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My name is Mario. Last name Schulzke.

I have been creating on the Internet since 1999. You likely have never heard of anything I've built, with the notable exception of IdeaMensch, where we have interviewed and featured over 6,000 entrepreneurs, makers, and doers.

In my day jobs, I spent my twenties running digital marketing campaigns for some of America's biggest brands. In my thirties, I switched client-side and spent the last decade as the Chief Marketing Officer of my alma mater, the University of Montana, and now tech startup Geniuslink.

I teach marketing to both business and nonprofit leaders at the University of Montana.

Originally I am from Germany. Now I live with two curly-haired women and a ridiculously stubborn long-haired wiener dog in Missoula, Montana.

When I start sneezing, I cannot stop.