Learn How to Use the Power of Nice in Small Business on StartupNation Radio March 17


Birmingham, MI -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/15/2007 --Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval, authors of “The Power of Nice: How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness,” to offer marketing expertise

Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval, authors of The Power of Nice: How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness, a national bestseller available at, to offer advertising expertise on StartupNation Radio.

Linda Kaplan Thaler is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Creative Officer of The Kaplan Thaler Group (KTG). She is responsible for some of the most touching, relevant and famous commercials during her 25 years in the advertising and entertainment business.

Thaler wrote such campaign jingles as "I Don't Wanna Grow Up, I'm a Toys 'R' Us Kid," "Kodak Moments" and "The Heart of Communication" (Bell Atlantic), and of her 13 Clio Awards, two were for Best Original Music and Lyrics. Recently, she was host of the new Oxygen TV series, Making It Big.

KTG President and founding member Robin Koval is responsible for the general management of the agency, including client services, strategic development, new business and KTG's Buzz unit. She helped the agency grow from a fledgling startup to a powerhouse with $1 billion in billings. With Thaler, Koval also co-wrote BANG! Getting Your Message Heard in a Noisy World, is a member of the YWCA's Academy of Women Achievers, serves on the board of the Westchester Arts Council and is an adjunct professor at New York University.

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