Small Business Owners Roundtable
Pamela Bartlett is the Owner/Director of Fun at Pinot's Palette in Naperville. She serves as the owner, marketer, and operator of the paint-and-sip franchise, utilizing her networking, business management, people, and leadership skills. Bartlett's franchise has received a number of awards, including Naperville Magazine's Best of Naperville, Glancer Magazine's Reader's Choice Award for Customer Service, and several Pinot's Palette's Golden Brush Awards for top sales. Pinot's Palette prides itself on giving back to the community by hosting and donating to fundraisers. Prior to owning Pinot's Palette, Bartlett spent more than 25 years working in a business environment with experience in marketing, sales, database management, and social event management.
Alexis Rago, the Big Kahuna at Marketing Mana LLC and Work On Your Business (WOYB), coaches and empowers small business owners to create powerful connections with their ideal clients through marketing strategies. Collaborative sessions address SMART marketing goals, business core values, mission, vision, branding, customer segmentation, messaging, strategic marketing plans, action plans, and more. The WOYB Retreat provides an intense getaway for 8 small business owners to create marketing strategies in 3 days while staying at a mansion.
In addition to her MBA from Ross School of Business at University of Michigan (Go Blue!), her expertise stems from 20+ years of marketing companies and brands of all sizes in various industries including technology, eCommerce, retail, legal, financial solutions, insurance, real estate, health & wellness, coaching, and more.
Alexis enjoys showing up for herself so she can provide value to others, giving her dog belly rubs, traveling, healthy and active choices, eating chocolate that’s worth it, volunteering, and being a boy mom. She is happy to talk to anyone about Hawaii, her childhood home where she plans to retire.
Naperville resident since 1977. Thirty year member of the Chamber.
Active in the community. Served on the boards of the Ronald McDonald House & the Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago. Member of the Naperville Noon Rotary Club. Celebrating 34 years in business.
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