A proven strategic marketing and business leader that can develop the visionary big picture while also successfully manage and execute programs to achieve goals.

·Developed brand platforms, new products and advertising campaigns globally for Dial Soap and Reynolds Wrap, nationally for Pulte Homes and Centex Homes.

·Conducted consumer based research, and competitive analysis including segmentation.

·Strong knowledge of datamining to develop direct response programs (mail, email and phone)

·Managed P&L, personnel and operations to grow bottom line for business units.

·Start up experience with venture backed firms; Boxerjam was sold and Clean Currents is currently leading its market sector.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2007 - Present

Co Founder, VP of Marketing

Clean Currents

"Green Energy Solutions" Firm focused in three areas:

Renewable Energy Broker/Supplier in PJM marketplace

Solar Installer in Maryland, DC and Virginia

LEED and Energy Efficiency Consulting

Founded in 2005 from work experiences of founders in construction, property management and new product development, firm has grown to serve over 2300 commerical and residential customers.  Firm has 10 employees. 

Lead marketing, new product development and operation group associated with solar installations.  Firm has been covered by numerous national and international publications and awarded first ever "Environmental Excellence Award" by Washington, DC governmment in 2009.

Feb 2004 - Nov 2008

Director Strategic and Operational Marketing

Strategic Marketing• Lead strategic land acquisition planning and community development for leading builder in markets with over $900 million in annual revenues from nearly 40 communities in 4 states. • Manage at team of three managers and analysts that develop feasibility and land acquisition booklets for internal approval.Operational Marketing• Oversee $6 Million ad budget for market area, with support of five direct reports.• Developing a new website program as well as offline support marketing for 2007.• Created over 100 direct mail programs in 6 months based around targeted profiles and regressive analysis.• Began email blast campaign to “permission based” lists that increased repeat site visits.• Rolling out new community level marketing programs geared towards profile buyers.• Received two honors in real estate market “best overall campaign” and “best direct mail campaign” in April 2007

Jan 2001 - Dec 2003

Group Vice President, Northeast Region

Pulte Homes
As marketing leader for $700 million dollar business unit within the nation’s largest homebuilder, directly developed strategic marketing tools and programs as well as mentored local marketing professionals to drive targeted marketing efforts across 11 buyer segments in 10 states. • Led operational strategic planning process (OSP) for Northeast by developing economic overviews, supply and demand analysis of housing stock based upon consumer segmentation process. • Created consumer segmentation classification, as part of team including CEO, to be a key driver in developing new house designs and land/site selection process as well as targeted marketing efforts. • Managed over marketing and research budget of nearly $5 million dollars for region. • Led roll out of Del Webb brand, after Pulte’s acquisition of the largest builder of lifestyle-oriented active adult communities. o Developed “how to” document for city presidents on
Jul 1999 - Nov 2000

Director Business Development

 Began as part-time consultant to founders of the leading game show site online and developer of AOL’s game channel. Left Reynolds Metals after company received $15 million in funding.  Worked on distribution partnerships with Sony/Game Show Network, Pearson TV and other leading entertainment companies for online/offline development deals.o Increased site visits and games played by 10% with addition of GSN game. Hired PR and ad agency to develop consumer and industry/advertising campaignso Increased visitors by 50% during consumer campaigno Grew marketing organization to 7 people over 6 month periodo Interacted with investors and press related to upcoming marketing activities Worked with founders on potential sale, merger, funding and public listing options for company. It was eventually sold to Media General

Mar 1998 - Nov 1999

Sr. Brand Manager - Latin American Consumer Division Manager

Reynolds Metals (Alcoa)
 Managed consumer food packaging brands, responsible for $50 million P&L and $4 million regional advertising budget. Oversaw headquarters reports as well as regional marketing personnel. Traveled extensively, spending considerable time in market which resulted in 40% increase in revenues.  Developed business plan for South America expansion after acquisition of Brazilian foil manufacturer. Developed regional brand, Masterpack, and 17 package designs for the operation.  Hired global ad agency to help in design and launch of new products. Initiated regional advertising creative process with local marketing managers and advertising agency counterparts. Oversaw the filming of Reynolds brand commercials in Mexico and print ads in Argentina.  Enlisted US campaign stars “Pat and Betty” to support TV cooking demonstrations in Argentina and Puerto Rico. Found “localized” replacements to continue the campaign.
Sep 1994 - Sep 1998

Brand Manager

The Dial Corporation
 Managed Dial Soap and other brands, responsible for $10 million P&L. Responsible marketing and sales through distributors and licensees. Traveled extensively to set up new distribution relationships and launch new products. Tripled cases sold within area managed. o Developed “universal” packaging to allow same product exported to numerous countries o Managed UK sales office that sold Armour Foods in Europe and the Middle East.  Developed entrance strategy for Israel with local manufacturing partners. Led team under President/COO, to negotiate acquisition/joint venture with local company. Led to a letter of purchase intent and eventual launch of Liquid Dial and Dial Soap brands. o Developed new product packaging and display designs o Hired local ad agency to develop local media campaign, including TV spots, print and PR


1997 - 1998


Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management
1990 - 1992


1988 - 1992

political science

Boston College
1984 - 1990

Bullis School