Bryan Wilks BA, MBA is an entrepreneur and strategy consultant. His fields of experience span from hard core technology disciplines like assisting client sites across North America, Europe and Asia in optimizing their IT strategies to sophisticated consumer marketing industries ranging from packaging to entertainment.
As an entrepreneur CEO, Bryan founded four companies and has equity positions in many others: Clear View Group a global packaging company, FreeForm Agency a marketing and design company working with notable entertainment brands, professional athletes, industrial manufacturing companies, and large non profit organizations, Sager Creek Packaging a procurement consulting company with four decades of collective experience, and SP Marketing a sales organization representing some of the largest manufactures in the world.
As a strategy and marketing consultant, Bryan consulted with many fortune 500 companies. His work also includes numerous startups and VCs, and he played interim VP Marketing roles for several such ventures. Bryan has a proven track record in both small private companies and divisions of larger companies.
As the Vice President of Business Development and Director of Marketing for two of the largest privately held companies in North America he created major growth strategies through new market penetration, M&A, and industry roll-ups.
As a inventor he marketed and developed many well-regarded methodologies for consumer goods which he has used repeatedly in different situations and across a variety of market segments.
Bryan began his professional career in politics. He managed a high profile U.S. Congressional campaign in Texas, assisted U.S. House Majority Leader Dick Armey during the Contract With America , and served as the Executive Director of the Conservative Leadership Political Action Committee in Washington, D.C. where he was responsible for millions in annual contributions to US Senate, Congressional, and Presidential candidates. He graduated from the prestigious Leadership Institute (LI) where Morton Blackwell, LI’s founder, personally mentored Bryan to teach workshops on marketing, campaigns, fundraising, grassroots organizing, youth politics, and communications around the world.
Bryan is a college All-American, Coach C.L. Brigham Award recipient for outstanding athletic & academic achievement, and was recently selected as one of the Top 20 Leaders for being among the most prominent and successful leaders in business.
“Oh the places you’ll go! There is fun to be done! There are points to be scored. There are games to be won. And the magical things you can do with that ball will make you the winning-est winner of all.”
― Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go!