Writer, Personal Brand Strategist, Speaker, and Author
“The feedback we received from the session was remarkable! I truly enjoyed working with Marietta and look forward to partnering with her in the future for another event.”
– Erica A. Shoulars, Vice President, BNY Mellon
Marietta is a personal brand strategist, writer, author, and speaker. She is known for her no-fluff career advice sprinkled with humor when it comes to personal branding, social media, and career growth.
She has led personal branding workshops for clients that include KPMG and BNY Mellon, and is the author of the book, From Nine to Thrive: A Guide to Building Your Personal Brand and Elevating Your Career.
Marietta has over a decade of experience as a writer and trainer—mastering intrapreneurship within top brands such as Macy’s, J.P. Morgan, and Pfizer, to name a few.
As founder of the boutique communications consulting firm MGC Ink, Marietta helps professionals leverage their personal brand to create more opportunities for growth, build a positive online presence, and stop mediocrity.
Marietta is certified as a Reach Social Branding Analyst, Reach 360 Analyst, and Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW).
Marietta’s topics are designed to inspire your audience with practical insight and lively conversations with a touch a humor.
5 WAYS A POWERFUL PERSONAL BRAND WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL
Simple strategies to increase visibility, credibility, and value—leading to more career opportunities.
HOW TO BUILD A COMPELLING BRAND ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Easy techniques to shape your digital brand to reach more people and manage your online reputation.
THE THREE R’s OF BUILDING YOUR PERSONAL BRAND ON LINKEDIN
How to get noticed by the right people using three simple tips: respond, relate, reciprocate.
“Marietta’s workshop was a great fit for our professionals. Her personal branding tips and expertise in social media and technology was exactly what we were seeking for our audience. Marietta’s presentation was relevant, appealing and fun.”
– Nicole A. Brown, Human Resources, KPMG
“In From Nine to Thrive, Marietta Gentles Crawford uses wit, humor and her own unique brand to explain why you need to build yours. This book provides practical, valuable tips you can put into action immediately so you can build a strong personal brand and greatly expand your success and happiness at work.”
– William Arruda, bestselling author of Ditch. Dare. Do! and Career Distinction
Nine to Thrive