Every great team has a sparkplug, a unique energy source, an active ingredient; someone who helps to give the team a personality. For Barefoot Brainstorming, that someone is Marilyn Barefoot. Classically trained in tier one companies like Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, General Mills, Nike and Microsoft, Marilyn combines a wickedly smart and analytical brain with a creative spirit that knows no bounds.
A summa cum laude graduate from major advertising agencies like Vickers & Benson, Bozell Palmer Bonner, Cossette Communications and BBDO, Marilyn is obsessive about originality. And as a 3-time nominee for the Rotman Canadian Woman Entrepreneur of the Year, she’s business savvy too.
A hands-on leader, Marilyn’s high-energy brainstorming sessions (trademarked as BigStorming®) lead to powerful results.
Marilyn is the one who inspires teams to look at every project as an opportunity to be original!
Her ultimate goal is to unlock the boundless creativity that exists within all organizations and individuals.