We have found the most successful companies aren’t always the companies with the best product or service; however, they manage to stay at the top. How is that? Simple, they have a plan for marketing and they stick to it. If a certain marketing campaign fails they make adjustments and find where their customers are and develop the right strategy to own their space. Vision Force Marketing offers all sorts of small business marketing services, but we know the success of small business starts with developing a Strategic Marketing Plan. From marketing plans & brand strategies to logo & website design, to business coaching – we will help you Own Your Space. Keep reading to learn a little more about us.
Leah Hoppes, Strategic Marketing Consultant & Strategist
Leah is a Co-Founder of Vision Force Marketing and author of two books: Marketing Chomp and How To Avoid Embarrassment & Humiliation in Public Speaking. She has over twenty years of marketing experience and spent 15 years in industrial manufacturing. She has helped entrepreneurs, small to medium-sized businesses, and Fortune 500 corporations draft strategic marketing plans, create brand strategies, design new logos, manage website creation, write public relations content, and implement digital marketing strategies.
A graduate of Valparaiso University, Leah continued her development with a Marketing Certificate through University Wisconsin – Madison’s Executive Education program and has taken other executive education courses with American Management Association (AMA) and most recently, Tony Robbin’s Business Mastery. She serves on the Board of Directors for the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and is a member of several committees. Leah was named the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce’s Member of the Year for 2015.
A voracious reader, she always has three books going at any given time. In 2009 a Vertebral Artery Dissection caused 3 strokes – the third was a massive stroke. To have recovered fully is nothing short of a miracle and underscores Leah’s desire to live by audacious faith and to do as much as she can for those who enter her sphere of influence.
Sean Matthew Whitfield, Business Strategist & Business Coach
Sean is a Co-Founder of Vision Force Marketing. He has over twenty years of sales and marketing experience and has worked in the auto industry, real estate, staffing, and the Medical MRI industry, and as a Results Coaching Strategist for one of the top global entrepreneurs – Tony Robbins. He received his coaching certification through Robbins-Madanes Training.
Sean has coached people all over the world and has been able to get his clients massive results by getting them crystal clear on what their objectives are for the next twelve months. Sean, like a personal trainer, challenges clients to raise their standards and holds them accountable so they achieve their goals.
He volunteers as a mentor for Kids Hope USA and is an avid reader, except instead of reading, he listens to his books. No stranger to adversity, Sean overcame a near-death experience when he was stabbed in a random attack in 2000 which left him in a coma for seven days. He lost everything in 2008 when the housing market crashed. His experience colors everything he does because he understands on a cellular level when people struggle either personally or professionally. Sean is able to reach out and pull people up as he shows them how to use their language and beliefs to spur them onward despite the odds.