Indianapolis-based Endangered Species Chocolate has added Ashlee Leo to its marketing team as marketing and promotions manager. She most recently oversaw all marketing and public relations efforts for Mid-America Real Estate Group. Leo also has years of experience in CPG that includes marketing development with Coca-Cola and a manager of trade marketing and brand at Hill & Valley Inc.

In her new role, she will evaluate, plan, execute and administer marketing initiatives by driving customer retention, sales velocity, channel development and promotional activities for key retail accounts.