Innovators, Organizers, Guiders, Leaders, Discoverers, Explorers, Actioners, Balancers, Thinkers, Connectors, Collaborators, Partners…meet the talented team.
President & Co-Founder
Matt combines the vision of a marketing innovator with the passion of a lifelong learner. He actively invests in the success of every client, team member and his community.
Co-Founder, Partner, & Strategic Advisor
Rebecca is the agency’s strategic futurist. In her advisory role she works in partnership with the IC team and clients on marketing technologies. Her latest vision is focused on the AI space in her latest venture, Botco.ai.
Chief Creative Officer
At the helm of IC design, content and creative production, Mike is the visionary leader who is always multiple steps ahead on the creative chess board of branding and marketing. He leads clients through strategic insight that inspire and deliver results in the most unexpected ways.
Vice President, Client Services
Bridget is a driving force behind Ideas Collide value of love the team and show customer love. At any level of engagement, you want Bridget in your corner – strategic, determined, passionate.
Vice President, Marketing & Community Development
Joel is a powerhouse, who is focused on building long-lasting and strong ties with community organizations along with developing marketing plans, proposals and content strategies for clients.
Vice President, Digital Strategy
Under his leadership, the digital arm of our agency is built for excellence. Michael is passionate about improving ROI in all marketing initiatives through smart and measurable digital strategies.
Elisha’s ability to anticipate client needs and present solutions before they’re needed is mesmerizing. She’s poised, passionate and professional — the whole package!
Sue’s experience directing marketing efforts for the high-tech industry has made her more than an expert. Her insight is invaluable to her clients.
Bryan is a long-time advertising professional with a breadth of experience larger than his love for Portland's culinary scene.
Director of Media Planning & Strategy
A fashion-forward designer whose family makes their own wine and olive oil — Yum! Amy instills trust and expertise with each client and project she leads.
Christine is an East Coast native, bringing experience across design, messaging and marketing to early stage and fast-growth brands, as well as established organizations undergoing transition.
Her shoe collection and her leadership skills are out of this world. Anita’s vast HR experience combined with her proactive mindset is reflected in our agency’s organization.
Director of Talent & Operations
Karem dreams of media events and relaxes by writing press releases. She is a PR phenomenon that has elevated the agency’s work since the very beginning.
Coming from years of experience in the toy industry, Brynne loves out-of-the-box thinking when it comes to market analysis, audience presentations, and interpersonal relationships.
Margaret’s project trackers are as airtight the space station. This director consistently delivers polished, award-winning work for global accounts in our travel segment.
Lending from her diverse background, Ashley provides unique perspectives and approaches, always looking to think outside the box and collaborate when it comes to creating innovative solutions.
After partnering with notable international brands in Los Angeles and Portland, this cross-functional leader and proud dog mom has guided mentoring programs and culture-building initiatives.
He runs marathons in the same way he tackles every project, with ease. Jeremy is armed with unmatched patience and offers insight from web development to marketing technology.
Director Marketing Technology
James’ range on the basketball court is the only thing deeper than his knowledge of video. From storyboarding to editing, he is an invaluable member of our leadership team.
Director Video & Content
This agency veteran leads our team to victory while spearheading special projects, building opportunities for our team to grow, strategically collaborating and elevating our best practices.
Director of Innovation + Strategic Consultant
Allison loves the team as much as she loves The Bachelor. She goes out of her way to share insightful knowledge while seizing opportunities with determination and ownership.
Director Digital Strategy
Meagan is meticulous and strategic with every project she directs, even her annual office Halloween costume is a yearly success that's sure to make you smile.
Nick’s vision as a branding and design expert is clever, strategic and hard-hitting — the same reputation he’s built on the soccer pitch during off hours.
Gery’s energy is contagious and his work ethic is incredible. He is a mentor and a leader, sharing his passion for personal and professional development with any and all.
Associate Director of Web Development
Kit collects project management certifications like some people collect rare stamps. She puts them to work on some of the agency’s most forward-thinking technology clients.
Associate Director, Project Management
Bobby’s influence as a strategic leader in content is seen in nearly every client at the agency. His creativity has led to award-winning campaigns in digital, traditional, video and chatbot marketing.
Associate Director of Content
Margaret Ann goes by “MA,” but we all know her as MVP. She keeps everything running, from invoice processing to meeting strategic budget goals and keeping computers humming.
Associate Director, Business Operations
Heather’s number-crunching skills are just as impressive as her numerous marathons. Her master expense tracking and reporting skills keep us on ready for every budget goal.
Shiloh is a true creative and an inspired graphic designer. She approaches every project with optimisim and an upbeat and collaborative attitude. You go Shiloh!
A country girl at heart and a designer by nature, Amber brings a fresh set of eyes, amazing attitude and ambition to each of her projects.
Mason’s video expertise takes him to shoots from Honolulu to Houston. His talents in editing, filming and production have led the agency’s video department to award-winning success.
Trading Portland’s pines for Scottsdale’s sun, Victoria brings her attention to detail, extensive management experience and love of furry goobers (hey, Marcello!) to the agency.
She is bringing savvy and intelligence to each of her clients, delivering insightful content, often ahead of schedule. She makes copy that just clicks with our clients.
Spreadsheets tremble in fear at the mention of her name. Her expertise in data strategy has made her an integral team member and a client-favorite on every project.
Digital Media Strategist
Kayla’s friendly and persistent approach sets the standard for effectiveness. Since starting as an intern she has grown to one of the agency’s most indispensable members.
Kyndra puts the “fun” in functional email marketing strategies. Years of experience in global lead generation and marketing technology have made her an industry-wide expert.
Marketing Technology Operations Manager
The only thing more positive than JP’s can-do attitude are the results on his projects. When he’s not managing tight deadlines, you can find this movie fanatic watching Heat and Stepbrothers.
Anna's next-level reporting and strategic knowledge can only be topped by her love for a challenge, whether it means visualizing complex data or conquering a hiking trail.
Digital Marketing Strategist
Laura is quick to help and will always lend a hand to guide our travel and hospitality clients to success.
Bringing his digital marketing expertise from political work in our nation’s capitol, Justice is committed to maximizing results for our marketing automation team.
Junior Marketing Automation Specialist
Tiffany brings a warm smile and fearless dedication to every project she handles at the agency.
Latezia is one of Scottsdale’s Senior Account Manager, with roots in print, multimedia and web design. She loves a challenge as much as she loves her three critters — Snacks, Claude and Trash!
Senior Account Manager
If you’ve visited our Scottsdale office, you’ve more than likely had a warm welcome from Becks. This IU graduate is passionate about our local community, helping others and all things outdoors.
First Impressions Specialist
Brittney is the definition of a team player. She handles client initiatives on top of her work load while handling projects with dedication, professionalism and positivity.
Associate Project Manager
If she isn’t volunteering at the Oregon Humane Society, you can find Alyssa in Portland leading her team and projects with an unbeatable passion and dependability.
Senior Account Manager
“D” works day and night using his champion coding skills, ability to jump in on projects and troubleshooting expertise to create solutions our clients love.
Full Stack Developer
A master planner and dog-lover who is always making things happen. Abby constantly thinks outside the box and looks for new growth opportunities to expand our accounts.
She’s a designer, but she’s got jokes like a comedian. Katie’s affable personality and artistry always leads to memorable campaigns for our diverse set of clients.
If you're looking for strategic marketing automation and flawless implementation, all with a friendly smile and hello, Sarah is the girl for you.
Junior Client Services Coordinator
A proud Arizona native, Katie brings our agency the ins and outs of what makes a campaign successful through hands-on experience and opportunities to combine her creativity and technicality.
Ryan hits the ground running. He moves “To-Dos” to “Done” and makes quick work of complicated tasks. Simply put, Ryan is a creative and fun-loving gem.
Fun Fact: Howard has been to all 50 states. He continues to drive strategic content marketing strategies and holistic customer relationships with data-driven motivation.
Senior Digital Marketing Strategist
Claudia probably has more than a dozen best friends and never backs down from a PR challenge. Her relentlessness in the field produces the best solutions for our clients.
Public Relations Specialist
Using his array of skills and passion to grow, Ren is dedicated to expanding our marketing automation efforts using a consultative approach to maximize results.
Marketing Automation Specialist
This book worm and craft beer aficionado knows how to stop, collaborate and listen, developing complex MarTech projects from concept to deployment.
Senior Marketing Automation Specialist
Ryan is an artist and an innovative mind with an eye on the philanthropic. He finds inspiration on morning hikes and lives for evenings and weekends with his son and wife.
Drew’s talents have been described as, “ninja-like programming skills”. He’s always learning, he processes edits as fast as they get to him and he tackles every challenge.
Front End Developer
Criss brings a wealth of experience in interactive design and UI/UX to her projects. When she's not working you can find her at the latest pop culture conventions.
Mike makes magic with more than seven years of in-house and agency marketing experience, bringing strong account leadership to our strategy team in Scottsdale.
Senior Account Manager
Alex makes waves with quiet determination. She works collaboratively to find insight, strategic direction and impact.
Digital Media Strategist
Tierra is a photographer and designer with modern technique and out-of-the-box style. She ignores boxes in the kitchen as well, where she cooks up healthy meals from scratch.
Francesco comes to our agency with more than five years of proven account support in PR and integrated marketing. Beyond his stellar credentials, Francesco brings a ‘let’s-get-it-done’ attitude.
Senior Account Manager
Ryan has been livin’ in the agency world since 2010. As a Portland team member, Ryan ensures his accounts ride as smoothly as his beloved bike.
Anthony's love for craft brews and classic cars has taken him all over the Pacific Northwest. He is a driven leader managing a diverse group of Fortune 100 initiatives.
“J Ray” coordinates everything from props to location permits. She oversees from start to finish, ensuring that every shoot runs seamlessly. Which they do, every time.
Each project she works on is carefully crafted and beautiful. When she’s not fine-tuning a design asset, she’s on the floor, smiling and petting one of the office dogs.
Combine lightning-fast pace with the ability to juggle multiple clients at once and you get Andy! He’s an expert at engaging with leads and keeping our ship smooth sailing.
Hers is the first face you see as you walk through our doors. Her skillful management of the office makes Ideas Collide productive and friendly for team members and visitors.
Business Operations Coordinator
Zach keeps all projects moving efficiently and quickly. When the rest of the team goes home to watch Netflix, Zach logs miles running on the canal across the street.
Senior Traffic Manager
After 18 years of classical ballet, Lisa is always “on point.” Her detail-oriented approach to projects means that every deliverable is polished and on schedule.
Lead Project Manager
Kristin’s mild-mannered persona is just a front for her true action-packed managerial identity. She is quietly leading innovative work on our most impactful campaigns.
Senior Account Manager
Ann's creative energy is like everything that comes out of Texas, larger than life. She focuses her incredible energy into multiple clients at the agency and amplifies impact.
Aaron is an experienced marketer whose creativity and senior leadership skills are put to use exceeding consumer and client expectations.
Senior Account Manager
Erin holds to deadlines and never misses headliners. She’s a live music lover with a passion for marketing strategy and the chops to take your campaign to the next level.
Alexus may be quiet, but her video skills speak volumes. She’s a pro on set, quickly turns around any video request and delivers high-quality work with a smile on her face.
Associate Video Editor
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