Why Gritty? One of the forgotten pillars of any company is the grit it takes to build it. We approach every project with a 'dirt under our nails,' bricklayer type of mentality. We don't have a go-to winning formula. We work hand-in-hand with you to build your unique toolset to operate as a gritty company.
Max Ayalla was born and raised in Argentine, a small borough in Kansas City, Kansas. A graduate of the University of Kansas, and a man of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., his creative work is a staple in the Kansas City brand design community. He has specialized in Brand Development for eight years working with notable names like Buckle Inc., Under Armour, Hurley, and MADE Mobb, creating some of the most recognizable work in the apparel and design communities.
Lance Chandler is our Account Executive. He is a die-hard Kansas City Chiefs fan and father of one…dog. A graduate of the University of Kansas, naturally Lance is a basketball enthusiast. Between us, he thinks he can play too. He loves a good chicken wing, but, believes boneless wings are the best kind of wings. Lance is a Dad Joke Connoisseur and hopes to one day go on tour with those jokes.
Jesse Phouangphet is our marketing ninja. Over the past seven years, he has built up a tool belt tasked for different industry needs, whether it be building awareness for your family restaurant, generating leads for your roofing business, or scaling winning products through the world of e-commerce.