Ben Landers

Member Since 2015

Ben Landers

President & CEO

Blue Corona

Washington D.C. Metro Area

As President and CEO, Ben is responsible for Blue Corona’s vision, strategy, culture, and leadership team. Ben leads from the trenches. Working alongside and in support of the team, Ben has transformed Blue Corona from a bootstrapped startup into a seven-time Inc. 5000 company with 75+ employees, industry-leading reviews—from clients and employees, and 11 consecutive years of top and bottom-line growth. Ben is an action-oriented, dynamic, and passionate leader and team builder. From Blue Corona’s inception, Ben defined a set of core values and made it his mission to surround himself with other passionate, growth-seeking people who share the same mindset and values and with whom he enjoyed being around. Today, all of the hiring at Blue Corona is conducted with this same philosophy and values in mind, resulting in cohesive, high-performing teams, all working together toward the goal of becoming a world-class company. Over time, Blue Corona’s culture and values have become defining factors in the ongoing success of the company. Ben is a subject matter expert and top-rated conference and workshop speaker. Ben has a BS in Communications and Marketing from Ohio University. Ben lives in Rockville, Maryland with his wife of 15 years, Becky, and son Jack (age 11), and daughter Kelly (age 8).


SKILLS

  • Business Strategy
  • Growth Strategy and Execution
  • Public Speaking

RECENT CONTENT

August 26th, 2021

Eight 'Brain Hacks' For Overcoming Fearful Moments As A Business Leader

As a leader with a lot of responsibility on your shoulders, you'll likely experience many moments that cause you anxiety or fear. Whether you're battling imposter syndrome or simply taking on too much work, it's easy to feel like you're just treading water.

August 12th, 2021

10 Ways To Live A Healthier Lifestyle As An Entrepreneur

Business leaders have a lot of responsibilities to juggle, which often lead to non-stop workdays and sleepless nights. The overwork culture naturally drives entrepreneurs to burn out, whether in the short or long term. 

March 26th, 2021

Eight Entrepreneurs Share Lessons From Business Disasters That Were Blessings In Disguise

Devastating occurrences sometimes happen in business without a lot of forewarning. Entrepreneurs can leverage insurance to protect themselves from things such as fire or theft, but there are other less obvious disasters that are more difficult to prepare for.

March 15th, 2021

Eight Steps Managers Can Take To Facilitate An Employee’s Move To Another Department

There may come a time for certain employees when they notice that their skills or interests are better suited to another part of the company and they ask to switch to a different department to better serve their goals. When this happens, managers may not know how to react as the request may come out of the blue or it could be taken as a slight on their current department.


COMPANY INFO

Blue Corona

Blue Corona is a digital marketing and analytics company that helps challenger brands increase their online visibility, generate more leads and sales from the web, and improve their overall customer experience.


AREA OF FOCUS

  • Digital Marketing
  • Content Marketing
  • Web Development

INDUSTRY

Marketing & Advertising