david conrod

David has more than 30 years of marketing and communications experience.  He began his career in journalism and moved into the corporate environment taking a communications position with Anheuser-Busch Companies and quickly moved through the ranks. 

After 10 years with the company, David struck out on his own to create a brand and strategic communications company anchored in the belief that every experience people have with an organization is an opportunity to create loyal brand ambassadors.

David has successfully helped organizations build and communicate their brands at home and around the world.  His focus is on the creativity, strategy and logistics required to help clients develop, implement and support competitive brands.

David is married to Susan and has one son, John Mason.  



liz usiskin

Liz has a proven track record in marketing, communications and sales strategies, including branding, marketing, strategic communications, merger-acquisitions, downsizing, presentation development and delivery, event management, and sales and service strategies.  Earlier in her career Liz spent 11 years in sales and marketing with MCI Telecommunications, Inc. Her job responsibilities included marketing, internal and external communications, research, recognition, public relations, advertising and incentive programs, major organizational events, branding and sales strategies and support.  

Alex echols

Alex brings more than 35 years of experience in helping industry, landowners, the conservation community and government deliver more conservation for their dollar invested.   He began his environmental career on Capitol Hill, where he worked for 12 years and delivered numerous key environmental innovations like the Conservation Title of the Farm Bill, department for nature swaps, and an extensive rewrite of bilateral and multilateral foreign aid programs, and has continued his success working for trade associations and conservation and environmental organizations.  Alex is particularly skilled at developing and implementing strategic programs that deliver higher values in conservation. 

dave holly

Dave has over 20 years of experience growing small to midsize businesses in marketing, sales and general management. His hands on and engaging style has built solid businesses in the cable and telecommunications markets that have gone on to thrive on the foundation Dave built.  During Dave’s career he has overseen over 100 products launched into markets around the globe, with numerous establishing the #1 position in the market.  He is also known for cultivating and developing his team many who have become successful general managers, executives, and presidents. As President of Eagle Management Group he has assembled a team dedicated to helping businesses and organizations grow and prosper. 

lisa moody

Lisa is an award winning producer and writer of multi- and new-media, including long-form: documentary-style and network/cable series; and short-form: commercials, interstitials, PSAs. She also has vast experience in developing creative web content, print, radio, brochures and educational materials.  Her experience includes working with ad agencies, nonprofit, network and cable broadcast, government and healthcare industries.  In addition, Lisa is President/CEO of The Paper Airplanes Project, a non-profit corporation she founded to develop innovative tools and products to assist families of children with cancer in addressing the emotional aspects of their illness.  She serves as Consultant at Ringling College of Art and Design as well as adjunct faculty, instructing TV Concept Development.  She is the recipient of numerous awards, including Telly and ADDY ® Awards, as well as an EMMY ® Award and three EMMY ® nominations. 

DAve White

Dave has over 33 years of professional leadership experience in natural resource conservation with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).  Dave was Chief of the Agency from January 2009 to December 2012, where he led, directed, and managed the nation’s largest private lands natural resource conservation organization. At that time, NRCS had an annual budget of $4.2 billion, 12,000 employees and 2,900 offices across the United States and its territories. Dave has extensive experience in overseeing complex resource protection programs, working with diverse interests, developing and moving conservation legislation, and providing leadership for the successful implementation of natural resource goals.  

chris paolucci

Chris is an experienced multimedia developer who leads a creative team of talented web development specialists.  He is particularly skilled at bringing together multimedia and web development to deliver dynamic content and websites for clients.   Chris has travelled the globe shooting and editing video for corporate and nonprofit clients.  His focus is to develop intuitive web properties that communicate compelling stories. 

bryan arminio

Bryan Arminio has been producing rich multimedia for a diverse array of clients for ten years.  With extensive experience in videography, editing, motion graphics, presentation audio/video and webcasting, Bryan has delivered superb multimedia services for such clients as JDSU, Network Solutions, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Washington Redskins and the Smithsonian Institution. When not working, chances are Bryan can be found at the nearest karaoke bar, hogging the microphone.