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Experience - Linda Rink

With over 25 years’ practical marketing and new product experience in a wide range of consumer and service industries, Linda Rink brings seasoned business insight to every project.

A Wharton graduate, she combines analytical capabilities with the practical "client-side" experience gained from corporate marketers such as Quaker Oats Company, Joseph E. Seagram and Hunt Corporation.

During her career she has launched products as diverse as dog foods, wine coolers, Scotch whisky, frozen entrees, staplers and pencil sharpeners.  In the business-to-business arena, she was instrumental in growing Amtrak’s transportation consulting services into a $180 million business.

Her professional affiliations include the Association of Independent Information Professionals, and Center City Proprietors Association in Philadelphia, where she is a past Board member.

Ms. Rink earned her MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.   Her undergraduate degree is from Harvard University, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa.

About RINK Consulting

Founded by Linda Rink, RINK Consulting provides strategic research and consulting services for both the consumer and business-to-business sectors.   Its capabilities include:

  • Primary marketing research (executive interviews, surveys, focus groups).

  • Competitive information and analysis

  • Industry assessments and market summaries.

  • Business development:  identifying prospects, mailing lists.

  • Business plan and marketing plan development.

  • Store checks, product purchases, mystery shopping.

  • Strategic marketing consulting.

RINK Consulting's diverse client base includes professional services firms, manufacturers, health care agencies and non-profits.


Business Research
Product Development
Product Positioning
Project Management
Business Writing
Contact Us

RINK Consulting
1420 Locust St., Suite 31N
Philadelphia, PA 19102

e-mail: lrink@LindaRink.com