a boutique marketing firm for small businesses worldwide
Michigan-native, Brandi Goodman lives her life with passion whether she is teaching a classroom, advising clients on the best skincare regimen or taking care of her adorable pup! Currently based in Los Angeles, Brandi teaches fourth grade at a private school whilst simultaneously growing a successful side hustle as an Independent Beauty Consultant for direct selling cosmetic conglomerate, Mary Kay. Brandi holds a Master's from Loyola Marymount University and a Bachelor's degree from Eastern Michigan University.
German native Evelyn is the Co-founder and Marketing Strategist at Dublin-based BusinessBrew. This former HubSpot employee is very passionate about marketing; especially inbound. She is a true advocate for attracting the right people to our businesses and creating valuable marketing. This passion has grown to embrace GDPR and how we as marketers can create secure environments for our audiences' data. At BusinessBrew, Evelyn brings actionable and cost-effective inbound marketing to startups, established businesses and agencies as well as ensuring that your sales & marketing teams are fully GDPR compliant. Evelyn holds multiple degrees, including a Masters in Marketing from Dublin Business School.
Based in California, Jeanne believes that good nutrition does not have to be complicated. Jeanne's personal journey to a healthy relationship with food, body confidence, and self-love was far more challenging and troubled than it should have been. Inspired by her experiences, Jeanne is determined to arm families with vital information and tools to navigate these changes in a modern world with social media, bullying, and peer influence that pressures our children to compare themselves to others and squeeze themselves into some acceptable mold. Jeanne is the founder of Jeanne Reilly RD, a Registered Dietitian, holds a Masters in Nutrition & Food Science and is also a Precision Nutrition Certified Level 2 Coach.
Born in Costa Rica and currently residing in Prague, Laura is a Global Manager at McKinsey & Company with experience leading change, currently managing a big digital transformation program centered around customer journeys, automation and innovative technologies. She is highly energized by problem solving & the design & implementation of new technologies, concepts and frameworks to innovate service delivery models and the overall health of an organization. She is also an advocate for equality & inclusion in the workplace & society. Laura holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Trinity College, Dublin and speaks English & Spanish proficiently, and basic Portuguese.
Based in Grand Rapids, MI, Elizabeth K. Goede is the founder of Elizabeth Ratliff Consulting LLC has a proven reputation for distilling some of the most complex business challenges and creating a pathway for resolution. With over 20 years experience, her disciplined approach to solving business challenges has led to a formulaic process that ensures efficiencies. With her strong sense of purpose, barriers to success don't exist. She has worked with multinational corporations to execute the following:
→ Collaborated with executive leadership to implement inter-department changes → Managed marketing and advertising budgets in excess of $65 million USD → Created and streamlined marketing, operational and fulfillment processes → Developed brands - naming, logos, strategy, creative implementation and repositioning → Managed, negotiated, and directed on-site creative shoots (video and photo), including the sourcing of photographers, production companies talent, and locations → Multidisciplinary on-site training processes to lead change management and improve efficiencies
Over the past decade, Jessica partnered with clients from a multi-faceted global portfolio of corporate, mid-size and micro brands. She has directed every phase of a project from preliminary strategizing to post-launch maintenance. In 2011, she founded an independent e-Commerce business Wicked Candle. Jessica also holds an MBA from Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland and has an undergraduate degree in Advertising Communications from Grand Valley State University in Michigan.