Meet the Creatives
We have experts in website development, graphic design, copywriting, videography, photography, social media marketing, SEO, branding, email marketing, and more.
Expertise: graphic design, website design, branding
Bio: Cole is an experienced marketing designer creating sales flyers, catalogs, and packaging designs. As well, they have worked as a Creative and Technical Director overseeing content management and brand management, including layout and publication design. Cole loves working with excited business owners who are ready to elevate themselves and their businesses through targeted, unique marketing campaigns. Born and raised in Oregon’s beautiful Willamette Valley, Cole is nerdy about layout, design, and problem-solving.
Expertise: photography, videography
Bio: Christopher’s background is in journalism earning his degree from the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication. From portraits to candid event photography, his work has won him awards covering topics ranging from houselessness to Native American land rights. His journey began as a storyteller behind the pen that shifted into a passion for visual storytelling. Chris’ focus is now on capturing moments behind a lens that will last for a lifetime. Translating feelings into words from behind the camera is what he believes allows people to climb into a story and feel the emotions portrayed in an image.
Expertise: copywriting, copyediting
Bio: Rebecca graduated from Oregon State University in 2021 and holds a B.A. in English and a B.S. in Psychology. Since then, she has conducted market research for nonprofits, worked on campaigns for start-up eCommerce businesses, and created marketing materials for universities. Using her background of writing and study of the human mind, she enjoys contributing her creative juices toward creating content that resonates with people. She welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with other creative individuals to develop bright, new ideas. Currently working with the press team of a leadership office in the House of Representatives, she enjoys creating positive change through her work.
Expertise: Facebook ads, Google ads, SEO
Bio: Zeth is an experienced digital marketing strategist with a track record of success. He has worked with everyone from solopreneurs to fortune 500 companies, with a specialty in helping small businesses deploy revenue generating marketing campaigns without spending a fortune. He is certified in Facebook Ads and Google Ads, and is a Facebook Agency Partner and Google Ads Premier Partner. He is also certified in Search Engine Optimization (SEO), helping client websites achieve top local and national rankings.
Expertise: graphic design, branding, photography
Bio: Ari is a graphic designer and photographer based in Corvallis. A current graphic design major with a minor in photography at OSU, she specializes in simple, flat style logo designs and branding packages as well as portrait photography. Her accolades already include being a featured photographer in a magazine, winner of an international t-shirt design contest, and founding her own freelance business. With an Oregon Seal of Biliteracy in Spanish, Ari looks forward to helping small businesses and individuals develop or reimagine their brand image.
Expertise: videography, photography
Bio: A 34 year resident of Corvallis and OSU graduate, Scott has established roots in this community. Growing up in Alaska gave him a down-to-earth approachability and an attitude of “Yes, I can.” In fact, this attitude led him to building a 5 star resort in the Alaskan wilderness in 2005. Starting, growing, and selling multiple software businesses, Scott now runs his own business helping other businesses tell their story with quality video production. His work has been featured on the Discovery Channel, and has had multiple first places, people’s choice, and judges choices at the Oregon State Fair.
Expertise: Facebook ads, SEO, website development/coding
Bio: Munther is a marketing strategist within his own digital marketing business. Munther and his team live and breathe getting results for their partners. They understand the importance of good branding and how it can be achieved via your digital footprint; social media, content creation, SEO, website design, and advertising. His team of professional creatives, strategists, and marketers are committed to helping you grow your business. Their goal is simple: create an effective marketing strategy that will drive leads for businesses like yours so you can better connect with your potential customers.
Expertise: Facebook ads, Instagram ads, social media marketing
Bio: Over the last decade, Brittany has had the pleasure of working with countless small businesses to create and scale their online marketing efforts. She is a Meta Certified Digital Marketing Associate, a certification awarded from Facebook. Brittany’s favorite part about being a Facebook and Instagram Ads Strategist is having the opportunity to collaborate with businesses in our community, crafting a solid offer and strategy unique to their goals, then packaging it into social media content that “stops the scroll” and gets more customers.
Bio: Jim offers you more than 40 years of experience in publishing. He’s written more than 300 nonfiction books for young readers. He’s edited another 500 or so titles, ranging from picture books and young adult dystopian novels to memoirs and guidebooks. For 17 years, he published the Seattle-based, award-winning Northwest Runner magazine. He’s also written light verse, online ad copy, venue and event descriptions, and hundreds of free articles for the Seattle Times and other publications, even the first piece of original fiction in Runner’s World. He definitely knows his way around a sentence and can help make yours even better!
Expertise: copywriting, social media marketing, blogging
Bio: Jyssica is the founder and CEO of a ladies-first social media and communications agency, and the co-founder of a woman-focused networking community of creative entrepreneurs in the Pacific Northwest and beyond. She is a content marketing expert focused on email marketing, blogging, and social media strategy with an emphasis on Instagram. When she’s not on a photo shoot or helping clients boost their social media game, she’s likely reading about astrology, dancing with her cats in the kitchen, or trying to keep her houseplants alive.
Rick & Lesa
Expertise: social media marketing, digital advertising, branding
Bio: Lesa and Rick have a combined 35 years of marketing experience having worked with brands such as T-Mobile, Lexus, Motorola, Sony PlayStation, Oberto, and Nokia. They have managed over $4 billion dollars in marketing and media investments and have launched over 300 new products including the Sony PlayStation 4 console and the Toyota Tundra. They have also managed several high-profile partnerships including working with the NFL, LPGA, PGA Tour, and NASCAR across various brands and products. They currently work as marketing consultants for businesses looking to navigate the digital landscape and connect with consumers in meaningful ways that generate positive growth.
Expertise: aerial photography, photography, videography
Bio: Chance is an FAA-licensed Part 107 commercial drone pilot that works with several editing programs such as Premiere Pro, Lightroom, and Photoshop. With five years of experience flying drones and creating content for various media outlets, he has a knack for finding the perfect shots from above. Chance has flown for local real estate brokers, large sporting events, and worked on set in San Diego for Harley Davidson. He believes that taking to the skies always provides an interesting, refreshing perspective for any marketing project, and is excited to help motivated entrepreneurs take their visual marketing to the next level.
Expertise: website development, coding
Bio: Since 2001, Dru has helped small business owners stand out on the web and ignite action from their visitors. He focuses on the real needs of small business owners, not just coding in the dark. Dru helps entrepreneurs identify their specific business passions and creates separation from the competition with unique opportunities for engagement. His career began on the print side of design, and he now enjoys the digital side for all its integration and ability for constant improvement. Dru looks forward to learning how to put the WWW to work for your business goals.
Expertise: social media marketing, digital strategy, branding
Bio: Vanessa has a Master of Science in Digital Audience Strategy. Her certifications include: Google Analytics Individual Qualification, Google Search Ads, Google Video Ads, HubSpot Inbound Marketing Certification, and Mimic Social-Simulated Marketing Campaigns. Vanessa is passionate about Disability Rights and Inclusion, and also volunteers to advocate for women as a Siroptomist member. When she’s not working, Vanessa enjoys fashion and make-up posts on Instagram, a good TV show, and socializing with the local PokémonGo community.
Expertise: SEO, Google ads, digital strategy
Bio: Monée is the founder of a digital marketing company specializing in local search engine optimization (SEO). With a team of technical experts who have 26+ years of experience in the field, she works hand in hand with her clients and tech team to determine each client’s most optimal placements they could and should have online. Then, she gets them to the top rankings across Google, Yahoo, and Bing in organic search queries. With a passion of achieving true success for her clients, Monée looks forward to helping many businesses grow in their fields!
Expertise: sales funnels, copywriting, social media advertising
Bio: Jayme is a copywriter and sales funnel expert. She is the owner of a boutique social media advertising agency that builds sales funnels for passion-driven business owners. She specializes in creating copy and ads that build trust and inspire confidence in the eyes of potential buyers. Jayme believes sales are about building relationships with consumers and that it is imperative to do when asking them to buy from you. When working with Jayme, she helps you tell your story in a way that gives you authority and authenticity in your niche.
Expertise: market research, UX/UI, website design
Bio: Caden is passionate about building websites from a user-first perspective. After graduating from University of Oregon with an Art and Technology degree, Caden entered the workforce with an eye for detail and eager for collaboration across disciplines. He loves turning user insights into actionable methods through website analytics, user experience research, content mapping, and comparative analysis. While he spends his time building intuitive interfaces and designing prototypes, he also plays a role in information architecture strategy. His focus is creating efficient, effective website designs, and approaching their development holistically for the client and end-user’s satisfaction.
Expertise: copywriting, copyediting, blogging
Bio: AWAI certified copywriter specializing in web content, social media, and email sequences, Lynne has a BS in Journalism, Masters in Library Science, and certification in persuasive copywriting. She has been writing professionally for the last three years, after a long and diverse career in libraries, software sales, and Montessori education. Her breadth of experience in business, with a variety of industries, brings immense value to the clients she serves. She is also a trained Montessori teacher with a passion for helping businesses and organizations that make a difference in the lives of children and families.
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