About Us

We love what we do, and we love making you successful

What sets our agency apart is our distinctively client-focused approach to help you grow your business online. We are engaged with you from the first conversation and truly care about creating the best possible solution for your needs. You set the tone, and we’ll empower you to market your business online with confidence.

Our team of forward-thinking creative designers, marketers, writers, and account managers deliver a comprehensive array of cutting-edge services customized to exactly what you need no matter what stage you are in within the online marketing spectrum.

MEET THE GO! AGENTS

Christopher Tompkins

( Head Strategist and CEO )

With a passion for culture and an obsession for marketing and online networking, Christopher honed his talents for more than a decade throughout the world, including the UK, South Africa, China, and the US.

After gaining international experience and global proficiency, Christopher founded The Go! Agency to help companies harness the power of online marketing. The agency has risen to success due to his drive and competitive nature, which benefits the happy clients who share his business spirit.

A fundamental supporter of online marketing education, Christopher regularly speaks at national and international conferences, sharing the dais with Google and YouTube, at worldwide locations including London, Brussels, New York City, Washington D.C., Atlanta, Orlando, and Tampa. As well, he has authored many informative books and articles about online marketing and social media.

Christopher’s goals and desires have never wavered and it is woven into the philosophy of everything the agency does. He is devoted boundlessly to helping people leverage the power of online marketing to enhance their businesses.

Christopher is also a published author and his latest book “The Go Method: 22 Simple Steps to Creating a Social Media Strategy That Works!” is now available.  For more details click here!

Christopher Tompkins

Dale Griffen

( RN, Vice President )

Dale heads the US sales and operations of the agency, and he oversees the healthcare marketing team. He is a senior level executive and registered nurse with more than 20 years of experience in the health care arena, and served as an account manager for a leading international acute and post-acute medical equipment and medical technology provider. Dale combines his two areas of expertise, relationship building and teaching, to cultivate trust and to help people from all industries understand the importance of social media.

Combining his strong offline sales and marketing background with his online marketing knowledge, Dale gives clients peace of mind that The Go! Agency will take unequaled care of them, their brand, and their reputation. Dale and his team promote our philosophy of treating our clients like they are part of the family.

Dale is also the author of “The Secrets to Healthcare Marketing” which can be purchased through Blurb or via Amazon by clicking here.  Make sure to grab your copy today!

Dale Griffen

Amy Hoehn

( Assistant to the CEO )

Amy escaped the frigid temperatures of Northwest Ohio in 2001 to pursue a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Marketing at the University of South Florida. Although she has always had an interest in online marketing, her career took her through recruiting, college admissions, pricing, and contracts before landing her at The Go! Agency. Amy has a passion for creating content that connects with people, yoga, mud runs, and a well-organized desk.

Amy Hoehn

Kaylee Hauesler

( Senior Account Manager )

Kaylee is our Social Media Manager at The Go! Agency and we are so happy to have her as a member of our production team. On a day to day basis, she is in charge of handling client accounts as well as helping develop cutting-edge social media campaigns from start to finish.

Kaylee is a graduate of the University of South Florida with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Mass Communications with a concentration in Public Relations and a minor in Psychology. She has a passion for telling a brand’s story and creating strong relationships with their target audience.

When she’s not immersing herself in client campaigns, she likes to spend time with her family and friends, watch movies, complete do-it-yourself projects, in addition to working with non-for-profit organizations.

Kaylee Hauesler

Michael Weiss

( Senior Copywriter )

Originally from rural Pennsylvania, Mike has always loved writing and storytelling. To pursue his dream of becoming a writer, he attended Penn State University and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Integrative Arts, emphasizing Creative Writing and Media Studies.

After moving to Florida in 2012 with his family, he pursued his Master’s of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at The University of Tampa. He has spent years sharpening his writing abilities and is passionate about delivering quality work to The Go! Agency’s clients.

In his spare time, Mike works on his fiction writing, spends time with his family and friends, and enjoys movies, comic books, and the Florida outdoors.

Michael Weiss

Beverly Rich

( Operations Executive )

Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, Bev moved to Florida in 2014.  Over the years, she has worked in Banking and Title Service Agencies honing her administrative skills. In her spare time, Bev enjoys spending time with her family and friends, going to the beach, exploring Florida and her new surroundings.

Beverly Rich

Lauren McClendon

( Copywriting Specialist )

Lauren McClendon is a copywriting specialist at The Go! Agency.  She uses her considerable skills as a writer and storyteller to spread your company’s message.

A native of Birmingham, Alabama, Lauren graduated from the University of Alabama (Roll Tide!) with a Bachelor’s Degree in English with a minor in creative writing.  She is happy to be settled in Florida after having spent the past few years moving around the eastern US with her Marine Corps husband, Jack.  Lauren enjoys painting, reading, cooking, and geeking out over comic books.

 

Lauren McClendon

Bill Welker

( Account Manager )

Bill recently moved to Florida from New York, where he was born and raised. After spending several years as an English teacher, he took his education background to Samsung where he managed a national education contest and social media campaign. Now Bill is excited to contribute his experience to The Go! Agency as a Social Media Executive.

Outside of work, Bill is a martial artist, musician, whiskey/craft beer enthusiast and podcast host. He also loves the variety of outdoor activities here in Florida such as kayaking (especially through mangroves) and exploring new bicycle trails.

Bill Welker

Bailey Follman

( Account Manager )

Bailey is a graduate from Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelors of Business Administration degree in marketing concentration on advertising and a minor in management information systems. She loves everything about marketing and is in the role of social media executive here at The Go! Agency.

While at school she was in Alpha Delta Pi and Dance Marathon thus finding her love for non-profits.

She loves fundraising and immersing herself in volunteer opportunities. In her spare time she loves traveling, crafting, Netflix, and is a major foodie!

Bailey Follman

Audrey Clifford

( Account Executive )

Audrey is a graduate from the University of South Florida with a Bachelors of Communications with a concentration in Public Relations. She has a passion for telling stories and creating content that people love to engage with and share. She is excited to be working with such an energetic Client Services team in the role of Account Executive.

When she is not executing a killer strategy for a client’s online marketing, she is usually behind a camera as a professional photographer.

In her spare time Audrey enjoys kayaking, going to concerts and exploring new local businesses.

Audrey Clifford

Nicole Baron

( Account Executive )

Nicole is a recent graduate of West Virginia University where she studied strategic communications and graduated at the top of her class. She serves as an Account Executive for The Go! Agency. When she isn’t working, Nicole enjoys cooking, baking, and working out. As a new “Floridian” Nicole enjoys being outside and going to the beach.

Nicole Baron

Ruben Rios

( Account Executive )

Originally from Austin, Tx (go Longhorns), Ruben moved to Florida to pursue his Bachelors in Business Administration. He enjoys swimming competitively as well as kayaking with the manatees in Weeki Wachee and running the trails. In his spare time, he likes binging on Forensic Files marathons, volunteering at the American Cancer Society and eating Mexican food.

Ruben is very excited to use his previous experience with analytics and social media campaigns to help clients get a competitive and insightful edge in their industry.

Ruben Rios

Josh Ludin

( SEO and PPC Partner )

There are approximately 40,000 search queries on Google every second, or 3.5 billion per day.  No matter what industry you’re in, your customers are trying to find you online, and proper strategy will help you fill your lead funnel and grow your business.  Josh’s experience with Google’s algorithms and search tools will ensure your future customers find you before your competitors.

Through strategic search marketing, Google optimization, and pay-per-click management, Josh is able to ensure your digital marketing strategy is engineered for success. Josh grew up in Florida and has a bachelors degree from the University of Florida.

Josh Ludin

Chris Wilson

( Video Production Partner )

For over twenty years Chris and his creative staff has delivered Award Winning Film and Video Content across traditional lines of media distribution for the biggest names in entertainment and product marketing worldwide. Today, he merges years of experience in motion picture and television storytelling with an equal amount of success in commercial and direct response advertising to create original content that gets our clients noticed online with real results that boosts their ROI.

 

Chris Wilson

Kim Patterson

( Graphic Design )

Known for visionary branding, creative print marketing and exceptional client relations, Kim  has been in the design and print advertising world for over twelve years. Kim earned a BFA in Graphic Design from Colorado State University and held an internship at the University’s Printing & Publications Department. After formal education she continued to grow in various environments including local newspapers, small and medium sized print companies, photography studios as well as the Art Director for a large franchise based corporate office.

Kim enjoys life with her husband and two children (dogs) Bella and Sophie. In her spare time Kim is either on the beach, learning more about her craft or photographing inspiring images.

Kim Patterson

Abdil Benhassou

( Graphic Design )

Abdil joins The Go! Agency with a wealth of graphic design experience working for companies large and small, worldwide.

Abdil studied Design and Multimedia and has produced countless design jobs over the years. He is known for his cutting-edge marketing collateral designs (business cards, brochures, custom graphics, promotional material) as well as his eye-catching logos which have been used to launch national and international brands alike.

We are happy to have Abdil as one of our Go! Agents as he always has one thing on his mind: the happiness of the client!

Abdil Benhassou

Joshua Rampertab

( Graphic Design Intern )

I have lived in Florida all my life and I attend Seminole High School and attend Pinellas Technical High School at Seminole as an elective. I have been designing since I was in middle school and it quickly became something I did everyday. Designing helps me express my ideas and is greatly influenced by current trends and music culture. I was able to get certified in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign. Besides designing I love to take photos during my free time and I also enjoy traveling with my family and trying new things.

Joshua Rampertab
Christopher Tompkins
Dale Griffen
Amy Hoehn
Kaylee Hauesler
Michael Weiss
Beverly Rich
Lauren McClendon
Bill Welker
Bailey Follman
Audrey Clifford
Nicole Baron
Ruben Rios
Josh Ludin
Chris Wilson
Kim Patterson
Abdil Benhassou
Joshua Rampertab