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Pilar is an entrepreneur, marketing & advertising strategist, business coach, mentor and inspirational speaker.
Pilar brings over 25 years of marketing, entrepreneurial and advertising experience. She has been in the forefront of brand positioning and social norm change initiatives having led national, region and local initiatives. Today, Pilar brings her business mentoring / coaching, sales and marketing skills to help businesses grow and prosper.
She has managed marketing initiatives for Del Monte Foods, State Farm Insurance, U.S. Postal Service, Metro PCS nationwide wireless, Cacique Inc., and California Five-A-Day. Prior to founding a nationally acclaimed marketing firm, she worked on television broadcasting and hosted a national Spanish language issues oriented radio program.
Her work has received national recognition for her advertising, business, non-profit and community efforts.
Her awards and recognition include:
• California Assembly Resolution for her efforts with youth
• Advertising Awards from Hispanic Business Magazine, Spanish se habla español.
• Public Relations Society of America
• Environmental Protection Agency Awards
• All-Star line-up by Hispanic Business.com as a leader who has risen to the top of her profession
• Recognized as a Top 100 Women in STEM by US News and World Reports
• American Cancer Society Volunteer Award
• Child Abuse Prevention Council Volunteer of the Year.
Janet has dedicated the last three decades of her career to developing the award, innovative advertising and public relations campaigns for a wide range of clients in the California region and national markets.
Her sales, marketing and communications expertise expanded into airport advertising in 2007 - providing her the opportunity to implement effective marketing campaigns in Ontario, Los Angeles and San Diego International Airports.
She guides clients in implementing effective advertising campaigns with various airport concessionaires and advertising partners. She ensures clients best use of airport advertising assets, digital networks and publicity vehicles to deliver results and increase client revenue.
Janet is a graduate from University of California, Davis with a degree in Civil Engineering.
She has taken post graduate marketing courses at the University of California, Los Angeles and University of Southern California.
A creative and fearless imagination guides Erik's brand development, visual design and creative consulting.
As a designer and creative director, Erik enjoys challenging convention and building brave brands. He has worked with Microsoft, Netflix, Starbucks, The Coca-Cola Company, XPRIZE, Warp Records, Guitar Center, Southern California Public Radio, Suntory, The Good Samaritan Society and The California Institute of Technology.
Erik's projects range from visual identity design, to websites, retail spaces, and facilitating workshops.
As a hyperactive and curious human, TEDx organizer, workshop facilitator with AIGA Seattle, and board member of the Seattle Design Foundation, Erik welcomes working closely with clients to build solid brand and marketing initiatives to surpass goals.
He is a graduate from the College of Art in Pasadena.
He believes the future is ours to create, and we must build it together.
Dave is a proven communications professional who specializes in landing big stories for clients in high-profile publications such as the LA Times, USA Today, Orange County Register, Mashable and Forbes.
Following an award-winning writing career at the LA Times, Dave has developed relationships with dozens of media who cover the tourism, tech, business, health and medical industries.
He has a knack for matching his client's stories with the perfect reporter, editor or on-air talent.
Cindy brings more than 13 years of media and communications expertise, having served as a reporter in broadcast news for many years.
Her journalism skills have guided her campaign implementation which have included social marketing and outreach initiatives targeting general market and diverse communities across the US. Cindy has led marketing initiatives for key public and private organizations including California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA), Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities (MBC), and provided Asian expertise to the statewide Champions for Change initiative.
With a background in broadcast media, Cindy is an exceptional script writer, copy writer and video production specialist. Her storytelling skills ensure clients surpass their marketing objectives.
Her journalism career includes working with KRBK radio news, KLEW-TV, the CBS station in Lewiston, Idaho where she sharpened her story-telling techniques. She served as a reporter and web producer at KHNL, the NBC station in Honolulu, Hawaii. Cindy was the station's first web reporter covering all things social media and related web from online scams to online identity theft.
Prior to NBC, Cindy was a reporter at Adelphia Communications in Orange County, where she spent seven years honing her anchoring, reporting, producing and editing skills. There, Cindy had the opportunity to create and produce several community programs including Kids Time, Adopt a Pet, Talk about Town and The Scene, which featured southern California's hottest spots, local artists and the latest on celebrity events. The Scene earned two LCA awards for Best Foreign / Cultural Program.
Cindy earned her bachelor's degree in communication at California State University, Fullerton.
As a seasoned PR professional, Anna brings savvy and sage, having implemented national and region campaigns for private companies, state agencies, technology firms and state associations.
She brings a unique background serving clients from B2B technology to consumer products, social marketing initiatives and expertise in serving California's general and diverse Asian audiences.
Anna was as an account supervisor at Runyon Saltzman & Einhorn, Inc. (RS & E), dividing her time between spearheading and multi-cultural communications, managing public sector public relations accounts, and working directly with clients on advertising. At RS & E, she managed and implemented communications programs some of the firm's key clients. Anna also worked at Montoya Communications Inc., managing national accounts such as Del Monte Foods, Cacique Cheese, and statewide initiative including California's Teen Pregnancy Prevention campaign.
She is passionate about improving public education, ending domestic violence and human trafficking and eliminating mental health stigma, and serves in many non-profits to support these initiatives.
Anna earned her bachelor's degree in communication studies and a master's degree in public policy and administration at California State University, Sacramento.