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Andrew Eklund

Advisor Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area, US

Founder and CEO, Ciceron and Founder and CEO, OOTA (formerly LocalScene LLC).

Founder and CEO, Ciceron and Founder and CEO, OOTA (formerly LocalScene LLC).

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Involved In

Founder

Ciceron Interactive
OOTA (formerly LocalScene LLC)
Ciceron
OOTA (formerly LocalScene LLC)

Advisor

Ciceron
Recombinetics
MacPhail Center for Music
Visual VR
OOTA
GTCYS (Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies)
MacPhail Center for Music
GTCYS (Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies)

Positions

Founder and CEO Ciceron September 1995 - present
Founder and CEO OOTA (formerly LocalScene LLC) October 2008 - present
Board Member MacPhail Center for Music September 2014 - present
Board Member GTCYS (Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies) September 2014 - present
Vice-Chair GTCYS Alumni Board 2012 - 2012
Director of Marketing and Member Services IPA - The Association of Graphic Solutions Providers May 1993 - October 1995

Education

St. Olaf College Political Science, Music, Philosophy 1986 - 1990
American University Washington Semester program August 1989 - December 1989
Minnehaha Academy 1983 - 1986

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • 3D Printing
  • • Media
  • • Music
  • • Travel
  • • Advertising
  • • Healthcare
  • • Transportation
  • • Smart Home
  • • Content
  • • Medical Devices

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Marketing • Online advertising • Marketing Strategy • Mobile marketing • Social Media Marketing

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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Kevin Foote
We worked together  •  Senior Advisor | Interim Executive, Independent Profesional. Kellogg grad. Massachusetts Institute of Technology grad.
Very successful founder of major regional digital agency
Kevin Foote
They're my friends  •  Senior Advisor | Interim Executive, Independent Profesional. Kellogg grad. Massachusetts Institute of Technology grad.
Successful founder of CIceron, one of the top agencies in the midwest. Recipient of the Power 50 awary
Brian Rogers
Founder/Consultant, modgital, Inc. - Fractional CTO/Technology Startup Consultancy and CEO & Founder, ShoSell, LLC.
I have met Andrew a number of times throughout the years and I have always been impressed with his ability to run strong and sustainable bus ... inesses.
Evan Weisenfeld
We worked together  •  Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, CollegeWeekLive and Principal Consultant, Loyalty Marketers.
He's already proven he's a great entrepreneur having taken his company from two people at the start 20 years ago to a thriving business.
Steven Lauder
Product Manager Safedome, Maxwell Forest Inc and Digital Guest Experience Consultant, Buffalo Wild Wings.

Evan Weisenfeld
We worked together  •  Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, CollegeWeekLive and Principal Consultant, Loyalty Marketers.
Evan was my co-founder in Ciceron 20 years ago. He's a tenacious, hard-working, and visionary leader in the digital world, having successful ... ly been instrumental in several start-ups that have gone big.