Stuart Trier graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1999 with a degree in Finance Economics. In 2006 he was chosen to be one of only 3 Canadians of the 60 participants from around the world to attend the prestigious Birthing of Giants program at MIT in Boston, sponsored by the Young Entrepreneur’s Organization and INC. Magazine.
Mr. Trier began his career at 3M as a materials management analyst and worked on various six sigma projects to improve processes within his division. While at 3M he co-founded Kismet Inc. a mobile tool retailing business that successfully landed both equity and debt financing. Kismet grew rapidly in its first four years of operation, peaking at over $6 million in revenues in its fourth year, with 30 full time employees.
In December of 2009 Stuart co-founded Delivering Customers with Aaron Anticic. Delivering Customers focuses on building and managing online marketing strategies for customers. Including creating and managing Pay-Per-Click campaigns, Search Engine Marketing & Optimization, Social Media Marketing, Brand Building, and Web Analytics.
Stuart enjoys running, reading and spending time with his little brother Murray, whom he met 10 years ago through his involvement in Big Brothers. Stuart is married to wife Jessica and lives in Ottawa.
Vicky Lawrence, VP Delivering Customers
Vicky comes to Delivering Customers with a very diverse background. She earned a B.Sc. degree in 1998, then proceeded to work for 9 years in the pharmaceutical industry. She worked as a Validation Specialist and through promotions, was also responsible for supervisory, management, and project management functions within the validation department.
In 2007, Vicky left the pharmaceutical industry to pursue a new career path combined of entrepreneurial activities and sales and marketing.
Vicky’s sales career included selling consumables and capital equipment into the pharmaceutical, food and beverage, safety, and lab animal research industries. Sales territories were focused in Ontario plus Canada-wide travel to perform product / equipment training.
Through running various side businesses, Vicky became very well versed in website creation and marketing activities. With a passion for knowing all things technical, Vicky brought her skills to a new level with intensive training from some of the top experts in the field for Search Engine Optimization, On-Page and Off-Page Optimization, Google + Mastery for Local Businesses, Facebook Marketing, Ethical Link Building, as well as Video Creation and Optimization.
Vicky’s mastery of these subjects makes her able to create high-level online marketing plans for our clients that not only push client sites to the top of Google, but also enables rankings and visibility of our other client properties such as G+ Local, and YouTube.
Vicky has 3 children and lives with her husband south of Barrie, ON near shores of Lake Simcoe. She enjoys going to their cottage as often as possible and spending time with her family.