Veronika Monell is passionate about small business and has helped hundreds of business owners grow their businesses. She has joined the SBDC as a consultant in 2016 and is also the owner and strategist of JumpStartNOW. Veronika helps to strategically put the pieces for your business together to create a clear picture. She supports business growth through forward thinking strategies in an ever changing world of marketing and business dynamics. Veronika is a generalist who focuses at the SBDC on startup strategy, business development, strategic planning, online and social media marketing, SEO, eCommerce. Veronika started her career in the fast-paced and dynamic video game industry. Developing and launching cutting-edge products and finding solutions for almost impossible problems was her mission. With her end-to-end business expertise, she helped set the stage for new business opportunities which resulted in millions of dollars in new revenue. She was a nominee for the “2017 Woman on the Way,” NAWBO’s Outstanding Women Leadership award, serves as co-chair of the 2018 Sacramento Metro Chamber Ambassador Committee and was awarded 2017 Ambassador of the Year.