Laurie is a Professional Speaker and Strategic Marketing Advisor, and has been helping small- to medium-sized businesses establish and optimize their position in the marketplace for 18 years. In 2017 she will celebrate 10 years as owner of eMotivate Marketing+Design, which provides custom website design, one-to-one marketing consultation, and practical, hands-on training on the topic marketing, both offline and online.

Laurie strongly believes that marketing your business does NOT need to cost a fortune and finds innovative and time-tested solutions for every marketing challenge and budget. Laurie is a Constant Contact Authorized Local Expert and, for the past five consecutive years, has been awarded the All Star Award for excellence in email marketing performance.