We are geeks. We are creatives.

We create impactful campaigns + loyal online communities. 

We are writers. We are data analysts.

We help you weather crises + navigate liability land mines. 

We are builders. We are allies.


We believe in great storytelling and conversation.

Build and protect your reputation by inviting your customers to invest in it with you. Community is at the core of what we do.

We believe social isn't free.

Building robust, engaged online communities will be your most economically sustainable and effective marketing strategy. Social media requires an investment in relationship and a commitment to do better, when we know better.

We believe in data and in failing fast.

Effective social media measurement allows you to optimize outreach, course-correct costly inefficiencies and better serve your customers.

We believe in great service.

Social media is immediate. It is intimate. It should be responsive, as your customers’ needs change. It should be thoughtfully curated and targeted to meet your customers where they are.

We believe in your brand and your bottom line.

You can and should have both: Great social will drive real business growth through compelling, inclusive narrative.

Jess Columbo, Principal

social strategist. creative writer. measurement geek.

Jess brings more than a decade of experience developing award-winning digital media strategies for clients in regulated industries. She holds a Masters in Digital Journalism and teaches part-time in Portland State University's Center for Executive and Professional Education. 

In her spare time, Jess volunteers for a local hospice organization and tries not to get hurt playing indoor soccer.

Follow her on Twitter @JessColumbo or with Jess on LinkedIn.

Jess is one of the brightest and most talented people in digital today. Her ability to find rich insights in dense data and develop successful social media strategies on behalf of clients sets her apart.
— Director of Marketing, Fishpeople, LLC

Board of Advisors

Shawn Daley

Chief Innovation Officer

Concordia University


Lisa Williams

Associate Director of Digital Engagement

Oregon Health & Science University


John Columbo


JAC Industrial

Matt Hixson




Allison Tivnon

Director of Marketing



Lindsey Charlet


Hub Collective

Ken Ulbricht

Chairman of the Board

Clatsop Community Bank


Britte Ginty, RN, BSN

Clinical Educator

Barton Health System


Jack Porter


G. Porter Group, LLC