BRANDING CONSULTANT . MARKETING ADVISOR . DIGITAL MARKETER . VISUAL STORYTELLER
With robust sales of Ike’s Gourmet both domestic and global, the present need to expand our production capacity is critical and pressing. Updated Baking Equipment must be added quickly to keep pace with the surging demand. Your assistance is vital and needed now to allow us to respond to this tremendous opportunity.
With tremendous sales growth from our own Ike’s Gourmet, as well as our bourgeoning Private Label customers, our production requirements have exceeded our existing capacity. We are designing modernized facilities completely handicap accessible with upgraded equipment for our Chefs, all Adults with Disabilities.
December 2 - December 31, 2020, for the non-profit IKE Center with a goal of $250,000. Due to the overwhelming success of Giving Tuesday, a second campaign was established to push towards a higher goal through the last month of the year. The momentum continued with a coordinated effort to reach even more potential donors.
September 1 - December 1, 2020, for the non-profit IKE Center with a goal of $200,000. An expansive campaign via social media, emails, monthly newsletters and blogging were all used to surpass this goal, the most ever raised by the Center. Giving Tuesday, the first Tuesday in December, is an international day of giving.
August 1 - August 31, 2020, for the non-profit IKE Center with a goal of $5,000. In an effort to reopen safely during the pandemic, funds were raised for masks, gloves, hand-sanitizers and thermometers to ease the transition back into the Center. After our financial goal was met, additional safety supplies were received from a very caring and supportive community.
To show gratitude for the many businesses which partner with the IKE Center to fulfill their job requests, we initiated an annual event celebrating the rich German heritage of Milwaukee. Oktoberfest, from Bavarian Pretzels, smoked Bratwurst to Bavarian Black Ale, the rich culture of the old country was honored. A vintage German Stein was awarded to the top business partner of the year, in true Oktoberfest fashion. Corporate sponsors were solicited to provide the festive fare.
Our services as Branding Consultant and Marketing Advisor might take a turn for a Grant or Funding to finish the icing on the cake. Money can often times dot the “i”s and cross the “t”s.