Meet Nick Venturella: founder of Austism HR, creative strategist, and (first and foremost) a father. Nick Venturella (aka nv_marketing on Fiverr) is a creative business professional in the Madison, WI area—but first and foremost, he is a father. After his son was diagnosed with autism, he leveraged Fiverr to turn his business prowess into advocacy through his Autism HR website. Below he shares his incredible and inspiring story.
I’ve always been a creative individual. I have years of experience as a musician, writer, and visual artist. I’ve always had an entrepreneurial spirit and learned early on that the arts are crucial in marketing and promotion of one’s own creative expressions and/or any business’ brand.
I learned the basics of entrepreneurship and marketing as an independent musician back when I started out in 1994 as a teenage guitar player writing and recording my own songs. I had to figure out a way to write really great copy to accompany my graphics (often flyers/posters) in a way that supported my music/recordings, which I was promoting to land gigs, build a fanbase and earn an income. This progressed through high school and college.
That experience, coupled with my visual art degree, helped me get […]