Education

Stockton University, Pomona, NJ, December 2008            
BA in Communications; Minor in Writing

Continuing Education

Marisa is a big believer that like the old saying goes, knowledge is power. She is passionate about marketing and is a life-long longer. Briefly after earning her undergraduate degree, she was accepted into University of Denver’s Creative Writing MFA program but after taking one class and earning additional freelance clients, continued her ongoing studies mainly through webinars and books.

Certifications

Udemy, April 2020
SEO Training, WordPress SEO
Complete Facebook Sales Funnel Blueprint

MarketingProfs, August 2016
Marketing Writing Bootcamp

HubSpot, 2010 & 2013
Inbound Marketing Professional

Favorite Industry Books

Art Direction and Editorial Design by Yolanda Zappaterra 

Nicely Said: Writing for the Web With Style and Purpose by Nicole Fenton and Kate Kiefer Lee

The Bridge: The Role of Design in Marketing by Bruce MacDonald

Know Your Onions – Graphic Design: How to Think Like a Creative, Act Like a Businessman and Design Like a God by Drew de Soto

Decoding the New Consumer Mind: How and Why We Shop and Buy by Kit Yarrow

Likeable Social Media by Dave Kerpen

Favorite Webinar Hosts

HubSpot
MarketingProfs

Go-To Podcasts

Social Media Marketing by Social Media Examiner
Marketing School with Eric Siu and Neil Patel

Industry Experts Most Followed

Amy Porterfield
Mari Smith