President, STIR Advertising & Integrated Messaging
Backed by years of creative work with Fortune 100
companies, Brian Bennett has a knack for concise and insightful
takeaways that improve performance.
Brian has worked at top national agencies Bozell and Darcy. He’s held marketing positions at Con Agra Brands and Ralston Purina. He’s led new product development, brand development,
and developed integrated marketing strategy for
companies including Anheuser-Busch, Dairy Farmers
of Wisconsin, GE Healthcare, Johnson Controls
and Quad/Graphics. His specialties include health
care, CPG, food and beverage, retail, automotive
aftermarket, financial, tourism, industrial and
And he is an entrepreneur, with experience owning and running a small business.
Available for presentations, interactive workshops, or small group sessions. Contact him directly.
Speaking Experiences Include:
- The American Medical Association – SHSMD
- The Business Marketing Association
- The American Medical Association, ANA
- Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW)
- IFT International Food Show
- T.E.C. Wisconsin
- University of Wisconsin – Madison
- University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
- Marquette University
Brian Speaking at the Midwest Restaurant Summit
Brian Bennett has a natural ability to break down complex topics with humor while also maintaining strong eye contact with his audience, tone, volume and cadence. I highly recommend hearing him speak.
The following specific presentations are produced and well practiced with supporting written documentation in the form of guides, blogs and articles. Each can be delivered in 30 – 90 minutes. Longer form workshops with interactive excercises are also available.
Marketing Artisan Products – The world loves artisan goods. But the lack of scale and sophistication that makes the product wonderful can also limit its ability to go to market. Until now. Find out how small companies can thrive and grow by turning their perceived weaknesses into strengths with this presentation that shows you the way.
Build a Marketing Machine – Digital communication creates power and efficiency. It’s driven by data and technology. Before you can utilize the most powerful marketing strategies (below), you must have the digital infrastructure in place to facilitate the flow of data required to identify, reach and communicate with your audiences.
Creating Brand Leverage Through Marketing Integration – Brian will leverage his 30-year marketing career to help teach you the art of creating brand leverage through integration. He’ll share insights on activating contemporary platforms with proven, time-honored techniques to create a campaign that produces far more than it consumes.
Integrated Inbound Marketing – This is a presentation that will initiate the beginner and enlighten the expert on the opportunity to reach a global audience with a small business budget.
Attack with Account Based Marketing – We’ll discuss how to sharpen your marketing focus for the must-win customers who change the fortunes of your company. Discover how to execute a campaign with $0 waste in this review of the strategies and technology involved in account based marketing that every company can employ.