Branding & Marketing Leadership

Virtual CBO

Like having a Chief Brand Officer in your team to help develop and nurture your brand’s image, experience, and promise.

Get strategic and expert help from the pro ...

So you can get back to doing the things that matter: growing your business.

You’ll work with me, Ari Krzyzek every month to help deliver authentic brand experiences for your audience, and fast-forward your business.

About Ari krzyzek

I help femtech and women-led companies craft a brand that delights their customer beyond a pretty design, deliver no-brainer user experience, and getting them the clarity they need to for their business to thrive online.

With over 10 years of branding and design experience in multidisciplinary projects, I’ve transformed businesses visions into a tangible form that help set businesses apart from their competitors and fast-forward their business.

I mentor other entrepreneurs at Chicago’s technology hub and the #1 ranked private business incubator in the world, 1871 and a member of committee leaders in Women Tech Founders Chicago.

Under My Belt

B.A. in Visual Communication Design

10+ Years branding, UX, and website experience

Certified Brand Strategist by Marty Neumeier

Awards winner and honoree

Chykalophia’s Virtual CBO Plans

Monthly
Yearly

Small Business

10hrs / month
  • $1350 /month
  • Brand support for start-up or small business
  • Ask me anything around your branding, marketing plan, messaging, or even brainstorm on some ideas for brand experiences for your business
  • 1 hour discount from hourly rate
  • 1-2 day response time
  • Regular scheduling

Growing Business

20hrs / month
  • $2700 /month
  • Brand director for your growing business
  • Bring me in to support your brand in maintaining the growth momentum and map out plans for scaling your business
  • 2 hours discount from hourly rate
  • Same day response
  • Priority scheduling
  • Living online document for our dynamic work together
  • Access to our agency level tools at no additional cost to you
  • Monthly check in video calls
  • Annual planning call and roadmap

Pro Plan

40hrs / month
  • $5400 /month
  • Virtual C-level partner for hi-growth brands that are looking to scale their business
  • Have me as your Chief Brand Officer, I'll help you map out your your strategies for your continuous brand growth
  • 4 hour discount from hourly rate
  • Same day response
  • Priority scheduling
  • One VIP Day with up to 4-hours for brand & marketing strategy session (VIP Day can repeat every month)
  • Living online document for our dynamic work together
  • Access to our agency level tools at no additional cost to you
  • Monthly check in video calls
  • Annual planning call and roadmap
  • OKR & business goal planning
  • Private priority chat channel
  • 10% off single projects
  • Increase referral bonus

Small Business

10hrs / month
  • $13,500 /year (save $2700)
  • Brand support for start-up or small business
  • Ask me anything around your branding, marketing plan, messaging, or even brainstorm on some ideas for brand experiences for your business
  • 1 hour discount monthly + 2 months free
  • 1-2 day response time
  • Regular scheduling

Growing Business

20hrs / month
  • $27,000 /year (save $5400 )
  • Brand director for your growing business
  • Bring me in to support your brand in maintaining the growth momentum and map out plans for scaling your business
  • 2 hours discount monthly + 2 months free
  • Same day response
  • Priority scheduling
  • Living online document for our dynamic work together
  • Access to our agency level tools at no additional cost to you
  • Monthly check in video calls
  • Annual planning call and roadmap

Pro Plan

40hrs / month
  • $64,800 /year (save $10800 )
  • Virtual C-level partner for hi-growth brands that are looking to scale their business
  • Have me as your Chief Brand Officer, I'll help you map out your your strategies for your continuous brand growth
  • 4 hours discount monthly + 2 months free
  • Same day response
  • Priority scheduling
  • One VIP Day with up to 4-hours for brand & marketing strategy session (VIP Day can repeat every month)
  • Living online document for our dynamic work together
  • Access to our agency level tools at no additional cost to you
  • Monthly check in video calls
  • Annual planning call and roadmap
  • OKR & business goal planning
  • Private priority chat channel
  • 10% off single projects
  • Increase referral bonus

Sign up for 1 year support and get 120-min call and self-care gift in the mail as your bonus.

Additional support beyond the selected resource limits are billed at $150 per hour or will be a separate project if large enough.

Frequently Asked Questions

No.

Our retainers are paid at the rate agreed and originally set, which usually is monthly or yearly. We’re also able to do quarterly if requested.

On larger plans we’re able to offer weekly retainer payments for quarterly contracts.

Yup! Our contracts are crafted to be 3-month engagements though paid out monthly to make the cashflow easier for you to manage.

You may cancel your retainer with us by writing to us / notifying us at least 20 days before the contract renewal.

You may, though we prefer online payments as it is easier to manage.

If you would like to arrange for payments other than online credit/debit payment, please contact us via email or give us a call and we’ll discuss options.

Usually, the other options we accept are: business cheques and wire transfer.

Once in a while we may run a promotion or if you decide to have multiple plans, though otherwise no. All plan rates are as listed on their checkout pages.

Yup!

Simply log into your account and you may change your plan as you wish.

Click on one of the plans, go through the checkout process and pay, and you’ll be directed to the next steps.

Which is to send us access information and jump on a kickoff call.

Don't know where to start?
Let's figure it out together.

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