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Velocity Marketing Group has assembled a powerful team of results oriented entrepreneurs

Derek Thielen, Owner

Derek Thielen, Owner

President Derek Thielen spent 10 years building Premier Window Coverings into a sales and marketing power house. Year after year Premier Window Coverings was ranked as one of the top Hunter Douglas Gallery Stores in the nation with sales of over 2.2 million in 2006. After selling Premier in 2007 Thielen joined a partnership group as the Regional Developer for a National Massage Franchise where Derek was responsible for the marketing and brand development for 6 locations with 120 employees. Nobody understands better than Derek the challenges that today’s small businesses face. Thielen is passionate about resourcing small business owners with the tools they need to not just exist but to thrive in any environment. Derek has a Marketing degree from Portland State University.