About Duct Tape Marketing

Enjoy this brief introduction to the world of Duct Tape Marketing

John Jantsch

John Jantsch has been called the World’s Most Practical Small Business Expert for consistently delivering real-world, proven small business marketing ideas and strategies.

John Jantsch is a marketing consultant, speaker and best selling author Duct Tape Marketing, Duct Tape Selling, The Commitment Engine and The Referral Engine.

He is the creator of the Duct Tape Marketing System and Duct Tape Marketing Consulting Network that trains and licenses small business marketing consultants around the world.

He frequently consults with small and mid-sized businesses helping them create marketing plans and organized marketing systems that smooth the way for steady growth.

His blog was chosen as a Forbes favorite for marketing and small business and his podcast, a top ten marketing show on iTunes, was called a “must listen” by Fast Company magazine.

Huffington Post calls him one of the top 100 “Must Follow” on Twitter and Forbes named Duct Tape Marketing one of the 100 Best Websites for Entrepreneurs.

He is the featured marketing contributor to American Express OPENForum and is a popular presenter of workshop and webinars for organizations such as American Express, Intuit, Verizon, HP, and Citrix.

His practical take on small business is often cited as a resource in publications such as the Wall St. Journal, New York Times, and CNNMoney.

“John Jantsch is the Peter Drucker of small business marketing tactics.”
Seth Godin, author of Linchpin

Sara Jantsch

Sara Jantsch is the Director of Community at Duct Tape Marketing. She is focused on elevating the role our community or potential community can play in Duct Tape Marketing as a whole. It is Sara’s job to see to all the little things that make our community members feel appreciated, informed, special and looked after.

Sara is also a Duct Tape Marketing Consultant and has a very strong passion for working with small business owners that started back at the dinner table as a child. Focusing on a strategy before tactics is something that resonated with Sara from the beginning and guiding our clients to this, therefore relieving the stress, waste of money, disappointment that comes along with lack of strategy, is something that inspires Sara at work every single day.

Jenna Jantsch

Jenna Jantsch is the Director of Marketing at Duct Tape Marketing. Her previous experience as a marketing consultant, business strategist and social media manager set her up to focus on the business development and planning at Duct Tape Marketing. If you are a small business owner ready to take your business to the next level with strategy development or a representative of an organization interested in sponsoring content from Duct Tape Marketing, you will be talking to Jenna.

Jenna has learned through marketing that “If you make a customer a part of the process then you can have a customer for life.” This idea is at the core of any marketing education or sales content Jenna produces here at Duct Tape.

Alex Boyer

Alex Boyer is Community Manager and Content Ninja for Duct Tape Marketing. It is his job to create and scour the internet for the best content for small businesses.

In addition, he is helping us grow the Duct Tape Marketing community through interaction with clients and consultants in the Duct Tape Consultant Network on our website and through Social Media.

Alex has a background in political marketing, where in-depth opposition and messaging research is critical to a successful campaign. He is focused on taking the tactics and use them to help your small business grow and reach more potential customers.

Kala Linck

Kala Linck is a Community Manager and Content Ninja at Duct Tape Marketing. She is focused on engaging with our talented Duct Tape Consulting Network. As a specialist in digital marketing, who loves nothing more than picking up a newspaper and tuning into the local stations, Kala hopes to add a variety of insight to the consultant network. She’s worked with clients spanning a variety of industries and knows that people are the heart of a successful business.
Currently enrolled at the Kansas City Art Institute to receive a certificate of integrated design, she believes in continuous learning.