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Degree Program University
M.B.A. Business Administration Northeastern University
B.S. Hotel, Restaurant and Travel Administration University of Massachusetts at Amherst

My Siena Experience

My Teaching Philosophy

My teaching philosophy is to create an ideal learning environment that sets clear expectations and accountability, encourages respectful dialogue and active listening. Being a dynamic brand champion with 25+ years of marketing experience and a successful track record of growing and strengthening brands by converting consumer, competitive and market insights and data into actionable, measurable strategic initiatives, I will incorporate real experience and examples into our everyday learning to keep you engaged. 

My Professional Experience

Year Title University
2020 - Now Teaching Instructor of Marketing Siena College
2018 - 2020 Chief Innovation Officer Global Franchise Group, LLC
2012 - 2018 Executive Vice President Brand Marketing & Operations Marble Slab Creamery* & Pretzelmaker Global Franchise Group, LLC
2010 - 2012 Brand Strategy Consultant Branding Centric, LLC
2007 - 2010 Director of Marketing & Strategic Planning Times Union
2003 - 2006 Director, Brand Marketing, Baskin-Robbins Dunkin Brands, Inc
2002 - 2003 Director, Brand Marketing, Togo's Great Sandwiches Dunkin Brands, Inc
2000 - 2002 Director, Strategic Planning, Dunkin Brands, Inc Dunkin Brands, Inc
1997 - 2000 Category Marketing Manager, Dunkin' Donuts, Inc Dunkin Brands, Inc
1996 - 1997 Retail Marketing Manager, Dunkin' Donuts, Inc Dunkin Brands, Inc
1994 - 1996 Assistant Brand Manager, Dunkin' Donuts, Inc Dunkin Brands, Inc
1993 - 1994 Purchasing Manager, Dunkin' Donuts, Inc Dunkin Brands, Inc
1989 - 1991 Food and Beverage Manager Hyatt Hotels and Resorts