For 11 1/2 years, Andrew Rose made the phone ring for a CPA firm nationally respected for its expertise in dental accounting. Now, as president of Zest SMS, Andrew is doing the same thing, but for a wide variety of organizations.
An innovative marketing and business development authority, Andrew is frequently asked to speak to groups on a wide variety of topics ranging from Ghost Hunting 101 to the Algorithmic Impact of Reviews on Organic Search. Andrew is deeply involved in the non-profit community, sitting on or advising many non-profit boards and social impact organizations.
Andrew has had excellent results in founding and chairing various peer support and networking/referral based groups. He founded the Marketing Director’s Support Group in 2003, a well respected, educational forum for marketing executives nationally. He also helped found GIVE, the only non-discriminatory leadership program for rising professionals in the greater Baltimore region.
Andrew is a dedicated outdoor enthusiast who currently relishes in bagging 14ers in Colorado (with over 25 summited and counting). Prior to entering the sales and marketing arena, Andrew spent 8 years in restaurant and retail management positions. Andrew joined Naden/Lean, LLC in 2003.