Our high-energy, nationwide team is an eclectic group of award winning, experienced marketing and creative professionals... 

MEET OUR LEADERS

STEPHANIE BALL

Director: Digital Content

Stephanie is our lead content writer and copy editor. She has spent her career creating and editing artistic and written content for many different companies, from small non-profit literacy foundations and blogs, to major resorts and investing companies. Having previously built her own successful creative agency, Stephanie relates to clients as entrepreneurs and managers, bringing a well rounded point of view to all of her clients. Stephanie’s creative, professional, and literary prowess are indispensable to any company.

FUN FACT:

Steph is a professionally trained singer!

CHRISTINE NEAS

Director: Creative & Brand

Chris is our leader of people, projects, print, and pixels! An award winning, hands-on graphic designer with years of successful, intelligent leadership within corporate in-house, agency, and remote environments. Chris has a unique blend of highly refined creative skill, business insight, and strategic marketing intuition. She possesses solid proven success in directing and implementing a broad range of revenue generating creative, digital, and marketing design projects, from conception through launch, all while intuitively adapting to new technology. Chris is focused on creative vision, industry knowledge, marketing, budget, brand, and team management, with a passion for innovation and inspired graphic storytelling.

 

FUN FACT:

Chris has a wicked British sense of humor ...and the accent to match!

KEVIN SCHRAGE

Director: Digital Advertising 

With over a decade of delivering results-based digital marketing strategies, Kevin has successfully developed, implemented, and managed online marketing to meet his clients business goals and objectives. His professional experience is rooted in driving effective advertising and marketing campaign initiatives in both corporate and  start-up environments. Each experience has allowed him to contribute independently and in team settings to bring measurable impact and increased revenue. Kevin’s leadership, technical skills, and involvement with the United States Marine Corps all contribute to his ability to bring a significant impact to any organization. 

FUN FACT:

Kevin was a lead guitarist for a locally (in)famous air guitar band!

JESSE "JD" BALES

Director: Interior Space Design 

JD is our executive interior, graphic and visual presentation designer (print and digital), ready to make your brick and mortar offices, resorts and retail stores a physical representation of your brand. He is an enthusiastic and creative problem solver who enjoys thinking outside of the box. JD’s consistent desire to learn and grow as a designer has made it easy for him to evolve alongside the ever changing design landscape thriving in collaborative environments and bringing excellent insight to all of his client projects.

FUN FACT:

JD has visited every state - and has a dog that surfs and kayaks with him!

AMBER D'ALVIA

Director: Marketing & Events

 

With over fifteen years of experience specializing in graphic design, marketing and event planning, Amber’s abilities as a creative professional have known no bounds as she continually elevates her design style to the next level. She has extensive experience strategically developing fresh and creative ideas, from concept stage all the way through implementation. With the ability to integrate a company’s brand throughout their digital profile, printed collateral, and their physical and virtual events and trade-shows. Amber will streamline your brand vision and voice creating a unique customer experience to remember.

FUN FACT:

Amber has a hidden talent for writing catchy jingles and witty "musical snacks"!

BRETT NEAS

Director: Broadcast Media 

Brett is our in house studio engineer and voice-over talent. With extensive experience designing, configuring and deploying various types of sound equipment as well as maintaining his own Podcast. He is able to troubleshoot and correct any technical issues and rectify them efficiently. His current clients include the San Diego Padres, iHeart Radio, FOXSports, and On Air with Ryan Seacrest, proving his diverse and impressive abilities. Brett is a results oriented team member with strong leadership skills. He is experienced in communicating varying priorities to multiple stakeholders and teams for a consistent end result.

FUN FACT:

Brett is the grand prize winner of TVs "Celebrity Name Game" show!

ALLYSON KAHLEN

Director: Instructional Design

Allyson has over a decade of experience managing  instructional design. She is responsible for creating, designing, developing and delivering instructional course materials for an array of businesses, HR departments and higher educational environments. Allyson creates learning materials in both print and e-learning formats, including participant guides, visual presentations, handouts, and job aids. She uses her extensive expertise to determine if your training or learning solution was successful and how it can be improved. Allyson is also our team voice of reason! 

FUN FACT:

Allyson has a goal to visit every Major League Baseball Stadium. Score: 7 down, 23 to go!

JOHN LOPEZ

Director: Graphics & Multimedia 

 

John is our lead graphics, illustration and multimedia expert who has spent over a decade perfecting his design skills. Responsible for creating brand logos and custom promotional graphics for television commercials, newspapers, direct mail, brochures, postcards and catalogs. He also possesses an amazing talent for animation, motion graphics and video production. John has worked with some big brand names including most recently, the Anaheim Ducks in Los Angeles. Johns wide ranging portfolio also includes freehand illustration, cartoon characters, pencil sketches and technical drawings. John is also fluent in Spanish.

FUN FACT:

John is a singer/songwriter/guitarist for the Christian metal band "Prophecy".

WEST COAST

California: San Diego, Los Angeles

EAST COAST

Florida: Orlando, Pensacola

 

 

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