Kristi Klemm

Chicago, IL USA

Professional Experience

A leading marketing expert for innovative startup companies, with more than 10 years of experience in PR and marketing strategy and execution. Extensive experience and a proven record of success with growing startups by expanding customer base, growing markets, training and overseeing staff, generating publicity, creating partnerships, developing marketing strategies, building websites, and more. Deep experience leading teams in areas including SEO, SEM, design, content marketing, social media marketing, and B2B marketing. Scrappy, savvy, and intuitive.


10 Years
Content Editor (online)
10 Years
Social Media
7 Years


4 Years
Business (general)
10 Years
10 Years


Marketing (in-house) - Small to mid-sized corp. cl
6 Years
PR (in-house) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
4 Years
Marketing (in-house) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
4 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

11 Years

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Plumwise (6-10), Resultly (3-5), Winestyr (3-5), HotMeta (3-5), Pagoda Red (3-5), Eventup (1-2)

Other Work History

In house 3 years at Groupon (launch-2112), launched my own company, and consulted for dozens of small startups.

Technical Skills

Video editing, graphic design, copy writing/editing, email design, web design, marketing strategy, content strategy, social media strategy

Computer Skills

MS Office, Wordpress, Google Drive, HTML, Adobe Creative Suite, Survey tools (Monkey, Wofoo, etc.) Email marketing tools (MailChimp, Constant Contact, Emma, Exact Target)


Macbook Pro, Adobe Creative Suite



Press release announcing acceptance into exclusive tech program.
The company has since been acquired, so the website is no longer active. Also completed was a website map.
Piece of literature for sales to send to venue targets.
Email going to members regarding local events for the 4th of July.
Blog to drive potential users to the website.