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Why us?

In order to build a strong personal brand, it must be managed strategically, effectively, and consistently. Within every industry, personal branding determines what decisions are made, and who gets to make them.

Our expertise in brand management helps us to advise you based on the most recent market research for your industry. We are one of few personal brand companies that will perform a deep-dive analysis of your target audience and competition, giving you the insights you need to succeed.

 

 

You need a team to build a brand.

We work with researchers and creatives from around the world. This allows us to scale and customize our services to meet the unique needs of each client. With industry partnerships, we can remain small without compromising quality and service.

 
 

PRINCIPAL

 
Dr. Talaya Waller, Personal Branding Consultant & Speaker

Dr. Talaya Waller, Personal Branding Consultant & Speaker

Talaya Waller, M.B.A., D.B.A. is an international personal branding consultant and professor. In 2014, she founded Waller & Company to provide research-based, data-driven personal brand strategies for CEOs, top-level executives, and industry leaders looking to position their expertise and increase business revenue. From Fortune 500 companies to royal dignitaries, she’s had the privilege to work with a diverse range of clients to develop personal brands that target the audiences they want to reach.

In addition to her consulting work, Dr. Waller is an in-demand public speaker and academic researcher. Her forthcoming textbook entitled Personal Brand Management: Marketing Human Value will be the first of its kind on the subject in the academic market. She has delivered personal branding workshops for several organizations including the Federal Reserve Board, House Democratic Caucus, and the Chicago Association of Realtors. Notably, in 2018, Dr. Waller was invited to present a TEDx titled The Future of Branding is Personal.

She is a visiting professor at leading universities and has delivered personal branding lectures to MBA students in the United States, Poland, Australia, Switzerland, Chile, South Korea, Brazil, and South Africa. She is passionate about her qualitative approach to personal branding research and, in 2017, was awarded the Presidential Alumni Research Dissemination Award for publishing a study about mobile game technology, marketing, and entrepreneurship.

Dr. Waller is a contributor to Refinery29 and has been featured on TV news outlets and in publications such as Forbes, Fast Company, Business Insider, and The Chronicle of Higher Education.

 
 

PARTNERSHIPS

Paddy McGrath, Logo Designer

Paddy McGrath, Logo Designer

Paddy McGrath is a globally published graphic designer and personal brand consultant from Manchester in the UK. He left the comfort of design agency life to pursue his passion for entrepreneurship and to help individuals to create powerful and effective personal brands. 

In a world where everyone is making noise and seeking attention, it's never been more important to give people a reason to remember you. Creating and cultivating a personal brand is the best way to do this.

Paddy works closely with you to discover exactly what makes you unique. He then translates this story or message into a unique logo that will be the visual representation of your personal brand.

 
Brian Loebig, Internet Marketing Strategist

Brian Loebig, Internet Marketing Strategist

Brian has over 15 years of experience working as a practitioner and administrator in the small business, non-profit, human service and technology fields with a special emphasis on SEO, web design and social media.

He has developed and helped implement Internet marketing and/or social media strategies for the National Alliance for Performance Excellence, Volvo of Central Virginia, The American Red Cross of Central Virginia, Fixation Marketing, Asian Marketing Services, Business Networking International, the Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club and many more.

Brian knows what it takes to develop skills, create a brand, and design the online presence to make it happen. Perhaps most importantly, Brian Loebig cares about people, and it shows. 


 

Social Responsibility

Waller & Company is committed to furthering academic research and study in Marketing and Entrepreneurship. In Spring/Summer 2019, Waller & Company participated as a sponsor in the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Marketing Action Learning Project. In the past we have sponsored community programs and hosted fundraising events for local and national nonprofit organizations. We also provide mentorship to startup entrepreneurs in Washington, D.C.