The SMB Acceleration Show™

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The SMB Acceleration Show is a live interactive Small Business Acceleration Show.

Wayne and Kevin put their 40 years of experience in owning, managing,  working in, and marketing small business marketing to work. The goal is to  provide small business owners  with a high-level look at effective ways to accelerate the growth of their small business.

Small business owners can get an extra benefit by taking advantage of our on-air free small business marketing assessment. This free assessment is a quick analysis of your business website and social media profiles from a user experience, SEO, content & social media marketing perspective.

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Interview with Emmy Winning Journalist Wendy Saltzman

Wendy Saltzman is a three time Emmy Award Winning Journalist. She was in the television news business for 23 years. Most recently she was a TV News Reporter at Philadelphia’s powerhouse station, 6abc, where she was recruited to start up their Investigative team back in 2012. ​​

Wendy launched her own media conglomerate, Philly Power Media, to coach high level corporate management, television stations, and individuals to prepare them for on and off camera interviews and public speaking opportunities. Her background as a story teller has also taught her to think outside of the box and produce unique corporate video content.

The Hosts of the SMB Acceleration Show
Wayne Middleton

Wayne is originally from London and is a self confessed digital geek and a resourceful jack-of-all-trades. He possess a unique mix of strategic, creative, and technical expertise from IX/UI to marketing automation, as well as branding.

He is the founder and owner of WRM Design & Marketing and has managed revenue-generating marketing and creative solutions from concept to execution, for over 15 years.

He’s worked across many industries for some top 500 companies including AstraZeneca, BMS, Gilead, Amgen, BBC, Sony, and the Discovery Channel, Travelodge, and Reebok.

Clients like him for his innovative concepts, outstanding results and attention to detail.

It also helps that he has an English accent, and is extremely knowledgeable on all things related to  growing a business through operational excellence to strategic marketing initiatives.

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Kevin O'Brien
Kevin O'Brien - SMB Acceleration Show

Kevin has been an entrepreneur since an early age.  Starting with selling pizzas from his parents kitchen led to owning several restaurants and a real estate brokerage on the Outer Banks.

He also has worked almost 99 jobs in his career and has experience across a number of industries and business types. These varied experiences have led to Kevin holding a NC real estate brokers license, PA real estate salesperson license, a PA insurance license for Property & Casualty along with Health and Life insurance.

Currently, Kevin is the Director of Digital Marketing for Emory Hill real estate. In addition to marketing, Kevin works as an investor friendly real estate agent for commercial and residential real estate investors.

Kevin also is a frequent consultant to small business owners looking to improve their marketing efforts.

His marketing efforts have led to 1st page search rankings, 14,000+ quality leads, and multi million dollar revenues for his clients.

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Looking for help accelerating your marketing?

WRM Design & Marketing has a combined  25+ years of experience in working with small business. In our experience many companies hire large ad or digital agencies or decide to build an in-house team at great cost.

When really you just need a reliable way to take your marketing efforts to the next level.

Let’s see how we can accelerate your brand and take your marketing to a higher level, while saving you thousands of dollars per year in employee-related taxes, and benefits.

Ways We Can Accelerate Your Business:

Digital Strategy & Content Strategy
A good strategy is the key to successful marketing and proving ROI

Marketing Automation Setup & Management
We are certified in HubSpot and have worked in all the leading platforms

Social Media Marketing & Management
Campaigns ideation and implementation that deliver results.

Content Marketing
Content is king! but not all content is created equal. We pride ourselves on proving content that converts

Content Creation
From brochures to videos we have you covered. Our award winning content says it all

Print & Web Design
Design is in our DNA, clean, simple design that attracts customers and keeps them engaged and ready to convert

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