Expert Speakers

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Known for Strategy

We are a brand strategy and marketing firm that marries traditional and digital advertising to create a strategic brand with tangible plans that empower clients. We are passionate about what we do and love to share our knowledge and lessons learned. Hear how we balance storytelling and design to create a comprehensive strategy. Invite us to speak at your next event or conference or guest appear on your podcast.


Skeet Hanks - speaker


Speaking Topics

7 Strategies for Launching Your Startup in the Marketplace
10 Marketing Tips Everyone Should Know
12 Ways to Boost Your Summer Marketing
Branding and Marketing 101
How to Brand Your Business
How to Brand Your Brand
Logo vs Brand (the ongoing struggle)
Key Messages Created for Your ICA
Media Training: staying on-brand with reporters and bloggers
Scaling a Business: real stories from the trenches
Selling from the Stage: growing your business and your brand through speaking
Social Media
Women in Business

Components for Creating a Social Media-Event Driven Campaign
Your Social Battle Plan: Creating an Effective Social Media Content Strategy & Calendar
Like It Or Not: Social Media KPIs

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Previous Speaking Engagements

AmeriCorps VISTA
Brookside Business Association
Financial Planning Association
Global Entrepreneurship Week
Kansas City Tomorrow/KCTAA
Kauffman FastTrac

SBTDC at UMKC – ScaleUP! Kansas City
Shopify Meetup
South Kansas City Alliance Economic Development Summit
Speaker Summit Mastermind Series

SweetLife Entrepreneur Podcast
SweetLife Launch
Waldo Area Business Association
Waldo Community Improvement District
Various industry groups
Numerous client workshops

“Elizabeth has been a featured speaker on my podcast, forums and courses for the last 10 years. Her branding and marketing expertise plus her passion for her craft come shining through when she speaks. She moves audiences!”

April Beach, CEO – The Sweetlife Company

Elizabeth’s energy is always contagious and upbeat!

Jill Hathaway, Business Development Consultant – Missouri Small Business Development Center at UMKC

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