239 Libal Street
DePere WI 543115
2001- Present owner Top Hat Marketing Inc. Green Bay Area Marketing Company that can do business anywhere in the US. Build your strategy, get new insights and accountability are our strengths. Receive better leads, convert more of them and increase customer retention.
2015 – Present owner VIP Follow up LLC.
Follow up system that does text and email messages to leads and clients automatically.
2000 – Present Legal Shield, Independent Associate,
Market legal plans and ID theft protection to companies as an employee benefit, small business
and families for legal protection.
1982 – 2001 Green Bay Correctional Institution, Correctional officer
Supervised inmates and was an emergency responder for the last 6 years.
1996-1998 Ads For You, Manager
Sales, ad designer and coordinator for the door-to-door advertising department for Green Bay
1994-1996 Ads for You, Owner
Sales, ad designer and coordinator for my own door-to-door advertising company.
1992 – 1994 Around the World Travel, Owner and Operator
Travel agency specializing in travel promotions for companies.
1989 – 1991 Lamer Bus, Bus Operator
Drove bus for junior high school students.
1987-1988 Independent Life Insurance Agent
Sold life insurance for A.L Williams, & Jackson National
1982- 1993 Jahnke Carpet Cleaning and White Glove Carpet Cleaning, Owner and Operator
1978 – 1981 U.S. Army, a Combat engineer
Also doing clerical for two years while stationed in Germany.
1976- 1978 Country Kitchen East Green Bay.
Dishwasher and sanitation.
1975- 1978 Green Bay News-Chronicle carrier and expansion coordinator in the Bellevue area.
2011 – Present Tony Robbins seminars – Unleash the power, Business Mastery, Date with Destiny, Wealth Mastery, Life Mastery and Leadership Academy graduate. As of 2020, I have attended 15 events.
2000 – present Group, ID Theft protection and small business school with Pre-Paid Legal Services Inc.
2001 & 2005 Two time graduate of the Urban Hope Entrepreneurial Program (E-Hub)
2000 & 2001 Group and small business school with Pre-Paid Legal Services
1997 – 1998 Parenting coursed through Northeastern Wisconsin Technical College and the school district of DePere
1996 -1997 University of Wisconsin Green Bay, Small Business Management Program
1975 – 1978 Preble High School, graduate, Green Bay, Wisconsin
2007 – present co-founder of HBBA Inc. Referral Network
2010 – present Great Green Bay Chamber Member
2001 – 2007 President and Programs director of the Home Based Businesses Association of WI.
1999 – 2004 Business Networking International, Chapter President, Vice-President and Ambassador
2004 – 2005 Entrepreneurs Network and Entrepreneurs of Color Counsel member
2007 – present SCORE councillor for the Small Business Administration (SBA) & Speaker
2015-2018 Mentor for Green Bay Packer Mentor-Protege Program
2008 – present Junior Achievement volunteer
2001- present Co-Founder HBBA. 19-year board member, president of 3 chapters and current president of B2B Referral Network and events coordinator
2004 – 2008 Volunteer Marketing Instructor Youth Leadership Institute UWGB
2002 – 2015 Chamber of Commerce Expo Planning Committee
2001 & 2005 Two time graduate of the Urban Hope Entrepreneurial Program (E-Hub) Current volunteer
2000 – 2011 Literacy Council volunteer
1998 – present Mentoring youth
Any self-improvement seminar, book or tape that helps me improve myself. Hobbies include
playing golf, basketball and watching football.
My Mission Statement
My purpose is to express my honesty, integrity and willingness to help others by
always telling the truth, by always following my values and by helping other succeed.