About

Rebekah Brown, CEO

Marketing Square CEO Rebekah Brown brings new clients through the doors of Florida law firms, doctor’s offices, financial firms, and real estate businesses with websites, content, and marketing.

The Marketing Square

Brown is an award-winning sports journalist, and advertising expert who began generating content for websites in 2000.

In 2023, Brown celebrates 13 years of driving revenue for Florida clients who rely on The Marketing Square for ongoing new business and income.

“The Marketing Square team has successfully built law firms, medical practices, and small businesses through website advertising and marketing strategy,” said Brown who brought The Marketing Square to Winter Park, Florida, in February 2010.

“Our clients stay with us for years,” Brown said. “We only work with clients that are referred by past or current clients. All our clients are willing to turn the reins over to us.

“We have the respect and trust of businesses who benefit financially by granting us the honor of marketing their companies.”

The Marketing Square team is comprised of professionals who have worked together with Brown on more than 70 clients.

Journalism Career

Brown, an award-winning journalist, began writing for newspapers in high school. In 1984, she became a sports reporter, and by 1987, was the nation’s first college football and basketball beat reporter covering Purdue University. 

At The Detroit News in 1990, Brown was an investigative sports reporter, boxing columnist, copy editor, and page designer who produced sports series and interviews. Brown worked with newspapers including:
• The Detroit News
• The Michigan Chronicle
• The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette
• The Kansas City Star-Times
• The Wisconsin State Journal

Awards Earned

• Best of Gannett Headline Writing Awards
• Investigative Sports Reporting Awards
• The Ring 32 Boxing Writer of the Year
• 2 NNPA Best Sports Section Awards

Fortune 500 Advertising And Events

Brown has been an award-winning advertising copywriter (TV, Radio, Print) since 1996 and has created national advertising campaigns for clients including:

  • American Airlines
  • Ameritech
  • Budweiser
  • Chrysler
  • DaimlerChrysler
  • Dodge
  • Domino’s Pizza
  • General Mills
  • Jeep
  • Kmart
  • Michigan Lottery
  • MillerCoors
  • Navy
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Western Union

“My first ad campaign pitch was to the head of Jeep at the World headquarters in Auburn Hills. Two weeks later I was listening to Barry White record my scripts in a Los Angeles studio.

“I became senior copywriter, agency proofreader, and events planner and manager at GlobalHue from 1996 to 2004. It was exciting, but I wanted to learn more about PR, technology, events, and websites.”

Crisis Public Relations & Large Sports Events

In 2004, Brown handled Crisis Public Relations with Caponigro Public Relations. Next, Brown went to North Carolina to manage the Honda Battle of the Bands, and to bring in corporate client sponsorships for the CIAA Basketball Tournament.

Brown sold, planned, and managed events for:

  • Allstate
  • American Cancer Society
  • Amtrak
  • Bank of America
  • Best Buy
  • CareerBuilder
  • Food Lion
  • Ford
  • Geico
  • Honda
  • McDonald’s
  • MillerCoors
  • Toyota

Florida Small Businesses 2010

In 2009, Brown went out on her own and began providing website builds and content to advertising agencies and small businesses at the peak of the recession. Brown moved The Marketing Square to Winter Park, Florida, in February 2010 working remotely for clients in Michigan, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Georgia, and Texas.

“I’ve interviewed Muhammad Ali, Michael Jordan, Mike Tyson, Martina Navratilova, Bo Jackson, Sugar Ray Leonard, and hundreds of professional, high school, and college athletes.

“I’ve covered two Detroit Pistons NBA Championships (1988-89), multiple boxing world championships, the NFL, NHL, MLB, Pro golf, bowling, tennis, archery, and Olympic events.

“I’ve written advertising and website content that has earned Fortune 500 companies millions.

“But, I’m most proud of building Florida law firms for attorneys; medical practices for doctors; financial firms for wealth advisors; and construction and real estate firms for businesses  founded by people who bootstrapped their way into their professions as I did.”

Clients Earn Five To Six Figures Monthly

“Every day is a chance to prove that what we do for clients works,” Brown said. “The Marketing Square is only successful if our clients earn five to six figures monthly from our work.”

The Marketing Square current client list is private. References from clients will tell prospects about individual earnings and company growth from work performed.

Brown is a board member of the Second Chance Scholarship Foundation which provides scholarships to women with children who want to become nurses. Brown’s other passion project is as a board member of Hollow Creek Farm Equine & Canine Rescue which rescues severely abused, neglected, and exploited animals.

Brown’s Firsts

• Female Big 10 beat reporter (Purdue University, 1987)
• Female boxing columnist (The Detroit News, 1990)
• Website copywriter (Verizon, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, General Mills, Kmart 2000)
• Website marketing and content agency firms (Founded 2000)

        

       

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