MMPA Elects Two New Board Members

MMPA is pleased to announce it has elected two new directors to its board, effective January 1, 2019.

 Ali Jarvis - Founder and CEO of SidewalkDog.com

Ali Jarvis - Founder and CEO of SidewalkDog.com

Ali Jarvis is the Founder and CEO of SidewalkDog.com. Founded in 2008, Sidewalk Dog Media is a cause-based media company with a simple mission: to promote thriving relationships between dogs, their people and the community we share.

A regular on TV and radio, Ali’s numerous awards include Woman of Influence (Pet Age Magazine) and Business Owner of the Year (National Association of Women Business Owners – MN Chapter).

As a MMPA board member, Ali will serve as liaison to the communications committee.

Paul Kolars is the Founder and Managing Partner of TriMax Direct. Founded in 2001, TriMax Direct is an outsourced data, research and marketing agency based in St. Paul, Minnesota.

 Paul Kolars - Founder & Managing Partner of TriMax Direct

Paul Kolars - Founder & Managing Partner of TriMax Direct

Paul has more than 30 years of experience in list and data acquisition, and he tailors custom solutions for a wide range of marketing challenges. Paul is a frequent guest speaker on b-to-b marketing and data solutions at the University of St. Thomas’ Opus College of Business and has been a presenter at a variety of marketing conferences.

As a MMPA board member, Paul will serve as liaison to the membership committee.