Nick White - President & Founder
Nick White began his professional sales career in 1995 working his way through retail channels. He pursued a position in the media as an Account Executive at KUTV (CBS) in Salt Lake City, Utah and quickly outpaced his peers. He immediately developed a passion for helping businesses see success through effective advertising. Over time and due to his unique skills, his clients looked to him for advice with Broadcast media and with other forms of advertising. He quickly realized that he had found his niche.
In August 2005 he began a full service advertising agency. This agency is dedicated and committed helping businesses improve their image, increase awareness and drive new business. He quickly found other talented individuals to help satisfy the need and his desire to grow the business. This individuals all bring a high level of industry experience and balance to the table from which our clients all benefit.
Nick enjoys sipping Pepsi from a small tea cup with his little finger extended...
Ken Kaufman - CFO
For more than a decade Ken has built a reputation as a leader who is respected for his integrity, work ethic, and commitment to lifting people and companies to new levels of achievement. Ken has served in several leadership roles, including CFO, COO, VP of Administration, and VP of Sales, in start-ups, mid-stage companies, and large multi-national corporations. His experiences cover a variety of industries, including construction, real estate, financial services, business services, medical/dental, manufacturing, telecommunications, distribution, retail, internet services & SaaS, market research, and outsourcing.
Ken earned a B.S. in business from BYU and an MBA from the University of Georgia in finance, entrepreneurship, and risk management/insurance. His peers selected him as the most outstanding MBA student in his graduating class. Ken is a published author on business and finance topics and he has taught business/accounting courses as a part-time faculty member of the UNLV College of Business.
Ken enjoys long walks at the park where he can spend time alone counting pebbles...
Kyle Nelson - Account Executive
Kyle enjoys coming to work everyday and is excited to work with so many great clients. He earned his business degree from the University of Utah and has been involved in sales and marketing ever since. He was a top salesman for one of Utah’s largest companies and uses his experience to put together marketing campaigns that generate results. Kyle also lived in South America and is fluent in Spanish.
Kyle prides himself at accomplishing the task at hand. He believes that hard work is the recipe for success and loves to tackle a large project or solve a problem. He enjoys identifying and changing the things that will make the difference in business and marketing. He is 100% dedicated to his clients and is always available to talk with them.
Kyle enjoys a quiet night where he can go outside, dress up like a pilgrim and play the recorder (grade school instrument)…
Mike Wood - Account Executive
Mike has 9 years of advertising experience in the industry. He began working as an Account Executive with the largest billboard company in Utah. As online advertising began to gain market share, he saw an opportunity to move where businesses were beginning to spend a lot of attention. He then took his place with one of Utah’s largest online marketing companies, where he helped his clients best utilize search engine optimization and pay per click advertising.
Mike is an opportunist who is committed to finding the best solutions for his clients… that is why he joined Epic Marketing. Now he is able to give his clients the best of all worlds and do it well. He is the kind of guy that you can trust will do the best thing for your business.
Mike enjoys watching the movie "Old Yeller" and always snickers when the dog gets put down…
Robb Kofoed- Account Executive
Robb Kofoed has the attitude that every day is an adventure, and will tell anyone that everything is possible (but some things are really tough). He graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in Economics. He began his career out of college as a technical adviser and Director of installations for a start-up technology company. He is a problem solver, a creator, and entrepreneur at heart.
Those who have worked with Robb have quickly come to recognize his devotion and passion for his work.. With a lot of experience in growing dynamic businesses, he has found a perfect fit at Epic Marketing and loves to help progressive clients to experience the joy of ridiculous growth.
Robb enjoys dressing up like characters in the hit movie Twilight (ask your wife) and walking around the mall in full costume
Claye Stokes - Account Executive
Claye Stokes formed his marketing experience in the online marketing field. For years, he has used the web to connect with targeted audiences with optimized messaging and content formulated to persuade, engage, and generate results.
Seeing the success that his clients were receiving as a result of online advertising sparked a passion for helping businesses (large and small) succeed and grow from their marketing efforts. Before joining the team at Epic, Claye had worked with nearly 1,000 small business owners, fulfilling their online marketing needs.
Claye was recruited in April 2009 to ensure that our clients receive the best, most effective results possible from their on- and off-line advertising dollars. Claye is the resident marketing geek - he enjoys reading books, blogs and magazines related to advertising to stay current with industry techniques and best-practices, and enjoys seeing the incredible results that can be achieved for his clients.
Claye enjoys going to the zoo where he can loudly mimic the animals and cause a big scene…
Travis Draper - Account Executive
Travis applies the work hard, play hard attitude in every aspect of his life. Why back down to a challenge or new adventure when the results can be so gratifying? He started his career in sales at the age of 21 by using the skills developed from a life and love of communication. He has worked in various companies from small businesses to one of Utah's largest. In every sales environment, he has excelled beyond his peers and has been used in many mentoring programs and quick start teams.
He started Epic Marketing as a way to combine all of his customer service skills and sales know how to begin a new great adventure. He looks forward to a long and successful career helping businesses with all of their marketing needs.
Travis enjoys the weekend nights walking around the local movie theater wearing his boyscout uniform while passing out girl scout cookies. He is harmless but try not to get him upset.
Tandy Lee - Office Manager
Tandy began her managing and supervisory career in 2002. After graduating from Utah State University in 2001, she found employment within the Medical Field to be a perfect place to begin her career. After a short time she was supervising her department. Tandy joined Epic Marketing wanting to explore a more interesting and diverse side of the business world. She has played a key role in the growth and stability of this company.
She is very detailed oriented and able to effectively manage any task that comes her way.
Tandy enjoys going to the grocery store and randomly screaming at small children…
Sam Garfield - Sr. Web & Internet Marketing Specialist
Sam met his first computer at the age of 5, one of the very first Apple IIgs models off the line. He's been doing one thing or another with computers ever since - from programming at the age of 7 to running his own dial up bulletin board at 12 to designing websites as a teenager and finally to marketing on the web as an adult.
Sam started and ran his own Internet marketing firm and contributed to the success of some of Utah's fastest growing companies. He loves to build things and watch them grow - both in the real world and online.
Sam is always learning and is constantly on the lookout for new techniques and opportunities to improve the bottom line for his clients.
Sam enjoys long walks between 1:30am and 3am in the morning... some have seen him walking in the middle of the highway wearing his reflective orange vest. Drivers may give him the finger and swerve but Sam always returns home safely.
Jeff Martin - Graphic Designer
Jeff is a very accomplished graphic designer with over 15 years in the industry working on a wide variety of products. His talent is in his ability of look at a project with the clients best interest in mind and creatimg a design that exceeds expectations and delivers high impact results. Whether he is working on a business card, creating a brochure or designing a postcard, his work reflects perfection.
He works very closely with our clients to ensure that projects accomplish there goals and meet the deadlines set. His artistic prospective and industry experience make him a valuable asset to our company.
Jeff enjoys hanging out in the kindergarten playground where he draws pictures of random stick figures on the blacktop...