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Nourish your business’s growth potential with
Big Tomato Marketing

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About Us

At Big Tomato Marketing, we’re passionate about helping small businesses thrive. Founded by Michelle Padilla, our mission is to provide affordable marketing solutions while empowering working mothers like Michelle to pursue their passions. With a focus on growth and balance, we cultivate success for businesses across North Carolina and surrounding areas.

Our purpose in building Big Tomato Marketing was to bring tried and true corporate strategies to local businesses. Big or small, everyone has a right to thrive.

We proudly serve a diverse range of clients, including small businesses, non-profits, and SMB’s. Whether you’re a local mom-and-pop shop or a growing nonprofit, we’re here to support your journey to success. Let’s grow together!

Strategic Solutions

Cultivate success with a customized marketing plan. Plant the seeds of growth through expert consulting. Nurture your brand identity for flourishing results.

Content Creation

Fuel your marketing efforts with compelling content. From blog posts to email campaigns, captivate your audience and drive results.


Digital Presence

Establish a commanding online presence that resonates. From sleek websites to engaging social media, we’ll help you stand out and make a lasting impact in the digital landscape.

Visibility & Reach

Boost your visibility and expand your reach. Dominate search engines with our SEO expertise and captivating design solutions.

Companies We Serve


Proven Processes

At Big Tomato Marketing, success begins with strategy. We onboard every client with a meticulous approach, crafting a roadmap for success that guides them through three stages: Crawl, Walk, and Run. Whether you’re a small startup or a growing enterprise, our tailored plans ensure results at every step of your journey.

We believe in transparency and accountability. That’s why every client, regardless of size, receives a results-driven plan. We set and analyze Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to measure progress and optimize strategies for maximum impact. Our commitment to education ensures that you understand every aspect of your marketing journey.

We’re not just about delivering results; we’re about empowering you to thrive. Our holistic approach combines strategic planning, KPI tracking, and ongoing education to nurture your growth like a well-tended garden. Let’s cultivate success together and watch your business grow.



Onboarding and Strategy Development: we cultivate a customized plan, define clear goals, set KPIs, and proactively address challenges to lay the groundwork for success.



Deliverables and Progress: Initiate the Walk phase where we execute deliverables essential to achieving our goals and KPIs. With a focus on progress, we move forward purposefully towards success.



Analysis and Expansion: Transition to the Run phase as we analyze results achieved during the Walk phase. With our goals in mind, we enhance our strategy and expand our efforts to propel your business to new heights.

Unlock Your Marketing Potential with Our Free Guide

Discover the essential strategies and tools you need to create a winning marketing plan. Our comprehensive guide will help you set clear objectives, understand your audience, and craft compelling campaigns that drive results. Get started today and take your marketing to the next level!

“Starting a nonprofit is no easy task. It has been years of dedication and hard work to get to a point where we felt like we had a valuable message to deliver to the world. Big Tomato Marketing has been a huge blessing in our life and a godsend. Working with Danielle has been such a relief to have the much needed help to spread the love and knowledge we have gained over the last 6 years. We are so excited for the reach and the impact that we believe we can have on the world all with the help of working with Danielle and Big Tomato Marketing.”

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