Sharon Center, OH
O: 330.952.1054 M: 440.214.0666
Our mission is twofold:
MapForward Digital is a Facebook-first marketing agency offering a full suite of campaign management, creative, content and consulting services exclusively on Facebook, Instagram, Facebook Messenger, Facebook Marketplace, WhatsApp & Audience Network platforms. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, the MapForward Digital team has 50 years of global marketing experience spanning a wide range of B2B / B2C companies & industries.
Eric Stasiowski, Co-Founder & President
Eric's career spans 25 years in marketing, communications, digital strategy, eCommerce & brand management. Prior to establishing MapForward Digital, Eric worked for global industry leaders The Timken Company, Akzo Nobel, PPG Industries & Swagelok Company. He co-founded the non-profit Lancaster Young Professionals & held volunteer leadership positions for many community & civic organizations, including the Boy Scouts of America, the Highland Foundation, the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival & Main Street Medina Association. He also frequently mentors for SCORE, the small business non-profit and is part of the Pecchia Communications team. Eric is an Eagle Scout.
He earned degrees at Ithaca College (BS-Communications) and Penn State University (MBA). In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, rooting for Boston's professional sports teams as well as running & playing tennis.
Larry Herbert, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer
Larry's creative career started 25 years ago with an emphasis in marketing, advertising & brand building. Prior to co-founding MapForward Digital, Larry worked for Fortune 500 companies; Signet Jewelers (Kay, Jared, JBR) & The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company where he started the company's only creative team. He has supported clients worldwide with art direction, creative & publication design. Some of his creative awards include: Addy Award Silver Medal, International Automotive Media Conference Bronze Award, ASBPE (American Society of Business Publication Editors) Silver & PIANO (Print Industries Association of Northeastern Ohio) Gold Award.
He earned his degree at Kent State University (BA-Visual Communication Design). In his spare time, he’s supporting his kids at sports events, riding one of his vintage motorcycles, snowboarding with his family, tackling a home remodeling project or watching the Browns try to win a game. He’s been coaching wrestling & football for the past ten years & is an active member of Indian Guides with his sons where he has held leadership roles & helped the father/son group grow.