Mark Smiciklas, MBA
Digital Strategist | Partner
Mark’s background includes over 15 years in senior marketing roles, accumulating broad experience in the areas of marketing strategy, communication, business development and sales management. Blending strategic thinking with a practical approach, he teaches organizations how to leverage the dynamics of web 2.0 to achieve business objectives.
Mark is an established digital marketing and social media practitioner recognized for his strategic thinking – delivering practical, no-nonsense plans and implementation strategies to organizations.
Mark’s service offering is framed by his core beliefs in listening, open dialogue, trust, and client participation. Working with B2B and B2C clients, and having experienced supply-side and consumer facing situations, enable him to offer unique insight.
An interest in the evolution of social business continues to motivate him, as does a sincere passion for teaching. Mark’s genuine love of technology and people continue to ignite ongoing learning and new thinking that aims to help individuals and organizations connect with their audiences and achieve business objectives using digital.
Content Manager | Partner
Jean Beale brings professional experience in communications, human resources, project management, and strategic planning to her role as Community and Content Manager with Intersection.
Jean is responsible for content curation, creating high quality original content, managing digital content programs, and community/ambassador relations that build brand awareness and cultivate relationships for our clients.
Jean has worked in both the private and not-for-profit sectors, and has expertise in larger scale community building and management initiatives.
Passionate about the causes and clients she supports in her work, Jean considers all stakeholder needs when establishing the process for projects, and is skilled at trust creation and fostering open, honest relationships.