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  • Joined March 2016

I am an award-winning print & broadcast journalist, marketer, PR pro, writer, and content specialist with an MBA and 22 years of experience.

  • Indianapolis, IN, United States
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Indianapolis, IN, United States



Copywriting Content Marketing Public Relations SEO



After receiving my MBA, I began work as the vice president of marketing and public relations at a bank in my hometown. Then a stint as vice president of sales and marketing at a marketing firm, and finally, I founded my own firm in 1994, with radio and tv

Work history

President & CEO
Founded and run small boutique content and broadcast media firm with clients from around the globe.
On-Air Personality & Public Affairs Director
Served as morning show and midday host, news director, and public affairs director.
On-Air Personality
Served as an on-air personality on the #1 show in Indiana.
Kreative Koncepts & Design
Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Served as co-owner and managed all members of the sales team, along with all marketing efforts.
Citizens Banking Co.
Vice President of Marketing & Public Relations
Managed all aspects of marketing, public relations, and business development.



Bachelor's in Political Science and History



writing public speaking public relations content creation journalism blogging brand strategy communications copywriting media relations


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Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 25hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months


Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Animals & Pets Ecommerce Food Government Media PR & Communications Philanthropy Retail

What I read

Inc., Forbes, Entrepreneur, Fast Company, Farm to Fork, TUT, O, local newspaper, business journals

Side projects

Founded the country's first locally-sourced organic bakery for people and pets; creating television show that explores life in the Midwest; served on the board of a few theatres since I love acting; and, am writing a book about a life-changing experience.

Ideal team

I most enjoy a collaborative environment, with crazy creative minds. I am also very comfortable working on my own, or remotely.