With nearly three decades of career and entrepreneurial experience focused in Marketing, Advertising & Sales Management, Kat offers expertise as a sought-after Consultant, Mentor, Sales Trainer, Podcaster, Speaker and Community Leader.
Kat's Key Take Aways:
Over Communicate It's Ok
LinkedIn vs Facebook
Go where your tribe lives
How often should I be posting on
Watch out for Scammers
Kat currently serves as CEO of adBidtise, which she founded in 2014. adBidtise provides business owners with strategic ways to find affordable advertising options for their business needs, budgets, goals, and expectations so they can Stand Out and Grow.
adBidtise was created to address the ongoing need for businesses to have access to a resource for education, advocacy, accountability and an advertising company that would have their backs so they can make good business decisions when it comes to Marketing. Marketing is a necessary Investment just like paying rent, paying your car payment and so on.
“Marketing & Advertising to a business is just like Air food and water for us to survive.”
The Statics for Failure is STAGGERING:
FACT: 50% will fail in the 1st year
FACT: 95% will fail within 5 year
Yet over 80% of Businesses don’t advertise at all!
adBidtise mission is that no business will be left behind.
Previously, Kat’s advertising sales experience has covered five major markets with high-profile broadcast television companies. Her previous Sales Management stops included: WDJT CBS Milwaukee, WYTU Telemundo WI Milwaukee, KETV ABC Omaha, WBUW Madison’s CW, KWBQ/KASY CW Albuquerque and WBXX-TV CW of East TN Knoxville. She launched her career as an Account Manager with Roberts and Russell, Inc. Advertising Agency, in Knoxville, TN working along-side Leo Burnett and McCann Erickson.
Kat is a woman-owned, veteran-owned and minority-owned business leader in the advertising and marketing marketplace. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with a minor in Advertising and Marketing from the University of Central Missouri.
With over 30 years of experience - Kat has proudly served our country with the United States Air Force.