CJ Maurer

CJ is a veteran content strategist and inbound marketer. After a decade in the marketing industry on both the client and agency side, he founded The Gist in 2019. CJ lives in Buffalo, N.Y. with his wife, Lindsay, and two children, Riley and Luke.

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Eric Fisher and Consciousness, Societal Expectations and Silicon Valley

CJ sat down with Eric Fisher. Eric and CJ grew up together in Newtown, Connecticut and have...

Sean Lewis and Buffalo, Apprenticeships and Entrepreneurship

CJ sat down with Sean Lewis. Sean is the President of SLC Advisory Group in Buffalo, New York....

Emily Hart and Remote Work, Local Manufacturing and Riding Horses

CJ sat down with Emily Hart. Emily is the Director of Business Development at Seating, Inc., a...

Kevin Kerl and Innovation, Change, Remote Work & Hiring

CJ sat down with Kevin Kerl. Kevin is the CEO of SelectOne, a professional recruiting firm...

Chris Ekimoff and Accounting, Courtroom Testimonies and Content

CJ sat down with longtime friend and former college roommate and teammate Chris Ekimoff. Chris...

Neil Carroll and Improving Your Remote Video Production Quality

Neil Carroll runs a video production and marketing firm called Vidwheel. Because they're no...

Kevin Heffernan, Rise Collaborative and the Queen City Quarantine Concert

Kevin Heffernan is a co-founder and managing director at Rise Collaborative, a news and...

Joe Peluso, House Projects, Creativity, Music and Self-Fulfillment

Joe Peluso is the Marketing Coordinator at Complete Payroll. He's also a colleague and a close...

Brian Grunert, Forced Evolution, Politics and American Exceptionalism

Brian Grunert is the founder and partner at White Bicycle, a branding and design studio based in...

Chatting with Jason Jurewicz About Video & Creativity

Jason Jurewicz is the Principal at Brand Landers, a Buffalo-based company that specializes in...