In the Black Partners

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"Our business is your success."

Bill Black

Partner



Overview


Bill Black brings over three decades of accomplishment-laden marketing experience in the food service and retail industries, having served as a Marketing Executive for some of America’s most recognized and loved brands, including Starbucks Coffee Company, Dunkin Donuts, Baskin-Robbins and Krystal Hamburgers. Bill has been leading teams and teaching the fundamentals of marketing his entire career. Following his stint in operations, Bill spent the next 30+ years on both the agency and client-side of local marketing accumulating valuable experience at Pizza Hut, Nutrisystem, Dunkin Donuts,  Baskin-Robbins, Togo’s, Starbucks Coffee Company, Friendly’s Ice Cream and C2 Education.


Core Competencies

  • Local Store (Neighborhood) Marketing
  • Strategic Planning
  • Building High-performing Marketing Teams
  • Providing a World-class Guest Experience


Drivers / Motivators

“Bill is the rare leader that successfully manages the key elements--strategic thinking, passion for the brand and its people, and development of his team--to drive the business. He genuinely cares and it shows in everything he does and everyone he connects with. Bill is a motivator, coach, mentor all wrapped up in one smart package. While he's an innovative thinker; he's also open to other's opinions and implements what is right for the business.”


Background

  • Chief Marketing Officer, The Marketing Coach, LLC; 2013 – Present (4 years)Greater Atlanta Area
  • Vice President of Marketing, C2 Education,  2014 – 2017 (3 years) Greater Atlanta Area)
  • Senior Director, Marketing & Brand Communication, Friendly's Ice Cream, LLC
  • Springfield, Massachusetts Area
  • Marketing Director, Starbucks Coffee Company, Seattle, Washington, Atlanta-based
  • Director of Field Marketing, Dunkin Donuts/Baskin Robbins/Togo’s, Canton, Massachusetts