Carol Van Den Hende
Carol is an MBA and marketing, strategy and insights expert. For 20 years, she’s led the positioning, branding and product development for start-up products to billion dollar brands. Carol has collaborated with best-in-class advertising, design and promotions agencies to grow food, chocolate and gifting businesses. She loves sharing her marketing expertise through branding, design and trends workshops and the “Where Writers’ Win” blog. Attendees have called her “bright, creative, visionary,” “a presentation powerhouse” and “crowd favorite” with “energy, ideas and opportunities” that are “terrific,” “wonderful,” “engaging,” “meaty, food for thought!” Carol writes contemporary fiction, and was a finalist in the Lone Star Writing Competition. She’s consulted for environmental non-profits and serves on the board of trustees for a special needs school. She, her husband and twins have lived in the US and China, and share a home with their Siberian rescue cat.