creative marketing, advertising, & event planning

The pieces above are part of a free sample business plan that I designed and formatted from a simple text document. My goal was to create brand consistency between the document and the StarterBizPlan website. We use this piece to generate leads for StarterBizPlan of people who are interested in writing a business plan and possibly interested in purchasing a business planning software. In total the sample plan is 22 pages.

As a growing company StarterCRM was in need of some collateral to give to potential partners. The examples to the left is part of a series of product sheets that are given to potential affiliates and partners. These product sheets were also placed on the StarterCRM website for general users who might want to print out information about the specific products.

I was in charge of creating these pieces from scratch including copy writing, developing a design for the template and taking the product to print. To see the whole series please contact me.

This video to the left was designed for the marketing site for StarterCRM. It's intent is to inform the potential customer about what exactly StarterCRM is and then give them a call to action to sign up for the free trial.

I co-scripted this video as well as guided the design and editing process.

This video to the right was developed as a marketing piece for Its intent was the introduce the product as well as give a brief introduction into the apps and why they were built.

I scripted and directed this video as well as guided the editing process.

Tarkenton Institute

This brochure was created as a marketing collateral piece for potential affiliates of the Tarkenton Institute through the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The piece was handed out at trade shows and was very successful in obtaining leads for the program. I copy wrote the whole piece as well as designed the layout and the overall structure of the piece. A graphic designer that I managed added in the background and the cover.

Tarkenton Financial, LLC

With in Tarkenton Financial, we were faced with the issue of providing our agents with more ways to be seen as credible. The brochures above were developed to hand out at meetings, to instill a sense of confidence in the potential client. I co-designed and co- wrote these brochures.

The stationary above was fully designed by myself. Our goal was to give the average insurance agent a younger more modern feel, which in turn would attract a younger customer. All agents who used these items reported a greater seminar to appointment and appointment to customer ratio.

Metrics, Inc

The collateral above was part of a total re branding effort for Metrics, Inc. For all items above I assisted in the development and production, including being the liaison between the graphic designer and printer.


The collateral above was part of a re branding effort for S&ME to reposition themselves in the market. They had become a company that solely got their new business from referrals. All of the items above were part of a campaign designed to rebrand what S&ME meant to the community as well as generate new clients. The campaign was very successful. For all items above I assisted in the development and production, including being the liaison between the design team, web development team, printer and customer.