Marc Baumann Growth Advisor

Unlocking digital opportunities for businesses.

Marc Baumann is a Digital Marketing Leader who spearheaded Organic Growth, Content Marketing and SEO operations in various in-house and agency roles throughout his 18-years career. He has experience in building team and processes from the ground up for small businesses and startups (Square, Plaid, Opendoor), as well as scaling marketing programs globally for enterprises (, Viacom and Scripps).

His expertise and passion for brand storytelling and content creation content has its roots in his professional background in journalism. In his previous life, he worked for 10+ years as investigative journalist, web editor and news desk coordinator at various weeklies and dailies (i.e. Financial Times), specializing in news and trends at the intersection of business, new media and information technology.

Marc graduated in Business Economics at the University of Zurich (Switzerland), and studied at the University of Cambridge (English) and UC Santa Barbara (communications & journalism).

In this spare time, he and his wife enjoy hiking, biking and photography as well as exploring beaches and hills, food, wine and all the beauty of their home town Santa Barbara.


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What People Say About Me

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Marc is one of the most exceptional organic marketing leaders I’ve had the chance to work with. Not only is he gifted at his craft, he’s also a phenomenal leader, mentor, and coach.

Kiki Burton, Head of Growth Marketing, Plaid
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Marc has a passion for Digital Marketing like very few people I have every met in the industry. He understands that Organic Growth is a long-term strategy, and has boundless creativity in achieving his goals.

David Langrock, former Director Organic marketing,
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Marc impressed me as one of the smartest and ablest enterprise SEOs I’ve ever met!

Mark Traphagan, Vice President, Actonia
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Marc stands out as an exceptional leader, generous collaborator, and talented contributor in his own right!!

Jeffery Marino, Former CONTENT EDITOR & Writer, Opendoor

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