Susan Watkins


Marketing Communications

Writing & Editing

Susan Watkins is at once a seasoned marketing strategist, creative director, account executive, copywriter, designer, and production manager who specializes in helping companies market themselves creatively, efficiently, and effectively—in print and online.



Prior to starting Periapt Consulting in 2009, Susan ran her own successful marketing consulting business named Creative Communications Solutions, founded in 1999. Before that, she served as director of marketing communications for Saunders Hotel Group, Boston.

Today, Susan puts her extensive marketing experience to work for clients in a wide variety of industries, including travel & tourism, recreation & entertainment, art & design, urban planning, high tech, healthcare, financial planning, and research & development.

An entrepreneur herself, Susan is particularly interested in assisting small business owners to develop a presence in the marketplace with professionally prepared, image enhancing print and online materials designed to brand their business and/or product(s).

Susan’s areas of expertise include marketing strategy, corporate branding, logo design, advertising, marketing collateral, newsletters/direct mail, web site design/writing, product promotion, specialty items, and much more. She prides herself on providing unparalleled customer service, keeping her client list small and striving to exceed her clients’ expectations on every project. Her ultimate goal is to develop long-term, mutually rewarding relationships with each of her valued clients.