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Hi. I’m Marvin, an entrepreneur, marketer, investor and an unshakeable optimist. I’m here to help.

I’m a full-stack marketer at Jade Orchard, a digital marketing agency in the San Francisco Bay Area. We grow brands in the cannabis, tech, retail, food, wine, and medical space.

With over 300 successful partnerships, Jade Orchard works with startups, Fortune 500 companies, private institutions, government organizations, and more. Some of our well-known clients include CK Mondavi & Family, EA Sports, Center of Adolescent Studies, Institute of Technology, Newmark Cornish & Carey, and Ben & Jerry’s.

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Follow The Yellow Brick Road

A quick glance on how I got here. I didn’t just wake up like this (a la Beyonce)

Make it, so you don’t have to fake it.

#Workflow (PRESENT)

A digital marketing agency in Oakland, CA.

// Share wisdom with companies of all sizes

Marvin Fontanilla – SF Bay Area Entrepreneur

#SideHustle (ACQUIRED)

A catering service in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Orange County. See Details

// Turned past experiences into a fruitful venture

Marvin Fontanilla – SF Bay Area Entrepreneur

#SideHustle (FAILED)

A frozen dessert shop in Fresno and Modesto. See Video

// Progress is sometimes disguised as failure

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Everything That’s On My Mind

Industry insights, marketing strategies, and random things I like.