Jillian has helped both Fortune 500 and start-up clients across multiple industries develop successful product, brand and growth strategies. Her interest in innovation and brands is fueled by her natural curiosity, fascination with human behavior, creative instincts and love of new products. She’s an idea person through and through and has a unique knack for connecting the dots that lead to big ideas. Yoee Baby represents a convergence of her professional and personal passions.
Jillian is the founding member and Chair of the Colorado Chapter of Women In Toys and is often a speaker at the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado - Boulder, where she received her MBA in Marketing & Entrepreneurship. She’s a lover of the arts and when she’s not working has been known to express her creativity, spontaneity and sense of humor on stage performing improv comedy.
She grew up in Ann Arbor, MI, and now lives in Boulder with her husband and two girls.
For 25 years Bill has worked in the field of visual communications and strategy development for entrepreneurs, start-ups and Fortune 500 agency teams. His New-Media Design Studio has provided a foil for professional snowboard testing and development, paragliding, and 24-hour mountain bike racing. After art school he owned a commercial screen printing company in Jackson Hole, and a hot springs getaway in Colorado.
More global travel is on the agenda to promote Yoee Baby, and to pursue ongoing film projects. Bill is an outspoken advocate on public education issues.
Bill's wife and partner of 25 years, is also a designer and commercial illustrator. They have two amazing boys. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Bill now resides deep in the mountains of Colorado.