We’re elated to announce our partnership with Marketing Mentor, an outfit founded, managed and produced by Revolve Conference 2015 speaker Ilise Benun.
Marketing Mentor specializes in helping creative professionals who are serious about taking their ventures to the next level. Whether you call yourself a freelancer, small business owner or something uniquely you, it doesn’t matter. With the right advice, accountability and assistance, you can stop taking whatever comes along and go get the work you want.
About Ilise Benun
Ilise Benun is the Marketing Mentor. Since 1988, Ilise has provided business coaching and accountability for designers and other creative professionals who want better projects and more control over their business. To that end, she has developed and delivered tailored business training for both online and offline workshops, notably as co-founder/host of the Creative Entrepreneur track of HOW Design Live, as an instructor for CreativeLive.com and as a program developer for the Freelancers Union. Ilise is the author of 7 business books and lead author on the Marketing Mix and Creative Freelancer blogs. She publishes Quick Tips from Marketing Mentor and hosts an online store on the same site.
The Marketing Mentor Podcast
Ilise is a sought after national speaker and the founder of the Marketing Mentor Podcast. Via the Marketing Mentor Podcast, Ilise Benun offers short, but meaty conversational interviews with creative professionals. The professionals interviewed are in the trenches doing what it takes to stop the feast or famine cycle – get better clients, command the fees they deserve – and sharing what they’ve learned.
Topics covered include taking control over your business, finding your niche, identifying the ideal clients who value your services and can pay what you’re worth, developing your own marketing style and cultivating relationships that will last.
The Focus on Revolve Conference
About the Event
Revolve Conference embraces, promotes and seeks to foster the interdependence between the Design, Business, and Marketing disciplines. The event features the gathering of disruptive thought leaders, talented speakers and trailblazers from around the country to share road-tested insights over three days.
Attendees can customize their personal agenda by choosing hands-on workshops on October 26, or keynotes and breakout sessions on October 27 & 28 with an aim to improve their craft, collaborate with industry peers, and learn cutting edge trends and best practices in a relatively short time.