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Incipia is a growth consultancy that applies a unique, cross-functional team structure and a data-obsessed approach to performance marketing. We offer services ranging from advertising management, to App Store Optimization, to creative asset production, to custom data analysis. Email email@example.com to learn more about working with us.
Who We Are
Established as a nights-and-weekends operation in late 2013 and officially launched in 2015, Incipia is a 100% bootstrapped company with a shared, deep-rooted drive to establish a brand of world class status in mobile consulting and marketing thought leadership. We seek ambitious and like-minded co-workers to join us and clients ready to challenge us to out-do ourselves on new opportunities. The company values that support our team cohesion and happiness include awareness, curiosity, persistence, and humility. Contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have an interested in joining our team. We look forward to hearing from you.
Leading marketing and business development at Incipia, Gabe’s marketing methods are a unique blend of curiosity and data-driven thought leadership. Dedicated to constantly evolving Incipia’s marketing techniques, Gabe co-authored the world's most comprehensive book on Advanced App Store Optimization and has written over 250 posts on mobile marketing. Gabe is also Co-Founder and CEO of Incipia's partner company, Xyla, where his expertise informs the product roadmap.
Greg leads development operations at Incipia and also helms Incipia's partner company, Xyla. A senior full-stack developer, Greg draws on a natural strength in extracting the details that matter from any vision, which comes in handy leading engineering and architecture at Xyla, which supports Incipia's marketing teams. Prior to Incipia, Greg established his development expertise in clean code architecture and paradigms by developing image/video processing and screen capturing software at TechSmith.
As Incipia's managing director, Nikolai manages the day-to-day operations of the company, leveraging his knack for execution to ensure our teams are evaluated against client scorecards and improvement plans are slated as appropriate. Nikolai is an Agile Certified Practitioner and Certified Scrum Master and is genuinely passionate about planning, from abstract concepts to granular details – he’s always there to ensure that Incipia is delivering value to its clients, on-time.
As director of operations, Dan ensures that Incipia's teams are plugged in and that the right processes in place to ensure that client ad campaigns are kept running smoothly. Under Dan's leadership, client performance scorecards regularly run green, or are slated and run through active optimization. Dan also leverages his position in team Incipia to guide product at Xyla, Incipia's partner company. An Agile Certified Practitioner, Dan draws upon prior experience managing large technology projects with multi-million dollar budgets in the financial services and international trade industries.
As Incipia's director of strategy, Oliver brings a business focused perspective to Incipia’s insights team. Before Incipia, Oliver worked in financial services and corporate development helping clients and his team identify and solve business problems in an M&A context. Using this hybrid business lens, Oliver evaluates methodologies and prioritizes for timely delivery of analyses to inform paid marketing campaigns and app store optimization strategy. Oliver also manages finances for Incipia and Incipia's partner company, Xyla.
As Incipia's Marketing Manager, Hannah manages the marketing team at Incipia. Hannah also leads cross-channel advertising strategy for non-gaming clients, maintaining a balance between scale and efficiency against client KPIs. Through years of experience working at Universal McCann on the Nationwide business as both a Media Planner and Analyst, Hannah brings a unique knowledge of activation, optimization, and strategy across multiple partners and campaign types. Hannah's motivation to create a team environment where individuals continually strive to become better, while retaining a focus on collaborative compliments Incipia's culture well.
As a Senior Art Director at Incipia, Victoria manages designers and creative production for advertising clients, distilling client feedback and goals, research, and marketing signals into succinct creative briefs aimed at stopping thumbs and invoking action. Victoria's background in illustration, combined with experience as a marketing designer for mobile app, Mango Health underpin Victoria's diversity of digital design knowledge, including UX/UI, ads, and emails. Her passion for design is fuel in Incipia's fire to become a thought leader in the creative industry, and a consultancy renown for its novel and data-driven approach to marketing design.
As an Art Director at Incipia, Viktorija manages Incipia’s creative development workflow, from research, to brief writing, to production, and direction. Viktorija's background in industrial design, combined with experience in graphic design and directing design at Doner in addition to other agencies lends her a unique approach to creative and conceptual problem solving. Her focus is on bringing intent-driven research, raising the bar on quality, and intuitive design thinking to all aspects of Incipia’s creative projects.
As Incipia's Senior Data Analyst, Marina applies creative and analytical thinking to build custom reporting in Xyla using advanced analytic tools such as Python and SQL. With an undergraduate degree in mathematics and a Master's Degree in Applied Mathematics, Marina is passionate about deriving insights from data exploration, manipulation, and visualization to create cohesive, data-driven decisions that enhance customer experiences. Marina's experiences span healthcare as well as retail analytics consulting, where she leveraged data to address business questions such as prospecting the optimal customer targeting mix for marketing campaigns while analyzing the incrementality of marketing activities for effective budget prioritization.
As an Insights Manager at Incipia, Jinchuan utilizes advanced data analytics and visualization tools such as R, SQL, and Tableau to provide Incipia's clients with in-depth business reports and custom, high-impact analyses. With a Master's Degree in Marketing Analytics and experience managing marketing for companies including Uber, Jinchuan is a zealous, data-driven business professional with a passion for applying an analytical decision making process to extracting insights from big data and improving on the art of story telling.
Chris brings a senior designer's expertise to team Incipia, having spent years polishing his craft of technical motion and custom animation design skills, as well as 3D, in the freelance world with clients including large automakers and sports networks. Chris's work leaves a lasting impression from first glance, and Incipia's clients tout Chris's work as some of the best they have ever seen.
Martina supports Incipia's advertising and creative clients in producing motion assets layered with purposeful animations, and working with Incipia's marketing and insights teams to iterate on successful creative concepts. With a natural touch, Martina is able to bring any design to life, from a simple shape to a full character. In Martina's creative hands, anything can have a personality! Martina's experiences working in commercial as well as 2D animation for brands including Vonage and Culturelle help her to bring to life what clients are looking for.
As a Senior Marketing Associate, Natalie plays a key role in Incipia's gaming account strategy and campaign management. With a diverse set of mobile experience spanning ASO, A/B testing, paid marketing, and analytics, Natalie brings creative ideas to discussions, planning sessions and implementation. For years Natalie has been fascinated with understanding how marketing can impact a business and has a passionate for combining data, digital and communications-thinking.
As a Senior Marketing Associate, Hannah provides key support for Incipia's advertising and creative clients, bringing a fine-tuned analytics approach to optimizing media spend across channels, targets, and creative. With a Master's Degree in Marketing Analytics, Hannah has developed advanced analytical skills in R, SQL, and Tableau. Hannah is passionate about data and marketing, as well as combining the two to ensure that Incipia's clients achieve successful marketing outcomes.
Devon supports Incipia's app store optimization strategists through industry and competitor research, as well as developing and executing comprehensive testing strategies. Before Incipia Devon optimized website content and structure updates at MRM // McCann for a large auto brand. Devon is a passionate about growth, learning, and optimizing her full potential, and in her spare time optimizes social media and Etsy accounts.
Erica supports Incipia's advertising strategists, executing against optimization calendars, implementing test plans, and assessing the performance of campaign, audience, and creative against client and internal goals. Erica's experience spans four years of running paid social and search campaigns, managing A/B testing, instrumenting analytics tools, and managing email marketing. For Erica, marketing is a large part of her personal and professional life, and she is even known to subscribe to email marketing campaigns or purposely be caught by retargeting campaigns in order to stay up on the latest trends!
As a Delivery Lead for Incipia and Xyla, Jacob helps to prioritize the team's development backlog based on customer needs. Prior roles working at mobile ordering firm, LevelUp and Quicken Loans empower Jacob's work at Incipia and Xyla with a valuable set of experiences in business research, data visualization, and communication to key stakeholders.
Leif is the Full Stack Developer at Incipia and Xyla, powering the parts of projects that enable them to not just get off the ground, but scale and grow. Leif gains pleasure from pushing the limits of making technology work for people and bringing things to life that don't yet exist, while also honing his technique and contributing new tools to the mobile community at-large.
Mike is the Front End Developer at Xyla, leading optimizations to client and internal reporting and refactoring the way that data is presented, consumed, and transformed into actionable insights. Prior to Xyla, Mike was a software engineer at a startup that developed connectivity products for the Internet of Things. Outside of work, Mike enjoys working on his house and tinkering with hardware, including programming Raspberry Pi devices.
As Incipia's audio engineer, Nico taps into a boundless creativity to produce custom music and sound effects based on the unique needs of each of Incipia's motion design projects. Nico draws on experience writing songs and playing in bands throughout his life as well as working in the music industry in Los Angeles.
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