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The Dream Team

Collaborative | Creative | Dynamic | Dedicated

When you come to Wholehearted, you get just that: our whole hearts. We all work together to masterfully orchestrate your business presence. We collaborate, we brainstorm, we share ideas, we gather on Skype, we give honest feedback, we poke holes, we ask why; we care. When you work with us, you get US. Here’s what brings each of us to the table:

Dominick is Digital Platform Development & Programming​.

Dominick John turns our designs and your ideas into a website (or even an app) that lives and breathes. His technical knowledge will blow you away. He is the wizard behind the curtain so when you ask, “Can we do that?” The answer is always, “Yes. Why, yes we can.”

Go-to potluck party item:  There can never be enough guacamole.

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Dominick is Digital Platform Development & Programming​.

Dominick John turns our designs and your ideas into a website (or even an app) that lives and breathes. His technical knowledge will blow you away. He is the wizard behind the curtain so when you ask, “Can we do that?” The answer is always, “Yes. Why, yes we can.”

Go-to potluck party item:  There can never be enough guacamole.

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Marri-Beth & Stephen are Digital ​Design, Programming & Production.

Marri-Beth Serritella and Stephen Bachara of Sucha Production are all things visual. From creative concept to programming/production, their design studio supports Wholehearted Business Development from maintaining the brands they proudly represent to evolving online scopes and print design packages. Their combined spectrum ranges from identity to environment/wayfinding systems — so dream big! They adore solution finding and approach projects with curiosity and enthusiasm. The results they deliver will give you ready-to-use visual components that deliver clear, consistent branding and targeted messaging to help your business grow.

Go-to potluck party item: MB homemade pizzas and fresh fruit salads…Stephen grilled spicy hot wings. When’s the party?!

Corinne is Brand Development & Digital Design​.

Corinne Karl is a visual problem solver, a graphic communicator, and an idea maker, who loves to do good work for good people. She loves to make brands look as fantastic as the businesses they represent. Corinne brings experience, energy, wit, a keen eye, and a Jersey attitude to the Wholehearted Team. She loves the challenge of conceptual outside-the-box design. Corinne excels in branding design, but loves any and all design — from identity to print to web. Her aim is to leave this world a more beautiful and well-designed place.

Go to potluck item: My Mexican street corn — it’s so easy and will knock your socks off.

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Corinne is Brand Development & Digital Design​.

Corinne Karl is a visual problem solver, a graphic communicator, and an idea maker, who loves to do good work for good people. She loves to make brands look as fantastic as the businesses they represent. Corinne brings experience, energy, wit, a keen eye, and a Jersey attitude to the Wholehearted Team. She loves the challenge of conceptual outside-the-box design. Corinne excels in branding design, but loves any and all design — from identity to print to web. Her aim is to leave this world a more beautiful and well-designed place.

Go to potluck item: My Mexican street corn — it’s so easy and will knock your socks off.

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Téa is Content Development​ & Writing Coach​ing.

Téa Silvestre Godfrey helps you master the art of storytelling. She’s an author and WBD’s clients’ writing coach who nudges you to hear your own voice and dig deeper. She’s on a mission to facilitate the full and best expression of your wholehearted message. And she’s a master at asking just the right questions to get you there.

Go-to Potluck Party Item: Soup. Whether it’s a chowder, a bisque, or a stew, she knows the power and alchemy that happens over time and a low flame.

Katie is Content Development and Copyediting.

Katie Grant of Plume: a handcrafted copy shoppe puts the words right INTO your mouth. She gathers the thoughts, inspirations, musings and goals or complaints about your business and turns them into your business name, your tagline, your website, your brand (or rebrand), your collateral materials, your social media profiles. She is a copywriter who can write with your voice even if you’ve never met her – she used to be a professional actor, so she can step right inside your shoes while knocking your socks off.

Go-to potluck party item: A home baked blueberry pie – made on a Sunday morning listening to A Prairie Home Companion – and vanilla ice cream (served on the side, of course).

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Katie is Content Development and Copyediting.

Katie Grant of Plume: a handcrafted copy shoppe puts the words right INTO your mouth. She gathers the thoughts, inspirations, musings and goals or complaints about your business and turns them into your business name, your tagline, your website, your brand (or rebrand), your collateral materials, your social media profiles. She is a copywriter who can write with your voice even if you’ve never met her – she used to be a professional actor, so she can step right inside your shoes while knocking your socks off.

Go-to potluck party item: A home baked blueberry pie – made on a Sunday morning listening to A Prairie Home Companion – and vanilla ice cream (served on the side, of course).

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Robyn is Content Development and Copyediting.

Robyn Heller is a helluva of a writer in her own right. But she’s here to elevate your writing to the next level. She catches your typos, makes magic with bullet points and brings your voice to your audience in a way that makes their ears perk up. She is an editor, a copyeditor, a writer, a lover of language and Professional Expresser as an actor, stuntwoman and workshop facilitator for Sam Christensen’s famous Image Process.

Go-to potluck party item: Cut mini bell peppers in half lengthwise and cut out the pith/seeds. Put a smear of Boursin cheese or herbed goat cheese or cream cheese in each one. Top with a piece of sundried tomato. Done!

Guest Collaborators

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Heather is Circle Leadership Coach & Group Facilitator.

Heather Plett is an international speaker, writer, coach, and facilitator who supports the Wholehearted Business Development Team as a key contributor and an integral part of WBD’s Accelerated Business Development Program Retreats.  Heather brings years of experience in facilitating teams, working through conflict, and holding space for complexity. She uses a circle leadership style to guide business development and creative teams to discover their courage, challenge their limitations, and grow their ideas. This unique and innovative approach, utilizes customized rituals and ceremonies which support WBD’s new thought leader clients to step boldly and intentionally into their unique work — and has been invaluable for birthing new business ideas and concepts, and in the brand development process.

Go-to potluck party item: ​Bean, bacon, and rice casserole. I am not a memorable or remarkable cook, but whenever I bring this to a potluck, people ask for the recipe and I can say “I made it up” and feel more accomplished than I am.

Marla is Photography.

Marla Smith of Marla Smith Photography captures you. Your good side, your vision, your soul. She is a photographer by trade, yes, but it is also her passion. She lives for lighting. She begs for a blank canvas. And turns both into images that sing and scream YOU. She will hold you and your business vision as carefully as she holds her camera. You are in good hands.

Go-to potluck party item: Cheesecake. I love to bake. Cheesecakes are my specialty and usually what people ask me to bring. Namely, my Butterscotch Cheesecake.

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Marla is Photography.

Marla Smith of Marla Smith Photography captures you. Your good side, your vision, your soul. She is a photographer by trade, yes, but it is also her passion. She lives for lighting. She begs for a blank canvas. And turns both into images that sing and scream YOU. She will hold you and your business vision as carefully as she holds her camera. You are in good hands.

Go-to potluck party item: Cheesecake. I love to bake. Cheesecakes are my specialty and usually what people ask me to bring. Namely, my Butterscotch Cheesecake.

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Maura is Social Media Branding.

Maura Desimone of ZenDezignz gives all your advertising and marketing materials the look they need to get actual results. She is a professional artist who ups everyone’s game with her eye for detail and design. She is the princess of print and an illuminating illustrator. Maura’s been there and done that so she can help you do the same, and make you look good while doing it.

Go-to potluck party item: Three Pears wine, of course! (She designed the label!) Shameless self-promotion, party conversation and a nice drinking wine.

Jaden is Tech ​Support & ​Photograph​y​.

Jaden Winn happens to be Amanda’s son but his spirit, feedback, intelligence, baking ability and slick dance moves make his presence imperative to the way this team runs. He is a philanthropist and entrepreneur in the making, so keep your eye out for his Kindness Journey around the country for Life Vest Inside! Be prepared to be inspired.

Go-to potluck party item: I make a crostini with cheese sauce and tomato mixture. The crostini is baked until it’s golden brown; the cheese is made with cream cheese, feta crumbles and lemon. The tomatoes are marinated in shallots, garlic, vinegar and olive oil. It’s so good!

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Jaden is Tech ​Support & ​Photograph​y​.

Jaden Winn happens to be Amanda’s son but his spirit, feedback, intelligence, baking ability and slick dance moves make his presence imperative to the way this team runs. He is a philanthropist and entrepreneur in the making, so keep your eye out for his Kindness Journey around the country for Life Vest Inside! Be prepared to be inspired.

Go-to potluck party item: I make a crostini with cheese sauce and tomato mixture. The crostini is baked until it’s golden brown; the cheese is made with cream cheese, feta crumbles and lemon. The tomatoes are marinated in shallots, garlic, vinegar and olive oil. It’s so good!

When you work with us you get US

WHOLEHEARTED IS SEARCHING FOR NEW MEMBERS FOR OUR MASTERFULLY ORCHESTRATED TEAM! COULD THIS BE YOU?

SEO ​& ENGAGEMENT STRATEGY

WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT & PROGRAMMING

PRODUCTION DESIGN​ & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

STORYTELLING PHOTOGRAPHY​ & VIDEOGRAPHY

We’re always on the lookout for the next Rockstar to join our Dream Team.  Got talent and skills to boot?

Have a heart that spills over into everything you do?

Long to collaborate with a team of make-it-happen professionals?

Then send us a note and tell us about how fantastic you are … we’re listening.