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Headquartered in San Diego, California, Sick Consulting is a nationally recognized, innovative management consulting firm specializing in strategic marketing, advertising and business development.


Michael Sick has worked with clients across the United States, Europe, Australia, Asia, the Middle East and South America. A long time observer of consumer behavior, Michael Sick brings a vast amount of experience to the task of building brands and businesses for clients.  Having worked for agencies on the Jack In The Box and Kentucky Fried Chicken accounts, Mike also brings significant senior client side experience in the restaurant industry with brands like Arby’s, Burger King, Jack In the Box, Pizza Hut and others. Mike has been involved with hundreds of new product launches including the Pan Pizza at Pizza Hut, Grilled Sourdough at Jack In The Box and Market Fresh at Arby’s. Mike knows first hand that new products are the growth engines for most companies.

The highly competitive restaurant industry honed Mike’s keen understanding of competitive strategy and he has applied his insight with great success for many other brands in a diverse set of industries including Pearle Vision, Coca Cola, Comp USA, PetCo and companies involved with software, wireless, entertainment and electronics.

Mike brings a unique perspective demographically having lived on the east coast, the west coast and in Texas.  He also has done extensive research into the buying habits and preferences of young people being the father of four and a growing number of grand children.

In his free time, Mike is a black diamond skier, an underwater hockey player, a BBQ chef and a writer of fiction. View Linked-In profile and join Mike's Network.

"I love working with people like Mike- always on time and easy to work with." Laurel Hubred, US Army Reserve


Jaclyn (Sick) Ream (associate consultant) is a Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Alumni with a degree in Business Administration and a concentration in marketing. Her senior project involved running a non-profit organization (Cal Poly Wheelchair Foundation) with a group of students to fund raise and educate the community about a worldwide need. She has since been working to launch a new product in the action sports industry and assisting with consulting projects in a variety of industries. She has gained experience in marketing research and implementation, public relations, web development, communications, social network and email marketing, product management, and promotions.  Jaclyn has also worked with companies in eyewear, event planning and the ski resort industry.

Jaclyn has traveled all over the world and loves the adventure of change and trying new things. She hopes to run a non-profit organization in the future and help strengthen communities. In her free time she mentors youth, volunteers, dances, hikes and explores the outdoors. View Jaclyn's Linked-In profile and join her network.


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