Leadership

Visionary Founder, Author, CEO Ron Schmidt

Visionary Founder, Author, CEO Ron Schmidt and his sales staffs have been responsible for $252,000,000+ in sales during his 46-year sales management and marketing career for Fortune 500 industry leaders Fram Corporation, Honeywell, Inc., Boise-Cascade, Inc., Bausch & Lomb Inc., Cooper Vision, Inc., Amstar-Domino Sugar Inc., and as Founder, CEO of The Marketing Consultants Group, LLC and Worldwide Media Corporation in the automotive aftermarket, commercial building market, real estate construction, medical, food, marketing, publishing and advertising mediums industries.
 

A strategic marketer with a creative, practical, results-oriented marketing and sales mind, Ron has developed powerful selling systems solutions, exclusive new ad mediums including Mobile Broadcast Marketing, Digital Signs Advertising Networks, Advertising Airships Fleets, Aerial Extravaganzas Fleets for sister company Marketing Consultants Group, LLC, results-oriented concepts like: “Interactive Marketing", "Targeted Broadcast Marketing", "Because Marketing Systems Work – While Everything Else Eventually Fails", "Empowering Your 'Unpaid' Sales Force", and "Breaking The Deadly Silence Of Real Estate's Unpredictable Silent Marketing" among others.

V.P. Operations, Steven F. Collins

Steve Collins is a veteran logistics and commercial fleet equipment executive with extensive experience in the design and manufacture of specialty transportation equipment in the U.S. He also has extensive sales and marketing experience working with such major manufacturers including Ford Motor Company, Kia and Lincoln-Mercury.   Steve’s major responsibility will be for the design, engineering, acquisition and logistical support of the company’s Affordable Advertising Airships and Aerial Extravaganzas Fleets operations in U.S. and Canada. He has been extensively involved in the design of and specifications for the company’s aerial offerings since 2014.  

V.P. Finance, Bill Evenson, JD, CPA

My practice involves tax return preparation, tax research involving most areas of tax law including individual and corporate tax, estate and trust tax, nonprofit tax and bankruptcy taxation. I have been involved in performing business valuations since the late 1980’s. I have valued  hundreds of businesses including manufacturing, service businesses,  construction, and professional practices. I have also been involved in  numerous business lost profits cases throughout my professional career.

Specialties:  Tax preparation and tax and business advisory services; business valuation; estate planning and estate return preparation and attorney assistance with damage calculations.

Bill is a former Partner in the firm of Hawkins, Ashe, Baptie CPA, received his JD from Marquette University in 1978 and BS in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin - Madison in 1975.