Meet the Hosts
Brian and Laura met in 2016 in Houston, TX and have been friends and networking partners ever since. They both are passionate about marketing and sales for small business.
Co-Hosts Laura Kamrath and Brian Gendron
We hope we can impact your business success!
President & CEO, NocserV IT Department in the Cloud
A young, energetic leader with a demonstrated history of building teams and developing people obsessed with Making a lasting impact on the world and legacy. Over twelve years of experience in the information technology industry with a proven history of complete IT solution delivery to enterprise businesses. With his IT Consulting firm NocserV, Brian leverages his expertise from years of working with enterprise clients to make a big difference in the results of small to mid-sized clients as their strategic advisor.
In addition to running NocserV, Brian is very active in the Houston community serving on the board of directors for Playworks Texas where he is co-chair of the 2018 annual Get In the Game Gala. He is the president of the Casa de Esperanza Young Professionals Board. Brian volunteers as the Marketing Manager for Saint Basil Coffee.Brian is the marketing committee chair and technology committee chair for the Kiwanis Club of Houston. He is a Toastmaster Competent Communicator and currently serves as the Vice President of Public Relations for Toastmasters International Talking Bull Club 8607. He is an instructor at the University of Houston Texas Gulf Coast Small Business Development Network center.
Brian co-created and co-hosts a podcast and video blog called “Big Ideas Small Business” that is recorded live at Rice University on Tuesday’s at 3:30 PM. Brian participates in several networking groups including the Arise Breakfast Young Professionals, Houston West Chamber of Commerce, L.E.A.D, West Houston Young Professionals (WHYP) and a golf networking group called “The Deal Makers” (TDM.) Brian is a managing member of H-Town Lacrosse men’s lacrosse.
Brian is married to Dr. Alayna Pagnani-Gendron since 2012, and they have one son, Thomas born in 2015. They are Parishioners at Saint Anne’s Catholic Church.
President & CEO, Zebra Marketing Solutions
Laura Kamrath is President of Zebra Marketing Solutions. She helps small businesses, coaches, consultants and entrepreneurs to get more leads and convert more sales so that they can make more money! Laura is a marketing strategist, an expert in marketing automation and a certified partner in Infusionsoft. She is passionate about helping others achieve new levels of success through website design, social media strategy and implementation, email marketing, copywriting and content generation, online advertising, “sales funnels” and marketing automation.
She received a BA degree from Mount Holyoke College in western Massachusetts, the oldest women’s college in America, and an MBA with a focus in Marketing from Rice Business.
Laura’s background includes spearheading a large-scale Strategic Marketing Campaign for INEXS, resulting in 50% growth the following year, and managing the marketing needs for RPS, USA. Laura also served as VP Business Development, North America for London-based OPC.
Through effective marketing, she has raised more than $45,000 over 9 years of riding the MS 150 charity bike ride from Houston to Austin and more than $3500 in each of the 6 years she served on the Houston rodeo committee.
Laura was born in New Jersey, and also grew up in England and Houston. She spends her free time traveling, running, cycling and enjoying the outdoors.
Like us to Speak at Your Event?
Brian and Laura enjoy doing guest appearances at events all over the country. Let us know if you would like us to be a part of your next event!