Christopher Suchánek is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Firm Media. Under his guidance, the company has become a recognized leader in digital marketing for medical practices, an American Advertising Federation “Agency of the Year,” and the recipient of numerous industry awards. Chris brings over 25 years of experience in promotion and marketing to his role as CEO. He sets Firm Media’s strategic direction and fosters the company’s culture of transparency, accountability, and service to clients.
Before launching Firm Media in 2008, Chris served as operations manager for a large digital marking firm, where he oversaw client relations for more than 700 medical practices. Prior to this role, he contributed to projects for EMI Music, RCA Records, MTV, and Warner Brothers as director of marketing and publicity for Brainstorm Artists International. Outside of his work with Firm Media, Christopher serves as a cofounder of the international nonprofit organization Project Boon.
Curt Sautter is the Chief Financial Officer and co-founder of Firm Media. His vision and expertise have grown the company into a successful, fiscally-sound enterprise that has served hundreds of medical practices while maintaining long-term clients and employees. As CFO of Firm Media, Curt manages the company’s financial health, including strategic planning, infrastructure, and accounting. He also guides human resources and employee development, ensuring that the team works effectively and efficiently.
Before co-founding Firm Media, Curt held the role of district manager with Prism Retail Services, managing client relations across six states. He also spent 15 years in management with The McDonald’s Corporation with more than 1,000 employees under his direct supervision. In this role, he oversaw complex financial and human resources matters. Outside of his work with Firm Media, Curt is a live music enthusiast and founder of Delirium Records.
Alex began his Firm Media career as a Social Media Intern in 2013. Through the years, Alex developed a passion for learning how to make our services better for our clients. This quest for knowledge propelled him forward to roles such as Account Executive, Paid Search Specialist, Director of Analytics and now, Chief Operating Officer. With an MBA in marketing, multiple industry certifications, and a dedication to providing data-driven results, Alex knows what it takes to make each and every campaign perform at the highest level.
Joshua has been with Firm Media for nearly a decade, and his primary focus is on cultivating long-lasting partnerships with our clients both nationally and internationally. Along with speaking and exhibiting at symposiums, Joshua is consistently challenging our team to exceed the expectations of an ever-growing industry.
Brooke graduated with her BS in Marketing from Northern Arizona University. With her background in customer service, Brooke enjoys building relationships with our clients. Outside of work, you can find Brooke adventuring through the mountains with her dogs.
Jaycie has brought a balance of creativity and data driven decisions to Firm Media. Keeping up with the latest trends and user behaviors is one of her prime goals while leading the design team. With an eye for detail and the passion for creating beautiful designs across print and web platforms, she is always ready to learn and grow as a creative.
Equipped with degrees in Computer Science and Information Technology, Paul is the leader of our development team. He ensures the most modern coding techniques and technologies are being used by the team to achieve accessibility, usability, speed, and consistent web products. He is constantly pushing for up-to-date features and new programs to provide our clients with the newest functionality available. Paul is also a Muay Thai and BJJ enthusiast and loves Overlanding in his free time.
Our self-proclaimed “nerd” with a passion for all things web, Joshua James believes in taking a personalized approach to help each client achieve tangible goals. He has been managing websites for brands such as Disney, Charles Schwab, WebMD, and Phillips Dental. Joshua ensures that our client’s voice is safely and effectively communicated through their online interface. He takes great care of all our clients’ website management and hosting details to guarantee a highly protected environment.
With an obsession for all things social media and branding, Kristina is always researching and staying up on the latest trends to ensure our clients stay progressive and cutting edge. She loves to create social media strategies that help our clients grow their digital presence. Kristina graduated from Biola University’s MBA program and outside of work, she enjoys going to Disneyland, riding her skateboard, or recording new episodes for her podcast.
With a Master’s degree in Internet Marketing, Brandi has always had an interest in online marketing. Since joining Firm Media, she has held several positions and now proudly serves as our Digital Communications Specialist. In this capacity, she ensures that clients’ brands are portrayed effectively through each marketing medium including social media and email marketing. Also, she loves dinosaurs.
Bryan keeps up with new technology and trends in the design industry to better himself as a graphic designer/photographer. He applies his knowledge from school, uses creativity and skill to create beautiful websites. In his free time, Bryan loves to binge watch TV shows with his wife and relax listening to rare vinyl records.
Nohemi graduated in 2014 with her BS in Business Administration and Marketing and continues her education towards a Master’s and MBA program. Her attention to detail has brought Firm Media new SEO strategies to help improve the performance of our clients’ campaigns. In her free time, she enjoys reading and outdoor activities.
Rebecca is one of our developers and is always eager to learn new tools that allow her to build the best possible site for our clients. Before coming to Firm Media, she attended the Learning Fuze Web Development Bootcamp and Coding School. In her down time, Rebecca is probably outside in her garden or reading.
Anthony came to Firm Media from another agency where he cultivated his knowledge and ambition for marketing. His initial role as account executive evolved into SEM strategist, where he now specializes in Google Ads & Pay-Per-Click marketing. During his free time, Anthony thoroughly enjoys perfecting his art skills and studying different genres of music.
Alejandra has brought a high level of expertise to the Firm Media. She graduated from Cal State LA with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. Coming from employment with the City of LA, she has a deep understanding of accessibility and technical infrastructure. In her free time, she is usually at Disneyland or Universal Studios. She also enjoys binge-watching for her favorite shows with her dog, Otto.
From his time at his undergraduate study at UCLA, Justin brings an analytical and fresh perspective to the design team. Finally putting his passion to his career, he hopes to refine his artistic skills. Outside of work, Justin can be found wrestling with Adobe design challenges, looking up cat memes, and browsing social media for creative inspiration.
Karla graduated from Cal Poly Pomona in 2008 with her BS in Business Administration, with a focus in Computer Information Systems. With a background in IT, Karla understands what it takes to help run a successful website, streamline processes, and organize tasks effectively. In her free time, Karla enjoys reading, yoga, essential oils, and hiking.
Malia graduated from Cal State Fullerton with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology and has over 6 years of customer service experience. Nothing makes her happier than bringing joy to others, especially our clients here at Firm Media. Outside the office, Malia enjoys cheering on the Steelers, attending music & art festivals, and watching movies.
Jessi moved to the West Coast from North Carolina in November 2019 and began working at Firm Media shortly there after. In addition to her role as Administrative Assistant, Jessi is also a proud member of the Project Boon team. When she is not in the office, you can find her training for her next half marathon, hiking, or chipping away at her yearly reading goal. She also enjoys finding new restaurants and putting her personal touch on her favorite food bloggers’ recipes. Jessi currently lives in Rancho Cucamonga with her fiancé, Brian, who is an assistant coach for the Los Angeles Clippers G League team.