Rob Fortier helps right-brain people succeed in a rational, left-brain business landscape. Using his innovative and humorous approach to the challenges faced by small and creative companies, Rob has helped dozens of entrepreneurs create, sell and win in today’s marketplace.
Rob is an internationally recognized writer and is the co-author of Pushing the Envelope: The Small Greeting Card Manufacturer’s Guide to Working with Sales Reps and Showtime! The Greeting Card and Gift Company’s Guide to Trade Show Success (Center Aisle Press).
As the former Owner and Creative Director of Paper Words, and an 8-time National Stationery Show exhibitor, his greeting card and stationery designs have earned him recognition by leading industry magazines such as Greetings ETC, Gifts & Decorative Accessories, Art Buyer, Giftware News and Stationery Trends. He has also been featured on the HGTV cable network.
Rob serves his clients and audiences by drawing on nearly 10 years of creative design and greeting card industry experience as well as his former career in theater. As part of the former Center Aisle Group, Rob has presented dozens of webinars and teleclasses, as well as headed The Momentum Project, an interactive webinar series designed to help small manufacturers put their best foot forward.