Humanity’s upward march has been marked by the tools we used: Stone, Bronze, Iron, Steel…
Today, our technologies advance at a rate so rapid we can hardly keep up. We’ve entered a new paradigm, one where he who knows how to use the instruments of industry can outdo those with more experience and expertise.
To keep up, we must forge ahead. As outdated systems deteriorate around us, the seeds of transformation take root. Those thinking ahead will position themselves for a future that slowly, then suddenly, will come to fruition.
In 2020, Nate Odegard, at the time a snowboard instructor in the Colorado Rockies, dreamed of being an author, living a creative and carefree life while exploring the snowy ranges from dawn till dusk.
When The Pandemic sent him back to his hometown in New Mexico, he wondered how the world would respond. A student of history, he knew that major societal shifts were often catalyzed by circumstances such as this. (Black Plague -> Renaissance, etc)
While much was unknown, one thing was sure:
The gaping physical hole created by Covid would be filled by the growing digital role of the internet.
So, he set out to use his skills as a strategic communicator to help people establish an online identity for themselves and their businesses.
Surrounding himself with teachers, like:
He embarked on the entrepreneurial endeavor.
Nate has served his clients as a brand storyteller and marketing strategist for four years now.
He helps startups, service providers, and small business owners improve their marketing message and brand design by bringing imaginative ideas and strategic solutions to the table.
Having built multiple teams of talented specialists, Nate launched O&Co – a marketing consultancy for the next generation – to serve those who seek a unique approach to the modern marketplace.
Before you put a product out into the world, it’s important to know who it’s for. One aspect of our marketing strategy services is helping businesses clarify their target audiences. At O&Co, our clients want to build a better tomorrow, be their very best at what they do, & enjoy the ride.
STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP COORDINATOR
Think and Grow Rich, written by Napoleon Hill and published in 1937, is the foundational document of the science of personal achievement. Having touched the lives of over 200 million readers, Hill’s text is a tribute to the power of success consciousness and the entrepreneurial spirit. In 2020, the Think and Grow Rich Legacy Movie, produced by Sir John Shin (recently rated #1 wealth advisor by USA Today, link), took the stage. As a coordinator of strategic partnerships, Nate seeks to identify individuals whose values and vision align with the tenants of TGR and facilitate partnerships throughout the ecosystem.
INDEPENDENT MARKETING CONSULTANT
Based in Los Angeles, California, Redefined Agency is an elite digital marketing agency specializing in lead generation and software implementations. Expertise in automated marketing systems enable the agency to develop custom turn-key marketing solutions for entrepreneurs in an array of financial/personal service and sales oriented industries. Ralph Vildosola, the agency’s founder, is a pioneer of the online marketing industry. With nearly two decades of experience, he has been the architect behind countless successful marketing campaigns and business development strategies.
Graphic & Web Designer
Saunder Johnson is one of the raddest dudes you’ll ever meet. He’s a board-sport extraordinaire, wicked creative web architect & fantastic fine artist who resides in the island paradise of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria(?). Together, his and Nate ‘s teams work extremely closely to craft memorable brand identities that align with the owner, industry, and laws of nature.
Photographer & Videographer
Fellow Denver based creative entrepreneur, Samuel Vickery is a multi-talented media producer with a knack for finding himself at the right place in the right time. His expertise and equipment are geared toward travel, so destination shoots are on. Sam and Nate collaborate on an array of media projects from studio grade commercials to paper-napkin scripted selfies.
Photographer & Videographer
Noah Ray is an action sport and adventure altruist who’s goal is to capture the coolest content in the craziest places. From follow-caming fellow snowboarders as they huck the big line to producing discovery channel style equine documentaries, his ability to tell a story with style is something special.
From talented SEO technicians to creative PPC Ad campaigners, we’ve cultivated a ecosystem of digital marketers around the world. Nate orchestrates the many disparate parts of a digital marketing team according to the particular objectives of the project.