Erik Brown is the CEO of Dynamic Marketing Inc. Under his leadership, DMI has produced hundreds of successful direct marketing programs for local, state, and national campaigns, Fortune 500 companies, and has received acclaim for a host of specialty corporate branding projects. Recipients of the prestigious AAPC Pollie Award, DMI's portfolio includes work for notable candidates and statesmen as well as prominent elected officials and public policy organizations.
Mr. Brown's direction has been a key difference maker across 6 previous election cycles where DMI has risen in prominence to be recognized as one of the most innovative agencies in the nation. His emphasis centers on creative campaign messaging with special attention to production detail. A seasoned political professional, Erik provides valuable insight derived from corporate experience in the financial services and professional sports industries where he has held marketing and sales management positions.
A graduate of the University of California Irvine, Erik serves in a leadership capacity with Generation Next, Friends of NRA, and Young Republicans. He has been an active member of The Claremont Institute, The National Honor Society, and The Sheriff's Advisory Council.
Apart from a passion for politics and a driving commitment to advocate on behalf of founding principles, Erik is a sportsman and a mentor to young athletes. As a hockey coach for over 12 years, his teams have won acclaim as State, District, and National Champions. Erik and his family reside in Las Flores, CA and are actively involved in the ministry of their community church.
Anthony Ramirez has over 20 years of experience in printing and direct marketing production. With an initial background in art and design, Anthony has leveraged his creative energies into results focused action benefiting companies and candidates through the previous 10 election cycles.
Anthony is a key part of DMI’s team of experienced professionals bringing to the table first hand knowledge of the emerging Hispanic electorate and its critical role in elections. He is a dedicated member of The Hispanic 100, among the most influential organizations of its kind.
In addition to campaigns and issue advocacy, Anthony’s experience spans a broad cross-section of business sectors including; financial services, lenders and banks, the automotive industry, wholesale durable goods, and various retail concerns. He has successfully branded companies that have grown to national prominence including some of the country’s largest correspondent lender networks and financial services companies. His expertise centers on message to market strategic planning, and brand development programs that position his clients to exceed revenue targets and experience explosive growth.
He has been recognized throughout the print advertising industry, and has served in leadership with the California Association of Mortgage Brokers and sits on the board of Friends of NRA and Childhood Cancer Stinks. Anthony also is an advocate for youth sports programs in Orange County, CA where he has managed large organizations including his role in pioneering youth football and baseball leagues for cities throughout the County. Anthony resides with his family in Dana Point, CA.
Leif has over a decade of experience in public relations and strategic national and international message development and campaigning utilizing a variety of print, radio and television advertising.
Since becoming a consultant, Leif has produced hundreds of ads for successful campaigns around the country-advising clients on strategy and overseeing the print, television and radio production as well as media placement.
Along with creating brand awareness through high-profile and global media marketing efforts, it is my responsibility to ensure that our Fortune 500 Companies and Political clients always receive the best representation.
Past and present clients include Reps. Patrick McHenry, John McHugh, Mary Bono Mack, John Campbell, Connie Mack, John Shimkus, College Republicans, NRCC, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and American Society of Anesthesiologists, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Dental Association and All Children Matter.
Mr. Larson's work has been recognized by my peers in the industry, earning a national Pollie award from the American Association of Political Consultants. Mr. Larson and his family reside in Alexandria, VA.
Brian is principle designer and art director for DMI. With almost a decade of marketing and advertising experience, Brian has helped bring a modern and exciting style to the graphic art department.
A graduate of the award winning Westwood Design School, Brian holds a degree in Visual Communications. As the President of the Alumni Club, Brian sits on the Program Advisory Committee and served in leadership with The American Advertising Federation, and The American Institute of Graphic Arts.
He continues to expand his reach by connecting back to new trendsetters and young designers. Additionally he contributes to DMI's competitive edge by staying one step ahead of the game on new media technology. With a sharp focus on the way that designs integrate across multiple media streams, Brian is able to craft compelling pieces that deliver maximum impact.
An award wining artist, Brian was part of the design team that captured the top prize for the Addy's Award. His portfolio includes work for dozens of candidates and campaigns as well as notable projects for, Toshiba, Contact® Brand Products and Hylands Homeopathy.
Design is an ever evolving component of marketing, and an artist must ever be challenging themselves. Brian has what it takes to deliver beyond expectations. He resides in Anaheim, CA
Art Ordiano is our Senior Graphic Designer and brings a valuable compliment of talents to the DMI team. Art specializes in highly professional design concepts with clean lines, tailored with a market appropriate message. An honor’s student, Art received his Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art from California State University at Fullerton.
Art was a scholarship recipient by way of portfolio review for his upper division design courses and subsequently has been honored with several awards. Art’s expertise shows the mark of an agency directed eye, keen on qualitative balance, and attuned to symmetry. His design skills are those of a versatile artist, sharpened by in publication production, particularly his work with Expresión Latina, a Cosmopolitain style magazine directed to the Hispanic market.
Born and raised in Southern California, Art has three older brothers and one younger sister. He is fluent in both English and Spanish, and excels in adapting marketing concepts for the Spanish speaking audience that respect the unique cultural elements requisite for a credible campaign to function.
Apart for excelling in design, Art is also an accomplished musician and an avid endurance obstacle course athlete. He and his wife attend Christ Cathedral Catholic Church where they are active in community outreach. Art’s strong work ethic and a sense of personal pride are easily seen in every design project, from the most simple to the most complex.
Maddison joins DMI with a fresh focus on communications and simple but effective presentation. A graduate of California State University Chico, Maddison earned her Bachelors Degree in Psychology. Her undergraduate studies were spent exploring and developing research hypotheses on decision-making, unconscious inferences, and the vehicles that impact these factors. As a result Maddison is fluent in the utilization of online media platforms for social inclusion, engagement, and promotional value.
As a student of psychology Maddison has developed a proficient understanding of the consumer mind, she intertwines this understanding with excellent customer service techniques to deliver a product that will captivate and engage its audience. By incorporating a consistent, current, and reliable voice to every platform, Maddison optimizes public presentation to increase awareness, interest, and action. Maddison has an analytical mind; a necessity to evaluate things for what they are, what they are not, and most importantly what they could be. She has transcended her studies into application with the use of efficient content conceptualization and implementation.
Tomás earned his MBA in Leadership and Organizational Management from The University of California at Irvine as well as his Bachelors in Management and International Business from Peruvian University of Applied Science. He previously was the creative director for two major social media and online communications portals in South America and oversaw brand strategy in the online retail market in Costa Rica. Tomás has been a featured presenter at international symposiums on emerging trends in digital marketing, recently speaking at The Conference of Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in Madrid Spain. Tomás brings with him the strategic elements and artistic perspective of European and Latin cultures, adding to the depth of our communications offerings.
Mr. Yoon is an exceptionally talented information technology professional who specializes in online marketing optimization and electronic communication services. An expert in data driven analytics, HK is at the forefront of emerging trends in online media and is an expert in SEO, SMO, and SMI. His experience in online media and web development connects his promotional marketing skills to the online branding enhancements we offer to our clients.
HK earned his Bachelors Degree in International Political Science while studying at the Korea Military Academy, in South Korea. He holds a Masters Degree in, Defense and International Affairs from the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, England. A Distinguished Marksmen, and a Master Diver, HK is an avid outdoorsman and who caries a HALO/HAHO certification and has served as a conventional parachute instructor.
HK’s background in technology and security was initiated while working for the National Security Agency as a Field Intelligence Analyst. His tenure there offered him the onsite experience as a liaison officer with 10th Mountain Division command. His experience as a security expert adds to his diverse skill set, elevated by his work with Washington DC based Trident Operational Solutions where he served as protective security detail unit operations chief.
Before joining DMI, HK served in an information technology director for a multinational conglomerate that specialize in emerging market tangible asset development and commodity transactions. From 2009-2012 he was responsible for identification of risk exposures and loss mitigation implementing proprietary systems for a analyzing, recording, and activating appropriate responses. As a corporate Director of IT, he has overseen dozens of employees offering experience which allows him leverage a diverse talent pool to provide a highly functional execution chain for online mass communication efforts.
Jennifer Ortize joins DMI with a focus on clean and modern design qualities. A graduate of California State University Sacramento, Jennifer holds a Bachelors Degree in Graphic Arts where she learned to encompass technical, conceptual, and research challenges.
Jennifer is a creative thinker with an eye for detail, whose passion for the psychology of communication is demonstrated through her deployment of semiotics and Gestalt visual elements. From concept to completion, Jennifer approaches design by blending creativity with strategy helping clients to achieve impactful message delivery.
Her experience includes print, online, corporate identity and strategic marketing. Her creative passion for helping clients communicate themselves distinctively and professionally can be seen in her award winning work.
Designer John Megowan provides the exceptional balance of both creative and art direction across 20 years of industry experience.
Originally an illustrator, he has worked on contract assignments for Walt Disney Productions, AGI, Jerry Bruckheimer, and many more. His corporate portfolio shows the craft work of a seasoned professional covering diverse fields represented by clients such as Northrop Grumman, MGA, and Marriott Hotels to name a few.
John has worked with several large ad agencies in Southern California and continues to provide project work for them throughout the year. His passion for staying on top of emerging trends is demonstrated by his commitment to interaction with young designers. John has served as an instructor and a department head at the collegiate level of Ad Design & Lettering, he has also taught computer Graphics and Illustration for more than 15 years.
His versatility is evidenced by a breadth of range in project excellence including branding, corporate presentations, display ads, trade show exhibits, and electronic media renderings.
John’s seasoned experience enhances the DMI team’s overall capabilities while adding value for our customers.
Carlos Mendoza adds a valuable resource to the DMI team as our lead pressman and production foreman. With over 30 years of experience in the industry.
Before coming to DMI, Carlos has served as a senior print production manager for several of the largest outfits including PBA, Casablanca and Arrow. He has overseen agency related work for such companies as Home Depot, KB Homes, and other national firms across a variety of different business sectors.
Carlos is a master of the full spectrum of printing, having worked on a variety of the most complex iron including Heidelberg, Komori, and Ryobi, 2 and 4 color presses, both 28 and 40" as well as many others.
A native of Argentina, Carlos and his wife have two fine sons and three young grandchildren.