Managing Partner & Co-Founder
realistic is a creative agency focused on storytelling, brand awareness and growth. We do this through strategy, story and design. As Managing Partner, I’ve had the opportunity to work with each of our clients one-on-one, helping them implement best-in-class solutions resulting in 5-10x increase in engagement. My role encompasses everything from project management and client engagement to team leadership, sales, UX design, media production, marketing, design, research, and overall business strategy.
Key clients include: NIKE, Paralyzed Veterans of America, 5Five Fashion, Cannara Biotech, Urban Works Real Estate and the Pikes Peak Community Foundation.2018
Co-Founder & Host
Panelism is a show about the comics and graphic novels worth having on your shelf. Since it's launch, we've built a network of six shows and hundreds of episodes.2015
Co-Founder & Managing Partner
As the leader of SB, I managed a team serving over 300 clients across a variety of industries including entertainment, healthcare, B2B, D2C and nonprofit sectors. Our core services covered strategy, design, digital marketing, activations and web development.
Key clients include: The Colorado Nonprofit Association, Trim Healthy Mama, Ethos Veterinary Health, South Shore Insurance, Terri Clark and Reba McEntire.2008
Sr. Community Manager
At echo we laid the foundation for the digital music business today, from ticketing to online music subscriptions, merchandising and social media.
While in this position, I created brand advancement strategies and managed sponsorships and paid communities for superstar artists and record labels – doubling and tripling their online fan bases and revenue streams. I also coordinated a full transition of the digital marketing, fan engagement and ecommerce across multiple departments for the Professional Bull Riders organization.
Key clients include: Rascal Flatts, Kelly Clarkson, Dierks Bentley, Universal Music Group, Dreamworks Records, Professional Bull Riders2004
Director of New Media & Marketing
Lofton Creek Records
Lofton Creek was a forward-thinking, independent record label based in Nashville. Coming on board, I was able to develop innovative marketing and new media strategies for emerging artists. I also coordinated national sales campaigns and built the first LCR website.2003
Production Coordinator & Air Talent
In my first official gig in radio, I coordinated in-studio production for various programs on KELO AM and was on-air talent for news, weather and program announcements.2000
Working with everyone from large sports companies to A-list artists, healthcare, the cannabis industry, nonprofits, startups, B2B companies and consumer brands of all sizes, I’ve helped generate millions of dollars in sales, new consumer acquisitions and exposure.
My current focus is on creative advisory at all levels, helping my clients cut through the clutter of changing trends and technology to create meaningful engagement.
2014-2015 | studio HEFT
2007-2008 | Please Forward
2003 – 2005 | Compass Records
South Dakota Ambassadors of Excellence
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