It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference.
- Tom Brokaw, Television Journalist
Marilyn is the Founder and President of MPower Philosophy and a specialist in marketing and business strategy. She is particularly passionate about using Internet Marketing to help companies grow. Marilyn spent more than a decade in senior marketing management positions for large international corporations in the New Jersey and Florida markets prior to launching MPower Philosophy.
Marilyn’s broad marketing experience working for billion-dollar companies such as Citrix Systems, American Express, AT&T, and Research International helped her understand the enormous need for a more analysis focused and strategic approach to marketing. This knowledge led her to develop an empowering approach that provides a combination of marketing assessment, marketing insight, marketing strategy, and marketing consulting appropriate for all types of organizations, regardless of size or budget.
Marilyn holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and a Master of Business Administration degree, both from Rutgers University. She also holds an Associate of Arts degree from the New York School of Interior Design.
Christine is a gifted writer and technology specialist. She has more than ten years’ experience in website development, search engine optimization, and web content development. Her broad range of corporate and non-profit writing projects include blogs, social media profile pages, feature articles, press releases, grant narratives, and email marketing newsletters.
As a former web marketing manager for Health Communications, publisher for 15 years of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, she was a key member of the publisher’s website re-launch team. She is a certified Social Marketing Associate and holds a CIW certification (Certified Internet Webmaster).
Christine holds a bachelors degree in English Literature and a minor in Mass Communications from the University of Florida.
Lissett is a creative Graphic Designer with over 9 years experience in the creative media design field. She is a passionate artist who dives into each project with a great deal of detail and enthusiasm.
Her skills in design development and art direction are varied and include experience in; corporate branding, ad campaign concepts, packaging, point of sale pieces, environmental design, illustration, collateral material, web graphics, commercial art, pre-press production, photo editing, and signage.
Her designs have been used by a multitude of industries from local restaurants to major universities. In addition to providing her design expertise, Lissett has also assisted with account management, project scheduling and vendor relations from coordination of web developers/programmers and copywriters to sourcing of photographers and printers.
Lissett graduated from the Miami International University of Art & Design with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design.
Rachel’s career, spanning more than 15 years, includes research expertise in a variety of industries, with particular emphasis on technology, health/community services and consumer products. Her data-collection skills encompass online surveys, telephone surveys, in-depth interviews and focus groups. Rachel’s broad research background has given her vast knowledge in questionnaire/instrument design, quantitative and qualitative results analysis, interpretation and reporting.
Her strong writing, editing and presentation skills, along with the research, allow Rachel to provide companies with a better understand of their businesses and customers, permitting clients to achieve their goals and objectives.
Rachel holds a BA degree from the University of Florida and a MSPH from the University of South Florida.