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Jeffrey O.

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  • Joined October 2016

Successful growth hacker who co-founded a pioneer Blockchain hardware company in 2010 and helped build it to $73 million in revenue.

  • Chicago, IL, United States
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Jeffrey O.
Chicago, IL, United States



Marketing Growth SEO Email Content



I have experience and proven success as a growth hacker. I am very data driven, but function equally in a creative environment. I work at an expert level with Google Analytics and VWO A/B testing software. I am currently growth hacking for Kellogg.

Work history

Growth Hacker
Lead growth hacker on experimental, start-up team within Kellogg. In-house analytics and testing software professional. Developed multiple scrappy growth hacks leading to major wins. Developed traditional channels including email, influencer and search.
Forcestream, Inc
VP Marketing and Ecommerce
Growth hacker on executive team at fast-paced, start-up tech (Bitcoin) company. Created strategic direction of company, built brand and marketing plans, and drove all tactical efforts. Managed delivery of all ecommerce projects.
Online Marketing Director
Directed team of SEM managers and was SEO Director for lead generation company navigating a tumultuous time in the auto industry. Responsible for online lead generation marketing strategy and profit and loss of 2 business lines.



Elmhurst College



SEO affiliate marketing blogger outreach brand strategy content data analysis email marketing social media SEM lean startups


Optimizely Constant Contact Facebook Google AdWords Google Analytics Kissmetrics Mailchimp Moz Powerpoint Wordpress Trello Slack


Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 60hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year


Industries I love

Consumer Products Ecommerce Education Entertainment Travel

What I read

Growth hacking blogs, biographies, fantasy,

Side projects,,,

Ideal team

I function best in start-up environments with small, nimble teams that like to measure results and make quick decisions about strategy and the tactics required to support it. I work well independently but really like to collaborate with sharp people.