First Who.

Then What.

Diverse Backgrounds. 

Really awesome people.

Meet The Team

Gregory Butler

Founder, Attorney

Greg is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He is also an intellectual property attorney and his passion is helping small businesses launch and grow while counseling them in a wide range of legal disciplines applicable to the early stages of business development. USNA '07

Crystal Allen

Project Manager - Web design

Crystal's passion is fueled by helping others navigate a complex digital world. She is skilled in design layout, advertising and marketing for both print and digital, branding and web design. SCAD 2014. USNA 2008. Marine Corps Veteran. 

Phil Walton

Project Manager - Video

For over a decade, Philip has worked in nearly every aspect of the film industry from casting to pre-production, production, and editing, and across all mediums from music videos to big-budget studio blockbusters. He has a passion for storytelling and uses his wide range of experience to deliver thoughtful and professional videos.


Danielle Pierce

Graphic Designer & Photographer

Danielle graduated from Purdue University with a degree in graphic design and is self-taught in photography. She enjoys bringing design ideas to life to meet the needs of each brand from traditional print media and graphics to online ads and banners


Social Media & Marketing

Lisa has held senior-level marketing positions for various companies in numerous industries. She is passionate about creating innovative  marketing campaigns which fit the clients' needs and budget.

Daniel Sydnor

Video Content Manger

Dan is a Naval Academy graduate and former Naval Officer, who after completing his time in the service, moved to Hollywood and has been involved in acting, production, and a wide range of creative work in the entertainment business. Dan is also an experienced entrepreneur, having developed and launched a men's hair product line.

John Marron

Sound Engineer

John is a recording and mixing engineer, producer, and musician. He is a graduate from the City College of New York with a BFA in music and audio engineering within The Sonic Arts Center. John helps to ensure that our videos have a clean and professional finish.

And a bunch of other folks...

Freelancers, Part-Timers, and Secret Operatives

We leverage our network of highly skilled and experienced writers, developers, and business leaders to put together a specific team to meet individual project needs. We don't use generic writers to write highly specific and technical content. We find people with a little know-how and extra time to make sure out content delivers.

Get the right people on your bus

We took advice from one of our favorite books, Good to Great by  

Jim Collins, the question is "First Who, Then What."

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