Douglas Elbinger

Managing Partner
Elbinger Media LLC

Douglas Elbinger

Douglas Elbinger

Douglas Elbinger, a native Detroiter, is a business professional with an extensive record of achievement in driving sales and profitability through a focus on marketing, public relations, team building, and exceptional customer service.

His career began as a photojournalist. While still in high school Doug photographed The Beatles on stage with them during their August 1966 concert in Detroit.  Since then Doug has traveled the world seeking interesting people, places, and ideas. Highlights from his early photo-journalism career include Robert F Kennedy’s presidential campaign and the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968. For over forty years Elbingers’ work has appeared in countless books, magazines, newspapers, annual reports, album covers, trade journals, catalogs, and web sites. For years, artists, models, politicians, businesspeople, and families everywhere have counted on Doug to “put them in a good light”.

Over the years, as media technology has changed, his business interests have evolved from photography to include graphic design, publishing, video production, marketing and media relations. “My core capability revolves around creating and executing, initiatives on all media platforms for marketing, product development, customer experience, and media relations, explains Doug in a recent interview.

Elbinger is hands on in media production, “In the last several years I have focused my efforts in the solar energy and energy conservation spaces”, says Doug, who is also is a co-founder of Greenlancer.com, a cloud-based solar design service that is one of the Quicken Loans family of companies based in Detroit, Michigan. More recently, he has become an advocate for PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing and partnered with Newman Consulting Group LLC, an internationally recognized team of experts in commercial and industrial energy management systems.”

Douglas Elbinger in on the board of the non-profit Grass Roots Environment Action Team (GREAT) and in 2016, Doug was named Director of the Michigan Sustainable Living Summit by the Michigan Renewable Energy Association (GLREA).