Maria Ross is the founder and chief strategist of Red Slice, a branding and marketing consultancy based in Seattle. Her passion is storytelling and she has advised start-ups, solopreneurs, non-profits and large enterprises on how to craft their brand story to engage, inform and delight customers. Her almost 20 years of marketing and communications experience includes the likes of Microsoft, Monster.com, Accenture, Discovery Networks, Business Objects, CRAVE, Mudbay and many start-ups and small businesses. Maria is the author of Branding Basics for Small Business: How to Create an Irresistible Brand on Any Budget (2010, Norlights Press), which has been endorsed by marketing gurus and best-selling authors. Her unique mix of business savvy and creativity enable her to come up with fresh marketing angles for clients.
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