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MEET CHRIS:

First of all, thank you for visiting our site!  I hope you find the information we've shared valuable. If not, my team and myself are always open to feedback and suggestions. 

Before Christopher August, I worked for some pretty recognizable media companies and had opportunities that I'm very grateful for. Towards the last year of my tenure career with those companies I always felt I could offer more to my clients.  More transparency, more information, and overall better customer service.   Working for larger organizations it can be challenging as you want what's best for your company as well as your clients. No matter how hard I tried, I never could find that balance.  The philosophy  "the customer is always right" never applied. Even, when we were wrong.  There is nothing wrong with making mistakes as we've all made them, will continue to make them, but most importantly how and will you learn from them.  Long story short, my hands were tied and my ability to service clients the right way (what I felt was the right way), didn't matter.  I couldn't continue to operate in that fashion so I found a solution and that was Christopher August (August is my middle name).    

Now, I have 100 percent control over the operations and how we take care of clients/customers.  My passion and something I learned from my job in college at Baesler's Market (locally owned grocery store), is "the customer is always is right!"  I remember watching the owner interact with his customers and to this day, it instilled a purpose for serving clients/customers the right way. Going above and beyond. As Christopher August continues to grow, my goals are simple....Be upfront with your clients, deliver results, and most importantly provide excellent customer service.  

Founder, Chris A. Costa 

 

-CONTACT CHRIS-


MEET SHY: 

Shy is a simple man. He likes pretty, dark-haired women and breakfast foods. Also, he clearly loves Ron Swanson quotes. Shy is probably most known for being the 1996 Lowell Elementary 5th Grade Kickball regular season co-MVP. In addition to that glorious milestone, Holder is a native Hoosier and former co-host of the number one morning radio show in Indianapolis. During his time in radio, Shy led the national charge in utilizing social media as a tool to connect with listeners. In time, this strategy served as a blueprint for media companies to use as added value for their ad clients. 

Later, while serving as Social Media Coordinator at Emmis in Indianapolis, Shy increased social media reach for each station in the cluster by over 100%. He is a husband and father of three. He loves Notre Dame football, being a coach, bad 90's pro wrestling and Peaky Blinders on Netflix.

"I think. That's what I do. I think, so that you don't have to..."

-CONTACT SHY-


MEET ALLISON: 

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Allison has ran the gamut in the design field. She is well versed in all adobe programs and has even taught fellow designers how to use them. Her career has brought her to jobs in New York, Chicago and is now back in her home town of Indianapolis. She's a seasoned designer and and been in the field over 13 years.   

She has vast experience in:

  • Branding
  • Rebranding
  • Branding Events (large and small format)
  • Animation
  • Website Design
  • Magazine Designs
  • Photography
  • Videography and Production

Her background and quality of work will continue to give our clients the competitive edge in the social media and digital marketing arena.  

See some of her work as well as other design created at CA:: Portfolio


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MEET JAMES: 

James Crowley is a perfect fit to the digital marketing world.  Being a true creative individual, his talents shine with his out-of-the-box thinking along side his excellent written and verbal communication skills.

James is essential in aiding our clients build an effective, creative, and strategic brand presence through social media and to assist on projects within the Christopher August team.  Additionally, James is well equipped with knowledge of Adobe Software and the fundamental background of all forms of social networks, and not to mention is also Inbound Certified by Hubspot.

Recent graduate at Marian University and a former basketball player at the University has helped form a competitive and team-focused attitude. James has a number of accolades in his basketball career including a couple state championship rings at Carmel High School.

James is eager to engage, collaborate and inspire our client base by adding value and intern helping them achieve and hopefully exceed their digital marketing goals.

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