I’m Matt Mladenka – growth marketer and funnel hacker
Matt has over 25 years of experience in demand generation and branding, working directly with entrepreneurs and business owners. He has spent the past eight years in the dating and matchmaking vertical. As Vice President of Marketing for Instinct Marketing, Inc., Matt has worked with over 100 dating properties and helped to generate over half a million leads per year. He has worked with many local matchmakers, as well as large brands including Meet Group, Date.com, ChristianCafe, Zoosk, Spark Networks and Match.
Matt left Instinct Marketing full-time in 2018 and spent a year launching International Deal Gateway (IDG), as an investor and contract Vice President of Marketing and Product. IDG is a digital marketplace for for nearly 5,000 entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals to facilitate direct, peer-to-peer transactions on a secure blockchain platform.
Prior to that, Matt spent seven years as Director of Marketing for East Teak, North America’s largest teak importer, turning a lumber company into a major brand for architects and designers. During this time, he also founded eDeck, an internet-based retailer of exotic hardwood decking.