I am Priest Willis Sr; host of The Marketplace podcast. In my full-time role, I am Senior, Global eCommerce Manager in tech where I develop, and execute global marketing strategies and best practices globally across .com.
During some nights, and most weekends; I consult with eCommerce sites on building their brands through performance marketing. If interested; here is some articles I have written, and interviews on other shows.
14 (sort of) Fun facts about me;
- I’m bi-racial (black father, white mother).
- I played football and was on the swim team in high school.
- I love to travel! I believe a passport full of stamps is way better than a garage full of stuff.
- I relocated from Milwaukee, WI to Raleigh, NC in 2013. I’ve wanted to live in NC since I was a child. Not sure why?
- My favorite apps are Evernote and Pocket
- My favorite sports teams are Milwaukee Bucks and Green Bay Packers.
- I love to write although I’m not much of a writer (I have books on Amazon and several published articles).
- I love speaking at events because deep inside I’m a teacher.
- I’m an avid reader
- I’ve always had small pursuits since I can remember. I’ve sold Baseball cards to popcorn door to door when I was a kid. Funny story about the popcorn but I’ll tell you later.
- I enjoy the history of the Mob
- I believe I have a good sense of humor and trying to work up my nerve to do one stand-up set. Favorite comic is Eddie Murphy.
- I started four businesses and sold one.
- I love dogs and have a Shepard – Lab mix. name Chance.
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