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ID 239601

Philip Mshelbwala

CMO and Co-Founder of @reel-deal @wheeling-jesuit-university Business Admin '13 Entrepreneur, Passionate, Creative and a Big Thinker

ID 127999

Steve Rozanski

A few start-ups under my belt in sales/marketing/project management roles. B2B & B2C. Detroit Bred Hustler.

ID 24151

Justin DeLay

Co-Founder, @tempodb. UX Design at @grubhub-inc-1, Marketing at @kraft-foods. Design & Business at U of Michigan.
http://justindelay.tumblr.com

ID 177450

Matthew Neagle

Sr. Product Manager at Amazon Kindle. Worked at Google, AIESEC. Early stage start-up and investment experience. MBA and BSE from University of Michigan.
http://www.metromodemedia.com/blogs/posts/Google3056.aspx

ID 144944

Ramee Naja

CEO and Co-Founder of @reel-deal @wheeling-jesuit-university Accounting/Pre-Law '14

ID 117192

Jordan Skole

Data-driven director of marketing for @ambassador.

ID 424284

Michael Collins

Two time entrepreneur, 17 yrs in product marketing/management, strategy and technology.

ID 11133

Erick Bzovi

Co-founder of @healpay. Previoulsy co-founded OutsideHub ad network. Grew network to $5mm in revenue, 350 pubs, 8 mm uniques
http://blog.healpay.com/

ID 141122

Thane Richard

Founder of @jaunt-1 . Worked at @mahindra-mahindra. Studied at @brown-university. Living in ground zero of Detroit's resurgence.
http://indiansandcowboys.wordpress.com/

ID 211376

Jeff Ponders II


ID 617331

Amanda Darish

Michigan Ross graduate; Marketing guru (including Director at Burger King, brand management at Nestle), currently Director at Detroit-based startup

ID 329233

Ashley Lauren Dickinson

Social Media & Marketing Manager. On-air host. Public Speaker. Communications Coordinator.

ID 238029

Michael C. Burrows

Works @hewlett-packard, @snapfish-com . Worked @yahoo, @ Mail.com, @ Wired Digital • Studied @michigan-state-university | Now: Munich | Next: ?

ID 54006

Arthur Kesteloot Jr

COO @ 3d-travel, Inc., Dir Strategic Acct Mgt @ AOL Advertising, Regional Sls Mgr and Product Dev at The Walt Disney Internet Group ,University of Michigan MBA

ID 446633

Brandon Eagle

Senior at University of Michigan looking for full time position working as a business or marketing analyst.

ID 364577

Tim Varner

CMO and strategist at Notice Software. Digital marketing background with previous startup experience with Givt and the TrueHoop Network, an ESPN-affiliate.

ID 574150

Frank Manning

Sophomore studying finance at @hillsdale-college • Worked at @gochime, @forbes • Founded TutorZap.com •

ID 249393

Monica J Wheat

Voracious Knowledge Seeker; Digital Strategist, Marketer & Product Manager; Founder, Digerati Girls/Digerati Kids; Fmr. Global Social Lead for Ford, agency side

ID 114286

Bill Rice

Digital Marketing - Web, Email, and Social Media
http://billrice.com

ID 167222

Bob Lyons

Seasoned executive who has started businesses for 3 Fortune companies and co-founded two startups. Recognized leader on alternative workforce strategies.

ID 800

David Goldschmidt

Cofounder @buycentives, Founder @greatfamilyrentals-com. CMO @intrago. MBA Marketing Michigan (Ross). Also @frog-design, @leo-burnett, @jwt, and Saturn.
http://www.google.com/patents/US20100280700

ID 75031

Zach Hines

I've Held a Variety of Roles - CEO, CTO, COO, CMO & Co-Founder of SignageGenerators, SME.vc, Drop.mx, Buildatron 3D Printers, Studied at @rensselaer-polytechnic-institute, @tongji-university Shanghai - RPI Rowing - www.ZachHines.com

ID 560424

Kevin Bell II

Problems drive me, Challenges motivate me, Hard work is my lifestyle!

ID 501344

Daniel Cohen-Arcamone

Strong business strategy background, passion for building new things. Looking for high intensity, rapid pace, awesome people! Currently working at the Boston Consulting Group

ID 391061

Evan Bontrager

Mover and shaker looking to leverage my experience and diverse skill set to grow and grow with a disruptive company. Willing to relocate preferably to LA/SF/SD.

ID 287749

Joe Kim

Founder Soovious

ID 459503

Zhelinrentice Scott

Digital Technologist

ID 826949

Joey Silvian

Contract Chief Marketing Officer for over 15 startups. Worked for large companies Mattel, IBM, Chrysler and Large Ad Agencies

ID 464352

Jim Powell

Executive at @general-motors • BS/MS ME at @stanford-university, MBA @university-of-michigan

ID 471455

Walter Blake Knoblock

Published The Great Lakes Book Project in Feb 2013, sold 2k copies by 2014, Founded I READ BOOKS brand, combined merchandise in over 100 stores in 3 countries.
http://www.felixexi.com

ID 328339

Adam Jake Steinberg

Real Estate, Media, Client Relations, Hustler, Production, Copywriting

ID 384773

Amber Coffman

Digital Strategist. Fine-tuned skills working with for-profit schools.

ID 678809

Michael Beaton

Digital Strategy Leader for Large Ad Agency at Major Automotive Company; Led Startup B2B Retailer into Hockey Stick via Digital Marketing Efforts

ID 295574

Dwight Zahringer

CEO of TM Productions, TruReview and Reviewmy.co. Serial entreperneur. Strong business, marketing and development background.

ID 283850

Phillip Fattore

Sports and lifestyle writer for Sports Media 101, MIPrepZone.com and "Bloomfield Hills Living" magazine. Founder of SpeakeasyDetroit.com.
http://www.pistons101.com

ID 456240

Paula Seville

Analyst at Deloitte Consulting, Michigan 2012

ID 304913

Deborah Tien

Founder of @sisasa | Work experience in Tanzania, India, Nicaragua, UK, and USA | Astrophysics BA | Studied @wellesley-college and @university-of-oxford.

ID 168761

Sola Obayan

Principal @bto Solutions. President/Exec. Director @Social Media Association of Michigan.

ID 55592

Brandy Wimberly

Founder of @buyvite. Experience carefully crafting and creating Internet marketing campaigns for major brands. BA Film MA Journalism. Much love for ecommerce.

ID 543770

Edie Ofstedal

Hard-working, fast-learning college student. Interested in business, design, and technology.

ID 323784

Hubert Sawyers III

Principal at SORSAW; Marketing Optimization Specialist; Customer Acquisition and Retention Geek; Strong Fundraising Experience
http://fryinginvein.com

ID 106429

Garth C. Koyle

Co-founder @ @event-espresso; winner of the $40k 2011 Utah Entrepreneur Challenge. Prior Marketing Manager. MBA, MHA.

ID 390872

Matthew Curtis

Digital world entrepreneur; passionate social problem solver; intelligent brander, strategist, and researcher; MBA from @university-of-michigan

ID 426383

Brandon Schram

Founding team at House of Marley (consumer products company in partnership with the family of Bob Marley) - biz/brand dev, head of sales, led distribution strategy; Opened (and since closed) Maple, a men's retail store in Detroit - by far biggest failure

ID 51242

Jesse Dorsey

Founder @dream-monster, Indiepoint • Worked at @compuware-corporation • Studied at @michigan-technological-university, @wayne-state-university
http://blog.jessedorsey.com

ID 119908

Mike Kochis

Founder Axe Packs • Worked at @toyota, @eprize • Studied at @kettering-university

ID 636771

Hursh Narain

Native yooper, proud Spartan. Likes to build things

ID 164323

Pete Mohan

Co-Founder and Marketing Hustler for @portable-scores and @bushwhack-apps. Creating product buzz and connecting with brilliant people

ID 526748

Lauryn Stallings

Business and lifestyle journalist. Representative of Media Therapy TV. Media training via Missouri School of Journalism.
http://rynashley.com/musings/

ID 830976

Brittni Carter

Michigan State University Master’s Degree, Advertising, & four-time college soccer Division I champion; in both situations “scored, defended and led a team.”

ID 418418

Marcus Eagan

Learn the people, feed them food. Tikkun Olam.

ID 462353

Josh Radtke

International Marketing Professional - HEC Paris

ID 231437

Vincent Massimino

I can talk a cancer patient into buying cigarettes.

ID 376357

Michael Quane

Mobile Lifestyler with passion for connecting peoples lives to reality. Location-based Advertising Pioneer with a flair for making things happen. Able to take back of napkin design to market. Exceptional with customers and consumers...I am one too!

ID 834163

Joshua Mastracci

JD student at @tulane-university. BA in economics from @boston-college.

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Cid Szegedy, MBA


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Elizabeth Machesky

Northwestern graduate; human capital consultant; project management experience
http://challengedetroit.org/blog/elizabethmachesky/

ID 474636

Alex Dudick

Mechanical engineer; looking for a challenge; varied competencies including mechanical design/testing, software/hardware skills and implementation.

ID 400047

Matt Geiger

Founder 6th Man Apps • Studied at @depaul-university

ID 333814

Michele Cox

Corporate Storyteller | Strategic Marketer | Brand Journalist | Customer Insight Development | Strategic Leadership | Brand Vision

ID 273973

Kelsey Ellefson

Strategist with global and domestic experience on several blue chip clients. Employs journalism background to solve marketing problems.

ID 554164

Dan Davis

Honors Student. D1 Athlete. UK Experience. Passion for brands

ID 565119

Jeff Rogers

Asst. Account Executive at Lowe Campbell Ewald • Former student-athlete at Northwestern University

ID 599039

Shay S.

Recent University of Notre Dame Grad B.S. Biological Sciences '13 M.S. Engineering, Science, and Technology Entrepreneurship '14

ID 305989

Drew Harrison

Entrepreneur, polymath and founder of multiple businesses. Currently focused on developing the bitcoin and other block chain based ecosystems.

ID 606553

Bradley J Baker

Senior at EMU looking for future employment.

ID 636377

Tiff LeGreair Jordan

Successful College Student

ID 548841

Thomas Gregovich

MSU graduate, well-versed in email marketing and front-end development. Wide background knowledge makes me a good team player.

ID 483159

Kevin Jorge

Wayne state university student.

ID 798590

Sara Fritz

Marketing professional for a fast-growing digital media startup in Detroit. Seeking Chicago career opportunities.

ID 481850

Kyle Pressley

Skilled communicator looking for an innovative role with a cutting-edge company.

ID 368266

Nick Bognar

Social & Content guy. I like writing, building and learning. Currently at an Interactive Marketing Agency focusing on Automotive in the Motor City.

ID 447306

Patrick Pylypuik

Dynamic, results driven Enterprise Solution Sales Executive with 10 years’ experience with a stellar record of leading high performance technology sales teams.

ID 323935

Jason Niewoit

Motivated, driven, and a dedication to life long learning.

ID 654603

Sarah Sherman

Graphic Designer

ID 217630

Bill Richards


ID 206712

Teia Harris

I am a LOVE Connoisseur... I work at @LovePublicity helping small businesses build their brands + Creating a new Love product for women. Serial entrepreneur.

ID 276227

Holly Brinkman

Worked at @meeple @greenopedia @switchcam @shaker • Studied at @columbia-college-chicago

ID 572642

Andrew Krebs

Strong background in legislative affairs at the state level, non profit management, program management and development

ID 491032

Isabel Little

Recent grad in Entrepreneurship. Worked at Vimbly and Revolution Prep. Current freelance startup consultant. Seeking opportunities in marketing and operations.

ID 369146

Kyle Steiner

Founded supply the shave
http://supplytheshave.org/

ID 596791

Brandon Morson

Results-driven Marketing, Sales, Account Management, Project Management Pro; Agency-side & Client-side experience. Worked with DCI, GM, Nissan, RedBull, AT&T

ID 858050

Jordan Hiller

Digital Marketing Analyst. Strong eCommerce and Business accumen.Detroit Startup Background.Lover of new marketing technology. 

ID 278566

Sean Ely

Director of Video Production at IWearYourShirt.com. Strong marketing background (Michigan State University). Star of "The Social Media Pessimist" series.
http://blog.iwearyourshirt.com

ID 265307

Kevin O'Connor

Results-driven, dynamic executive with 20+ years of fast-track, progressive experience in managing and growing businesses; strong cross-industry qualifications with proven financial, marketing, executive and entrepreneurial experience.

ID 83843

Patrick Hayes

I create my own breaks. Digital marketing obsessed and focused. Co-Founded @EnvolveClothing.

ID 240250

Joseph Malinowski

Jack of all trades with extensive experience in A/R, payroll, invoicing, social media, and non profits. Young, hard working young professional looking to grow.

ID 839758

Mick Bassett


ID 394168

Nathan Mazur

Founder @mazur-senior-care-services. Entrepreneur since age 18. Lover of problem solving & Sales/marketing. Sold my company and looking for a new opportunity.
http://www.nathanjmazur.com

ID 472771

Josh Walker

Entered management field out of high school. Founded Brighter Fire Apparel in early 2013. Moved onto start Brighter Fire (Creative Agency) in late 2013.
http://www.brighterfire.com/journal

ID 552496

Jackie Palmer

Worked at @startup-institute with a Partner project at @bucketfeet, • Studied at @spelman-college

ID 625673

Allan Zamierowski

Hard worker, excellent problem solver, efficient

ID 78926

Main Line Entertainment


ID 335318

jason miller

will play video games for money

ID 502158

Katie Curry


ID 479105

Jesus Ginez

5 year MBA/BA / University Advancement Student Assistant/ NCAA Division 1 soccer player/ Fluent in Spanish

ID 870306

Todd Sedlak

UAV/UAS Operator, designer, integrator, trainer, developer, salesman, demonstrator with military, firefighting, and EMS experience seeks sales position.

ID 359561

Joe DeAngelo

Experienced sales/marketing professional looking for a position where I can meet and exceed sales goals, maintain excellent customer service, and grow the company's client base.

ID 15358

Brian Hehir


ID 133739

Scott Hauman

Namer + Brand Strategist + Account Planner + Market Researcher = Big Idea Generator | Co-founder of http://brandlingo.com | Partner in http://thenewfoundry.com

ID 450521

Chuck Wheeler

Marketing Strategy, Creative Direction, Software UI/UX Expert, Co-founded Interactive Food Industry Software Company, Digital Production Producer and Director.

ID 315766

Tony Hoban

Entrepuenur

ID 476806

Apara Sivaraman

Undergraduate student at Duke University, seeking summer internships

ID 384806

Brittany Osiborski

Event Coordinator; Bachelor in Communication with Event Management & Hospitality minors; Strong organizational skills; diverse professional background.

ID 405808

Cassandra Buss


ID 243163

Frances

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ID 489850

Andrea Calvert

University of Michigan graduate, three years in the bridal industry, pluviophile with a knack for whimsical musings

ID 555216

Dannie Lynn Fountain

Marketing | Tax Preparation | Entrepreneur
http://campus.albion.edu/students

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