Experience is The best teacher.

I got my start over twenty years ago, transitioning my creative talent into the then emerging industry of the Internet. I was blessed early on with mentors who forever changed my understanding of how design and marketing are intrinsically linked and who ignited my passion for developing ideas and businesses. My time in the trenches, working my way up the ladder is why I'm vocal in my belief that there is no substitute for experience. School is theory; it will never replace the real-world competition needed for success in both life and business.

"School is theory; it will never replace real-world competition."

I've been fortunate be a part of companies in all stages from startup to enterprise, spanning nine industries. This has given me unique expertise in understanding how to connect with consumers, instilling trust and value.

During my twenty years, nothing has been more rewarding than working alongside inspiring people to build something meaningful. I've founded and co-founded two companies, worked with four startups, and three nonprofits. I have to date, worked with over twenty-five organizations.


Today, I co-chair and vice-chair two nonprofits, mentor startups in the agriculture and engineering fields, and redefine patient engagement at Smart Clinic and MyPrepSteps.

Giving Back

I also believe in paying-it-forward and supporting the next generation of inspiring people and ideas. I offer free consulting to founders, startups, early-stage CEOs, small biz owners, and nonprofits - focusing on marketing, branding, GTM, funding, and pivot strategies. So, #AMA or reach out to me on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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"Marc is a member of a unique group of individuals - he is one of those with ridiculous graphic arts skills coupled with a strong sense of business. You can talk to him about business purpose without worry of offending his artistic integrity. While I've worked with hundreds of graphic arts professionals in the past - I only know of two that can be placed in the above described group!"

John-Scott Dixon, Aidan-Taylor Marketing
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The top grossing Dutch Bros. in America is 3 miles from my house. At any given time each of the two lines leading into the small coffee shop will be ten cars deep. On the weekend, there can be as many as 15-20 cars in each line.