About Us

 

Grounds for Promotion is a digital agency that simplifies your online marketing and generates measurable results. We clarify the complexity of digital advertising with smart recommendations and superior work. 

As a small team, we’re hands-on with every client. You receive a high level of service and the assurance that the person managing your account actually knows what’s going on with it. 

We’re used by some of the best agencies in the Denver Metro area to do their magic. Tap our deep digital marketing experience and talents to find your most fertile Grounds for Promotion!

We’re one of an elite group of Google Premier Partners:

The Team

Jonathan Sackheim

Founder
Jonathan Sackheim has worked in digital marketing for over 16 years: 7 years on the client-side and 9 years with digital agencies. He loves being helpful to clients and solving problems as a team. He’s driven measurable results for small, medium, and large B2B and B2C brands such as USA Swimming, Trimble, YMCA of Metro Denver, Red Robin, Jenny Craig, and Dish Network. In 2012 he took the plunge and started his own agency, which has seen steady growth and many happy clients.

Marc Coty

Technical Account Manager
Hailing from South Carolina, Marc is a digital marketing specialist and account manager with over six years of professional experience across digital, broadcast, print, and non-traditional advertising. 

Monica Valdez

Media Buyer and SEO
Experienced, passionate, and results-driven digital marketing consultant who loves turning insights into action. She’s passionate about helping businesses and non-profits grow through the development and implementation of their digital marketing strategies.

Her background in digital marketing demonstrates a track record of success in a variety of customer acquisition strategies that include SEO, PPC, Social, Content, Analytics, and Conversion Rate Optimization.

Industry experience includes: Technology, Professional Services, eCommerce, Travel & Tourism, Financial, Non-Profit, and Higher Education.

Taylor Harrell Colorado

Taylor Harrell

Strategist, Content Planner, Copywriter
We’ve worked with Taylor for many years, first by sharing coworking space, then as her agency, and now we get to put her talents to work for our clients.

Taylor sees the big picture and has a true talent for brand strategy, which she uses to mold messaging, plan content, and write well crafted copy for websites and other marketing materials.

Industry experience includes: Consumer packaged goods, medical, construction services, and more.

Kim Inman

Creative
Kim Inman is one of our talented creative resources who produces display ads, logos, and brand standards. She’s managed the creative department that worked for brands such as Adidas, Progressive Insurance, Pepsi, Hormel, Evol, Izze, Naked Juice, Jim Beam, Veuve Clicquot, Ford, Lincoln, Nissan, and Yamaha. Kim is the design muscle behind ads that not only look great, but convert. Plus, she’s a pleasure work with!

Steve Briggs

Web Developer
Steve Briggs is an all around good guy and industry veteran with over 21 years experience developing web sites and landing pages. He’s an expert in helping us make SEO changes to websites, WordPress, database design and programming, hosting, web site programming, php, javascript and mobile web application development.

What Matters to Us

Commitment to Craft: Work done the right way—on point, on time, with great attention to detail.

Efficiency: We squeeze every last drop out of your budget to create exceptional work.

Authenticity: We’d rather be honest and not take your money than have a disappointed client.

Integrity: You can trust that we’ll deliver when we say we will.

Clarity: You know what’s going on and who’s responsible because we communicate.

Fair Price: You access world class skills at a reasonable rate. 

Quality of Life: Happy people do better work. We care about the whole person and provide good salaries, fully paid health insurance, commuter benefits, ergonomic fittings, nice offices, and learning opportunities for all employees.

Environmental Responsibility: We provide bus passes for our employees, lead the office recycling efforts, and minimize paper use. Also, Jonathan has solar panels at home and primarily uses a small, electric car.

Community: We are lucky to live and work in Boulder and endeavor to give back. This includes doing discounted work for Adoption Options to help provide kids with loving homes, helping Community First Foundation maximize charitable donations for Colorado Gives Day, and pro-bono work for the Boulder Mountainbike Alliance.