About Us

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Our Vision:

Our vision is to help small businesses and individuals to maximize their potential and goals.

Our Mission:

We bring together our experience using time tested branding and marketing techniques with the leading edge social media tools and multimedia content development. We provide a resource on practical and low cost marketing and sales management information to help small businesses succeed globally. We provide coaching and easy to implement approaches to empower individuals to realize their dreams.

What makes Briggs & Briggs Marketing Services so special?

Our inspiration comes from our personal experience as a first generation immigrant family who achieved the American dream. We have a strongly held belief that everyone can succeed way beyond their current circumstances. We provide tools and resources on how to be the best you. In addition, statistics tell us that many great ideas and small businesses don’t achieve the potential they should. We bring our collective experience building brands and innovative products and solutions across many industries to the small business person. Personal experience in purposefully (and sometimes forced) adapting to what the world has thrown at us.

Miriam Vializ-Briggs Bio:

Miriam Vializ-Briggs
Miriam Vializ-Briggs is a marketing consultant with 25+ years of marketing strategy and execution experience, garnered as an executive at IBM, American Express and Kraft General Foods. She has created solutions and marketing strategies in a number of industries including banking, biotech, packaged goods, energy, healthcare, industrial, insurance, restaurants, retail, and travel & entertainment.

Miriam co-owns “PEI Vacations on the Waterfront,” a successful vacation rental property business based in Charlottetown, PE. She has taught undergraduate and MBA graduate classes at the University of Prince Edward Island’s School of Business and created and presented numerous training programs for small businesses. She has delivered “Growing Your Personal Market Share” training program to thousands of professionals worldwide. Currently, Miriam serves on the Board of Advisors to the Center for Minorities and People with Disabilities in IT (www.cmd.it.org).

Miriam holds an MBA from Columbia University School of Business and a BA from Barnard College, Columbia University. In recognition of her business leadership, she was named one of the “Elite 20 Hispanic women in business” by Hispanic Business magazine (2006) and selected as Corporate Executive of the Year by the National Society of Hispanic MBAs (2004). Miriam was also featured in “Profiles in Diversity Journal” (2008) and in Smart Women Take Risks by Helene Lerner (2006).

Lucy D. Briggs Bio:

LucyBriggsPortrait-255-310Lucy D. Briggs is a social media marketing specialist and multimedia content creator with 5+ years of marketing and content strategy experience. She has guided marketing strategies and content development for both start-ups and leading brands in a number of industries including retail, news media, self-publishing, the sports industry, and the music industry.

Lucy holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management from Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business and a BS in Music Industry from Drexel University’s Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design. In her free time, Lucy enjoys live sound engineering, fashion blogging, board games, practicing her flute, and her cat Mimi.