President and Co-Founder
Every group needs a party leader, and President Chris Reeves sets the direction of 2930 Creative’s journey. Well-equipped with the necessary skills to vanquish any programming obstacle, Reeves is a master problem-solver, tackling major and minor feats of development, whether it’s creating a customizable mobile app or incorporating the latest design trends in a website. When he is not programming the next award-winning website, Reeves loves listening to music, watching the Dallas Mavericks, and reading comic books. Reeves uses his good humor and business acumen every day to ensure that 2930 Creative stays productive, forward-thinking and innovative.
Vice President and Co-Founder
Where would a fellowship be without a guide? Carly Rowe keeps 2930 Creative on track, both from a business and strategy perspective. Her keen attention to detail and creative vision influences the ever-ongoing evolution of 2930 Creative. In addition to co-founding the company, Rowe serves as the vice president and makes decisions concerning digital strategies and graphic design. With her guidance and creative vision, Rowe brings her leadership to 2930 Creative, developing the artistic vision and creating visually stunning campaigns for our clients. An avid animal lover, Rowe has almost a Dog-Whisperer level of understanding with her three pups, Red, Lucky and Harry.
Vice President, Content Marketing
Based in Tallahassee, Florida, Josh Duke is the third partner and vice president of content for 2930 Creative. A manipulator of words and creative creator of content, Duke loves the written word and how language has evolved to meet the demands of the 21st Century. Beyond blogging, social media, and creating website copy, Duke is always contemplating the best ways to reach more people and help individuals market their big idea. Duke also works with clients directly, forming new, strategic partnerships with businesses, idea makers and leaders in a plot for world domination. In his spare time, Duke enjoys stomping noobs, writing short stories, and hanging out at the beach.
Ashley Smith is a graphic designer and photographer, based out of Oklahoma City. She recently graduated from Oral Roberts University, majoring in Graphic Design Print, and loves to use her passion for modern design and branding to help clients promote their own passions. Ashley has done design work for a variety of clients, from wedding venues to mortgage companies. When she’s not designing, Ashley hangs out with her husband and their puppy, goes hiking, or paints any blank canvas she can find.
Jen Eaton brings her self-driven work ethic and passion for marketing to the 2930 Creative team. Previously the director of social media and client management at Standing Dog Interactive, Jen serves as 2930 Creative’s account director, helping to communicate clients’ wishes and ensure they get exactly what they want. Her years of experience and unwillingness to settle for mediocrity make her an invaluable member to the 2930 family. Outside of work, Jen loves CrossFit, spending time with her husband Corey and the coolest kid around, Hudson.
Kirstin Messerli attended Oral Roberts University and majored in Spanish. Cultural Outreach Solutions is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma and seeks to connect people with other cultures, integrate communities, and grow in understanding of their differences. Cultural Outreach provides Spanish and Portuguese translation services for small businesses. Kristin most recently spoke about diversity in front of the leaders of the mortgage lending industry in Washington, DC.
Matt Mariaux is an imaginative filmmaker who helps businesses, organizations, and individuals tell their story in a way that suits their specific needs. Matt’s experience includes working with the American Samoa legislature and Ring of Hope Boxing Club. By finding the reason clients do what they do, Matt continuously brings that message to audiences in a visual and entertaining way. 2930 Creative works with Matt to create gorgeous and engaging video content.
HMRountree Consulting is a digital marketing consulting firm located in Dallas, with a combined 14 years of experience in marketing, public relations, advertising and social media. They work with a variety of clients to strategically develop content and messaging programs to help reach each business’ unique marketing goals. HMRC lends its talents to 2930 Creative when working with clients in the medical fields and business-to-business verticals.
Socialized Monkey is the brainchild of Richard Rawlings, owner of Gas Monkey Garage on Discovery’s ‘Fast N Loud,’ and Lauren Parajon, a magazine editor turned social media strategist. The fully integrated digital marketing company has its core in social media and the entertainment industry, but offers everything from consulting and email marketing to website and custom app development.