He worked for his first direct sales company two days a week while still in college (late nineties), packing shipments in their warehouse from 5 until midnight. He began at the entry level of the marketing department at AdvoCare, International in 2002, rising to the position of marketing manager before he left in 2007. In 2009, he joined Mannatech as Sr. Director of Global Online Solutions. He was then promoted to Vice President of Global Marketing in 2011.
During those years working for direct selling companies, Brett had the privilege of supporting and leading just about every type of project within the marketing, communication and sales space. His led efforts in creative, product marketing, communications, publicity and PR, social media, search engine optimization, events, retention, recognition and more. He’s worked on the International level, and for both private and public companies.
Brett Duncan has also served as the Chairman of the Communications Committee for the Direct Selling Education Foundation since 2011. He’s passionate about seeing the direct sales industry flourish.
For many years, Brett’s vision was to create a business that helps direct sales companies energize their ideas. IdeaDrenaline, LLC was formed in March 2014 to fulfill that vision. IdeaDrenaline is built specifically to help direct sales companies make their ideas happen, and happen faster. It’s about energizing your ideas with the insights and expertise to construct the right plan, build the right team and execute with excellence.
Brett lives in Flower Mound, Texas, with his wife of almost ten years and his five-year-old son. He was born and raised in Kentucky, and came to Dallas to play college baseball at Dallas Baptist University. He enjoys playing guitar as part of his church’s worship ministry, and enjoys just about every kind of sport.
You can also watch his “Move the Box” presentation from an Ignite event in 2010.