Jeffrey Schmidt, President
Over his 30-year career Jeffrey has developed marketing programs for many companies. See case studies here. He now assists sustainable and socially responsible businesses so they can have a greater impact for our world.
Jeffrey identifies segments of the marketplace so his clients can attract customers profitably.
He built DeepSky Marketing on cold-calling marketing and personal selling that relied on relationship building from the ground up. He's made every mistake in the book and can help you avoid pitfalls and focus on your success.
At the tender age of 8 Jeffrey sensed something was amiss. At the time he could not articulate his feeling, but now knows we are destroying the very biological systems that keep us alive. This sad fact compels him to take action in both his personal and business life.
Jeffrey began his career in marketing research and fielded studies for companies like Allstate, Bank of America, The California Milk Advisory Board and Clorox Corporation.
He has developed marketing programs and materials for many organizations including: The American Marketing Association, Heald Colleges, Foppiano Winery, Bushtracks Expeditions, Oracle, It’s Yoga International, Ecology Action Associates, Solarworks, Parker Compumotor, Abbey Springs Water Systems, the Sonoma County Water Agency, Empowered Body Solutions, MTI College and more.
Jeffrey Schmidt is a public speaker, trainer and consultant on the topics of sustainable business, marketing and personal selling, and leadership. He is the author of three books: Five Proven Internet Marketing Methodologies, Seven Key Questions You Must Ask Your Communications Partner, and Five Ways to Enliven Your Message.
Barbara Stafford, Strategy / Messaging / Copywriting
“Helping clients achieve audacious goals
Laurie Binder, Designer
One of Laurie’s favorite quotes by Thomas J. Watson Jr., President of IBM is: “good design is good business.” Laurie has designed for all manner of business application: complete business identity programs, packaging, wine labels, newspaper and magazine advertising, books, brochures, websites, trade show booths, banners, T-Shirts, posters, signage, logos, educational outreach campaigns, CD covers, and even a horse jump. She has designed for the purpose of increasing sales, community outreach, education, and for the simple pleasure of creating beauty.