2/11/14 Fred Joyal Founder 1-800-DENTIST
February 11, 2014•82 min
On This Episode : Ashley Borg, Audra Quinn, Fred Joyal (1-800-DENTIST), Jon Kolker and Gareth Wilson Ashley Borg, Co-Founder & Creative Director of UNCORKED!. Talented visual designer with 12 years of print, web and mobile app experience for Fortune 100 companies including Electronic Arts, Sony PlayStation, Aflac, Mitsubishi, Disney, and Warner Bros. She has a passion for typography, seamless user experience, and DIY projects. Audra Quinn, Co-Founder & CEO of UNCORKED!. Seasoned copywriter and digital marketer with 10+ years of publishing experience across multiple channels and industries. She a wine-loving wordsmith with a passion for entrepreneurship, social engagement and building the UNCORKED! brand. She also holds an MBA in entrepreneurship from Pepperdine University. Fred Joyal is an entrepreneur who partnered with Gary Saint Denis in 1986 to form the successful dental referral service, 1-800-DENTIST. Today he serves as the CEO of Futuredontics, Inc., which Joyal is widely regarded as one of the leading experts in dental consumer marketing. He writes regular articles for industry trade magazines on the subjects of marketing and advertising, and he has authored two detailed whitepapers and a book on dental marketing. Joyal is also highly sought after as a lecturer and has given marketing talks at many dental trade shows and seminars. In addition, Joyal operates GoAskFred.com, a complimentary website where he answers dental marketing questions submitted by dentists and provides free marketing tips to dental professionals. It includes a monthly blog and a series of short marketing videos. Jon Kolker, Co-Founder and CEO at Better Pet, Inc., was born in Baltimore and attended George Washington University (’06) where he studied English Literature. He received a Masters in Digital Media Marketing and Entrepreneurship from USC (’11). In 2012, Kolker founded Better Pet, Inc., the company that launched, “Where My Dogs At,” an app that helps users find dog-friendly people and places in town. Gareth Wilson, President and Creative Director at Better Pet, Inc., was born in Baltimore and attended Sarah Lawrence College in New York, where he studied philosophy and art. He holds two Master’s degrees, one in philosophy from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and another in digital media marketing and entrepreneurship from USC. In 2012, Wilson helped Better Pet, Inc. launch, “Where My Dogs At,” an app that helps users find dog-friendly people and places in town.