Bonnie and Matt Dewkett have run a successful small business, The Joyful Organizer®, for nine years. We have used the power of social media to grow the business, to receive over a quarter of a million radio show downloads, and to become published nationally in Better Homes and Gardens, Better Homes and Garden’s Secrets of Getting Organized, Parents, and Woman’s Day. We understand how hard it is to attract new clients and maintain a client base in these tough economic times.
Bonnie Joy Dewkett, is a co-founder of Social Ocean Media. She is a nationally recognized organizing expert, author, radio personality, and motivational speaker. Her organizing company, The Joyful Organizer®, http://www.thejoyfulorganizer.com creates and implements organizational systems for the home and office. These changes allow her Customers to create calm from chaos at work and at home. We can help you do the same for your business.
Bonnie received a B.S. in Resource and Agribusiness Management from The University of Maine in 2001. She graduated summa cum laude with her MBA in Marketing from Nichols College in May 2011.
Bonnie has achieved the prestigious designation of Certified Professional Organizer, CPO®,from The Board of Certification for Professional Organizers. Making her one of only six in the State of Connecticut, and less than twenty-five in all of New England.
Matthew R. Dewkett is a co-founder of Social Ocean Media. He joined The Joyful Organizer® in late 2007, and has worked on the marketing efforts for the company. Prior to his work at The Joyful Organizer®, he held corporate positions in banking and relocation. At credit card giant MBNA, Matt was responsible for managing the relationships between MBNA and its Customers. His position also gave him vast experience marketing products and services to cardholders, which will be a valuable asset to our clients at Social Ocean Media.
At Cartus, a leader in corporate relocation, Matt managed the real estate portion of the relocation process for transferring employees of clients: Parker Hannifin, Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, Gannett Newspapers, Sony, and MBNA. His experience creating custom home marketing strategies for relocating employees allowed him to think of new solutions to the old marketing strategies of selling homes.
Matt is also an avid photographer, and professional voice talent. He shoots photographs professionally for MaxPreps—America’s source for high school sports. He has studied voice at the Creative Voice Development Group, and improvisation and writing at Chicago’s famed Second City. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration, with concentrations in Management and Finance from The University of Maine.
Together they understand the current demands on a small business, and are ready to help you grow your business.