Meet Geri Stengel; Author and Founder of Ventureneer.com
Geri Stengel best describes herself as a cross of a serial entrepreneur, teacher, online information expert with a great social impact. She is the founder of Ventureneer.com, a digital media and market research company that helps corporations reach small businesses through thought leadership.
Any corporation that intends to reach out to small businesses will enjoy Ventureneer’s branded marketing and social media opportunities that command brand loyalty, thought leadership and generates great visibility. As a business woman herself, and having served in the past on the board member of the New York City Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners, Geri understands the unique challenges facing female entrepreneurs. Especially the challenge of trying to grow their business pass the $1 million dollar mark.
Stengel showcases her unique insights and understanding of the world of business for female entrepreneurs through her various writings in Forbes, Women 2.0, Inc. and Huffington Post among others. In 2012 and 2013, she was awarded the Small Business Influencer Award based on her articles about the success factors of women entrepreneurs.
Stengel can also be described as a graduate of both the startup and corporate worlds. She has conducted market research for the Wall Street Journal, and she headed marketing for Dow Jones’ online services before the Web. Other than Ventureneer she has also launched the following companies:
- Physicians’ Online.
- Stengel Solutions – a firm that provides strategic planning and marketing.
- Women’s Leadership Exchange – conferences and online resources for women-led companies.
Other than being a renowned writer, presenter and a well-sort after corporate consultant, Stengel also served as a teacher; she once served as an adjunct professor at The New School and Kauffman FastTrac facilitator. Through her career, Stengel has enabled thousands of entrepreneurs bring their dreams of successful businesses into realities.
She achieved this through giving them a hand in developing business plans, teaching them the various tactics and strategies they should employ in order to grow their businesses. Certainly, through her guidance many businesses have been able to steer clear of any pitfalls that could have prevented or delayed their growth.