a note from our Founder
David G. Howell
Managing Partner - Founder
Dave guides brands in all aspects of brand and intellectual property protection. From creation to completion, Dave teaches brands how to build a brand protection programs that save millions of dollars annually.
Sales, Marketing & Education - Partner
For the past 20 years, Maurice has led initiatives in leadership, employee, and organizational development.
Joe provides brands, sellers, distributors, and manufacturers with legal information to create, repair, and maintain brand-management systems.
Brand Protection & Investigation
Denise has 20 years of investigation, brand management and intellectual property experience encompassing both online and “boots on the ground” strategies.
Claudia manages billing, accounting, and other finance needs, specifically working to help keep costs down for our clients.
Summer manages communications between H&A personnel and H&A clients. Summer coordinates consultations, symposia, training programs, marketing and outreach programs, and general customer service tasks to get the right member of the H&A team meeting the varied needs of customers and clients in a timely and efficient manner.
Brandy O. serves as a client point of contact for investigations, enforcement and learning initiatives. She is an avid eCommerce consumer and committed to ensuring brand integrity and channel compliance.
Derek has lived the online-selling lifestyle in its entirety. Specializing in 3rd-party seller removal and MAP policy enforcement, Derek has a passion to see brands take back control of the Amazon marketplace.
Joe is a lifestyle entrepreneur that lives and breathes e-commerce, especially on Amazon, and helping other businesses turn Amazon into a channel of strength for their brand. His main focus is helping businesses develop strategies for protecting their brand on Amazon.