Meet The Team | Data-Dynamix, Inc.

Brent Fankhauser
Founder and President

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Brent’s vision for combining data, marketing strategies, and entrepreneurial spirit ultimately founded Data-Dynamix over two decades ago. He understands the relationship between data, strategy, and real results in marketing. Brent has business expertise in the restaurant business and the world of importing and exporting. Brent loves encouraging and helping people meet their personal dreams and goals. He loves seeing other businesses thrive. When Brent isn’t thinking about business, you can find him looking for the best food in town and a good bottle of wine to go with it!

Kevin Layton
CEO

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Combining vision, experience, and fervor for life, Kevin fearlessly leads the Data-Dynamix team. He brings an extensive background for building businesses and helping them grow through a variety of digital marketing strategies. Kevin has traveled the world, done business in over 35 countries, and has lived in Germany, Australia, and the Czech Republic. He has multiple award-winning teams and has worked for leading names such as Lockheed Martin, GE, SRA International, and SAAB-Sensis. When Kevin isn’t working, you can find him on his John Deere mowing his pastures, hunting, and spending time with family!

All that is promised is today… Live, Love, Laugh and Work Smart

Brian Tellinghuisen
VP of Client Services

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Brian puts only the deepest attention to detail and passion for customer service into each marketing campaign. He has a degree from South Dakota State University in Journalism and Advertising, and previously worked in marketing for the mobile industry. Brian knows what consumers need and how to deliver that for our clients! The passion and attention to detail that he brings to our marketing campaigns, is also mirrored in his personal hobbies. He is currently teaching himself classical guitar, creates miniature sculptures and furniture, and loves gardening.

It’s only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth – and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up – that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.
Dr. Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Brendon Brigham
Vice President of Customer Experience and Product Integration

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Brendon loves all things fast, and that’s why he’s such a great fit at Data-Dynamix. He loves seeing the fast, deliverable responses we give our clients through digital marketing campaigns. Although, he admits that sometimes his brain is moving so fast, that his fingers can’t keep up! While at work he thinks and moves fast, he likes to slow down at home. He enjoys spending as much time as he can with his wife and daughters. Brendon also finds enjoyment out of some slower-paced hobbies like fishing, camping, hiking, and ice-fishing.

Jude Fontenot
Vice President of Sales Training & Development

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Combining the vision for growth with a passion for results, Jude is integral in telling the world about Data-Dynamix and the power of digital marketing. As Director of Sales Training & Development he not only meets with prospective and new clients, but also oversees the training managers, coordinators, and service teams. Jude attended Colorado State University for Literature, yet his attendance never stopped his love for skiing, softball, and other outdoors activities. His passion for outdoor activities extends out to watching sports, and his love for his family and friends

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” –Albert Einstein

Brett Wetsell

Director of Product Development and IT

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Brett is our resident IT guru, handling all things Internet and all thing technological. He oversees our IT operations and leads development of our digital products. Brett has an extensive background in digital communications, web analytics, and backend program developments. When Brett is not thinking about IT solutions, he can be found cleaning up after his children, cooking for his children, and playing with his children, all while dreaming about sleeping, reading, or true “free time.”

Stan Justice
Central & Western Regions Account Manager

Stan compliments traditional media expertise with solid experience in digital revenue development. He’s passionate about managing and implementing ad sales solutions on a national and local level, working primarily with our broadcasting outlets and their clients to deliver positive results…training and working with sales teams to increase revenue and profitability.

Raised in the Cincinnati area, Stan’s worked in Nashville, Chicago and Southern California after graduating from the University of Kentucky. During his time away from work, he enjoys golf, running and skiing, along with spending time traveling with his daughter.

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover. –Mark Twain

Michelle Chavez
Digital Specialist

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Michelle brings a unique mix of experience, expertise, and creativity to our brokerage services department. She assists clients in researching data across a wide range of industries from B2B services, consumers, catalog buyers to international. Her motto is to “listen, research, and respond”. There simply aren’t enough hours in the day for Michelle. Between work mode and all of the cooking, boating, and motorcycling she likes to get in during free time, she is one busy lady! She is a big Harley Davidson fan and loves getting out whenever she can!

Ninety-nine percent of genius is knowing what’s important – Albert Einstein

Jackie Sage
Audience Targeting Specialist Manager

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Jackie has yet to find a digital marketing campaign she didn’t get excited about! She thrives on executing digital marketing campaigns to deliver results! She is an integral part of our customer service team, ensuring that our clients’ campaigns go out properly with the right data filters. Jackie knows marketing and knows retail! She’s worked for names like Apple, Nike, Ralph Lauren, The Sports Authority, eBags, and The Athlete’s Foot, just to name a few! Jackie has a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and Economics from Colorado State University. She loves sunshine and the outdoors, and Colorado gives her plenty of both! She loves snowboarding, biking, and hiking when she can break away from the computer!

Live today, Forget Yesterday and Good Hopes for Tomorrow.

Ann Langer
Audience Targeting Specialist

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Making sense of all results and data is just one of the magic tricks that Ann has up her sleeve! She is our in-house wizard at curating the results of past marketing and email campaigns, and making that information make sense to our clients! Ann is a big believer in customer service as the core of everything we do at Data-Dynamix. While she may be a wizard with organizing and presenting data, her hobbies tend to be a little different! She can be found riding ATV’s, trail riding, or practicing photography when she’s not at work!

Do Unto Others as you would have them do unto you.

Lesli Rawls
Audience Targeting Specialist/Finance

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A once professional drummer and singer turned account executive, Lesli brings an energy to our team that can’t be beat! (Get it? …Beat.) Lesli keeps close tabs on all of the reports, invoices, and rebates for each account. She loves the devoted excellence that the Data-Dynamix team brings to the team, as well as to each client’s project as well. Lesli has over 30 years of business and management experience that she brings to our team. When she isn’t rocking it out for our clients, Lesli can be found traveling, enjoying music, or reading a good book!

“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way; If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse”. Jim Rohn

Jeff Pruett
Audience Targeting Specialist

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Jeff provides vital support to our customer service team, managing campaigns and client accounts. He loves anything technical, including building programs and computers in his spare time. He loves living in Colorado and loves exploring the outdoors.

Margaret Fontenot
Accounting

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Margaret (Margie) provides bookkeeping and accounting support at Data-Dynamix.  With extensive and varied administrative experience in the Airline, Telecommunications, and medical industries, she is a vital team member maintaining financial archives and providing organizational oversight.  In her free time, Margie volunteers in her church parish and her town in various ways.  Margie lives in Erie, Colorado and has two grown children.

Mitch Mayer
East Coast Account Manager

Mitch has a contagious energy for digital marketing and infuses that into managing sales on the East Coast for Data-Dynamix. Mitch has a longstanding history in digital marketing, first working for citysearch.com, The Denver Post, Yahoo, and NJ Advance Media. He loves working with clients on new products that will help enhance their marketing strategy and set them apart from their competition. Mitch stays pretty active with running, tennis and fishing with his wife and daughter in New Jersey.