Our people make our mission possible. And they make your impact become more efficient & effective.
Why Choose 86
We started 86 because we get to uncover the great impact our clients are making across the globe.
To connect our clients to their audiences, so their impact on the world can expand.
what to expect
We design, develop, and execute compelling messaging strategies, iconic brand identities, and cohesive marketing materials to further expand your impact on the world.
Carmen is Jacob's assistant and serves 86 clients with appointment scheduling, invoice questions and other administrative support. She and her husband Bob live in Fort Wayne, IN with their 6 children.
Natasha has a knack for interpersonal and strategic communication, and loves to dig deep to discover the why in each and every brand story. She got her start at Leo Burnett in Chicago, where she served as team leader and client liaison. There, she was an expert at solving business problems with creative solutions, and doing so in seamless ways for both her clients and team. Natasha lives in Orange County with her husband, Dane.
Briana brings extensive experience in business growth and strategy, marketing, sales, event planning, leadership, and client success. She most recently led the planning and execution of the SEEK conference for more than 17,000 people for FOCUS. Briana lives in Littleton, CO with her husband Nathan and three children, Benjamin, Zoe, and Emma.
Founder / Creative Director
Jacob founded 86 in 2013. His award-winning career began with the re-branding of FOCUS, which led him to become Director of Marketing for a multi-billion dollar oil company. Jacob has served as adjunct professor of visual communications at Ivy Tech College, and as a founding board member of both Exodus 90 and A Mother's Hope. He lives in Fort Wayne, IN with his nine-year-old daughter, Gianna.
Larz is currently studying visual communications at Ivy Tech College in Fort Wayne, IN.
Established brands trust
The best brands in the world succeed by connecting to their audiences in clear, simple, visual ways. That's always been at the core of 86. And always will be.