Marla NoelStrategic Planning Consultant

Marla Noel Business Strategic 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"

  • B2B Marketing Changes to Consider in 2019

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    November 10, 2018
  • Advertising Business Models for the New Era of Marketing

    Massive amounts of time, money and creativity are poured into creating and targeting the perfect ads for the perfect receptive audience. Explore ways marketers can build deeper, more rewarding relationships with consumers.

    November 17, 2018
  • Keywords to Encourage Sustainable Consumption

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    November 23, 2018

contact details

+1 714 202 6812
One Park Plaza
Suite 600
Irvine, CA 92614, United States

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I really appreciate your guidance. I definitely have a new sense of vigor about what I need to do to succeed with Natural Citizen products.  Thanks to your advisement, I’ll be managing operational aspects of the business differently so that I can focus more of my time on growth.

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President, Natural Citizen
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