Our Ethos

We’re a nimble, small firm, and we like it that way. We’re not interested in building a big agency so we can farm out the work to account managers, designers and strategists.

We’re selective about who we work with, and work hands on with our clients.

Our network of trusted partners allow us to scale up and down on a project basis for design needs, event planning and project management support.

If you’re looking for effective, responsive partners you truly enjoy working with - and a nimble agency with low overhead - we’re a good fit for you.



Our Team

Megan Beck


Alex Hillinger


Crista Valentino

Megan takes raw ideas and makes them happen.

Among her superpowers are the ability to ask the hard questions, create structure from thin air and get people and ideas hustling together in the right direction.

Megan's career spans the Grameen Foundation, Acumen Fund and Vittana where she focused on program design, business strategy and the integration of technology and social impact.


Alex helps people generate game-changing strategies and grow deeply engaged communities.

Known as an unconventional and creative strategist, Alex has worked with some of the most innovative entrepreneurs, artists and athletes in the world. Along the way, he's pioneered new business models, grown great brands and collaborated on world-changing products.

He is currently an advisor to Google's Crisis Response team and CreativeLive's executive team. His business experience includes taking Groove Technology public and work with numerous startups on marketing and branding, business strategy, social media strategy and content creation.


Crista is our Curvejumping ninja with the ability to solve virtually any problem.

Her ability to anticipate situations before they happen, come up with a plan and get it done is unparalleled.

She has developed programs and events for organizations like CoalitionWILD and the Murie Center.


Trusted Partners

We work with a network of trusted partners with capabilities in visual design and branding, event production and project management we tap into for additional capabilities where needed.



Our Advisors

Ben Keighran

Serial entrepreneur. Co-founder/CEO of Chomp, sold to Apple. Founder/CEO of Caffeine.


Gary Bolles & Heidi Kleinmaus

Partners, Charrette LLC, Co-founders SOCAP, Co-founders Closing The Gap, consulting producers Google Zeitgeist 2005-2013


Chase Jarvis

Co-founder/CEO, CreativeLive. Artist/Photographer/Creativity Blogger.


David Fleck

COO, Disqus