Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center
Business Consultant

The award winning, 25,000 square-foot, LEED Gold certified MAREC facility is home to the Business Incubator Program which assists energy, technology entrepreneurs, and startups throughout the business development cycle, including business plan review, mentorship, and more.

Virtual Assistance

  • Business plan creation and ongoing consulting in the form of process creation, leadership development, and acceleration
  • Nominated for Michigan’s Fastest 50: 2014
  • Nominated for Muskegon Area Chamber of Commerce Entrepreneur of the Year: 2014

Logical Lighting, LLC

Lighting Technology

McKenzie Bay

Program Management

Corlnet, LLC

Application Development

Energy Partners, LLC

Alternative Energy (Solar)

Chart House Energy

Alternative Energy (Solar)

Penters, LLC

Program Management


Michigan Shifting Gears Program

Retraining Program


  • Retooling experienced professionals in support of the New Economy
  • Sponsors include Grand Valley State University and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation
  • Mentee: 25 year television executive, former employers include: HBO, Showtime, and E!

AutoBeat Daily

Automotive News

Business Consultant

  • Developed framework for shifting business model from subscription based to licensing agreements
  • Introduced to industry leaders and content developers, most notably Cengage Learning

Buena Vista Containers

Portable Storage

Business Consultant

  • Provided counsel, guidance, and Marketing Mix (Four P’s) go-to market strategies, specifically retail distribution, including market penetration plan for Lowe's Corporation