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“Only three things happen naturally in organizations: friction, confusion and under performance. Everything else requires leadership.”

-Peter Drucker

Interim and fractional strategies for small to mid-size businesses

Non-profit organizations also need strategic marketing excellence

Leadership transition strategies for Chief Strategists, CMOs and Executive Directors

If you're in-between marketing leaders and need strategic leadership, we might be able to help. We have led sales and marketing strategies for Cirrus Aircraft, Select Comfort, Bose, Lifetime Fitness, Hemablock, Life Lock, Spreading Hope Network, Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF) and Free Wheelchair Mission. To discuss our monthly retainer model please call Tim Finley at (612) 508-9827 or email him at

Tim Finley

Chief Marketing Strategist at

Tim is currently Chief Marketing Strategist at the strategic consulting agency Mars Hill Media.

Tim is a brand performance sales and marketing leader with experience as a CEO and CMO in direct response, digital, brand and loyalty. He has led business strategies for Pizza Hut, Lifetime Fitness, Southwest Airlines, Direct TV, Life Lock, Select Comfort, Cirrus Aircraft, Children’s Cancer Research Fund, Fairmont Hotels and many others. His e-mail is

Executive Deliverables:

Business Growth Strategy | Big Idea Creative Frameworks | New Business Ideation | Performance Marketing Platforms | Sales Enablement | Account Based Marketing (ABM) | Narratives & Storytelling | Creative Account Planning | Consultative Platform Selling | Writing Commercial Insights | Customer Experience (CX) | Digital CEO | Direct Response CMO | Non-Profit ED | WordPress | B2B | B2C | New Business Development | Leadership Transitions


Southwest Airlines | Life Time Fitness | Pizza Hut | Cirrus Aircraft | Renewal by Anderson | Life Lock | RF Technologies | Hemablock | Children’s Cancer Research Fund | U.S. Olympic Committee | Bose | Select Comfort | Fairmont Hotels | Spreading Hope Network | Vet Pharmaceuticals | Direct TV | Minnesota Twins | Pinnacle Forum | North American Mission Board (NAMB) | Free Wheelchair Mission | Buell Consulting Zimmerman Reed | Mercy Ships | Acton Institute.

Five levels of intellect in ascending order: Smart, Intelligent, Brilliant, Genius, Simple.

- Albert Einstein

The weakness of a leader is proportionate to the number of truths that must be kept from them

– Eric Hoffer

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