About Us

Founded with the goal to enable small businesses to compete using limited resources. We bring together the experts and skills to extend your marketing capabilities for business growth.

We are...

  1. Digital marketers with expertise in strategic planning and tactical implementation for your website, blog, email, search & social marketing efforts.

  2. Marketing data analysts who know how to make actionable, data-driven decisions that create value for your business.

  3. Entrepreneurs and small business owners who understand the importance of connecting and making an impact in our communities.

Meet Our Principal Marketing Consultants

Janet Ballonoff

Janet has over 20 years’ experience in organizations ranging from startups to small and medium-sized companies in a variety of industries including enterprise IT, e-learning, and healthcare not-for-profits. She received her BA in English from Bowling Green State University and MBA in Marketing from Johns Hopkins University. Her career has spanned PR, communications, and marketing from trade shows to website development to online lead generation. With this extensive background, she enjoys working with small businesses and start-ups as an innovative collaborator to make an impact on creating revenue growth.

Savannah Slaton

Savannah is an Ohio-based social media and marketing professional with a passion for retail and non-profits. She has 7 plus years of experience working in retail and digital marketing; having a B.S. in Fashion Merchandising and Media; is currently obtaining a certificate in Digital Communications. Savannah has worked with many different-sized organizations, from start-ups to non-profits and large retail brands. She is ready and excited to work with your brand to help it reach its full potential.

Erika Etlen

Erika is known for always finding new ways to blur the line between strategy, creative and seamless execution. With more than 15 years of experience, she’s been a part of the B2B marketing landscape since the early days. Prior to her role at Emerje, Erika managed the marketing acquisition and retention efforts at E*TRADE Corporate Services and ran the marketing, communications, and public relations for the technology division of Bloomberg Industry Group. Erika has a B.A.in English from Muhlenberg College and a M.S. in Strategic Communications from Fordham University.


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