Joel Barker

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Joel Barker

President & Owner

joel.barker [at] backpacktactics.com

Joel has over 12 years of experience in technology support and MIS system creations. For the past 8 years he has worked in development, fundraising, marketing and communication at several organizations. He has developed and implemented several direct mail campaigns, marketing campaigns, email campaigns and designed social media initiatives.

Joel is passionate about customer-focused business models. He enjoys using technology to resolve business problems and to improve efficiency and growth. He enjoys blending traditional marketing and social media to enhance dialogue between customers and business owners.

Joel is a registered Professional Fundraiser with the State of Minnesota Attorney General office and is a commissioned State of Minnesota Notary Public.

In his free time Joel enjoys biking, camping, craft beer, discovering new restaurants, brewing beer, reading, rollerblading and traveling.