Meet the Team

At CEOself we help with every aspect of you and your small business. We offer services from initial business plan development to organizational and communication training. The consultants have extensive, hands-on experience in marketing small business products and services.

We are based in a small town south of the Denver Metro area.  Castle Rock is a wonderful place to live and work.  Most of our clients are in Colorado, but still have a national focus.

Human Resources & Training Consultant - Candis

Customer Contact and Efficiency Consultant – Scott

Web Designer & Consultant - Desirée Shank

Desirée’s skills are unmatched.  Her web client list is long and satisfied.  She specializes in knowing what it is a client wants before they even do.  This skill alone makes her invaluable to your project.



Direct Marketing, Event Planning and Photography Consultant - Nicole Paulsen

Nicole’s reputation is beyond compare.  She has spent over 20 years marketing to executive level managers. Her knowledge of industry is plentiful.  We joke that she could market “fresh salt water on cruise ship”.

Chief Executive Officer & Lead Consultant - John Paulsen

John Paulsen has been a force in the online marketing industry for nearly 10 years. An expert in social media, affiliate program management and Web2.0 strategies.  John has worked for companies like Ford Motor Company, Wachovia, and CitiBank.  In 2005 John started connecting with local business people, discussing ideas, products and services using digital technology in new and inventive ways.  Over the past four years those needs are now serviced by CEOself.