Business

Chief Marketing Officer

Dinely is a mobile application revolutionizing the dining industry. Giving the restaurants the power of dynamic pricing to fill open tables during off hours. Beta launch Miami 2018.

Accomplishments:

  • Took over management and development of mobile and web applications managing 3 developers in 2 time zones
  • Developed email sequences and marketing automaton for restaurant training and set up
  • Increased beta launch list from 120 to 2,500 users in less than 2 months

Peanut Butter-prenuer

A childhood passion project of mine that turned into full-fledged business. Manufacturing and selling the worlds healthiest peanut butter – 50% more protein than standard peanut butter without added sugars, preservatives, or oils.

Accomplishments:

  • An idea to market in less than 3 months
  • Raised $11k on Kickstarter with only 1 month of prep
  • Email marketing campaigns with a 65% open rate, 15% CTR, and a 12% conversion rate
  • Cold Influencer marketing campaigns with a 25% rate of them posting for FREE
  • Laid out SEO strategy that ranked us 1st page for 2 key difficult search terms “Healthy Peanut Butter” and “Protein Peanut Butter”
  • Organic Instagram from 0 to 3.5k followers in 4 months with over 10% engagement rate
  • Featured on ABC, Fox, Journal Sentinal, OnWisconsin and other large news stations nationwide
  • Named to Wisconsin’s 25 under 25

Digital Marketing Specialist

A modern brokerage delivering a simpler real estate experience for users and agents.

Accomplishments:

  • Work across multiple channels to create and implement luxury real estate marketing strategies
  • Optimized Facebook ads framework for entire Chicago region with leads under $3 per lead ($7-10 per lead industry average)
  • Designed 15+ agent and listing websites in the first 2 months
  • Developed email strategies with over 35% open rates for agents (18% open rate industry average)

Partner | Lead Developer

Started out as one website project for my best friends’ Uncle has turned into our full-time company. Over a year later here we are, planning to travel the world while scaling our digital marketing agency.

Accomplishments:

  • 100% bootstrapped and profit positive from day 1
  • Increased AstroInsulation.com’s web leads by over 500% leading to over $50k in revenue
  • Gained HookedUpInstalls.com over 90 website leads in the first two months after website redesign

IT Intern (Application Developer)

Moved across the country (Milwaukee -> New York) to join the largest technology company in the world. Taking a key role in an international team working on udpating Global IBM to a new and improved cloud-based HRM system.

Accomplishments:

  • Designed, developed, and deployed 3 internal websites viewed by over 50k Global IBMers
  • Certified as an IBM iOS Designer, Design Thinker, and Agile Development Explorer

Founder | iOS Developer

My first venture into Entrepreneurship that got me hooked. Started just as an app idea to improve dates and make life more spontanious, from there took me on a wild journey that I’m forever thankful for.

Accomplishments:

  • Self-Taught iOS Development – building out GoEat in Swift
  • Spring 2016 Launch Pad Scholar (Startup Accelerator)
  • Finalist in 3 (2 national) Business Plan Competitions
  • Featured in Digital Trends, Launch Ticker, and first page of Product Hunt.

Corporate Banking Intern

My second internship and first one inside of corporate America. Got a mix of experiences of the banking industry from the ground (inside the branches) as well as from up top (working directly under a VP).

Accomplishments:

  • Mastered Excel while mining data to show branch trends, forecasts, and past performance
  • Presented research to VP’s and upper management, providing actionable recommendations
  • Recommendations saved Associated Bank over $1.1 million annually