For 21 years, Marcus Sanford has helped organizations understand their data, optimize their digital presence, and make more informed business decisions.

His background is in diverse business sectors, including government, higher education, enterprise software, advocacy, and non-profit.

After leading analysis and reporting for a marketing agency, Marcus became an independent marketing consultant. His current clients include marketing and advertising agencies across the country, top colleges and universities, federal and state government agencies, and businesses of all sizes.

As the co-founder of Ignite Consulting in Austin, Texas, Marcus led 100+ community advocacy campaigns. The efforts he consulted for established a commuter rail system, created community health clinics for underserved populations, funded development of parks, trails, bicycle infrastructure and safer roads. He was a founding board member of Austin CarShare, the first nonprofit carsharing organization in the southern United States.

When he’s not working, Marcus is hiking, biking, or at the lake somewhere with his family in beautiful Wisconsin!