A CREATIVE AGENCY
with digital solutions
Design | Development | Marketing
Custom design for web and print media, as well as non-traditional creative. Targeted brand identity development.
Extensive web development expertise in multiple technologies. From personal branding sites to large organizations.
MARKETING & STRATEGY
Research and strategy. Multiple marketing platforms and creative brainstorming. Proven, verifiable ROI.
SEO & ANALYTICS
Solutions that drive website traffic and create opportunities. Custom analytics and progress reports.
Significant capabilities ranging from mobile apps to websites to campaigns, as well as mobile marketing.
Multi-channel content development for web, mobile, and social media, as well as non-traditional solutions.
Founder & Managing Director
About Chris Gorrell
Chris Gorrell numerous years of experience in business development, online technologies, and marketing. In 1999 he founded InvoAgency, an award winning digital web and online marketing agency, and has remained managing director since its inception. Chris has worked directly with 100s of startups, established businesses, and non-profit organizations to help develop online strategies, brand identity, and high level business solutions. He has managed numerous technology launches, including the worldwide product launch of one of the first internet television devices for home use.
Chris has founded or co-founded 12 companies, all of which continue to be profitable today or have had successful exits. He has a strong background in competitive intelligence and is Lean Six Sigma Certified. Chris is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis and has a broad academic background in technology, engineering, and science. He has a well-rounded set of communication skills that were honed while working as a journalist for MTV and VH1.
Director of Marketing
About Andrew Espenschied
Andrew focuses on strategy, creative communications, and project leadership. He possesses a keen ability to understand and articulate ideas. He is a thinker with a penchant for detail. Andrew brings his marketing experience to InvoAgency by researching online consumer behavior, optimizing and creating websites for the user and search engines, and analyzing website data. He helps companies establish a more cost-effective and more successful overall marketing plan.
Outside of work Andrew enjoys mountain biking, fly fishing, sporting clays and golf.
Director of Design
About Heather Cox
Heather is known for her creative talents and her wide range of capabilities. She also has established a reputation for delivering a high-quality product in a rapid timeframe. A versatile designer with more than 17 years of experience, Heather has created eye-catching logos and corporate materials for many well-known businesses, start-up companies and nonprofits, as well as advertisements, posters, signage, point of sale materials, brochures, direct mail, email marketing, pitch decks, web consultation and more.
Among her most notable projects are designs for St. Louis Breast Cancer Coalition, Gershman Mortgage, McKelvey Homes, Web SWOT Team, BJC Healthcare, Harrah’s Casino and Hotel, eMed International, Toyota, Lexus and more. Since graduating from Missouri State University with a BFA in graphic design with an emphasis in photography, she has served as art director
About Robert Espenschied
Robert Espenschied has over 30 years of sales, sales management and executive leadership. For the past sixteen years he has dedicated his efforts to developing and perfecting a business development model he implemented for Fortune 100, mid-size and small business. Some of the larger, more recognizable organizations he has supported include Express Scripts, Hess Energy, Sprint, Maritz, Washington University and BarnesCare. Industries include technology, insurance, banking, healthcare, and business services.