Your Outsourced Business Ecosystem TeamThe ElevateX Astronauts
We dubbed ourselves “The Astronauts” because we’re nerds. This suits us well because we’re designers, developers, strategists, technologists, analysts, marketers and problem-solvers. Our team consists of open-minded, subject matter experts who are dedicated to delivering amazing results and thinking beyond the contemporary.
"Working with ElevateX has been a game-changer for my business! When I was in urgent need of a website, Nathan Dillard and his team made my priority, their priority. The result: A presence on social media that has dramatically impacted my ability to reach my target audience. I am grateful to the ElevateX team and look forward to opportunities to partner with them in the future.
Karen M.R. Townsend, Ph.D.
Founder of About My Sisters and host of the Ohio-based Sister to Sister Conference
"Our website load time was really slow, and product sales were at risk. We were referred to the ElevateX Team. They built us a brand new beautiful responsive site that was not only super fast, our eCommerce sales also skyrocketed. We surpassed our financial goal by 700%."
Marian "Skinny Bee" Andoh
Co-founder University of Dope
"Branding and marketing were essential tools in achieving tremendous success for our businesses in the bustling Miami South Beach nightlife scene. With their attention to detail the entire ElexateX team gave us the competitive advantage we need to be named 'Top 100 Nightclubs in America' for 4 consecutive years!!"
NFL Pro Bowler & Entrepreneur
We Enlighten by helping diverse organizations generate insightful messaging.
We Empower by helping change-makers digitally communicate their most impactful voice.
We define your digital strategy and make marketing work.
Your catalyst for empowerment
After determining if we are an ideal fit, it’s time to deploy the ElevateX three-step process. This methodology allows us to fully immerse ourselves into our client’s pain points. Doing this provides us with the best pathway to reach their goals:
- Current needs
- Uncover current challenges
- Desired business goals
- Expected financial target
- Market specific research
- Identify target markets
- Customer personas
- Competitive analysis
Solutions & Findings
- Build your team
- Pricing options
- Recommended services
- Timeline and suggested next steps
ElevateX Agency is a Veteran Minority Owned full-service digital & design consulting firm. Our highly experienced team holds significant experience in the respective areas of branding architecture strategy, IT consulting, and full-stack software development.
Our Vision: We exist to help businesses, organizations, municipalities and individuals produce more impact in the world by building innovative, bold, relevant and sustainable digital brands.
Our Mission: To collectively leverage our skills to elevate game changing brands, businesses, and organizations to empower an equitable and inclusive digital economy.
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Innovative. Creative. Bold. Those are just a few words that describe anything we are involved in.
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