CEO & Owner at Exhibit-it
DJ is an expert in Full BRAIN Marketing. Are you ready to learn all the skills to be a great relationship marketer for customer service? Unlike many speakers and consultants, DJ shows you exactly what to say and how to say it, and what to do and how to do it right. Are you well connected? Do you have a competitive edge? DJ’s conversations are interactive and engaging.
Look up the word “go-getter” in the dictionary and you might as well see a picture of D.J. Heckes, owner of EXHIB-IT!
CEO/Owner of EXHIB-IT!, a GSA Certified, woman-owned small business headquartered in Albuquerque, NM since February 2000. EXHIB-IT! was founded and organized by DJ Heckes, for the express purpose of providing quality products with exhibit marketing and design services to federal agencies and commercial enterprises. She is also practices the philosophy: Priorities are What We Do. Everything Else is Just Talk!
DJ speaks on motivational and inspirational topics and thoroughly enjoys sharing her knowledge in branding, marketing strategies, social media, leadership and diversity training, and how to deliver exceptional customer service across multi-generations. She speaks and lives by the E-Myth principles of how to grow your business to work on your business more than work in your business. She plays an active role both locally and nationally in supporting small businesses and is very actively locally and nationally in many organizations as a volunteer.
DJ is actively involved in seven chambers in the States of New Mexico and Texas. Her current volunteer roles include Ambassador-Albuquerque Economic Development, Board of Director-Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce, Certified Mentor for SCORE NM Chapter for mentoring business owners in the Mentor Program. Her past volunteer roles include Past President of the American Marketing Association, New Mexico Chapter, and won Chapter of the Year for 2005 for the NM Chapter. Served a three year term as National Professional Chapter Council Board Volunteer for the American Marketing Association. Past President for KeepitQUERQUE (Albuquerque Independent Business Alliance) to support their buy local-grow local-thrive local message. Also has served two board terms for National Association of Women Business Owners & is a Site Visit Recertification Volunteer for Women’s Business Council. DJ believes in being active in the community to help show that small businesses can have big impact in growing New Mexico!
She is firmly committed to growing business opportunities through involvement and dedication. Marketing and strategic growth are her passions and are what have driven her company to the success it has achieved since opening in February 2000. She has helped many businesses achieve this same level of success through her marketing and strategic development consultation.