Ever find yourself frustrated with running and managing your freelance operation? Gain tips and insight into how to tackle these problems and more. Join us for a roundtable discussion with invited guest freelancers who will answer your questions about running a successful freelance business.
Our discussion will be moderated by Ken Franzen, Owner of Neon Goldfish. Guest Panelists include Nathan Lyle of My Web Maestro, Michael Temple of Temple Development Corp, and Andrew Rinaldi. Find the link to submit questions below. Light appetizers and drinks will be provided prior to the talk.
Please offer and post questions on our survey form. You may be completely anonymous if you like. Your questions will be shared with our panelists prior to the event so they have some time to consider them.
Please submit questions to a Google Survey https://goo.gl/forms/jZ4Z6O7bEK7PMUDI2. Cut off for questions is March 13.
Master of Ceremony
Ken Franzen is the President and Co-Founder of Neon Goldfish, a digital marketing agency based in Toledo, Ohio specializing in web design and inbound marketing strategies. His fascination with the constant evolution of consumer behavior and digital marketing keeps him awake and night and gets him up early in the morning. Before founding Neon Goldfish in 2007, Ken was a freelance web designer and an account manager in the yellow page industry.
Ken lives in Michigan with his amazing wife and three fun and crazy children. His interests include smoking meat, traveling to places where the sun shines, and honing in his golf game in time to join the Senior Tour.
Nathan Lyle has a BS in Network Computing from Northern Michigan University, and is the owner of My Web Maestro, a Michigan based web design and development company. He has been making the Web do useful things since the late 1990’s. When not playing Jenga with HTML, PHP, CSS, and jQuery, Nathan can be found wandering through the snowy woods and sneaking up on critters with his camera, shoving his nose into a science fiction book, or chasing his musical dreams in front of his piano.
Michael Temple is the owner of Temple Development Corporation. He has been providing digital marketing, copywriting, and web design to businesses of all sizes for 14 years as a freelancer. He has over 20 years of experience in the digital marketing industry. Michael holds an MBA from the University of Toledo and lives and works in Sylvania, Ohio.
Andrew Rinaldi is a visual communicator, marketing specialist and consultant. He has worked with City of Toledo, Reichle Klein Group, Bowling Green State University, The Cady Group, LLC, NEXUS 4 Change, Toledo Day Nursery and others to solve their digital needs. He attended Bowling Green State University where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Visual Communication Technology and his Master’s of Education in Learning Design.