I build and execute growth strategies and marketing automation systems. I’ve been a senior marketer at a publicly traded company, a part of some great teams, but I’ve also witnesses first hand (in 3 startups) how easy it is to waste a 10+ million-dollar round through poor strategy and hiring decisions early on. It’s through failures like these I’ve learned the most. This is why I focus on building the right systems for the right industry/budget/product. Here are some of the tools I run today:
“Alex is one of the best, if not the best, full-stack Marketing Automation experts i’ve worked with. He knows which systems and traffic sources to use at every stage of business. His ability to predict which upcoming source to use to drive traffic through a chosen funnel shows his ability to imagine user interaction. He’s never afraid to try a new strategy and always finds a way to make his ideas work.”Kaitlynn Sirotkin,
Content Marketing Manager at Spark Hire
“Alex grasps your market and your value proposition all while keeping a pulse on the daily changes of options for your software stack. The best part about Alex is the experience, he’s tried different approaches and software and will save you the time of going down the hard road. Bottom-line: the best Chicago Growth-Hackers I’ve met yet.”Darren McAbery,
Head of Marketing at Inspire Marketing Services
“Alex knows the tactics that it takes to execute to get growth. He’s got a good sense for the latest trends in growth and user acquisition as well as paid acquisition across different channels. He understands the marketing landscape and all the changes that companies need to make to grow their audiences.” Andy O’Dower, Head of Product for Curiosity.com
“Alex is very knowledgeable about marketplace growth strategies. He has a solid understanding analytics attribution and event tracking for saas. Just recently I consulted Alex on some event-based messaging for apps to further our strategy. I would definitely recommend Alex to anyone that is looking to improved their business, whether saas or app, to help solidify their growth strategy.”Marek Dzik,
Mobile Product Manager for Brad's Deals
“Alex came into a brand new industry, learned the nuances, and then customized a strategy based on the needs of our customers. In addition to his marketing skills, Alex is also a tremendous recruiter and manager of both internal and virtual teams.” Patrick O'Rahilly, CEO of FactoryFix.com
“Alex has been a mentor to me the past 6 months, and has taught me more this year than I could have hoped to learn in the next 5. I am now confident and eager to start putting his training to work in this field.” Zackary Conover, Marketing Professional
“When it comes to growth marketing, Alex is the master. I had the pleasure of hosting a networking event where I moderated a panel on what it takes to run a mobile app company. Alex was one of our panelist and his ability to relate, explain and motivate the audience really impressed me. The audience could tell he is an absolute expert in his field but was also able to explain his thoughts in a way that was relatable to everyone. Both myself and the audience, were so appreciative of him spreading his knowledge with us that evening.”J.P. Lamp, PHR, Corporate Recruiter and Entrepreneur
“I have worked under Alex for the past 6 months, and every day he brings so much excitement and passion to our project. He is constantly showing us how to optimize our processes to get the most out of each day. He knows what technology to use and what processes will or won’t work. I am very thankful to have worked with Alex and hope to keep learning from him in the future.”Alice Salt, Settlement Analyst at Invenergy LLC
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Myself along with two of Chicago’s most-knowledgeable Finance and Operations experts have come together to offer VC firms and other investors a way to protect and optimize their startup investments.
I am constantly researching and testing new growth tactics for my clients and I am active in private Slack and Facebook groups which share top growth tools with coupons to try them out. I will be sending the good stuff to you, free.
GROWTH STRATEGY & IMPLEMENTATION
With all of these packages, you get myself, my relationships with vendors, the saas I pay for, and my team of data enrichment VA’s in the case you have a lead generation project.