Hello. I'm Dominic.

Hi! I’m Dominic Banguis, I’m an Entrepreneur, SaaS Startups & E-commerce Growth Marketer, and Startup Marketing Mentor. I’m a Hootsuite Brand Ambassador for Asia. I am also the Co-Creator of the Product / Market Fit Canvas.

I am the Founder of GrowthBoxx, a fully remote growth marketing agency that helps early-stage startups with a complete outsourced marketing team to get their company running at a fraction of the cost.

I am also Marketing Mentor with FasterCapital, a startup accelerator based in Dubai. I provide startup marketing and growth guidance to early-stage startup founders and pre-seed entrepreneurs.

Over the last 12 years, I've worked with global startup founders, entrepreneurs, online startups, marketing agencies and e-commerce businesses to stand out and make a difference in their respective industries and achieve their growth goals and accelerate their companies to the next level.

I specialize in Full Stack Digital Marketing such as Marketing Strategy, SEO, PPC, Social Media, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Public Relations, Business Development, Marketing Automation, Copywriting, Analytics and Growth Hacking (using the AARRR Method).

Educational Background: 

Said Business School, University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford Digital Marketing: Disruptive Strategy Programme

F.C. Barcelona - Barca Innovation Hub Universitas, Barcelona, Spain

Professional Diploma in Sports Communication and Fan Engagement

Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, United Kingdom

Master of Science in Marketing

Founder Institute - Silicon Valley Business Incubator 

Entrepreneurship Studies - Program Participant

De La Salle University, Canlubang, Philippines

AB in Communication Arts

Certifications: 

Agile Project Management

Scrum Fundamentals Certified

Data and Analytics

Advanced Google Analytics
Google Analytics for Beginners
Google Analytics Individual Qualification Google Analytics for Power Users

Search Engine Optimization

Technical SEM - SemRush SEO Toolkit - SemRush
SEO Fundamentals - SEMRush

Content Marketing

Hubspot Content Marketing Certified Inbound Marketing Certified
Hubspot Inbound Certified
Content Marketing ToolKit - SEMRush

Social Media Marketing

Certificate - MarketMotive Practitioner in Facebook Marketing

Dashboard Analytics and Reporting

Klipfolio Certified Expert

Behavioural Therapy

Certified Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Practitioner - Achology

 

Career Highlights:

  • Co-created the Product / Market Fit Canvas to assist Startups and Entrepreneurs with a framework to test and validate their hypotheses and assumptions. 

  • Led branding and marketing efforts for Kalysys, an Australian startup, that saw an increase in inbound traffic, leads, and total marketing reach by 50% on a monthly basis. 

  • Advised 22 startup mentors on Product Market Fit and Growth Marketing to leverage online digital channels for customer acquisition, activation, retention. 

  • Created and implemented a full-stack e-commerce digital marketing growth engine for Renaud Air, a multinational e-commerce company based in Hong Kong, that produced an increase of online traffic, conversion, and monthly sales from $35,000 to $200,000 in a month’s time.  

  • Engineered a 250% online sales growth within 30 days by focusing on weekly conversion optimization, a/b testing, and email marketing without any increased marketing spending. 

  • Represented the Hootsuite brand in social media workshops and seminars for entrepreneurs and small businesses in the Philippines, Singapore, and Hong Kong. 

  • Increased number of customers by 1000 via lead generation activities in a 5 month period for a  CoachTube, US-based startup.  Improved marketplace retention by 50%

  • Conducted Search Engine Optimization campaigns that improved organic inbound traffic by 55% within 3 months. 

  • Business Development - Connected with 1000 startup incubators and accelerators in the Asia Pacific region and Australia. Introduced GrowthHacker.TV for startup founders and developers. 

  • Managed SEO and Social Media that increased and drove traffic by 75% from targeted customer segments.

  • Led the crowdfunding marketing team that helped raise US$156,106 to kickstart Sherlybox production. 

  • Used growth hacks to increase sign-ups by 1500 and visibility for Sherlybox Beta.

  • Part of the launch marketing team for Justin Mare's and Gabriel Weinberg's book - Traction. 

  • Created an online community to increase online exposure to target audience


Besides being a Marketer, I also have proficient technical skills in HTML, CSS, SQL, Php. I have also developed and managed websites using platforms such as Wix, WordPress, Volusion, Shopify, WooCommerce.