Marietta Gentles Crawford


Marietta Gentles Crawford is a writer, personal brand strategist, and author of From Nine to Thrive: A Guide to Building Your Personal Brand and Elevating Your Career. Marietta's mission is to help savvy professionals ditch mediocrity in their career (and lives) by building strong personal brands and embracing change. Over the last 15 years, she’s built a diverse portfolio as an intrapreneur adding value to diverse brands such as Macy’s, J.P. Morgan Chase, and The NYC Department of Education. As founder of MGC Ink, she helps professionals build credible, consistent, and confident brands through workshops, one-on-one consulting, and practical how-to tips on her career website Mari Brands For You. Marietta loves all things social media and technology. She holds social branding, 360Reach personal brand assessment, and resume writing certifications. Marietta’s work is published in The Huffington Post, Thrive Global, LinkedIn Pulse, The Personal Branding Blog, Lifehack, among other websites.