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Derek Schmidt

Marketing & Fundraising Committee

Derek founded DesignLoud, Inc., a Wilmington, NC-based web design and digital marketing company. Since 2011, DesignLoud has helped over 300 brands, including household names such as Atlanta Falcons, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Allstate. Derek has developed technical experience in website conversions, marketing, and business. Derek is now considered an expert in his field, speaking at several conferences and making guest appearances on podcasts. He also volunteers in his community for organizations such as WordPress Meetup, WordCamp, Inmates to Entrepreneurs, and Cape Fear Community College Small Business Center.