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Linda is our Chief Alchemist – the marketing architect and strategist who pairs in-depth research and analysis with experience, wisdom and insights. Linda’s roles within ad agency, corporate marketing and management consulting environments inform a unique approach to the creation of initiatives that transform how companies and brands sell, go to market and communicate.
Linda’s expertise in strategic planning, brand development, marketing communications, marketing technology and sales enablement have made her a trusted advisor to multiple Fortune 500 companies.
Her career includes several leadership positions working with and for blue-chip companies including UPS, Cisco Systems EMEA, Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods, Sears Holdings Corporation, The Clorox Company, ConAgra Foods, WPP Group, KFC, Masco Corporation, Fischer Scientific, Outboard Marine Corporation, The Larson Boat Company, S.C. Johnson, and most major US-based retailers including Walmart, Target, Costco, Kroger, Sears, Kmart, Albertsons, Safeway, Meijer, Publix and Sam's Club.
Creative Evaluation Training
Gary is a London-bred, Chicago-based advertising veteran, most recently with Leo Burnett as SVP/Creative Director. Gary has worked with countless major brands for agencies on both sides of the pond, including McDonald’s, Nintendo, the U.S. Army, Kellogg's, Pfizer, Philip Morris International, LinkedIn, Kraft, Allstate, and Delta Faucet.
Gary’s outstanding creative work for McDonald’s, Nintendo and the U.S. Army has garnered multiple industry awards, including seven Cannes Lions, One Show Pencils, Addys and Effies.
In addition, Gary is the founder of the Mythos Company, a training firm specializing in educating corporate clients on the art and science of creative strategy, creative development and creative evaluation.
Moonlights on “This Old House”
Lyn has an amazing background including stints at Leo Burnett and DDB and specializes in both B2B and B2C strategy, marketing, and advertising.
Lyn’s career has spanned over 20 years as a copywriter, Creative Director, and brand strategist. From working on Procter & Gamble, McDonald’s and Kellogg’s at Leo Burnett to an instrumental period helping DDB get its integrated marketing venture off the ground, she has never lost sight of the power of clear, precise words and thinking.
Recent clients include Emerson, Allianz Risk Consulting, BMO Harris Bank, KNAACK, James Hardie Building Supplies, AON and Peerless AV.
Social Media Strategy
Fitness & Personal Training
With a degree from Drake University and a background in international business and health and wellness, Lauren brings a smart approach and creative energy to the team as a marketing manager and social media strategist.