Marla NoelStrategic Planning Consultant
areas of expertise
- Strategic Planning
- Executive Development
- Team Training
- Company Culture
- Business Succession
education & experience
- MBA, Argyros School of Business and Economics, Chapman University
- BS, Accounting, Indiana Univeristy
- 22 years of executive leadership
Marla leverages her experience in management, strategic planning, and financial operations to help Small Biz CMO clients craft the most suitable growth solutions. Marla aids frequently in developing and inspiring clients’ vision for growth.
We help businesses grow and achieve their vision through partnerships with CEOs, Boards, and leadership teams. We do this with tools facilitate positive growth with a focus on culture, strategic processes, and the best use of resources; time, money and human capital.
An experienced CPA with an MBA from Chapman University, Marla spent 22 years as President of Fairhaven Memorial Park & Mortuary. Her continuing involvement in community organizations includes board positions with the Boys and Girls Club of Santa Ana, Alzheimer’s Association of Orange County and Laguna College of Art and Design, on each of which she has made great strategic impact. Marla is also a member of Woman Sage and the Irvine Rotary Club.
perspectives in "The Edge"
Marketing is a critical cog in the machine for creating customers, growth and shareholder value. The CEO who recognizes and harnesses the shift marketing is responsible for will win in the engagement economy.November 10, 2018
Recent research investigates whether consumers’ concept of God as authoritarian, as loving, or as mystical, cosmic force explains their support for sustainability initiatives.November 23, 2018
For brands that manage risk while innovating, survival depends on their ability to quickly pivot, to innovate in real time. How can companies stay relevant tomorrow, and what is the CMO’s role in continuing that effort?December 2, 2018
We love addressing marketing challenges and helping clients set and achieve business growth objectives. Reach out today to get started.