Interactive Speaking & Marketing Consulting Experiences
Bringing Expertise To Improve Your Marketing Programs.
Stevens & Tate speakers Make Things Happen™ with engaging, meaningful and informative educational sessions tailored for your industry, audience, company, brand, and goals. Take a look at the sample topics and speaker bios below to learn more.
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Creating and sharing compelling content, designed specifically to appeal to your target customers, will naturally attract qualified prospects and empower them through the buying lifecycle. Learn how a solid inbound program is more than blogs, posts and press.
The growing online landscape has dramatically changed how consumers interact with your brand. Being part of the conversation where they are at is essential. Discover keys to developing solid strategies to engage, get found, drive traffic, and generate leads.
The most well-known and established brands have a thoughtfully designed story that creates a natural connection with customers. Uncover the secrets to magnetize the influence of your brand and build a stronger following through the power of story.
Explore a series of proven strategies that, when used together, are designed to make your brand, product, and company more attractive to potential clients and business partners. These innovative processes combine to draw in prospects and drive success.
Dan Gartlan – President
Dan has been building success in B-to-B and consumer marketing for 25+ years, working with clients large and small. His extensive background and experience throughout various industries make him a thought-provoking and motivating speaker, presenting on key topics such as Attraction Marketing, high-level advertising strategies, and more.
Dan recognizes and responds to the changing marketplace, and understands how to shift strategies to meet these demands. He continues his growth as an educator, and a student, through affiliations like Vistage and Dale Carnegie Training. He continues to showcase his expertise at top industry events across the country each year.
Nicole Wagner – Internet Marketing Director
Nicole is an online marketing expert in all things interactive and digital. With over a decade of key industry knowledge, she specializes in creating highly effective Internet solutions for clients spanning retail, food/grocery, homebuilding/real estate, hotels/resorts, hospitality, senior living, medical & healthcare, non-profits, and B-to-B industries.
Nicole brings her passion, energy and insight to engaging presentations, seminars and Webinars on topics such as search engine, social, online, and mobile marketing; strategic planning and web development; and more. She continues to receive exceptional reviews that lead to her being asked for repeat speaking events by leading organizations nationwide.
Jim Signorelli – Business Development Director
The award-winning author of StoryBranding 2.0: Creating Standout Brands Through the Power of Story, Jim is a renowned speaker, educator, and skilled marketing veteran specializing in building brands through proven storytelling techniques. Jim’s impressive career spans over 30 years, working with many top national brands and prominent big-name companies.
Named one of the “Top 50 Marketing Thought Leaders Over 50” by the readers of Brand Quarterly Magazine, and a recipient of U.S. Bank’s “Smart Leaders Award,” Jim now focuses on educating business leaders on the incredible power of story to maximizing following, and the essentials of this core marketing topic. His entertaining and engaging style resonates with audiences of all sizes.
Recent Speaking Engagements
LeadingAge Illinois Private Duty Symposium (2018)
AHCA/NCAL (2017, 2018, 2019)
FABTECH (2014 – 2019)
IHCA (2018, 2019)
Pennsylvania Marketing & Public Relations Society of Senior Housing and Service Professionals (2016)
Precision Metal Forming Association (2016)
LeadingAge Iowa (2016)
LeadingAge Illinois (2016 – 2023)
LeadingAge Pennsylvania Annual Conference (2021-2023)
LeadingAge Tennessee (2016)
FIME 2015 International Medical Expo (2015)
Chicago STYLEMAX Show (2015)
National Association of REALTORS® Michigan State Convention & Expo (2014)
Wisconsin REALTORS® Association Management Conference (2013)
DuPage Chamber of Commerce “Women With Vision” Annual Fall Seminar (2013)
Chicagoland Southland CVB’s Social Media Summit (2013 & 2012)
LeadingAge National Annual Meeting & EXPO (2015, 2018)
Midwest Foodservice Expo (2017)
LeadingAge Missouri Annual Conference & Expo (2014 – 2016)
LeadingAge North Carolina Annual Conference & Trade Show (2014)
Life Services Network (LSN) Annual Meeting & Expo (2014 & 2013)
LeadingAge Texas Annual Meeting & Trade Show (2014)
LeadingAge Ohio PRAMD Conference (2014) & Annual Meeting (2013)
Addison Chamber of Commerce Multi-Chamber Luncheon Meeting (2013)
LeadingAge Kentucky Annual Conference (2013)
Illinois Food Retailers Association (IFRA) & Grocery Merchandising Association (GMA) – Marketing for Grocers Webinar Series
LeadingAge Indiana / INALA / IHPCO / HOPE Spring Conference & Trade Show (2012)
Women with Vision, Western DuPage Chamber – “Step Out with Bold Moves” Seminar
Illinois Food Retailers Association (IFRA) Annual Conference
Catholic Press Association – Search Engine Marketing Webinar
Homebuilders Association of Greater Fox Valley – Social Media for Homebuilders Webinar