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The fabric of our company is built on transparency, integrity, innovation and exceptional customer service. Get in touch with us and let us know how we can be of service.

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Who we are

Bravenet Marketing and Five Star Media Group have joined forces to create an innovative online marketing agency that provides the personal connection of a boutique agency and the expertise and infrastructure of a large agency.

With a team of expert designers, developers, online marketers, strategists and content creators we offer a cohesive approach to online marketing that will give your business a competitive edge to outperform your competition.

Meet the team

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Founder, CEO

Dave Shworan

Wannabe pro golfer.

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VP of Marketing

de Villiers van Zyl

Gone Surfing.

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5 Star Media Owner

Kelsey Pringle

I LOVE building things...
Businesses, communities, events, relationships.

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Senior Internet Strategy Consultant

Gary Anglin

The internet?
Yeah, that was my idea.

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Brand Architect & Client Relationships

Suzanne Hedges

Collaborator, Connector, Eternally Curious. Lifelong Learner. Skipping rope, reading books and local eats are my faves!

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Online Marketing Specialist

Mike Anderson

Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.

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Emily Hwang

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CONTENT Developer

Courtnie Croft

Some days I amaze myself. Other days I look for my phone while I'm holding it.

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Sanya Kapoor

A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure, now guess who’s the diamond?

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Creative Director

Wade Pringle


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Systems Administrator

Neil Brewer

The keeper of keys and grounds at Bravenet. The “oopsie” guy.

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Director of Customer Service

Tim Burke

Recovering ice cream addict.

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Support & Marketing

Tiffany Elliott

I look exactly like my Bitmoji and that is my greatest accomplishment.

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Full Stack Developer

James Moxley

I turn coffee into code.

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Head of Operations

Nathan Coulson

Self-Proclaimed Handyman

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Director of Finance/ Office Manager

Susan Foulds

As Director of Finance and Office Manager, my most important duties are to ensure we have coffee and toilet paper.

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Systems Administrator

Steve Lang

If it ain't broke, don't fix -- SQUIRREL!!!!

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Software Developer

George Goodman

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Doug Giebelhaus

I like to paint

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Customer Solutions

Don Murphy


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General Council

Craig Shworan

He is our lawyer, not yours.