From BizLaunch: Donna Anselmo with Bold Marketing Solutions

EntrepreneurHighlightPROFILE: from Donna Anselmo’s website

donnaanselmoBoldBlogger Donna Anselmo is author of Marketing Demystified (McGraw-Hill, 2010), host of an AM radio talk show, a small business owner, business strategist, certified coach and trainer. Donna, who began her career as a hypnotherapist in the 70s, was a print journalist and managing editor in the 80s and 90s before she transitioned to marketing communication and public affairs. Over the years, Donna directed publications for the Health Sciences Center and University Hospital at Stony Brook; directed internal communications and publications for Olsten Staffing Services and Adecco; served as vice president for Elite Technical Services, Inc.: and earned a Master of Science degree in Healthcare Policy and Management before launching her own marketing firm serving the Long Island, New York metro area in 2001. In 2008, Donna established Bold Marketing Solutions, Inc. in Melbourne, FL, where she continues providing integrated marketing services to companies in a diverse range of industries. Donna’s own Aha! moments—and her burning desire to share the benefit of what she has learned over the years—also led her into the coaching and training realm. Donna brings a diverse background in communications and graphic arts, psychology, education, healthcare policy and management, technology and business to every job, along with insightful questions, cogent analysis and helpful advice for clients.

In her spare time 🙂 Donna launched BOLDTALK BUSINESS RADIO©, a business-focused Talk Radio show that broadcasted for more than two years on AM 1060 WMEL from Cocoa, Florida. Her show, which will return to the air shortly, delivers “insight, strategies, tips and tools for success.” Visit this blog to check her time slots and/or listen in live at or click the archive link at

Donna’s passion is to Ignite Success in Life and at Work©. She helps brand people, products, and companies in print, in person, on air, via social marketing, the Internet and their Websites. Integrating business, marketing and training expertise, Donna builds websites, designs printed materials, and writes compelling content for business-to-business and business-to-consumer marketing as well as search engine optimization. Recognizing that marketing is closely linked to people’s attitudes, their styles of communicating, and their overall approach to success, Donna offers strategy sessions and coaches executives and individuals to achieve their own business, professional and life goals.
Donna is certified by PeakSkills Learning Systems, Inc. (Huntington, NY) to teach the unique and award-winning Extraordinary Self® Development Coaching Program—which combines aspects of neurolinguistic programming with coaching and training to increase inner resilience, productivity and profitability.
Donna speaks professionally to business groups and organizations and serves as a resource to the media on topics as diverse as business, success, the economy, marketing, and child safety, among others.

Donna’s personal intention is to contribute to a world in which people feel good about themselves and their lives, tap into moments of joy each day, and think All Good Thoughts©.

Donna’s personal joys include life with her husband and her beloved dog; enjoying friends and family time, especially with her three grown children and children in law; watching cranes and storks land near or fly over the backyard lake she calls her “water garden.” Donna also loves seeing Aha! moments in the eyes of friends, family, clients and colleagues when they learn something new and valuable.