Gary Austin Witt, Ph.D.
Marketing Psychology Group / Scottsdale
Dr. Witt has more than 25 years of experience in all areas of
marketing information design. He specializes in Internet Marketing,
helping businesses create effective e-commerce Web sites. He holds a
double doctorate from the University of Texas at Austin in Psychology
and in Communications. His decades of academic and professional work
have focused on the use of media to educate, influence, persuade and motivate.
He is the Managing Partner of the Marketing Psychology Group,
Inc. in Scottsdale, a marketing strategy company, where he serves
national and international clients. Previously he was a partner at
Rossi Partners, ranked as one of the Top Ten marketing and public
relations firms in the Valley for over ten years.
He is the author of two new business books:
He has just completed a new self-help book for small, home-based and
Internet businesses, Marketing Methods That
Really Work, as well as numerous articles on the design of
Dr. Witt is an Adjunct Professor of Marketing at Western
International University, a nationally-ranked executive
continuing-education business school, teaching graduate courses in
Buyer Behavior, Internet Marketing, Public Relations, and Marketing Strategy.
He was the Director of Communications and Research for the
Texas Attorney General, where he won numerous national awards for
public relations campaigns featuring over 30 top celebrities in
music, film and television. He has also worked as a television news
director and anchorman. He has won over twenty national awards for
his television productions for PBS, including the singular honor of
having one popular history series voted by teachers into the School
Television Hall of Fame.
Dr. Witt is a member of the Society for Consumer Psychology,
American Psychological Association, the International Association of
Business Communicators, and the Arizona World Trade Association. He
is a board member and chairs the PR Committee of the Arizona chapter
of Prevent Blindness America.