“It is rare to come across someone who has the “just right” blend of smarts and smiles - someone who gets the strategy, but can also engage and influence at the same same time. This skill, combined with her global perspective, makes Carla a great fit for a senior-level marketing role. We had an award-winning partnership and I'd be delighted to work with her again.”
“Carla handled the Center of Innovation for Aerospace's marketing communications needs expertly, efficiently, and creatively. I knew we'd receive the best services the Department of Economic Development could offer, and valued Carla's advocacy of our needs while providing excellent work for our team. Her top qualities: Great Results, Personable, High Integrity."
“Carla's patience and energy uniquely qualify her for working with someone like me: she takes time to explain things, and her energy brought hope to what I thought would be a scary process. Another asset is her responsiveness: I had prepared myself for a decent turn-around time to see any product but she provided materials to review within 24 hours of our conversations. I am delighted to recommend her.”
“Carla Plouin's attention to detail and never say quit yet ever positive attitude made her not only a pleasure to work with, but someone you could always rely on to get the job DONE! Frankly, Carla would be an asset for any company, of any size, doing anything that requires reliable marketing upgrades and project management!”.
“I have had the pleasure of working with Carla for several years. I've found her to be an energetic, highly focused and creative individual who has a knack for product visibility and unique marketing ideas. I’ve always been impressed with her drive, tenacity and professionalism.”
“Carla was an exemplary colleague -- extremely competent, extraordinarily detailed, and exceedingly thorough. Working with her on projects, both of large and small call and both locally and on four different continents, I saw firsthand her skill in handling complex issues with ease and flexibility. I have no hesitancy in recommending her.”
“It was a pleasure getting to work with Carla over the last few years. She has proven herself, time and time again, to be a valuable asset to our team. She not only encouraged smart thinking but really pushed us to deliver our best work! She has been an important contributor to several of our projects. She consistently delivered high quality work products, met or exceeded deadlines, and assisted us at every opportunity needed.”
“It’s rare that you find expertise and amazing work ethic like Carla’s. During the 3 years we worked together, I was always inspired by her confidence, knowledge and enthusiasm.
Carla’s ability to implement best marketing practices that attract a younger demographic, while not alienating boomers is quite exceptional. All this while being a caring leader!”
“Carla is a dedicated and versatile professional with broad experience in International Marketing.
I had the opportunity to work for her on a 2-year project, and with her guidance developed a successful sales program for the Latin American market.
Her international experience was a key factor on the implementation of this plan in Mexico and USA.”
“Carla’s approach to problem-solving is thoughtful, strategic, and thorough. No details ever seem to escape her. She works hard and she works “smart,” and she can be relied on to consistently come up with creative and innovative marketing solutions. Her immaculate fluency in 3 languages is also a great asset. As Director, she was the best – She knew how to put our various strengths to good use. Super organized and with high expectations for her team, she clearly cared about her employees both personally and professionally. And what’s more, she appeared to have fun doing all this!”
“Carla has done freelance work for my company for several years now and she is absolutely fantastic. Her very strong marketing background and knowledge allow her to dive into a new industry and promptly understand the ins and outs of it. She helped my business with the development of our annual business plan and marketing calendar, some collateral materials and in most of our trade shows. I really appreciate Carla's common sense, attention to detail and enthusiasm. She is extremely nice to work with, has high integrity, is straight forward and gets things done.”
“I had the pleasure of working for two years with Carla. She is a marketing pro who strives for excellence and always looks solutions to each work challenge. She is extremely organized, a thinker, one who works proactively, and someone who enjoys sharing her vast knowledge. Carla also motivates those on her team to become their best. She elevates the level of play the moment she enters the room. Carla is a strong leader with great confidence.”