Member of Month-October Brandon Eley

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October 2018: Member of Month

Brandon Eley, CC, ALB

Spotlight – Each month the District recognizes a member for outstanding accomplishments in earning educational awards, in marketing their club or serving above and beyond what is expected

Brandon Eley, is the new Club President of LaGrange Toastmasters. He had 4 officers trained at TLI, earned his ALB and is overcoming challenges from the past club administration. He is doing a good job of marketing and promoting the club.

Brandon is an e-commerce entrepreneur, author, consultant, and professional speaker. Brandon has almost 20 years of experience in online marketing and e-commerce from both the perspective of an e-commerce retailer and that of a consultant.

He is the founder and president of, online retailer of large men’s shoes. Founded in 1999, is a market leader in it’s niche of men’s large size shoes. 

He is also the owner of Brandon Eley Consulting, a marketing consulting firm specializing in e-commerce, online marketing, and website development. As an e-commerce entrepreneur, Brandon has experienced the growing pains of starting an e-commerce venture, from Google penalties to growth hacking to conversion rate optimization. 

Brandon is the co-author of “Online Marketing Inside Out,” published by SitePoint/O’Reilly in 2009, and has spoken about online marketing and e-commerce at conferences and organizations all over the country and internationally.

11 Responses

  1. Gregory Palmer
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    Congratulations Brandon on being selected as our Member Spotlight for November! We are looking forward to celebrating your club becoming President’s Distinguished this year!

  2. Debbie Thompson
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    Brandon – CONGRATULATIONS! Thank you for using your skills to market, promote and support your Toastmaster club.

  3. Memi Wilson
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    Mr. President, YOU are OUTSTANDING! Congratulations on not just raising the bar but BEING THE BAR, so very proud of YOU!

  4. Rickey Releford
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    Hello Brandon, CONGRATULATIONS in this accomplishment. As a president of a once struggling club I understand what you will do to help and support the club. There’s plenty of support out there. District 14 is a great district to be a part of. Hopefully our paths will cross so I can meet and great another fighter in District 14. AGAIN CONGRATULATIONS!
    Rickey Releford of The Stammering Churchills

  5. Pam Koon
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    Congratulations, Brandon! Well deserved!

  6. Greg Smith
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    Brandon… You do such a good job. Any accolade is well deserved.


  7. Karmen McClain
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    Congratulations for breathing life into LaGrange Toastmasters. What a resume. I look forward to visiting your club as I am from LaGrange. Continued success to you and the members of LaGrange Toastmasters!

  8. Brandon Eley
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    Thank you, it’s an honor to be selected as the member of the month!

  9. Margaret C McDonald
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    Congratulations Brandon on your accomplishments and being “in the spotlight”. I look forward to being a part of the Toastmasters in LaGrange and know it’s going to be a great year with a caring team. Thank you for all you are doing to lift the LaGrange Chapter up.

  10. May McDaniel
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    Congratulations Brandon! You are doing a great job keeping this club moving ahead.

  11. Brenda Benjamin
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    Congratulations Brandon! We are so proud of the accomplishments you have made with the LaGrange Toastmasters club!

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