Edward Gaskin
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  • Corporate strategy
  • Marketing strategy
  • Market research
  • Marketing communications
  • New venture creation


Senior strategy and marketing executive with experience in developing successful growth strategies and creating new products and services.  Known as an exceptionally creative and conceptual thinker, anchored by disciplined, quantitative analysis and financial rigor.  Has helped 300 entrepreneurs start, expand or acquire businesses.

Employers include:

  • IBM
  • Disbursement Management Associates
  • Braxton Associates; division of Deloitte Consulting, a.k.a. dc.com
    (Created two start ups for clients, from concept to implementation:
    clubessential.com and homexperts.com )
  • The Boston Company
  • Biggs/Gilmore Communications


  • MS, MIT Sloan School of Management
    (Martin Trust Merit Scholar, majors in marketing and finance)
  • MDiv, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • BBA, Marketing; BS, History of World Religions, Western Michigan University

Additional Professional/Community Activity
Interim director/consultant to:

  • The Black Ministerial Alliance
  • The Boston 10 Point Coalition