• Facebook Application

    Daisy Brand is a fourth-generation, family-owned business that prides itself on producing high-quality dairy products that offer a good value to its customers.

  • Order Management System

    Pieology prides itself on providing the best tasting, healthiest kustom pizza in the world. Using only the freshest ingredients, Pieology provides smoking hot pizzas in under 5 minutes.

  • iOS Application

    Talkmondo provides speech recognition and language-related technology for a variety of global markets and end users.

  • iPhone/iPad Application

    DocStoc hosts the best quality and widest selection of professional documents (over 20 million) and resources including expert videos, articles and productivity tools to make every small business better.

  • iOS/Android Application

    The Taste of Orange County is Southern California's premiere food, wine and entertainment festival showcasing OC's burgeoning and dynamic culinary scene.

  • iOS/Android Application

    Money Mailer delivers savings every day and is recognized as a leader in the direct marketing industry reaching millions of homes with local retail coupons through the iPhone, iPad and Android apps.

  • HTML5 Canvas Game

    BringIt provides a simple, easy-to-integrate Virtual Currency Casino/Arcade that benefits game publishers, brands, and media websites.

  • iOS/Android Application

    Kraft Foods Group, Inc. is one of North America's largest consumer packaged food and beverage companies, with annual revenues of more than $18 billion.

  • SAAS Application

    dwellingLIVE provides a fully unified web-based platform that seamlessly blends visitor management, access control, community website, mobile tour and high rise management software modules into a single integrate solution.

  • Facebook Application

    JCPenney is one of America's leading retailers, operating 1,101 department stores throughout the US. JCP teen is the "hub" for teens, allowing them to connect with each other, create their own looks and explore JCPenney's style offerings through a digital runway experience that highlights several head-to-toe styles for young men and junior's.

/// Executive Bio

Equal parts business strategist, digital media expert and new business rainmaker, Michael Duarte is an accomplished senior digital marketing executive with over 20 years experience in crafting interactive, web and mobile experiences that address the digitally connected lifestyles of today's consumer. His digital thought leadership has enabled him to successfully drive business expansion for his clients by offering creative strategies and engaging communications programs with an attention to high-impact, high-value tactics.

The experiences he helps shape solve business problems and often include both front-end and back-end solutions.

/// Engagement Strategy

Michael takes great pride in delivering outstanding products and services to his clients. At the beginning of every engagement, a great deal of effort goes into research, planning and architecting to ensure that all relevant business objectives are identified and accounted for during the implementation phases.

During this discovery process, a thorough review and analysis of the client's audience, business strategy, branding, creative and technical objectives are undertaken. The goal is to review all the collected data and dialogues and to collaboratively determine the key insights that will provide the highest level of motivation and consumer engagement.

This strategic approach serves as the necessary springboard that will steer a successful digital marketing program.

/// Digital Marketing

I consult with organizational leaders to help strategize and develop digital initiatives to engage, influence and build better relationships with their customers, prospects and partners.

Services include:

  •   Responsive Design
  •   Custom Web Applications
  •   iOS App Development
  •   Android App Development
  •   Facebook Applications
  •   Word Press Development
  •   PHP/MYSQL Development
  •   HTML5 App Development
  •   Commerce Development
  •   SAAS App Development
  •   2D/3D Animation
  •   Rich Media Development
  •   Email Marketing
  •   Video Marketing

/// Outsourced Digital CMO

You may need specialized marketing support or a strategic advisor collaborating with you to manage the development and implementation of a digital communications plan for your organization.

Services include:

 Digital Marketing Strategy Development & Implementation
 Content Development & Strategy
 Digital Branding & Online Reputation Management
 Campaign Development & Management

/// Digital Brand Experience

Commissioned by many of the nation's top advertising, public relations, and interactive agencies, I have had the privilege of working alongside some of the most innovative and recognized brands in the world.

  •    Daisy Brands
  •    BG Foods
  •    DocStoc, Inc.
  •    World Vision
  •    Taste of OC
  •    OpenDoors USA
  •    MoneyMailer
  •    Abbott Labs
  •    Valeant Pharma
  •    Dwelling LIVE
  •    Adidas
  •    AZ Jeans
  •    Nike Women
  •    Boost Up
  •    Kraft Foods
  •    Bausch & Lomb
  •    Roland
  •    Sony
  •    Toshiba
  •    GNC


  •    Hyundai
  •    Jaguar
  •    Mazda
  •    Sony
  •    LandRover
  •    Lincoln/Mercury
  •    Scion
  •    Toyota
  •    Lexus
  •    Panasonic
  •    Qualcomm
  •    Yamaha
  •    Cuisinart
  •    Ericsson
  •    Cambell Soup Brands
  •    Samsung
  •    Swarovski Optik
  •    Fujitsu
  •    Microsoft
  •    Cleveland Golf
  •    Greyhound
  •    Viewsonic
  •    Disney Stores
  •    Kia Motors
  •    Goldstar (now LG)
  •    Hallmark Channel
  •    Buena Vista TV
  •    20th Century Fox
  •    Country Music TV
  •    Golden Boy Promotions

/// Resume

From 1992 to 1994, Michael served as the Director of Marketing for CD-Interactive: an international interactive media company focused on the development of educational CD-ROM games for children.

In partnership with Sony, Philips, and LG Group, Michael was instrumental in promoting and bringing to market some of the first consumer interactive children's software games produced in the U.S. and abroad.


From 1994 to 1996, Michael served as the Director of Interactive Media for Advanced Media Corp., designing and architecting Point-of-Information and Point-of-Sale kiosk systems for clients like General Nutrition Centers, Kia Motors, Country Music Television, and Lexus. Michael also worked with many independent studios such as Buena Vista Television and Hallmark Entertainment to produce interactive video content for NAPTE, a global, non-profit organization dedicated to the creation, development and distribution of televised programming.


Michael founded NetMedia Communications Group in 1996, a full service interactive marketing agency. During its ten year history, NetMedia helped numerous dotcoms as well as fortune 100 and 500 companies navigate from the traditional brick-n-mortar world into the online space. Michael's global brand experience includes the likes of Microsoft, Toshiba, Fujitsu, Scion, Mazda, Lincoln/Mercury, LandRover, and Ericsson.