MARKETING & EXTERNAL RELATIONS TEAM


Our firm retains consultants possessing either extensive C-level management experience or

highly developed subject area expertise.

ED BURNS

Director, Marketing & External Relations Practice

Ed Burns empowers organizations to use the Internet to smash their goals. He is the founder of the Ed Burns Group, a TEDx speaker, and digital marketer. 

 

He started working in technology at 15 and hasn’t looked back, forming his own company in college, and servicing organizations internationally. He consults with clients in branding, social media, websites, and marketing strategy. Ed believes that work should be meaningful, rewarding, and fun. 

 

Mr. Burns loves to read, write, ask deep questions, and form life-lasting relationships. He unwinds by building sandcastles and hiking in the great outdoors surrounding beautiful Hamburg, Pennsylvania.

DANA DOBSON

Associate Consultant, Marketing & External Relations Practice

Dana Dobson is an award-winning public relations consultant, speaker, author, trainer and workshop leader with 30 years of experience working with both Fortune 500 companies and entrepreneurs to solve their two biggest marketing challenges — how to get the ego out to bring the audiences in.

 

The founder of Dana Dobson Public Relations, Dana excels at coaching her clients to optimize their personal brands and media relations skills, and assists with the creation and distribution of compelling content to build reputable brands and loyal audiences.

 

The author of, “How to Reach Millions with Artful PR: What They Don’t Teach You in Marketing School,” Dana speaks frequently on building profitable presence for leaders and experts, demystifying traditional and digital media outreach, how to create wildly successful publicity campaigns, and how to adapt to the new value principle of content delivery in the digital age.

ERIN MIHALIK

Associate Consultant, Marketing & External Relations Practice

Ms. Mihalik is a 2016 graduate of Temple University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising Art Direction from the Klein School of Media & Communications. With 5 years of Social Media Marketing experience, Ms. Mihalik has experience creating content for a facet of industries: Student Housing, University Admissions, and Market Research.

Ms. Mihalik is skilled in platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and the content-manager platform Hootsuite. She has extensive knowledge of Facebook Ads Manager and is familiar with Google Analytics. Apart from social media platforms, Ms. Mihalik has approximately 5 years of experience working with Adobe Creative Suite programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

TED SIKORSKI

Associate Consultant, Marketing & External Relations Practice

Mr. Sikorski provides senior-level, results-oriented counsel in developing comprehensive marketing communication goals and strategies backed with effective tactical elements that inform, inspire and energize target audiences.


His focus areas include internal and external communications, public/media relations, traditional and e-marketing communications, web-based and social media outreach, fundraising/development, legislative affairs and crisis communications planning.  Highly organized and detail-oriented with proven leadership, budgeting, client/business development and supervisory experience, Mr. Sikorsky has extensive experience in business-to-business and business-to-consumer market segments.

JACK HOUSER

Adjunct Consultant, Marketing & External Relations Practice

Mr. Houser is a 22-year veteran in the field of graphic design, having worked for companies large and small – including one-employee startups to very large corporations including Ford, Microsoft, Disney, and Target. He has a long history of pleasing clients across a wide variety of industries: toys/games, sports, entertainment, music, food, fashion, industrial, financial, medical, governmental, and tech.  Jack is versatile, a creative problem solver, and very easy to work with.

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United States of America

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