Monica P.
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Brand Strategy, Business Biographies, Business Plans, Proposals & RFPs

Hi there! I'm Monica Poling and I'm the founder of Be the Red Umbrella, where I help businesses and non-profits excel at the Art of Being Brilliant. My branding services help businesses and non-profits build strong business identities that leave a lasting impression, increase market presence and grow revenue. I am also a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE), where I present monthly Ask the Expert webinars on business planning. 📈 AUTHORITY BRANDNG 📈 My core Authority Branding service helps you turn your purpose and your passion into profit. I work with you to identify the wow factor that ONLY YOU can deliver, and then we plan a business strategy that is as individual as you are. . 📈 BUSINESS PLANS 📈 My custom business plans reflect your unique business personality and strategic goals. I don't use any AI text, but instead create information based on our real-life conversations. My business plan services include a comprehensive financial planning spreadsheet and a one-on-one session that will help you gain clarity about your business and its financial goals. ←←← Learn more by clicking my Business Plan profile. . 📈 PROPOSAL & RFP WRITING 📈 Proposal deadline approaching? Don’t know where to start? I can help! My proposal, RFP and Capability Statement templates mean that we can get started immediately after you click the “hire” button. I can work on an hourly basis or by set milestones to ensure you stay on budget. ←←← Learn more by clicking my Proposals profile. 📈 DATA & ANALYTICS 📈 I'm deeply passionate about drilling down data and converting it into a compelling story that can help you sell put your best foot forward. I am also an expert in Excel and PowerPoint so I can help you add compelling charts and visuals to tell your story from start to finish. 📈 SPECIALTY FIELDS 📈 I am especially experienced in working with the following types of professions: hospitality & tourism, arts & culture, government, economic development, rural development, technology, SaaS and tech stack, small businesses, international organizations, food and beverage, women-owned businesses, minority-owned businesses, senior entrepreneurs, artists, non-profit organizations, multicultural organizations and arts associations. 📈 SPECIALTY WRITING 📈 -- Biographies/About Us Profiles -- Business Plans -- Confidential Information Memos -- Proposals, RFPs, RFIs, and RFQs -- Annual Reports -- Case Studies & White Papers -- Non-profit & Donor Appeals 📈 PAST EXPERIENCE 📈 I have more than 20 years of experience in marketing and public relations, especially in tourism, hospitality, and association marketing. I have worked with a variety of non-profit organizations and I am particularly adept in concepting, writing, editing and delivering a variety of collateral from annual reports to tourism destination promotional materials. 📈 PERSONAL PROFILE 📈 I enjoy watercolor, creating handmade books and exploring my home city of Albuquerque, especially the arts, music and foodie scene. I'm also an avid traveler and former travel writer. I especially love meeting people with different cultures, backgrounds and experiences than my own. Need more information? Send me an invite and let me know the challenge you are trying to solve, and I'll send information on how I can help.
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  • Arts & Culture
  • Research Documentation
  • Case Studies
  • Website Content
  • Financial Writing
  • Pitch Deck
  • Company Profile

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You will get A Full Brand Audit

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You will get an original, strategic business plan

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