WE ARE FOUND
WE ARE YOUR CREATIVE NERDS
WE ILLUMINATE YOU
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Found is an Austin-grown, full-service creative suite. A digital branding and content engine specializing in integrated marketing communications, design + production. Our services light your vision, establishing a platform for your brand to shine.
STRATEGY + DESIGN + PRODUCTION
Part Strategy | Part Design | Part Production
We have a grassroots approach to global conversation. We're rubbing elbows with the folks that you want to engage and translate our insider knowledge to build strategy that sparks your brand's unique light. Consolidated and efficient, we polish your brand until it shines as bright as your vision. Here are some of the tools in our arsenal to light your road to the world.
Maintaining a relevant brand voice amidst the din of today’s global conversation is challenging. But, it’s a fantastic opportunity. You have mojo — a compelling story — and we are ninjas in crafting compelling messages. We use strategic voice development + audience analysis to curate masterful copywriting + refined brand tales. Our integrated marketing communications ensure that you’re part of the conversation.
Brands today live visually through their unique personas and voice. We awaken your brand with streamlined graphic design, digital presence and compelling content. Each aspect of your brand — identity, messaging, positioning, strategy, collateral, design — plays a role in generating inspired concepts, clean visuals and cohesive presence.
Your audience demands seamless web presence. Websites now require mobility for captivation. Our fully responsive sites resonate with your audience ensuring that your brand leaves an impression and your business runs smoothly. To keep your brand current, we integrate SEO and Adwords into our web development.
Web/Email Campaign Design
Brands are multi-faceted; sticking to one target audience limits your visibility. We diversify the angles you can take to approach different audiences, broadening your appeal economically in the world of social media. We conceptualize, design and manage effective campaigns that expand brand awareness. #BeTheBuzz for social media’s sake.
Social Media Strategy
Visual voices are essential building blocks of brands. Voices echo louder and create greater engagement when leveraged by multi-faceted content. Conversion increasingly occurs as a result of visual stimulation and our current digital age affords a six second window to sway (or nay) your audience. Found photo and video gurus capture your brand’s appeal and captivate the world.
We are a diverse collective of curious storytellers, designers, managers, perfectionists, nerds and creatives who get off on creating brands that make you shine. Stereotypically, we work hard and play hard. When we aren’t making sure that you're awesome, we can be found exploring Austin, eating tacos (and pretty much everything else), trying craft brews and cocktails, chilling with dogs, dancing to live music and wanderlusting.
Meet the team.
After spending his college years analyzing data on how Chlamydomonas reinhardtii responds to stress and taking too many science and math classes, Matt Wolski founded Found Media Group with buddy Mitch Hallmark in the summer of 2012. He has brought his analytical background and Bioinformatics degree to the marketing world with the goal of developing a smarter and more intentional way for businesses to position their brands for sustained growth. A Lego kid at heart, Matt has a natural ability to fit pieces together in the most efficient way possible while leaving room for creativity to take hold. Our world is increasingly interconnected and time sensitive, Matt’s approach aims to position Found at the cutting edge of this fold.
Foster Brown, also known as Baby Bear, is Andi’s fur child and the resident celebrity of the 908 East 5th block. At an impressive 115 pounds, the gentle giant can be found napping on the porch or under a desk – always in the way – and being really, really, ridiculously good looking.
Brian is a Swiss Army knife, a problem solver with experience in higher education as a leadership trainer, program builder and event manager. He also brings big and small business expertise in marketing, strategy and brand management—helping groups develop a vision, establish a voice, build roadmaps for success and implement plans for growth. Brian was always drawing as a kid, so he is creative and has a knack with words—often coming up with taglines for campaigns on the spot. Most importantly, he has the uncanny ability to see the possibility for connections in seemingly unconnected things and get others excited about it.
A Texan born to an English father and Venezuelan mother, Andrea harbors voracious proclivity for wanderlust that breeds creativity. Research of lifestyles, cultures and hospitality is a catalyst to enlightened exploration shaping her creative ambitions both personally and professionally. Andrea has accumulated a wide range of experience across public affairs, policy, communications, lifestyle and hospitality arenas. After earning degrees in political science and journalism, she dove into the politico workforce gaining experience in traditional and new media strategy, brand development and management, analytical research, event coordination, policy and crisis management – whilst simultaneously earning a masters degree in public affairs. Using her political background as a launch pad for creative communications, her chameleon agility renders copy that is both engaging and essential to brand identification. In her free time, you can find Andrea festivaling, noshing and cheersing, running Town Lake with her giant chocolate lab (Foster Brown), at the gym or danicng to vinyl.
Our past and present client list is a testament to our refreshing approach. From creation to management, we bring visibility to your brand.
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