Denise Barreto

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About Denise Barreto

Denise W. Barreto is the managing partner of Relationships Matter Now, LLC, a strategic business and marketing consultant firm that exists to connect relationships to maximize life and business. Primarily delivering strategic planning, marketing planning and service excellence training services, Relationships Matter Now, LLC has quickly become the go-to resource for businesses of all sizes, non-profit and governmental agencies.

Before starting her company, Denise enjoyed a progressive marketing career for over 18 years leading marketing efforts for companies such as the Chicago Fire Major League Soccer Team, United Airlines, Pella Window and Doors and Sears Holdings Corporation.
Denise is an expert in the art of influence.

As a marketer and self-proclaimed political junkie, she has studied consumer and human behavior and specializes in ways to motivate people towards goals while adding value to their lives. With her down-to-earth personality and laid-back style, she quickly connects with audiences to help them absorb her messages.  She sharpened her leadership and consensus building skills by running for and winning public office in April 2009 and 2013 currently serving a second term on the Village of Lake in the Hills Board of Trustees.

University of St. Thomas - Minnesota Opus College of Business