Goldman Marketing Group acts as your in-house, full-service marketing team.
We have specialists for every major area of marketing, so you get a full team working to support your needs. Each team member has been specially trained to understand marketing inside of the medical industry. Best of all, since everything is done under one roof, you are guaranteed a very consistent and cohesive marketing strategy.
Risa Goldman Luksa
Founder and President
Risa completed her undergraduate studies at Boston University, majoring in communications, advertising and neuropsychology. She has been working in medical sales, marketing and business development for over 12 years, in capacities such as pharmaceutical sales, product management, medical education and practice management.
Risa is responsible for all strategic business development, including creating business and marketing plans for each client, overseeing implementation and execution, and tracking results. Learn more about Risa Goldman Luksa on Linkedin or her resume.
Igor graduated from the University of Salvador, Brazil, majoring in Communication with concentration in Advertising and Marketing. Streamlined to learn everything and anything about Marketing, he has reinforced this passion by having great success track records with Online Marketing, Search Engine Optimization and Web Analytics which led him to join Goldman Marketing Group as Website Manager.
Markie completed her undergraduate studies at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan where she majored in Media Studies and minored in Business Marketing. Before moving to California, she worked for her college’s Media Relations department and assisted athletic directors with story ideas, press conferences, and event set up. Her role as a Marketing Manager within Goldman Marketing Group is comprised of content creation, social media management, and website upkeep for clients.
Amy has over 9 years of experience in both the advertising and medical industry. Prior to working at Goldman Marketing Group, she had been working as a free lance social media strategist and marketing manager for a diverse range of small businesses. Amy brings creativity and a unique perspective to every aspect of her role at GMG including content generation, website development, social media, and reputation management.
Video Department Manager
Anu has spent the last 15 years working as a freelance audio engineer/videographer/consultant. His experience spans from different genres of music from all over the world, to motion picture production and even stage. After graduating from San Francisco State University with a B.A. in Broadcast Electronic Communication Arts, he started and managed a recording studio in downtown San Francisco. Anu is now the Video Department Manager with Goldman Marketing Group utilizing his experience to provide all video/photography needs for our clients.
Senior Marketing Coordinator
Alex completed his undergraduate studies at California State University Fresno, where he majored in English Literature. After receiving his Bachelor’s Degree, Alex worked as a freelance writer for various websites until joining Goldman Marketing Group. As a content generator, Alex’s main duties at GMG include writing website and blog content, crafting press releases, and managing social media for multiple clients.
Senior Marketing Coordinator
Greg holds a BA in English from The Ohio State University and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Before joining Goldman Marketing Group he worked as an Associate Editor for Booklinks Publishing Services and an Ad Editor for Nielsen IAG in New York City. He has also taught English composition, creative writing, and English as a second language.
Senior Marketing Coordinator
Alyssa graduated cum laude from Azusa Pacific University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Global Studies and English. Prior to joining Goldman Marketing Group, Alyssa worked in the non-profit sector. At GMG, Alyssa specializes in social media, online reputation management, and creative direction.
Nancy graduated from University of Southern California, majoring in Political Science with a minor in English. During college, she honed her writing skills penning research papers for school and screenplays in her spare time. After graduating she worked as a Project Manager in the entertainment industry before joining Goldman Marketing Group. At GMG, her work focuses on social media, content generation, and managing online advertising campaigns.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from Biola University, where he also worked as a newspaper editor and writer. Prior to joining GMG, Matt worked as a content writer and manager for other online marketing companies and as a freelance writer for various publications. As a marketing coordinator, Matt’s main duties at GMG include social media management, website upkeep, and content creation for clients.
Sarah graduated cum laude from Florida State University in Tallahassee with a double major in English and psychology. During her time at FSU, she interned at a publishing imprint and worked as an assistant in two cognitive psychology labs. She then left to teach English as a second language in Tokyo, Seoul, and Paris before returning to California. At GMG, her main duties include content generation and social media management.
Michael completed his undergraduate studies at California State University Northridge, where he majored in Art with a concentration in Graphic Design. During his time at CSUN, Michael worked both on and off campus as a graphic designer for various companies. Before working for Goldman Marketing Group, Michael worked freelance for a variety of clients in many different fields.
Tye has over six years experience in call center settings. Since working for Goldman Marketing Group, Tye has decided to further her education by going in to the nursing field. Her hopes are to become a registered nurse. As a Patient Coordinator for Goldman Marketing Group, Tye is responsible for providing patients with helpful doctor specific information, tracking patient leads from initial call through surgery and collections, calculating website ROI, patient satisfaction survey analysis and assisting the marketing team with various tasks.
Ariana is currently completing her undergraduate at Loyola Marymount University with the plans of going into the medical field. She has been interested in the medical field since a very young age and aspires to become a reconstructive surgeon. Ariana has been involved with several nonprofit organizations that revolve around bringing modern medicine to third world countries. As patient coordinator for Goldman Marketing Group, Ariana is responsible for handling incoming patient leads, converting leads into consultations, following consultations through to survery and collections and assisting the marketing team with hiring campaigns.
Sean graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a Degree in Film and Video. During his time in Chicago, Sean directed a commercial for Sprite and did full-time video editing for a small technological company. Sean has a great eye for composition and helps out each project from pre-production to post-production ensuring consistent creativity throughout. Sean is now working full time with Goldman Marketing Group to utilize his experience to provide all video needs for our clients.
Bruno is currently studying Computer Engineering at the Northeast Independent School in Vitoria da Conquista, Bahia, Brazil. He has been involved with the graphic designing and website development field since 10 years old. Over the past few years he has evolved his knowledge on HTML and CSS validation, WordPress templates programming, web page loading time improvement and responsive website development which has led him to be a part of GMG’s team.
Tarcisio is a student of Computer Engineering in the Northeast Independent School in Vitoria da Conquista – Brazil, since childhood has always been interested in computing and knew that his future was there. With time spent working as a freelancer on building sites until in 2010 he was called to work as a web programmer developing systems and websites in Zend Framework. Currently for Goldman Marketing Group manages online stores, programs websites and provides maintenance to existing websites.
Mandeep has over 8 years of experience in search engine marketing. He has participated in tactical-level executions of SEO campaigns, hands-on support in link building, content development, site analysis, meta data writing and defining keywords for targeted page rankings. For Goldman Marketing Group he monitors all SEO link building campaigns, analyzes performances, identifies areas of opportunities, keeps up with new developments in SEO and ultimately makes sure all of our clients rank for the keywords they need!
Charger & Dudly Luksa
Our HR Department
Charger and Dudly are often in the GMG office to provide cuddles, break times, and overall to increase morale. They help us with hiring new team members, and help when things get stressful and someone needs a distraction. Charger is 4 years old and Dudly is 1 year old. They are both rescued mini golden doodles. Both of them are integral members of the GMG team!