I have over 20 years of experience in marketing, public relations, digital marketing, online advertising, SEO, SEM, communications, sales, and advertising. My strength is with developing marketing strategy for organizations, including competitive analysis, market research and the development of differentiation strategies. I am inbound marketing certified by Hubspot and an expert at driving inbound traffic to websites.
I am a magna cum laude graduate of Bryant University and earned a master’s degree in business administration in 2003. I received a cum laude undergraduate degree from the University of Rhode Island with a bachelor’s degree in History and Education. I began my career at Cox Communications and in 2003 founded MBA for a Day. I have been working as a freelance marketing consultant, helping companies to grow their businesses, nonprofits to grow their memberships and event attendance, and clients to increase return on investment. I have won numerous awards throughout my career including two Hermes Creative Awards for advertising copy development and design. I was a finalist for the SBA’s prestigious Small Businessperson of the Year award, won the Rising Star award from the North Central Chamber of Commerce, was awarded Employee of the Year three times at Cox Communications, and I was a finalist in the Bryant Business Plan Competition two times. I have received numerous testimonials and accolades from people I have worked with over the years and I have a proven record of accomplishments and achievements.
I have worked for a number of non profit organizations, including membership organizations, large companies, small businesses and start up organizations. For a complete list of current and former clients, click here.
I have also helped non profits raise more than $50 million through fundraising initiatives, event marketing and promotion, and strategic planning. I have been actively involved with and have experience with planning and coordination of the a wide variety of events, including non-profit events, member events, and corporate events.
I am also highly skilled at helping companies increase their organic presence in search engines. Read the Providence Fire Restoration case study for an example of how I helped one local company establish an online presence in their geo targeted market.
If you would like to speak with me to discuss my qualifications and how I may be a fit for your organization, please contact me.