About Us

BARQAR – Leaders in digital marketing and brand awareness.

Imagine having a team of MBAs, seasoned marketing consultants, SEO and social media specialists, designers, writers and Web developers to plan and execute your marketing.  Welcome to BARQAR.

With over 18 years of experience and a team of over 30 marketing professionals, we help organizations of all sizes stand out from the herd.

Our Mission

We focus on helping organizations build a strong brand, both online and off.  Through online reputation management, content marketing, social engagement, and direct marketing efforts, we help our clients build awareness and drive response.

Our Leadership Team

BRAD SMITH, FOUNDER & CEO


What do you get when you combine a master’s in education, bachelor’s in psychology and communication with experience in marketing, advertising, consulting and speaking?  A leading online marketing, SEO and social media expert, of course!

For the past 15 years, Brad has helped organizations of all sizes enhance their marketing efforts and be heard!  As an expert in online marketing, Brad has consulted with hundreds of companies on driving more visibility, engagement and ROI from their marketing efforts.

DAVID SEARNS, FOUNDER


A Wharton MBA, 2nd Degree Tae Kwon Do Black Belt, and a kick-ass marketing entrepreneur!  David brings over 20 years of marketing and consulting experience.  He combines high-level strategic thinking with real entrepreneurial ingenuity.

VICTORIA KENWARD, FOUNDER


With her degree in Information Systems and leadership training from Xerox, Vicki’s systematic approach to work and amazing attention to detail ensure processes and workflow provide value.  As a tech wiz and innovator, Vicki is responsible for some our most impressive offerings.

RICHARD BUSH, PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR


Rick has been building Web-based business solutions since there was a Web!  His extensive background in systems integration, publishing, software engineering and operations provides him a unique perspective on product development; his focus is not on the nuts and bolts of software engineering, but on creating solutions that achieve business objectives.