About Strategic eMarketing


We’re a marketing and advertising agency based in Humboldt County, California, work in Eureka, Arcata, Fortuna, and around the world. Strategic eMarketing integrates traditional marketing campaigns, local search optimization, search engine optimization and social media branding. Whether you want to grow your online network, increase sales, or both, we’ll integrate a social media and Internet marketing strategy that’s right for your company and clients.  We leverage social media like Twitter, Facebook, blogs and online video into your existing marketing campaign. We can also help you revise your brand, with a new logo, or a redesigned website.

Emanuel Rose • Founder, Sales & Client Relations

Emanuel Rose has over 20 years of business experience in sales and marketing. He has extensive experience setting up, managing, and optimizing marketing campaigns to generate sales growth, and is driven to achieve results by focusing on the customer first. He has created successful campaigns in diverse industries ranging from summer camps to consumer electronics, health and fitness, and body jewelry. Along with his obsession with results, Emanuel is a fly fisherman.

Rob McD • Verbal Designer

Rob McDaniel is a Verbal Designer, Naming Specialist, and Creative Executive with over a dozen years of big-league experience.  In 1999, Rob decided to take a break from screenwriting and Hollywood and co-founded Zenmark, a San Francisco based naming and branding agency.  As Zenmark’s primary creative engine he worked with such clients as Sprint, Dell, HP, LG, GSK, Novartis, Pfizer, GE, and Dolby.  Recently Rob McD’s family re-located to Humboldt County and through Strategic eMarketing, you can retain Rob McD’s expert services and transform your team with a custom VERBAL DESIGN Training program.

Antoinette Clark • Broadcast Designer

Antoinette Clark is known in her industry as a “Broadcast Designer”. She began her career as an artist for television news, using traditional fine art methods. She went on to become an award-winning motion graphics artist for the cable and the movie industry. Her skills range from illustration, set design, logo design, live action art direction, to storyboarding and brand development. Through her years of experience working in live news with a 5:00 deadline , Antoinette can bring a story to life starting from just an idea. Some of her clients include, Starz, CNN, NBC, CBS, FOX, Discovery and AFN. As long as she has her MacBook Pro, she can design in the airport, at the office or …on the beach.

Donna Bentley • Web & Print Design

With an AAS in Computer Graphics and Animation, Donna went straight into working as a pre-press technician with off-set printing. She stayed with it for 15 years. Her printing career uncovered her natural ability for color correction and high-end scanning. Donna’s print background and traditional graphic design courses have complimented her work in web design and development. She has worked in web design and development for seven years and still gets called upon for her expertise in printing. Her love of design is what drives her even though not all of her work is centered on design. The technical end of web design is Donna’s area of expanding knowledge which is never ending. She likes that.

Allison Edrignton • Business and Social Media Writer

Allison Edrington is a business writer focused on helping tell your story through clear and concise communications. Using the skills and standards from her experience as a journalist, she writes press releases, blog posts, web page content, product descriptions and marketing materials for businesses that want every word they send out to count.

Will Freeney • Web Content Provider

Will has an MA in English with a specialization in Creative Non-fiction and extensive experience writing for a diverse array of publications. Since retiring and relocating to Humboldt County, his paid writing experience has been with the Tri-City Weekly and Strategic eMarketing.

Jason Douglas • Software Magus

Jason has been working for many years in challenging environments for software development and have always proven to be a strong advocate for open source technologies and technology innovation. He believe good architecture and standards could do away with many of the problems faced in software development today.