Behind Every Great Business is a Dedicated Strong Team

Our team is comprised of business-savvy individuals who are dedicated to work, they live and breathe each of our core values. They all know how to get the job done every time!

Caroline Wabara

Team Lead- Digital Marketing

Caroline Wabara

Team Lead- Digital Marketing

Caroline Wabara has been with WSI since our inception in 1995. He has an extensive background in business development in several industries dating back to the early seventies. His knowledge of the development of human potential and his understanding of behavioral patterns has been instrumental in developing the WSI System over the course of the years.

Comfort Olukogbon

Digital Marketer

Comfort Olukogbon

Digital Marketer

Comfort Olukogbon is responsible for providing support and education to the WSI global franchise system. She is also charged with managing the innovation of the WSI business model as a whole. Overall, Valerie works to ensure WSI Consultants are provided with the tools, systems, and support they need to remain top amongst their competitors.

Valerie first joined WSI in 1999 and has served in a number of roles. Prior to this, she ran her own business and worked overseas in a number of countries. Valerie holds a master's degree from the University of Toronto.

Joshua Akpati

Graphics Designer

Joshua Akpati

Graphics Designer

Joshua is a passionate team leader who has been with WSI since 1996. Having come from a long background in franchising, Daniel started with WSI in the early days to help build and grow WSI's franchise model, both locally and globally. After being involved in multiple areas of the digital marketing business, he found his home as Vice President of Franchise Development.

Over the last 12 years, Daniel has worked with his team to build the WSI Network of Consultants worldwide. He stands behind the successful, team-developed model of “Real People Do Real Things.”

Chuks Agbakuru

Website Developer

Chuks Agbakuru

Website Developer

Since joining WSI in 2004, Chuks has been instrumental in the growth and development of the company through the various roles she has held, which include Customer Service and Support Manager, Director of Franchise Operations, Director of Compliance and currently, Vice President of Global Operational Performance.

Prior to WSI, Rimma held executive positions in five countries along with having started and operated three successful companies of her own. She oversees support, legal, regional and global events, billing and collections, and financial performance. She is an alumnus of the Certified Franchise Executives program and is the corporate liaison for the International, the French and the Canadian Franchise Associations.

Olajiga Damilola

Digital Marketer

Olajiga Damilola

Digital Marketer

Olajiga Damilola has had a long tenure within WSI holding several positions in the organization. From 1998 to 2012 he held the position of International Development Director where he played a leadership role in the franchise development team. From 2012 to 2015 Michael held the title of Director of Master Franchise Operations where he oversaw the WSI Master Franchise program.

In 2016 Michael was promoted to Vice President of Field Operations where he now heads up the Franchise Business Coaching as well as leading the channel of WSI supplier partners.

Modupe Ogundiran

Web developer

Modupe Ogundiran

Web developer

Shaunak began serving as WSI’s Vice President of Information Technology in April 2011. Previous to this, he was the Director of Information Technology, having joined the company in June of 2009.

Shaunak has over 16 years of experience in the areas of telecommunications, information technology, cloud computing, and enterprise applications and education. Shaunak specializes in the areas of strategic initiatives, automation, and optimization of IT environments both from an infrastructure and enterprise applications perspective.

Ekong Kufre

Web Developer

Ekong Kufre

Web developer

Shaunak began serving as WSI’s Vice President of Information Technology in April 2011. Previous to this, he was the Director of Information Technology, having joined the company in June of 2009.

Shaunak has over 16 years of experience in the areas of telecommunications, information technology, cloud computing, and enterprise applications and education. Shaunak specializes in the areas of strategic initiatives, automation, and optimization of IT environments both from an infrastructure and enterprise applications perspective.

Chibuzo Agbakuru

Graphics Designer

Chibuzo Agbakuru

Graphics Designer

Shaunak began serving as WSI’s Vice President of Information Technology in April 2011. Previous to this, he was the Director of Information Technology, having joined the company in June of 2009.

Shaunak has over 16 years of experience in the areas of telecommunications, information technology, cloud computing, and enterprise applications and education. Shaunak specializes in the areas of strategic initiatives, automation, and optimization of IT environments both from an infrastructure and enterprise applications perspective.

Global Leadership

Here are some of the digital marketing experts that are a part of the WSI network. They are passionate about helping businesses solve their digital marketing problems. 

Alison Lindemann

Alison Lindemann

Digital Marketing Consultant

Alison has been part of the WSI Consultancy team since 2004, consistently a top 20 revenue earner within the WSI network. Prior to WSI, Alison worked for Farmers Insurance as the Director of Sales as well as the Director of Service Center Operations, amongst other positions in her 17-year tenure with the organization. She played an instrumental role in the restructuring of Farmers, ultimately resulting in a reduction from 19 service centers to one. She received both the Superior Service Award and Farmers’ Management Excellence Award during her course of employment. She holds a BSBA degree from Washington University in St. Louis – Olin Business School and holds the CPCU Designation, ARP Designation, and numerous certifications including Advanced Social Media and Adaptive SEO. She recently co-authored a book, along with several other top consultants, titled Digital Minds, which is used in several universities and is available for purchase on Amazon.
Benjamin Smith

Benjamin Smith

Digital Marketing Consultant

Benjamin Smith has been helping companies thrive as a digital marketing professional since 2002. He serves businesses all over the world from his office near Milwaukee, WI, USA. He is also the WSI Area Representative for Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Iowa, USA. Benjamin specializes in the strategic optimization of online marketing channels. His team is responsible for a high-performing portfolio of multi-million dollar digital campaigns for clients large and small.

He uses business strategy and web analytics data to develop and implement digital marketing programs that generate sales and leads honestly and effectively. Benjamin is a Google Partner, is certified by Acquisio, and is a member of the Search Engine Marketing Professionals Organization.

Bernard Claude

Bernard Claude

Digital Marketing Consultant

J. Burns Smith, Jr.

Burns Smith

Digital Marketing Consultant

J. Burns Smith Jr. is the owner of WSI Star Web Solutions, a digital marketing agency based in Jackson, MS, but has clients across the central and southern United States. Affiliated with WSI out of Toronto, Canada, the agency’s core skill set is designing and implementing custom digital marketing strategies for its clients. This includes search engine marketing, display advertising, social media management services, mobile marketing, and custom website design.

Burns is a co-author of the book Digital Minds – 12 Things Every Business Needs to Know About Digital Marketing.

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Caio Cunha

Digital Marketing Consultant

Caio Cunha is an International Executive experienced in business enablement, digital marketing strategies, and leading businesses in Brazil to continuous revenue growth and margin improvements. As a leader in strategy, online marketing/internet solutions, including inbound marketing and business enablement, Caio is responsible for the Brazil Master Franchise for WSI and is a member of the Global WSI Internet Consultancy Advisory Board, since 2010. Over the years he has grown the business in Brazil to a representative network of WSI consultants, local partners, and vendors.

As Master for Brazil, he supports the local WSI network, strengthening the brand, offering training & support, generating marketing & lead generation material and events, and developing local eMarketplace offerings.

Carlos Guzman

Carlos Guzman

Digital Marketing Consultant

Carlos has been involved in technology, sales, marketing, and digital marketing for more than 30 years. He has also been a WSI Certified Internet Consultant since 2004. He tries to learn as much as he can from the market, from experts, from his peers at WSI and from my customers. Everything he learns and knows is shared through the services he provides and the campaigns he creates and manages for his customers.

His pride is his team of 30+ members at Prospect Factory, all of them dedicated to the success of their clientele with a passion for online marketing.

Chris Muray

Chris Murray

Digital Marketing Consultant

Chuck Bankoff

Chuck Bankoff

Digital Marketing Consultant

Chuck is the Senior Strategists with Kreative Webworks, a WSI Digital Marketing agency since 1999. Chuck is a Speaker, Author & Trainer to other WSI Internet Consultants worldwide. Chuck directs a team of creative and technical professionals to develop and manage his client’s lead generation programs and is directly responsible for their online ROI. Before founding Kreative Webworks, Inc. in 1999, Chuck was Leader of Learning & Development and a manager of special projects for Honeywell. Chuck holds a BFA from Long Island University and an MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management. Chuck also holds Certificates in Digital Electronics from DeVry University, Lean Enterprise System Design from the University of Tennessee, E-Commerce Business Strategies from USC and advanced Search Engine Optimization from SEMPO (Search Engine Marketing Professionals Organization) and is HubSpot certified.