MEET THE COLLECTIVE

Chris Davis/Creative Director/Copywriter. Though Chris is a copywriter by trade, he’s worn many different hats in his 20 year career, including account director, producer, researcher, strategist and filmmaker. Along the way, he learned from some of Madison Avenue's greats, including Hall of Famers Jerry Della Femina, Diane Rothschild and Mal McDougall. Nowadays, he’s dedicated to pursuing his own hall-of-fame career back in Austin, where his journey began at the University of Texas.

Charlie Goulet/Motion Graphics & Videographer: Charlie cut his teeth in motion graphics — specializing in After Effects and Cinema 4D. But directing and shooting video has always been his true passion. Since joining the Collective as an intern in 2014, he has grown into a passionate and extremely capable member of the family. In just a few short months he has shot, edited and finished original content for several Swizzle clients. 

Bobby Brooks/Digital: With 10+ years of planning, building & managing online productions, Bobby is an expert at aligning websites, campaigns, SEO, and PPC to work together to reach specific goals while monitoring and optimizing along the way. He brings a vision and expertise that is platform agnostic, supporting multiple analytics suites, Ecommerce platforms and CMS technologies. As a native San Diegan, he claims to be the only member of the team who knows what real Mexican food tastes like.

Charles Pearce/Editor/Art Director @ LeftTurnOnly: Seven years in the media industry, Charles design career has produced work for SXSW, Marvel, Adult Swim and more. A software nerd at heart, Charles is always looking for that next great creative tool to bring to a process.

Alex Chod/Creative Director @ LeftTurnOnly: The frontman for Wonderbitch, viral video sensation, and talented team leader, Alex is a musician that performs more than music; an idea man and designer that cares deeply about client success.

Sara Pearce/Developer @ LeftTurnOnly: A developer with impeccable design, Sara takes on Marketing Engineering, Big Data, AI learning, and website/app creation. Three years in Sara consistently transforms big ideas into concrete results.

Alli Holland/Editor @ LeftTurnOnly: An impeccable sense of storytelling and editorial design Alli now leads the LTO post production department for all things visual. From photography, and video editing, into digital manipulations and design style.

Leah Levy/Content Writer. Leah is an author, copywriter, and content strategist. With an MFA in Fiction Writing and a BA in Brain & Cognitive Sciences, her mind is a meld of a science journalist’s analytical rigor and a fantasy fiction writer’s wacky creativity. Her specialty is in taking clients who say, “We have nothing to write about,” and turning their sites into interactive media sites. She’s worked with the world’s biggest brands to the smallest, and has lived on every (so, both) U.S. coast. She has an unhealthy obsession with her ridiculously cute dog. Check out her portfolio here and see what fictional hijinks her characters are up to on her website.