SARAH PETTY IS THE FOUNDER OF THE JOY OF MARKETING,
where she and her team teach small business owners how to charge what they are worth. Petty began her career in the marketing department at the world’s largest brand, Coca-Cola Enterprises, and went on to direct the marketing campaigns of many small businesses at a top regional advertising agency. After earning her MBA, Petty opened her boutique photography studio and was named one of the most profi table photography businesses in the country after just five years in business by the Professional Photographers of America. Petty is also a sought after speaker, presenting to audiences around the globe on how the boutique business model can strengthen their companies.
ERIN VERBECK IS THE CHIEF JOY OFFICER AT THE JOY OF MARKETING.
After developing marketing plans for small business owners in the tourism, beauty, retail, and restaurant industries at a top regional advertising agency, Verbeck went on to earn her MBA from Texas Christian University. She directed the branding and marketing of a handful of the travel industry’s top brands at Sabre Travel Network, the parent company of Travelocity, before joining The Joy of Marketing. Verbeck has been featured as a contributor to the Wall Street Journal radio network and The American Express Open Forum as an expert on small business branding and marketing issues.