ABOUT US

Born in Denver

Queue, casually walking down the street, an awesome team of designers, marketers and problem solvers coming together to drive business success. Outside of the office, they like to think they’re a group of people you’d love to get a beer with or venture into the mountains alongside.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

The all powerful partnership

Our philosophy is centered around powerful collaboration – both within our agency and our client partnerships. Resonating from our agency’s founders to every team member and client partnership, these three values drive our success and enjoyment in what we do.

Transparency

Open communication, respect and trust result in strong collaborations. We create environments for successful creative solutions and we do this through being transparent with each other.

Resiliency

As a team of driven and hard-working doers, we are not afraid of complex problems but instead inspired to find creative solutions.

Opportunity

In and outside the office, we thrive on creating and seeking opportunities to improve, learn and take on new challenges to expand our abilities.

Awards & Recognition

In four short years we’ve grown from a team of three to twenty-plus employees. Our core service offering includes merchandise and apparel, branding, and website design and development, positioning us as one of the few hybrid branding and creative agencies in the country. Today we work with local businesses, global brands and Fortune 500 companies.

OUR TEAM

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EVERYONE
Account
Creatives
Content Marketers
Production
Finance
Adventure Junkies
Pet Parents

Shamus McNutt

President, Co-Founder
Shamus McNutt

President, Co-Founder

Shamus has a fast car. He does awesome stuff and things for this company and works out every morning. He is so strong. Watch out.

Ben Thomson

Chief of Development, Co-Founder
Ben Thomson

Chief of Development, Co-Founder

This is Ben. Ben is pretty awesome. He makes things happen. He thinks he’s pretty funny. He’s right. Ben does not eat. Ben is actually a robot.

Mark Grubbs

Creative Director, Co-Founder
Mark Grubbs

Creative Director, Co-Founder

This is Mark. Mark does not talk very much. He does design very good. If you want to wear clothes that are cooler than everyone else’s, Mark makes them.

Tom Abrams

Director of Digital Design
Tom Abrams

Director of Digital Design

This is Tom. He runs point on making brands pretty, shiny and successful. As escapee of the Kansas flatlands, Tom climbs rocks, shoots adventure photography and does other hippy mountain stuff.

Dayna Young

Director of Communications
Dayna Young

Director of Communications

She’s a real Aussie, the accent and all. Fully loaded with digital expertise and snappy humor, she’ll keep you on your toes and your customers at your feet. Just add water.

Gary Kofman

Director of Finance
Gary Kofman

Director of Finance

Gary is our money man, numbers guy. He brings to FlowState an impressive and vast background in finance and law. His experience is rooted in the cannabis industry and true to our start-up nature, he's founded two companies of his own. When not at the "calculator," he's enjoying the CO outdoors with his daughter and pups.

Katie Kermashek

Production Manager
Katie Kermashek

Production Manager

Katie is most likely the sweetest person you will ever meet. Don’t let her kind manner fool you, she knows how to get things done. She loves mountains, animals, and music. Katie is one cool cat.

Nick Driscoll

Sales Manager
Nick Driscoll

Sales Manager

Nick is a clean-cut charmer. As our Sales Director, he drives our business growth and relationship building agency-wide. He has taken an interesting path to get to FlowState, born and raised in Boston, once a Dean at a middle school, then a VP of sales in the brewery world. He's a true family man, raising two cats and two dogs, and loves a good craft brew with friends.

Ian Maclin

Warehouse Manager
Ian Maclin

Warehouse Manager

Things to know about Ian. He sang for the pope once, he can solve a Rubik’s cube in under two minutes, he used to fish for sharks and he manages our warehouse operations. How did we get so lucky?

Josh Block

Digital Media Designer
Josh Block

Digital Media Designer

Josh is a wholesome young man. A photographer and video artist both in and out of the office who, yet humble as can be, can capture and portray the world better than any standard set of eyes.

Harry Borrelli

Lead Web Developer
Harry Borrelli

Lead Web Developer

Harry wears five-panel hats like it’s his job. But it’s not. For his real job, he brings websites to life. Coming to us from Orlando, Florida, he’s pretty dang awesome at all board-sports.

Shawna Weltsch

Branding Consultant
Shawna Weltsch

Branding Consultant

Shawna is a master at turning approved designs into perfected products. She's probably one of the happiest people you'll meet. Maybe too much so? Like, come on Shawna, you can't really be that nice and happy. But she is. On the weekends, you'll find Shawna hanging with her gals - probably at a rowdy brunch or something.

Jake Frew

Production Manager
Jake Frew

Production Manager

Jake is smarter than he looks. He rides a motorized long-board to work, which suits him as an engineer / master of efficiency and systems. Out of the office, you can find him traveling and making videos for his vlog.

Ryan Hughes

Branding Consultant
Ryan Hughes

Branding Consultant

An awesomely regular dude with a bit of spice, he’s into basketball, bar-scenes and polka-dot pants (there’s that spice). With a contagious smile, he’s a pro at connecting the dots between client needs and quality service.

Alicia Zimmermann

Financial/Data Analyst
Alicia Zimmermann

Financial/Data Analyst

Alicia is the right-hand women to our Financial Director. Keeping the numbers in check and helping sustain our growth. You know, calculators and counting and stuff. Though a CO local, she has already traveled to five of the seven continents. Other than world-traveling, you'll likely run into Alicia at the farmers markets or her favorite bourbon lounge.

Bonnie Duong

Digital Designer
Bonnie Duong

Digital Designer

Quiet, social and curious, Bonnie is basically a lovely house cat. A cat with an unreal talent for creative design. She knows how to shake things up without needing to yell. Out of the office, you can find Bonnie hunting mice, lounging in boxes, etc. We're kidding, she's a totally normal human.

Morgan DeGree

Project Manager
Morgan DeGree

Project Manager

Morgan is the definition of organization and efficiency. Extremely compassionate and dedicated to betterment, she is the perfect individual to drive success for our team and clients. Originating from Bend, OR, her pursuit of the outdoor lifestyle would challenge most Denverites.

Christine Cousins

Branding Consultant
Christine Cousins

Branding Consultant

Another east-coaster, coming to FlowState from Maryland, Christine is passionate about delivering awesome brand work to our clients. A self proclaimed "CrossFit Junkie," she lives fitness in the gym and the mountains. In-line with her career, her long-term goals are to have a pet giraffe.

Emma Devine

Branding Consultant
Emma Devine

Branding Consultant

Emma was destined to build relationships and push brand success for our clients. True to the CO lifestyle, she comes from a background in beer and, you guessed it, cannabis. Outside of the the workplace, she's a bookworm with a green thumb and a love for them Rocky Mountains.

Catelyn Crawford

Production Specialist
Catelyn Crawford

Production Specialist

Catelyn is our second crew member hailing from Florida - here in Colorado for the same reason as many, an update in climate and landscape. She puts to work her talents of organizing the production of custom branded goods and fits right in at FlowState as a connoisseur of caffeine and sarcasm.

Keagan Vernon

Branding Consultant
Keagan Vernon

Branding Consultant

Not your typical "bro," but a Boulderite who started his own fraternity, nonetheless. Keagan joined the FlowState team with a diverse background in marketing and connects our clients with tailored brand solutions. He's the young man you saw actually helping an old woman cross the street.

Alex Bair

Content Marketing Specialist
Alex Bair

Content Marketing Specialist

A wielder of words, Alex helps drive brand and web experiences with messaging magic. She doubles as a play-writer on the side and like any theater enthusiast, she loves cats. She was born and raised in Denver and is a good source for the best bar trivia. She's also a part of an interesting agency-wide discovery, her and Tom Abrams are identical from the back of the head.

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