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
I am a business professional with about 30 years of experience with an express interest in strategic planning and communications. I hold a BSC in Management from Santa Clara University and an MBA from Indiana University. I have in-depth experience in product management, product development, marketing, sales management, promotions, communications, operations and planning.
In my last position I was General Manager for Core Energy Fitness for nine years. You can see the depth of my work at CoreEnergyFitness.com. While I did not build the site I produced all of its content - from photos, products and text.
I usually do the lifting when it comes to writing. In my samples I have attached the executive summary and business plan for Core Energy Fitness; the Company's Owner's Manual, Exercise Poster and Financial Projection Model used for the Company's business plan.
Hourly Rate: $55/hr
Location: Los Angeles, CA
With more than 14 years experience in digital advertising, I develop marketing strategies, concepts, and digital campaign integrations for agencies, Fortune 500 companies, and blue-chip brands.
Current and past clients include Microsoft, General Motors, Honda, Ford, Hilton, MasterCard, Colgate, Johnson & Johnson, Procter & Gamble, Dell Computer, Universal Pictures, and Nordstrom, among others.
I'm now leveraging this depth of exposure and applying it to my real passion: helping small businesses and entrepreneurs grow and succeed!
Hourly Rate: $50/hr
Location: Encino, CA
I am an independent media relations consultant, and work with a number of successful entrepreneurs and established brands in several industries, from food to technology to hospitality to real estate, among others.
Hourly Rate: $40/hr
Location: Beverly Hills, CA
UC Berkeley (and proud Cal Bear) grad and web and graphic design expert. I love using beautiful web + graphic design effectively to communicate the correct marketing message at the correct time. I love helping businesses and organizations make improve their reach and deliver financial results via creative, straightforward, bold design.
Reach me on and offline - www.bearlydesign.com.
Hourly Rate: N/A
Location: Manhattan Beach, CA