Brad Blickstein of the Blickstein Group
The Blickstein Group is a consultancy created to help businesses understand the needs of corporate legal departments and, by extension, all lawyers. Its principal, Brad Blickstein, applies his years of experience working with law departments to help law firms and businesses better understand and communicate with corporate law departments and his understanding of the industry to help service providers work both firms and law departments.
Blickstein has spent more than 18 years in the industry, first as founder and president of Corporate Legal Times (now known as InsideCounsel) and, since 2003, with the Blickstein Group. Brad has propelled clients into the spotlight with strategic branding and messaging for companies in the legal space targeting corporate counsel. He assists clients with marketing planning, implementation, custom white papers, case studies, conferences, research and overall approach to legal marketing.
More information about the Blickstein Group is available at www.blicksteingroup.com
Michael Romanies of FUEL Marketing and Sales
FUEL Marketing and Sales is comprised of entrepreneurial executives with generations of experience driving; marketing, branding, sales, operations, product development, IR, PR, and fundraising.
We have worked with, and for, public and private companies ranging from start-ups and turn-around situations to divisions of multi-billion dollar multi-national entities.
Romanies has more than twenty four years experience in marketing, PR, IR, business development, and operations, has taken two companies to S-1 for IPO (one went through), has been an officer of 2 public companies, a divisional manager of 2 multi-national billion dollar companies, and has been an executive at various companies during fundraising efforts yielding more than $75MM.
Experience and accomplishments include; President, Vice President of Marketing, Sales, Communications, Investor Relations and General Manager of Multi-National companies including Reed-Elsevier (Lexis-Nexis's Parent Company), Loislaw, eLaw, NetSilicon, Number Nine Visual Technology and other small and large organizations.
More information about FUEL Marketing and Sales is available at www.fuelmarketingandsales.com.
Lisa Spathis of LJS, Inc.
Formed in 1994, Lisa J. Spathis, Inc., has served the broad public relations needs of clients of all types and sizes throughout the United States, securing thousands of interviews, feature stories, media placements and bi-line articles for those clients in national publications, major newspapers, trade journals and with television and radio broadcast media. LJS, Inc., was recognized for excellence for its work on the Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry's public relations campaign for its "Flight" exhibit which earned the coveted Silver Trumpet award.