Craig Bittner

Postal Address:

2401 Summit Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

About Craig Bittner

Years of experience: 17  ★  Big believer in open source concepts and power of collaboration  ★  Extensive experience and training in project management, UX, process development, ideation facilitation, software development oversight  ★  Has experience with large corporations and agencies to tiny startups  ★  El Jefe

Background

Craig has worked for a number of ad agencies around the city and been a part of quite a few internet start-ups to boot. He’s helped companies of all sizes develop their brand and identity and built countless software products to aid in the success of those organizations. A self-proclaimed collaborator and ideator, Craig has demonstrated capacity to see things a little bit differently. He has started companies like LiquidDB, OSIGN, SPRQ, Unagency, and is working on many others. More information on these to come.

Experience

  1. SEO / SEM
  2. In-Bound Marketing
  3. Email Marketing
  4. Ecommerce
  5. Product Development
  6. Software Product Development
  7. User Experience
  8. Website Design and Development
  9. Design Thinking
  10. Social Media Strategy and Integration

Research and Strategy – Worked with qualitative and quantitative research teams to gather insights. Used those insights and client objectives to develop traditional, non-traditional and digital marketing strategies. Created documentation and communicated strategies to agency and client teams and managed processes to maintain strategic integrity across implementation and integration phases.
Experience and capabilities include: CRM process integration, social media marketing, database marketing and development, inbound (content) marketing, consumer market research and analysis, mobile marketing and mobile application development, brand development, business development, creative development, interactive marketing, affiliate marketing, SEO/SEM, media planning, reputation management, guerilla marketing, experiential marketing, event marketing, and cause marketing.

 

Process Development / Team Management – Organized and managed executives and team members while integrating external resources to develop tactical plans for executing strategic direction. Created custom processes to maximize team resources and managed those processes.

Experience and capabilities include: Ideation, collaboration, requirements gathering and documentation (BRD), interaction flow, usability design, information architecture, traditional and agile project management, process development, team assembly and management, account management and client communications, and management of timeline, schedules, budgets and expectations.

 

Integration and Execution – Beyond insights, strategy and management, I’ve been in the trenches and done the work. Understanding beyond theory by executing tactics based on strategic insight for a large variety of clients and industries.    

Experience and capabilities include: Document writing, technical requirements, programming and development, copywriting, graphic design, social media / content development, calendars and posts, analytics set-up and data analysis, reporting.