Joanne Quinn-Smith is the CEO of Dreamweaver Marketing Associates in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a full service marketing company offering synergistic non-competitive experts in management services for all facets of marketing. Known as the firm’s “Creative Energy Officer” she offers her clients unique, creative and energetic marketing and management plans.
Marketing and consulting clients include individuals and entrepreneurs, non profit agencies and organizations, restaurants, small businesses with locations across the US and international organizations.
Joanne became an expert in marketing while running a national entertainment business and later as the owner of Patriot Limousine Ltd. She prides herself on being successful in typically male-dominated fields.
Known for her energetic and enthusiastic style of marketing, Ms. Quinn-Smith is frequently in demand as a speaker. She spoke in 2007 at the NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners) Annual Convention in Atlanta Georgia, at the Womens Economic Development Outreach Conference (WEDO), and at Duquesne University’s Entrepreneurs Growth Conference.
Ms. Quinn Smith is the mother of 2 grown sons and one grandson. She enjoys being active in her community, having served as a scout leader and coach for high school forensics and debate teams. She is a lifetime member of the National Forensics League. In the professional sector, she has served on several committees and boards including The Allegheny/Pittsburgh Womens Commission, Girls Going Places, NAWBO National Committees, the Allegheny County Casino Vendors Sub-Committee and WEDO. She has been an active board member of NAWBO for many years and is the outgoing 2007-2008 President of the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter. She is also the chair of the Second Annual NAWBO Day at the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter.
Keeping on the cutting edge is crucial to effective marketing. Joanne is the host of a weekly talkcast called Techno Granny which airs each Monday at 7am on Talkshoe. The talkcast helps other entrepreneurs learn how to negotiate and make the most of today’s technology. She is also the host of three other pod casts including Positively Pittsburgh Live, The Monday Morning Marketeer, and Professionals with Impact. All Talkcasts are recorded live but can be listened to at any time on www.TalkShoe.com.
Upcoming projects include seminars for Web 2.0 Guerilla Branding Training and Positive Altitude through Positive Attitude Pittsburgh. Joanne is available as a speaker and marketing consultant. You can hear Joanne speak on Web 2.0 and Social Media at the Pennsylvania Governor’s Conference for Women on October 2, 2008.
P.O. Box 1155, Pittsburgh, PA 15230