Owner, Speakeasy Market Strategies
Kersten grew up in the dot com era of Silicon Valley in San Jose, California. The daughter of real estate entrepreneurs, marketing was always in her blood and in 2009 she graduated with a degree in marketing from Oral Roberts University. In 2011 she completed her MBA there as well. Soon after graduating she worked with various small business owners, local advertising, and agencies across the nation, eventually leading her to launch her own company in 2012, Speakeasy Market Strategies. She leads her team of designers and other professionals, to help create and execute strategies to grow her clients’ businesses through a unique and customized approach, "I believe your marketing strategy isn’t just a simple formula. It’s a unique approach designed to reach your ideal customers in an impactful way that leads to long-term results for your business."
After 10 years in business Kersten discovered pilates as a way to relieve stress of being a business owner and developed a passion. In March of this year she began her Teacher Training certification with completion set by the beginning of 2023. She has shared her pilates story using her social media business background with over a million views across her accounts sharing the message of body positive pilates.