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Ciara Pressler, Founder

Ciara's personal mission and professional passion are the same: to help people clarify their vision and create an actionable plan to make their goals a reality.

Ciara is the creator of the Game Plan approach and the author of Game Plan: Achieve Your Goals in Life, Career, and Business, founder and editor of Pregame Magazine, creator and host of webseries The Audience, business contributor to The Huffington Post, guest speaker at conferences and universities, and a media guest expert for television, radio, digital, and print.

After 14 years in New York City working with innovative businesses in entertainment, media, real estate, tech, finance, fitness, lifestyle, and beyond, Ciara returned to her hometown of Portland to launch Pregame. Ciara has worked with entrepreneurs, corporate teams, creative professionals, and organizations throughout the United States as well as in Europe and Asia. Her network spans continents with connections to innovators in multiple fields.

Previously, Ciara led marketing and membership for Gen Art, a national organization supporting emerging artists in fashion, film, art, and music, where partners included Acura, American Express, Diageo, Equinox, New York magazine, Time Warner Cable, and many more. She was director of marketing for Capes Coaching, an entertainment industry career coaching firm. She has facilitated custom training programs for Conde Nast, Hearst, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, MTV, A&E Networks, and more. 

Ciara really helps to bring clarity to your business goals and strategy especially when it comes to creating a marketing plan. We have worked with her on numerous occasions and every time Ciara has brought professionalism and a great sense of humor coupled with a strong business sense. I highly recommend her.
— CEO, Software Firm, Los Angeles
To simply say that Ciara knows what she’s talking about is an absolute understatement. She has an unmitigated command for and knowledge of effective business strategies. She’s that savvy superhero who’s going to come in, find where your productivity gold mine is hiding, and draw an exact map for you to find it. Her unparalleled professionalism and excitement for excellence are infectious.
— Founder, Design Firm, NYC

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