Since 2003, we’ve mixed smarts and hustle to deliver positive ROI on marketing KPIs.


    Our signature “8 Rules” methodology delivers maximum response.


    We’re built to move fast without compromising quality for flawless delivery every time.


    Your success is our success. Our starting line: your goals.


    We drive response without compromising your brand experience.


    We’re not beholden to parent company agendas, just positive results for our clients.


    We’re willing to guarantee results. Our commitment to client success has earned many long-term relationships.


Our leadership team brings decades of client-side and best-in-class agency experience.

Tim is a pioneer in profit-driven marketing solutions. After leading some of the most successful direct programs for AOL, he founded LIFT in 2003. Tim understands how to motivate audiences and his clients know they can rely on him and the LIFT team to create results-lifting solutions to their most complex marketing issues. Tim is a Packer fan in a sea of 49er faithful. The cheese hat only comes out on special occasions

Tim Carr

Chief Lifter

Jason has a proven track record of building, managing and growing global accounts for industry giants such as Starbucks, Nike, Disney and Icebreaker through the delivery of strategic digital solutions. When he is not at LIFT, Jason spends his free time sailing the San Francisco Bay and doing his best to avoid Karl the Fog.

Jason Woodley

Managing Director

Krista is an accomplished direct-to-consumer marketer with over 15 years experience in optimizing lifecycle communications and retention marketing programs. Among a range of clients and industries, Krista spent several years planning successful integrated campaigns for AT&T and Cricket Wireless including emerging and direct-response based digital media. As a recognized expert in her field, Krista has been published in Mobile Marketer and has also spoken at Industry events Seattle Interactive Conference and VentureBeat in San Francisco. When she is not at LIFT, she is found basking in the sun with a good book.

Krista Alef

VP of Media & Strategy

Marisa has worked across marketing disciplines for agencies big and small, including McCann Erickson/MRM, Wunderman DraftFCB and Warner/Avalon, for Microsoft, HP, T-Mobile, PG&E, Converse and Snapfish. Marisa is also a die-hard cyclist; the hills of Marin don’t stand a chance.

Marisa Badovinus

Account Director

Mandy focuses on finding authentic, creative opportunities to connect brands and consumers. As a strong creative leader, she fosters a collaborative, inclusive culture. She has produced control-beating work for Spectrum Business, CREDO Mobile, IPSY, Progressive Commercial, Time Warner Cable Business Class and Combat Flip Flops. When Mandy’s not making decks, you’ll find her running miles and watching movies.

Mandy Stephenson

Creative Director

Don has developed and enhanced creative for brands across a range of verticals including automotive, technology, security, retail, B2B, healthcare and pharmaceutical. His award-winning creative work for Hyundai launched a new car brand. Don rebranded the ANA ECHO Awards, even designing the award itself. When he’s not behind the computer, you’ll find him at the basketball court in search of worthy competition.

Don Williams

Creative Director

Lindsey brings a creative approach to operations and process, tailoring solutions to individual client needs. Her background includes success in account management of direct-to-consumer work for Time Warner Cable, Aetna, Cigna, Domino's Pizza and Home Depot. In her off time you'll find Lindsey marching in almost any parade, moonlighting as a cabaret dancer, DJing for her friends or attending live shows of all variety.

Lindsey Hope

Account Director