in the Medical/Nursing field. Luckily for us, Amber chose to pursue a career outside of her original path. Amber has been a part of the team since August and is making quite a name for herself in our HR Department.

Elanie Rosser

Opperations Manager

Sam Houston University '13


Elanie grew up in Thicket, a small town in South-East Texas. She attended Sam Houston State University, where she received a degree in Business Marketing. Elanie has been a part of the team here at CORE Communications, Inc. since August of 2013 and is currently handling all of our web developement.

Carla Champion


University of Houston '15


Carla spent most of her childhood in Guadalajara, Mexico. She moved to the U.S. in 2000 and, has since, built her life in Houston. She graduated from the University of Houston with a degree in Organizational Leadership and Supervision. We are excited to welcome Carla to the team as our Administrator and Recruiter.