I help startups raise money from investors. I was an investment banker for 4 years helping startups raise capital, and a venture capitalist for 6 years at two billion $ VC funds (Sierra Ventures and Battery Ventures). I have invested $86M of LP money into tech startups, and have been on a dozen Boards.
I have a vast network of VC and angel investor contacts in Silicon Valley and nationwide. I have a database on their likes and dislikes (stage of company they like, industry sectors they focus on, etc). After 10 years of working on deals with them, I know many of them well.
Hourly Rate: $200/hr
Location: Long Beach, CA
**Top-Rated Conversion Rate Optimization Consultant on Elance**
I'm an internet marketer for 5 years turned Conversion Rate Optimization Consultant 2 years ago. I've come to find CRO to have the most drastic effect on bottom-line ROI compared to any of the other optimization options available.
I'm Certified by Marketing Experiments in Landing Page Optimization since 2011.
Hourly Rate: $125/hr
Location: Irvine, CA
Proven leader, Stanford MBA, and award-winning marketing strategist with over 25 years of experience with global leaders such as Betty Crocker/General Mills; Procter & Gamble; and Citicorp.
Founder of strategic marketing/management consulting firm advising start-up, mid-sized, and high-growth companies/ventures on market share, revenue and profitability.
Selected Highlights: Pioneered strategy to revitalize declining craft paint brand's market share via brand's first-ever advertising, trade promotion, public relations, and design community outreach and education. Introduced innovative new product that generated $2 Million in Year One Revenue and received Industry Award for Best New Art Product.
Partnered in devising and implementing go-to-market strategy for a specialty anti-aging consumer product launch into online channel. Created winning product concept in consumer research. Product ranked in the top 1% of all beauty products on Amazon.com post-launch.
Hourly Rate: $110/hr
Location: Long Beach, CA
Firefly Marketing & PR is a full-service marketing and communications agency. We specialize in working with business leaders to develop and implement strategic plans that will guide promotional and public relations activities toward greater success. Our approach marries time-tested, proven methodologies with innovative and measurable techniques to ensure superior results.
Hourly Rate: $85/hr
Location: Valencia, CA
Rock your social media channels. Dominate with stellar content.
That's what I do best. Those two specialties are within my "zone of genius" as the Chief Marketing Strategist at Mindi Zone Marketing.
Marketing strategist and content mastermind for a variety of projects, with a specialty in both B2B and B2C marketing. Passionate about making small companies and startups the best at what they can be, from empowering them through social media strategy and execution to building brands through content creation and promotion.
With more than 7 years in the marketing realm, I have delivered more than 70 projects for clients in a timely, collaborative and professional manner.
Specialties: Product Marketing, Content Strategy, Content Marketing, Social B2B Marketing, Corporate Blogging, Community Management, Customer Engagement, Commerce, Branded Interactions, Project Management, Social Planning, Social Strategy, Social Campaigns, Loyalty and Retention.
Hourly Rate: $75/hr
Location: Sugarloaf, CA