MediaMaxx was founded in 1987 as a digital media company. After a decade as a college-level instructor in the areas of multi-media and publishing, Jeff launched Mediafest events for training and education of multimedia and software solutions (IBM, Apple, Adobe).
In 2013, Angela joined as a partner adding expertise at the intersection of sales, marketing and across the customer journey to drive the growth flywheel.
Adapting to the dynamic digital landscape, MediaMaxx has evolved into a bespoke digital strategy and B2B and B2C marketing consultancy. Today, we specialize in accelerating growth, driving targeted traffic and leads, and optimizing conversion for brands seeking sustainable, long-term success.
At the forefront of our visionary team is Jeff Gearhart, an accomplished expert in the field and an extensive network that spans industries and markets.
Accomplished expert and the driving force behind MediaMaxx, a trailblazing entity in the digital strategy and partnership marketing landscape. His track record includes doubling online sales for clients in the performance channel through an omni-channel perspective and disciplined project management, with demonstrated expertise across the customer journey.
Jeff's background in end-to-end video production, technology education and interactive experience development has provided the foundation for a deep understanding of rich media and e-commerce user experience.
Angela is a growth accelerator, strategic brand builder, and category disruptor, recognized for her expertise in the art and science of consumer engagement, maximizing the human-physical-digital experience to drive top-line sales and bottom-line profitability.
Her achievements as both a practitioner and influencer have garnered recognition, including being named a CSA Top Woman in Retail, a Remodista Women2Watch in Business Disruption, Retail Innovator by Retail Touchpoints, and Design Influencer by design:retail Magazine.
Angela is a highly sought-after industry conference speaker and has been published in the areas of retail innovation, technology integration, consumer strategy, and experiential marketing. Her thought leadership include prestigious events such as Digital Signage Experience, Shop! Ideation, Retail Innovation Conference, Future Stores, design:retail forum, IRCE@RetailX, ICX Association Summit, and In-store Asia (India).
She is also the Co-founder of GreenDog Botanics, where she applies her extensive experience in retail, marketing, and brand development to establish a purpose-driven DTC pet brand.