thoughts, theories, observations & informationSubscribe Now

SummitUp Preview Podcast – Kendra Ramirez

Kendra Ramirez, CEO/Founder of Sales Konnect, is able to teach and consult directly from over a decade of experience in networking, sales, recruiting and business improvement. Since 2005, Kendra has shown businesses how to utilize these networking tools to shorten sales cycle, find passive candidates and extend their marketing plans. Kendra is also one of […]

SummitUp Podcast Preview – David Esrati

Called the über blogger by the Dayton Daily News, David Esrati leads The Next Wave, a forward thinking advertising agency that has been on the leading edge of utilizing open source content managers for web development. He has been a keynote speaker at national conferences talking about organic SEO/SEM, community building online and the future […]

SummitUp Preview Podcast – Brian LeCount

Brian LeCount is Associate Director of Strategic Planning at Bridge Worldwide – a WPP interactive and relationship marketing agency in Cincinnati, Ohio. Prior to joining Bridge, Brian founded R.O.Why! Marketing, a results-focused marketing communications firm, and previously spent 8 years serving on the client side in marketing leadership roles in healthcare, technology consulting, software and […]

SummitUp Preview Podcast – Jennifer McClure

Jennifer McClure is an Executive Recruiter, Executive Coach and “Talent Geek”. Translation? A Consultant, Advisor and Partner to businesses and business leaders in the areas of attracting, recruiting, developing and retaining Talent in their organizations. She is the Founder/Group Manager of LinkedCincinnati – a networking group of over 10,000 professionals who understand the value of […]

SummitUp Preview Podcast – Steve Phillips

As principal and owner of Purple Trout, LLC Steve Phillips literally lives, eats, breathes and, yes, sleeps Search Engine Optimization (SEO). His passion for SEO is evident in his daily client work; desire to educate clients on the art and science of SEO and his dedication to producing higher rankings in search engines for each and every […]

What’s the big idea?

Recently some members of the Dayton Marketing Community met up for the 1st (of what will hopefully be many) Big Idea Breakfast – something I thought up a few days prior while writing my morning pages.   The concept for the event was as follows: This meeting is part networking part innovation part caffeination part collaboration […]

Speed 2

Last October I attended a student presentation at the University of Dayton entitled Speed Marketing.  The event featured several groups of students delivering 5 minute presentations on the latest and greatest trends in the world of marketing.  The event was wonderful.  The students did a great job of presenting the information in a highly impactful […]

More Information on 2009 Dayton MLK Celebration

I was recently given the following information about the festivities surrounding Martin Luther King Day in Dayton, Ohio, and I wanted to pass it along to anyone who might be interested in participating.  I plan to be there on Monday for the march.  I hope to see you there. 2009 MLK CELEBRATION SCHEDULE OF EVENTS […]

Obama in Dayton Friday

Democratic Presidential Candidate Barack Obama will be coming to Dayton, Ohio this Friday.  He will be speaking about his proposed energy policy.  The event is free, but tickets are limited.  This is a great opportunity to see a Presidential candidate up close and in person.  I hope that I can score tickets and make it […]

I Saw You… Walking In the Rain…

Nope, I am not posting about Oran Juice Jones and his classic hit referenced in the title of this post. I am talking about the Epilepsy Foundation of Western Ohio fund raising event that was held last weekend at Delco park in Kettering, Ohio. It was a very rainy Saturday, and still 75 people turned […]