Markette Sheppard

CEO, The GLOW Brands LLC

Takoma Park, United States

Markette is the CEO of The Glow Brands, LLC, a communications consulting company with a specialization in content marketing. The Glow Brands’ flagship enterprise is Glow Stream TV, which acts as a Home Shopping Network (HSN) for socially conscious women’s lifestyle brands. Glow Stream TV includes a blog, a video streaming service where businesses can pay to have their marketing videos streamed, and an e-commerce shop. The company aims to be a resource for women who are looking to become more informed, enlightened consumers and global citizens, while also being an outlet for like-minded brands to reach audiences through branded partnerships and integrated marketing opportunities. Markette holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from California State University Dominguez Hills and a Master of Arts in Interactive Journalism from American University. Prior to launching The Glow Brands LLC, Markette served as the Vice President for Marketing, PR & Digital at Signal Financial and was a broadcast journalist for the CBS affiliate in Washington. She is experienced in communications (both writing and digital media), video production, and creating and executing content marketing plans.

What Markette hopes to gain from the VV GROW Fellowship:
Markette is looking forward to strengthening her skills in managing a business, including finance, forecasting, networking, attracting new business, and scaling and growing her business.

What Markette can offer other fellows:
Markette can assist other fellows with their communications needs and content marketing plans and offer her digital platform as a means of promotion.

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