Who We Are
TLC Marketing Consultants grew out of a vision to provide business owners the marketing and internet marketing expertise of a Chief Sales & Marketing Officer without the commitment and cost of a full time employee.
Our marketing and internet marketing firm is a culmination of 60 years of sales and marketing experience working with both large national brands including Wal-Mart and Thrifty Car Rental, and local companies across the financial, home services, auto, retail, legal, entertainment, and restaurant industries. We have expertise in many niche areas such as digital marketing, internet marketing, social media, sponsorships, sales training and consultation, and building annual and long term marketing plans. We are not a “traditional” marketing company, and are always up for a unique marketing challenge! Whether you are a business owner needing support, a media outlet in need of digital or social media services, or an agency in need of specialized content, we are here to help.
Tammy brings a wide array of experience and depth to the company as a former executive in the Live Concert Industry, Professional Football, and Broadcast Television.
Her professional experience includes 20 plus years with Live Nation with her final role as that of Senior Vice President of Sales for the organization, seven years as Vice President of Sales & Marketing for the Kansas City Chiefs, and four years with Scripps Media in sales management of both digital and broadcast assets. It was here that her passion for digital and social media marketing bloomed.
Her areas of specialty include all areas of Marketing Planning and Implementation, Business Development, Revenue Growth, Public Relations, Broadcast and Digital Media Expertise, Sponsorship Negotiation and Activation, and Community Stewardship.
She is an accomplished high energy senior business executive with a diverse and proven track record of driving revenues, expanding business relationships, increasing brand value, improving operations, and projecting a positive corporate image to its customers and the community. She brings her skill in all aspects of corporate marketing from creation and strategy to development and execution to our partners’ businesses. She also brings thirty years of experience in recruiting, training, building, leading and retaining high performance sales teams to drive mission critical endeavors to successful completion.
She enjoys a colorful career and has been a featured speaker at many sales and marketing engagements. A Topeka native, she holds a degree in Business Finance from Washburn University.
Lucretia is an experienced marketing professional specializing in helping companies grow their business by connecting with customers through strategic marketing solutions.
Lucretia’s career began with H&R Block, purchasing nationwide TV advertising for their tax season. The second chapter of her career was spent at Bernstein-Rein Advertising, working locally with businesses including McDonald’s franchises, and nationally with brands including Wal-Mart and Thrifty Car Rental, marketing their brands across TV, Radio, and digital channels. The next chapter of her career Lucretia spent with Scripps Digital Media working at KSHB-TV, 41 Action News as the Digital Sales Manager, establishing a digital marketing team and working with local businesses to reach their customers and grow their business through digital marketing channels and with local agencies to integrate digital marketing strategies within their overall marketing campaigns for their clients.
Lucretia has received several industry honors, including 2 awards from Media-Mix of Kansas City as Digital Sales Manager of the Year in 2015 and Digital Account Executive of the Year in 2013.
Social Media & Digital Sales Manager
Kelly comes to TLC Marketing Consultants with a career record of success in driving revenue and capturing market share in diverse and highly competitive environments. She is proud of her ability to quickly create rapport with clients, zeroing in on their needs and providing thoughtful, customized solutions to meet their specific requirements.
A graduate of the University of Kansas (Rock Chalk!), Kelly is energetic, organized and has excellent follow-through! She has enjoyed a successful sales and marketing management career with high-profile organizations including Live Nation, Mammoth Productions and the Kansas City Chiefs. Kelly also served in the non-profit channel with the Greater Kansas City YMCA and as a Mobility Systems Specialist for United Access for a cause near and dear to her heart – providing vehicle modification options to persons with disabilities.
Kelly has been involved in her community through a multitude of groups and charity endeavors such as: Volunteer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City ▪ Member, Accelerent Business Development Platform ▪ Planning and Marketing Committee Member, MS Wheelchair Kansas ▪ Challenger Board Member, YMCA of Greater Kansas City ▪ Event Planning Committee Member, Midwest Abilities Summit.
Devon joined TLC Marketing Consultants with a B.A. in Advertising & Public Relations from Loyola University of Chicago. She also has an M.A. in Curriculum & Instruction (Early Childhood Education) from UMKC. Devon is a native of Kansas City, and her husband James is employed at DST Systems. She is a passionate reader, writer and dog lover. She also digs a good glass of wine now and then!