Frank van Vliet is a dynamic and top-performing sales and marketing executive with a comprehensive background in marketing, strategic planning, business development and talent management and has a passion for helping small start-up entrepreneurs, particularly in the non-profit sector, develop sales and marketing plans that deliver measurable results.
van Vliet holds an MBA from the University of Baltimore, a BSc degree from the University of Phoenix and a diploma in electronic engineering technology from Humber College.
Prof. "v", as his students refer to him, is also a talented educator who teaches a variety of marketing, business ethics and entrepreneurship courses at his alma mater, the Merrick School of Business, University of Baltimore, where he also serves as Executive-in-Residence, and is the recipient of the Maxwell G. Armor Chair in recognition of outstanding performance of a non-tenure faculty member.
Frank sits on the board of directors for the Baltimore chapter of the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), CUPs Coffeehouse and on the board of advisors for Angie’s List and I am Okah!, Inc.
Professionally, Frank is a member of the Baltimore chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) and is a 30-plus year member of the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists as a "CET".
Peter Taylor is our Sales Brewmaster for all things related to the Internet. He has over 33 years of experience in sales and marketing. For the last several years, Peter has honed his skill in the fine art of using the internet as an effective tool for sales and marketing.
If you need to spruce up your presene on social media sites like Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter, Peter can brew up just the right recipe to make your company page look as professional as you truly are. He can also attract new viewers to your website using Google Adwords, and track your progress with Google Analytics.
From website design and optimization, to writing sales-smart copy, to SEO (search engine optimization), Peter has the skills to formulate the perfect brew for you company's Internet marketing campaign.
If sales presentations, training, or conferences are part of your marketing mix, Peter is also a Presentation Brewmaster. Peter can brew up an eye popping Keynote or PowerPoint presentation, and teach you the skills you need to wow your audience.