· Strategic planning
· Business plans
· Business development
· Winning sales letters, mailings, brochures
· Powerful websites
· Sales and training videos
· Financial and statistical analyses
· Activity based costing
· Customer research
· New product development
· National retail sales management
See Results, Portfolio, Entrepreneur's, and Crazy pages
Tilting at Windmills
We do all kinds of marketing. But we're especially not afraid to push the boundries
teams who want to develop products the world will love.
Whether it's in the fields of mechanical, electrical,
civil or other engineering, we love working with these
guys. In the re-emerging field of renewable energy,
we've been there before and are back for more. Solar
thermal, PV, wind, fuel cells... if you're looking
to develop and market them, you've come to the right
See GreenTech, Results, Portfolio, Entrepreneur's,
and Crazy pages for
Our business is aimed at helping medium sized
companies grow to the next level. We are experts in marketing and
business strategy, yet also have extensive experience
in the mechanical and electrical fields, manufacturing, and even
legal and injury prevention issues.
Our Roots Will Help You Grow.
The “we” in Sherwood Marketing
starts with me, Charles Wicker. You are hiring my brain to conceive,
create, and collaborate with you in finding a solution. When additional
depth is needed for a particular project, we have a resource network
of specialists who can be added to the solutions team. These expert
professionals are like the roots of a tree; they provide the diversity
of food, water, air and minerals which come together to help your
· Artists & illustrators
· Advertising agencies
· PR firms
· Financial counselors
· Legal experts
· HR professionals
· Career coaches
· Production managers
· Web designers and
You have been reading about Sherwood Marketing.
Sherwood Publishing is also based here; their objective is the writing
and publishing of research books. Together, we form the Sherwood
Farm Group (sounds like a huge conglomerate; no corporate jet, though
we do have a small Cessna).
Sherwood Farm Group Headquarters
we really are based at an old farm, in Rensselaer County of upstate
NY. Our early relative, Steven Sherwood, started this when he came
back from the Revolutionary War in 1784; he now rests out back,
in the wooded
We named the
property (and the business) in honor of him.
It’s an inspiring place. Our current
crops include the growing of fresh ideas and green profits.
· Over 30 years of business experience as director, VP, partner or owner
· MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
· Inventor and patent holder
· Creator of hundreds of successful business, marketing, and new product
· Realistic business manager who has implemented hundreds of real world
· Enjoys team building and bringing out the best in people.
· Might be seen wearing: BizCasual, Blue pinstripes, Jeans, Pilot
flightsuit, Skydiving jumpsuit, Fireman’s turnout, Racing Nomex. (Done
it all and still here to talk about it!).
Driving Force: inventing new ideas that are so attractive that price is not an