Rita Toth, North & Central Regional Director, manages the region's team of business advisors and advises clients. She enjoys working with SBDC clients, helping them to identify new approaches to business plans, manufacturing, funding sources, management practices, tailored communication plans, and sales strategies.
An entrepreneur, international marketing expert and product specialist, Rita has over 13 years of experience developing award-winning initiatives with local & Fortune 500 companies and startups in Europe and the United States. Her background in business management and marketing communication helped her efforts with companies like Procter & Gamble and Publicis Group gain national attention and success. She has worked with brands such as L’Oreal, HP, Lego, TEVA, Pampers, Tampax, as well as her own startups, 7Field Ad Agency and SkinGreat, LLC.
Rita is a strong proponent of building relevant industry relationships and enjoys helping others connect. An experienced public speaker, she has a passion for women-led and owned businesses.
She graduated from Harvard University Extension School with a Master’s in Management, holds a BA in Marketing from Oxford Brookes University and a BA in Business from the International Business School of Budapest. Rita lives in Laconia with her family and enjoys all of the outdoor activities that the area has to offer.