Simon U. Ford (BEd) Has Personally Coached Hundreds of Business Owners
Each going on to become front-line exponents of cutting edge New Media Marketing Strategies.
Simon has consulted with Fortune 500 companies as well as small start-ups on building & optimizing digital marketing systems that yield both dramatic and consistent growth. Highly driven with an infectious passion for taking ideas and developing them into companies. Having founded five start-ups in a career spanning 30 years and successfully building two into million dollar enterprises, has a proven ability to make things happen.
Experienced in directing private companies through successful fundraising efforts leading to trade sale and/or other acquisition events. A preference for working against the odds & committed to breaking barriers that break others, Simon sees opportunity where others see problems and loves the phrase, “If it were easy, everyone would be doing it”.
Preferring to put his money where his mouth is, Simon has founded a variety of different business models over 30 years and still today;
- Inner-vision, private inquiry agency
- Sabella Land, property development
- Sleeping With The Enemy, national working traveler accommodation network
- Just Cruisin, special events promotions
- SWTE, university campus rewards program (software as a service)
- Social Traffic, social infused hospitality marketing
- Roaming Heads, mobile marketing
- Compare Hotel Costs, hotel booking comparisons
…to name a few.
Simon has a unique & extensive repertoire of start-up business experience. In a league of his own when it comes to leveraging the Internet as a delivery platform, coupled with a remarkable skill of breaking down complex solutions into easy to understand information; “you will search far and wide for someone better equipped to help you reach your new media marketing goals”.