Lea Bailes is a well recognized entrepreneur and strategist. He was named a Rising Star by the Kansas City Business Magazine for 2013 for his efforts in entrepreneurship and marketing and advertising.
His years of startup and business experience led him to found Lea Bailes Digital, a boutique marketing firm with world-class expertise using digital marketing and advertising to grow businesses profitably.
With his real-world business experience, constant learning in the area of marketing and advertising, strategic mind, and desire to drive results, you can be assured that your business is in good hands.
He works mainly with startups and businesses in Kansas City in Dallas across multiple industries. He consults in the areas of digital marketing, Facebook marketing, go-to-market strategies, crowdfunding, ad product launches. He is a co-founder of the successful startup, Sock 101, an online retailer of designer socks for men and women.
Bailes was previously CEO of a Kansas City area business and managed revenues in excess of $10 million, locations across four states, and over 100 employees. Bailes graduated from Baylor University with a BBA in Accounting, cum laude, and from Baylor Law School with a Juris Doctorate, cum laude.
His passion lies in helping people launch and grow successful businesses.
Outside of work, Bailes is a pilot, avid backpacker, skiier and wine lover.