Crazy Good Talent

We have the most amazing marketing talent throughout the US. Individuals and teams are selected and deployed based on your specific needs. We strive to ensure optimum fit for the job at hand, whether a project with specific deliverables or an on-demand contract resource.

Amy G.

Amy G.

Web & Graphic Designer

Amy, a lifelong creative spirit, has been professionally designing beautiful and effective branding for over 5 years. A relentless perfectionist, Amy works tirelessly to ensure her work is top quality and her clients are completely happy with what she’s created.

Amy began her professional career as a Graphic Designer at the local Denver gourmet market Marczyk Fine Foods, where she redesigned all of the printed material in the store including signs, brochures, ads, t-shirts, stickers, posters, recipe cards and more, and added further value by developing a signage system that is still in place today.

Amy also created compelling creative work for wholesale food company Custom Made Meals, redesigning hundreds of product labels, marketing materials and signage for products featured in Target, Kroger, Safeway and ALDI stores across the country. There Amy used her research abilities to find the best effective label design for the target audience. Amy has concentrated design experience within the Hospitality industry as well as many other markets including Healthcare, Communication, Real Estate, Consumer Goods and more.

Amy attended Iowa State University, majoring in Graphic Design and minoring in Political Science. Amy is an expert in the Adobe Creative Suite as well.

Anne M.

Anne M.

Marketing Guru

Anne is a sales-oriented marketing communications pro with sharp communications skills and clever creative talents to drive sales in B2B and B2C markets. She has held senior level marketing positions in companies from start-ups to major international corporations in software, high tech, and e-learning industries. Anne conceives and delivers value proposition marketing programs and go-to-market strategies.

She has a proven track record in strategic planning, client acquisition and retention, marketing automation using CRM systems tied to ROI, client relationship building and integrated marketing management. In addition, she brings strong technology skills including all Microsoft Office programs, CRM systems, e-mail marketing, and social media. Anne gives back to her community by serving as Creative Director on the Marketing Committee for Colorado Companies to Watch, a prestigious business recognition awards program and as Captain for 12 years of a Race for the Cure team – Susan G Komen Foundation.

Anne holds a BA from Temple University and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Barry B.

Barry B.

Videographer | Media Specialist

As a long-time newspaper reporter, public relations expert and video producer, Barry has developed a unique understanding of modern media. His skills as a writer, researcher and producer allow him to craft press releases, develop media events and produce moving videos that benefit clients' needs for earned-media hits and exposure.

Barry’s efforts on behalf of The Sam Spady Foundation led to national media hits on ABC's Good Morning America and in the pages of USA Today. His PR/media work with the Marion Downs Hearing Center led to earned-media hits in The Rocky Mountain News and on several Denver news station outlets. His PR and media plans led to earned-media hits in The Denver Post and on Fox 31 for Hope Online Learning Academy.

He brings a keen understanding of media through decades of work. This insight allows him to pitch ideas, stories and press releases that always grab the attention of decision makers inside newsrooms and business. Barry’s experience with ABC, USA Today, the Fox News Network and The New York Post allow him access to some of the nation's top news decision makers.

Katherine K.

Katherine K.

Sr. Web Developer & Graphic Designer

Katherine has over 20 years of graphic design and web design experience. She found her true passion for design at the Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design where she received a degree in Graphic Design and Communication. This, in conjunction with a Marketing Degree from the University of Northern Colorado, gives her the knowledge to create powerful design that supports the client’s message.

Katherine’s broad professional background includes helping small business launch to developing and deploying large intranets. She has experience designing a wide variety of training materials, creating print pieces for marketing campaigns and branding. She has designed a little bit of everything; posters, brochures, booklets, t-shirts, CD covers, banners, stickers, packaging, signage, labels and greeting cards.

Katherine is a self-professed nerd and excels in Adobe Creative and Web Suites, QuarkXPress, Microsoft Office and, WordPress.

Jeff L.

Jeff L.

Sr. Web Developer

After spending 20-some-odd years wearing corporate garb as a creative director, senior web designer, and online communications director (and a few freelance hats along the way), Jeff has relaxed into his niche as a digital marketing and online business strategist based in the Denver-metro area. No stranger to current trends, Jeff revels in the myriad of digital opportunities available for large and small businesses to succeed. Essentially, he is a healthy combination of techie and artsy types.

We call him the left-brain creative: with a degree in art and design and a certificate of studies in multimedia and management, Jeff is able to clearly navigate both the creative and the business point of view. Over the years Jeff has worked with many industries, most of them tech related. However, he also has expertise in the financial, housing, food, human resources and wine industries as well. He will help your clients find you, understand you and keep you.

Lulu D.

Lulu D.

Marketing Coordinator

Louise-Marie Davis aka Lulu is a Marketing Coordinator who has spent over 10 years honing her expertise in coordinating events from small to large, her organizational skills, and her operational expertise.

Lulu excels in procedural efforts, ensuring that operations run smoothly and in anticipating what comes next. She has served as a liaison and facilitator to ensure that communications flow well, and that teams stay on track. Her keen observation skills have been an asset in planning, and she has been a constant at nurturing team environments where people can achieve their best.

Lulu earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Phoenix in Business Administration. She spends her down time enjoying outdoor sports, traveling, hiking and camping with her husband and two dogs.

Nicole L.

Nicole L.

Sr. Web & Graphic Designer

Nicole has over 13 years experience as an Art Director working for both large corporations and as an independent contractor, working to create inspiring and engaging designs for targeting consumers and businesses alike.

Nicole brings diverse experience through serving companies including Comcast, US WEST, Qwest, Western Union, Granite Loan Management, University of Colorado at Denver, and Dex One. Nicole excels in designing compelling logos, identity packages, brochures, booklets, catalogs, environmental graphics, websites and more. See samples of her work.

Nicole earned a BFA in Communication Arts and Design from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is accomplished in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop), Quark Xpress and Microsoft Office.

Sherry L.

Sherry L.

Sr. Communications Specialist

Sherry is a communications professional with 25 years experience in HR and marketing. Her work with executives to create clear, compelling messages helps motivate employees and increase productivity, retention, and employee satisfaction, especially in managing change. She has coached middle managers and executives on communication skills and directed internal communication programs for companies of every size, developing strategy as well as managing implementation.

Sherry also specializes in writing and editing strategic planning and PR, with experience spanning startups to Fortune 500s, and every imaginable industry: high tech, internet, financial services, healthcare, energy, manufacturing and retail. She brings unique insights and perspectives to projects pulled from her experience as internal marketing director as well as outside consultant.

Sherry has developed and implemented surveys of employees, customers, members and other constituencies of diverse organizations, many with multiple locations. She has conducted pre- and post-survey focus groups with many of these constituencies, using exceptional relationship-building skills to ensure trusting environments that get at the truth.

Her insights, from both business and communication perspectives, help ensure appropriate strategies on the development end and clear, actionable and typically measurable recommendations for change.

Sherry holds a BA in English and MA in organizational communication from University of Colorado. She serves on the board of the Association for Corporate Growth in Denver.

Dane M.

Dane M.

Videographer | Video Editor

With over 4 years of video production experience, Dane has a wide array of creative and practical media skills. Having tried his hand and fully understanding the skills needed to succeed writing, directing and editing a multitude of different high quality content for productions such as documentaries, news outlets, weddings, marketing and promotional videos, Dane believes in working side by side with his clients to provide an excellent team environment and delivering an outstanding finished product.

With an educational background in biology and video productions, Dane began his professional career in the wildlife biology field. After 3 years of working primarily in animal care at The Denver Zoo and Greenwood Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, producing videos in his spare time which both organizations utilized in various fundraising events and squeezing in time to film short wildlife documentaries, Dane made the decision to dedicate 100% of his time to video production. Since making his decision Dane has spent time producing videos for Denver Public Schools Television and The Denver Post. Dane expertly works and edits using the Adobe Creative Suite and is skilled in lighting and camera work.

Dane studied at Metropolitan State University of Denver and The Colorado Media School, majoring in Biology and minoring in TV and Video productions while also earning a Media Certificate with a focus on News/Video Production.

Equipment: Panasonic GH4 (4K Camera) and various lenses and filters, shotgun microphone and 2 wired lapel microphones, LED light, triple light kit, slider tripod rig.

Amy N.

Amy N.

Videographer | Video Editor

Amy is a Visual Media Producer and visionary who excels at working with people and projects that are making a positive impact in the world. For more than a decade, Amy has created, edited and managed various content and marketing media through both freelance and in-house management experience across a wide array of industry sectors. She is skilled in video production, graphic design and writing for web and print, with an emphasis on clear, direct communication.

Amy specializes in creating visibility, impact and presence for businesses and organizations through the power of video. She approaches creative work intuitively with an eye for capturing the appropriate audience, making an impact and delivering an immediate call to action. With a background in music, graphic design, web editing and nonprofit publishing, she brings a diverse skillset that complements her experience in internet marketing, publications management, teaching, and business administration.

A creative at heart, Amy is ambi-brainstrous, with a BS in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. Amy is an expert in the Adobe Creative Suite and uses a variety of top-quality video equipment: Canon XA10 camera, wireless lavalieres, a homemade teleprompter, various lights, and portable backdrops (black, white and green screens)

Antoinette M.

Antoinette M.

Digital Marketing Specialist

Journalist, activist and Marine, Antoinette is a creative internet marketing strategist with over 4 years of experience helping organizations develop and implement a profit-generating digital marketing strategy. She has a diverse background in both digital and television media and has been managing and implementing digital strategies long before the trend caught on.

Antoinette specializes in web content development, social media optimization, paid and organic search optimization, and video production and branding, with a tenacious focus on efficiency and results. She brings both in-house and agency experience across B2B as well as B2C markets with experience in the auto, consumer goods, education, and construction industries, as well as many more.

Antoinette graduated with honors from Metro State University and was the recipient of the Reynelda Muse Journalism Scholarship Endowment. In June of 2012, Antoinette was selected out of millions of candidates to attend Marine Corps Officer Candidate School. As a leader in the Marine Corps, Antoinette’s pride and passion lies in serving others.

Carol W.

Carol W.

Senior Web & Graphic Designer | Visual Identity Expert

With 25+ years as a creative professional and a degree in fine art and communication, Carol’s career in graphic design has always been much more than just visuals: Carol is a master at solving communication challenges with an aesthetic touch.

Previously, Carol held a long-term position as manager of corporate design for the footwear giant, Brown Shoe in which she was a key player in the company's name change and identity makeover. Responsible for overseeing the corporate brand globally, and as part of the PR and IR team, she designed signage for overseas offices, corporate ads, websites, annual reports, employee newsletters, event graphics and more. She also art directed fashion, retail and product photography.

Over the last 8 years, Carol’s design work has touched many industries by working with entrepreneurs, speakers and authors, and natural resources companies, creating award winning logos, corporate identity programs, branded collateral, book covers and more. She remains devoted to delighting clients with her strategic approach to graphic design.

Carol is an expert in Adobe Creative Suite, web content management systems and email communication programs, and also boasts skill in art direction, photo re-touching, and event coordination.

Kelly D.

Kelly D.

Marketing Guru

Kelly is a dynamic, results-focused leader equipped with over 15 years of successful experience over a wide array of industries. Her strong suit is her expert management of full business and product lifecycles, including concepts, solution definition, development and delivery, marketing, and sustainability. She deftly envisions roadmaps, business plans, processes and standards to enhance performance, effectively communicates clear vision and shared goals, and can fuel increased profitability through the alignment and execution of company strategy.

For a decade, Kelly has been a visiting lecturer and adjunct faculty at several universities designing and teaching dozens of courses in: Entrepreneurship, Technology, Business and Project Management. She holds an MA in Technology Management from the University of Denver, a BA in Communications & Psychology from the University of Colorado, and a Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate from the Project Management Institute.

Jennifer L.

Jennifer L.

Video Producer | Director

More Coming Soon.

Melodie M.

Melodie M.

Marketing Guru

Melodie is the owner of Crazy Good Marketing (CGM). CGM is a cutting-edge marketing agency of freelancers that work with small to mid-sized businesses to drive more customers, better customers, faster.

Melodie leads from experience, having personally worked with numerous clients to create top performing, 21st century workforces, build top brands and has assumed interim leadership roles in sales, marketing and product. Most recently, she worked for ProfitStreams as the CM&PO. ProfitStreams provided closed-loop marketing SaaS that helped Merchants to find new customers and bring them back in again.

Prior to launching i2i (previously Auromira Executive Advantage), Melodie served as SVP of Global Marketing and Sales Operations and SVP of Transport Services for Level 3 Communications; was a global practice leader & industry analyst with Telechoice; & held marketing and product leadership positions with WilTel, Sprint, & US West.

She has managed businesses with profit and loss accountability up to $1B & operating budgets >$35 million; developed, launched & managed >150 products & services; led & implemented comprehensive marketing strategies spanning consumer & small to large businesses; sold through direct & indirect channels; drove eCRM & systems development; & managed technical & non-technical staffs throughout the U.S., Europe & Asia.

Melodie graduated magna cum laude with a BSBA in Marketing, Management Information Systems and Management Science from the University of Missouri St. Louis.

Scott M.

Scott M.

Videographer | Video Editor | Photographer

Scott is a freelance video editor, motion graphics designer, videographer and animator working across documentary, advertising and marketing mediums. He is an expert in Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro, and Cinema 4D.

In 2011, he edited and co-wrote the documentary High Ground, telling the story of 11 wounded Iraq and Afghanistan War veterans who attempt to climb a 20,000 ft. peak in the Himalayas. The film, directed by Michael Brown and produced by Don Hahn, premiered at the 2012 Boulder International Film Festival, winning the Best Call 2 Action Award and the coveted People’s Choice Award.

In 2012, Scott joined the Unreasonable Media team, where he edited the short documentaries The Water Tower and Keeper of the Mountains.

Scott holds a BFA in Film Studies and an MA in Journalism from the University of Colorado CU. View samples of Scott’s work here.

Equipment:
Camera: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera; Canon 600D
Mic: Rode Video Mic, Wired Lapel, Tascam DR-40 portable digital audio recorder
Lights: 1 750w Chimera Video Softbox

Tiffany R.

Tiffany R.

Marketing Specialist

Tiffany is a public relations and marketing specialist who thrives on creating meaningful content and developing important relationships that drive results. Though she is relatively new to the industry, Tiffany has shown impressive potential in but a few short years.

Tiffany brings experience in agency, in-house, and freelance marketing and public relations across both B2B and B2C arenas. She brings a unique, diverse perspective from her work spanning multiple industries: Restaurant & Hospitality; Government; Sporting Events; High-Tech; Consumer Goods; Non-Profit; Information Technology and more.

Tiffany excels as an incredibly effective copywriter, technical writer and web content developer, using her experience producing compelling web content, blogs, articles and online newsletters to bring a brand’s voice into words. She is also skilled in developing advertising and marketing collateral spanning direct mail, brochures, flyers, in-store adverts and promos, with working proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite.

With a background in Journalism, Tiffany uses her writing, research, and media relations abilities to find interesting angles that secure coverage for clients. She is skilled in developing and pitching press releases, managing a brand’s social media strategy, and working directly with local media to promote brand awareness.

Tiffany attended the University of Colorado at Denver, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Communication with an emphasis in Public Relations.

Bryce S.

Bryce S.

Marketing Coordinator

More coming soon.

Anne D.

Anne D.

Operations Coordinator

More coming soon.

Barbara K.

Barbara K.

Marketing Guru - Jack of all trades

In a career spanning more than 25 years, Barbara has written three books and edited five others. She excels at writing and/or editing application articles, technical articles, and other media-related documents, as well as newsletters, internal communications, and speaker proposals.

Barbara has prepared hundreds of technical and sales presentations, and coached more than 50 presenters for various functions. For the last 15 years, she has coached executives looking for funding at VC and Angel functions in both Silicon Valley and New Mexico.

An engineering/software engineering background, coupled with international experience, has enabled Barbara to gain the trust -- and reduce the writing load of --development teams, training teams and executives, leading to successful completion of white papers, articles and presentations for companies including Belden, Bell Labs, Contec, GarrettCom, Intel, Keynote Systems. She has ghost-written or heavily edited articles that appeared in Mobile Marketer, Industrial Ethernet Book, IEEE Spectrum, EDN, ED, Power Grid, Intl., T&D World, EET&D, and many other publications.

Other Accomplishments:
• In 1989 started and ran high tech marketing and public relations agency building company to $1M in annual revenues in 1997 before transitioning. Launched Marvell Semiconductors, TERESA.

• Managed high tech PR teams at Regis McKenna, Inc., Gray Strayton, Hill & Knowlton with clients including Intel Microprocessor and Microcontroller Divisions. Launched Solomon Design Systems (later Cadence); launched Synoptics; led the team that worked with Novell when it launched its major push to establish credibility for PC to PC networking.

• Acted as interim marketing communications director for INGRES and a division of Lucent Technologies.

• Pioneered tech media directory field as COO at NewsFaces, Inc. Many of the tools and concepts created were adopted by other media directory companies including Media Map. Also sold database technology to a major Wall Street investment tracking company.

Dan M.

Dan M.

Web Developer

Dan has over 30 years of professional IT experience, working and consulting for companies including Lockheed/Martin, Verizon, MCI, Software AG, and for state and local governments such as the town of Vail and the Arizona Land Department. After many years in the field, Dan made a career transition into multimedia graphics and design while still maintaining a focus on web development and design.

Dan’s multi-faceted nature shines through in all his projects and positions, with experience shooting videos for local bands in Denver, working as a product and ad photographer, and working as Graphic Designer for Arapahoe Community College. Dan is continually working to further develop his skills and education in digital photography, graphics, multimedia, and web development and design. He has proven an invaluable asset to any team, offering a wide yet deep range of talents and earning his reputation as a fiercely detailed and efficient professional.

His education has included many disciplines:
University of New Mexico, Pre-Law, Computer Information Sciences
South West College, Computer Sciences
New Horizons, Microsoft Network Security
The Art Institute of Colorado, Digital Photography Techniques and Processes
Arapahoe Community College, Multimedia Graphics and Design
Red Rocks Community College, Web Development and Design
Colorado Mountain College, Instructor, Computer Programming

Dan is an expert in HTML, CSS, WordPress, Dreamweaver, PHP, Javascript as well as Adobe Creative Suite

Kelly L.

Kelly L.

Internet Marketing Specialist

Kelly is an SEO, SEM, and social media specialist with a background serving consumers and businesses of all sizes in industries including Hospitality, Human Resources & Staffing, Financial Services, and many others. She is experienced in Keyword Discovery, Content Optimization, Link-Building, Analytical Analysis & Reporting, Competitor Analysis, PPC analysis, Directory Submissions, Geographic Targeting, Viral Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Blogs, Article Writing, Press Releases, and Email Blasts.

Kelly offers a unique perspective into how buyers perceive the current markets and how market trends can adapt to changing ethos. Kelly focuses strongly on educating her clients about current trends, empowering her clients to understand the possibilities of how to create, manage and assess results through digital marketing. Kelly’s experience in internet marketing, SEO, SEM and social media has provided proven results in predicting buyer behavior patterns, making her an invaluable asset to her clients.

Kelly earned her BA in Business from the Leeds School of Business at CU Boulder, as well as a BA in Sociology from CU Boulder

Joel G.

Joel G.

Videographer | Video Editor | Photographer

Joel brings a diverse and valuable skillset through his 7 years’ experience writing, directing, filming and editing high production value content for music videos, documentary films, adventure sports, corporate and product videos. Joel delivers nothing but the best, working closely with his clients to deliver engaging videos that effectively connect with their target audience.

Joel brings experience in a variety of industries and has served companies including San Francisco General Hospital, the International Dairy Farmers Association, Car2Go, The Castle Rock Economic Development Council and much more. Joel expertly works with Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Speedgrade, Audition, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

Joel was professionally trained in Motion Pictures and Television at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.

Equipment:
Canon 70d with a range of lenses and filters
Shoulder rig with follow focus
Rode shotgun microphone, wired lapel microphone, Tascam DR-07 recorder
Triple lighting kit

Monique R.

Monique R.

Sr. Marketing Specialist

Monique has more than 20 years of marketing and executive management experience working with both Fortune 100 companies and fast-growing entrepreneurial businesses. Monique helps businesses create dynamic cultures that inspire innovation, employee commitment and customer loyalty. She formerly served as Executive Vice President at Jones Knowledge and as Director of Global Market Development and Corporate Planning at Avaya. She has created business strategy, marketing plans, and training programs for several of the world’s leading brands.

Monique created the MarketSmarter Growth Plan Workshop, a program that teaches CEOs, marketing and sales professionals, and entrepreneurs how to develop growth strategies and marketing plans. Monique is also an accomplished author and columnist as well as a frequent speaker for high profile industry conferences.

Monique is an Executive Education faculty member at the Daniels College of Business, University of Denver. She is also an Adjunct Professor at the Institute for Leadership and Organizational Performance at the University of Denver where she teaches marketing and customer experience in the Executive MBA program.

Shaun M.

Shaun M.

Web Developer | Digital Marketing Specialist

Shaun is an expert web professional with proven multi-faceted expertise in all areas of website design, development, and maintenance, as well as social media and SEO management.

Through both in-house and freelance webmaster experience, Shaun brings a unique and comprehensive ability to bring a brand’s vision to life on the web, with particular attention to user experience and accessibility. Shaun is an expert in multiple content management systems such as WordPress and Joomla and brings solid experience in HTML, CSS, SQL, and PHP. He is also versed in Windows XP, Vista, Seven and Eight systems.

Shaun has a proven track record of unrivaled efficiency, attention to detail, and ardent professionalism. Shaun holds an Associate’s of Applied Science in Software Development from ITT-Technical Institute of St. Louis, MO and holds an SQL Certification.

Margo S.

Margo S.

Digital Marketing Specialist

Margo is an experienced digital marketing professional with broad talents in digital brand campaigns, social media strategy, developing and managing WordPress websites and is known for keeping focus on the target market while delivering measurable results. She has over 3 years experience in the entertainment and financial industries, in which she has performed extensive work managing User generated content aggregation systems and provided qualitative trend interpretation with actionable next steps. Margo is fully versed in all social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, and more as well as reporting systems such as Hootsuite, Sprinklr, Feedly, Buffer, and others. She is immersed not only in industry knowledge, but in customer listening, developing and managing key performance indicators and metrics, delving deeply into analytics, and providing top quality action plans. Margo manages WordPress websites for 10+ clients at CGM and is well versed in the setup, execution, and build using multiple optimized themes and plugins.

Margo is ready for any branding challenge to come her way. She believes that digital marketing is more than sharing a message; it is about developing meaningful content that sparks a two way conversation throughout the entire marketing strategy. She holds a BS in Business Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver where she double majored in Marketing and Management. Margo’s high standards drive her passion of listening and improving to help everyone succeed.

Matt B.

Matt B.

Web & Graphic Designer

Matt is an illustrator and designer with 8 years of professional experience under his belt. His most unique attribute is an innate curiosity, driven by a desire for knowledge and analysis, ultimately aimed towards cultivating understanding. Hence, Matt tends to approach design as a creative pursuit, or investigation, balanced with pragmatic problem solving. In effect, Matt strives to apply his talents in service of developing ideas and clarifying concepts, striving for intuitive, informative, and unique work.

In practice, Matt is a capable artist, able to bring concepts from pencil to pixel. He is fluent in Illustrator, PhotoShop, InDesign and Flash, and has experience with writing HTML and ActionScript code, along with inroads into CSS and JavaScript.

In action, Matt has successfully produced a wide range of work, including advertisements, posters, flyers, illustrations (both technical and conceptual), infographics, catalogs, menus, business cards, banners, websites and more. In effort, he has developed a refined pallet for quality design, highlighted by an accomplished understanding of composition, illustration, photography, layout, print, and typography.

Personally, Matt’s interests extend from art and design into technology and science, basketball, music and food. In fact, his last year has been spent moonlighting as a professional cook. Matt received a triple major in Art History, Film Studies, and Political Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder and a fourth degree in Interactive Media Design from the Art Institute of Colorado. He is ready to take your elevate your project to the next level!