power to the message


  • Strategy

    We help you predict change so you stay competitive.

  • Branding

    The more distinct your brand's character, the more powerful your story.

  • Communications

    In person and across all media, we craft messages that win the day.

  • Groundswelling

    Groundswell support dominates our social media age. We build it.

Success Stories

Dice Tech Trek

Lenny Kravitz’ tour bus. 7 months. 88 events. 2 countries. 3 states. 1000s of custom T-shirts. One happy client.

Mick Rich for U.S. Senate

An outsider and underdog takes on the political establishment. Mission: Send a Hard Hat to Washington.


We launched the world’s first conference dedicated to marketing to millennials – in five months.


'Swell People

Nathan James
Nathan James
First trained as a writer, Nathan became a branding expert, strategic communications consultant, and political campaign communications director. “Strategic communication traces from the listener’s mind back to the speaker’s, before the first word is spoken.”
Janelle James
Janelle James
Janelle enjoys assembling people toward a common good. When not producing conferences, experiential marketing tours and social share videos, she writes historical romance novels. “Relationships are woven with kindness.”
Don McKinney
Don McKinney
A Renaissance modernist, Don has shaped marketing for some of the world’s coolest brands. “Most brands – and people – sell themselves short in the concept stage. My job is to find the biggest possible concept, the universal idea. From there it’s simply great writing.”
Troy Anderson
Troy Anderson
Troy’s executive experience in both business and tech enables him to translate business goals into operating technology. His apps are App Store best-sellers. “Ten hours of ideation is worth one hundred hours of coding.”