Celebrating 15 Years of Evolve Marketing: A Journey of Growth, Purpose, and Success

The Evolve Marketing logo and 15 years graphic over a photo of the members of the Evolve Marketing team.
By Todd BertschFeb 08, 2024

I’m thrilled to share with you the exciting milestone of our 15th anniversary. This isn’t just a celebration of time passed; it's a moment of reflection on the incredible journey we've embarked upon.

Core Values Guide Our Operation

When I founded Evolve, my vision was to create something extraordinary—something with a distinct identity and a powerful brand. I aimed to establish core values that weren't just words on paper or fancy signs, but principles that would genuinely guide every facet of our operations. Today, I’m proud to say that we have achieved just that.

Embracing Challenges for Growth and Improvement

Building a company is no walk in the park; it has its fair share of challenges. We’ve all made mistakes along the way, but each one has been a steppingstone to growth and improvement. Evolve has always made space for taking smart risks and embracing failures, provided we learn from them, which allows our team to grow and innovate together. As the saying goes, a company is only as good as the people it surrounds itself with. We’ve built a team of like-minded individuals who approach every day with the goal of doing their best work, continuing to learn, and growing in all they do.

Our Team is Intentional in Everything We Do

Our success story at Evolve is a testament to the incredible individuals who have been a part of our journey. I’m immensely grateful for the talented, passionate, and caring team that defines Evolve today. We’re truly blessed.

What sets Evolve apart is our commitment to being intentional in everything we do. We carefully consider every decision, whether it involves our team, our clients, or the work we do. Our thoughtful and respectful approach to every situation makes us stand out.

One of the most fulfilling aspects of Evolve is witnessing the growth of our team members. Providing career opportunities and watching individuals evolve from entry-level positions to leadership roles is extremely fulfilling.

Evolve Marketing Continues to Thrive Despite Economic Downturns

In the unpredictable world of business, where curveballs are inevitable, grit and resilience are crucial. I founded Evolve in the midst of economic challenges in 2009. Since then, we’ve navigated through the storm of the COVID-19 pandemic and continue to thrive despite economic downturns.

There's no “secret sauce” to reaching 15 years; it's about living and leading by the golden rule and strong core values. Success is achievable for any business that’s built on and stays in alignment with these guiding principles.

I extend my heartfelt thanks to everyone who’s been a part of Evolve, from our dedicated team members to our incredible clients. You’re the reason we've come this far, and I’m excited about our future. One thing is certain—we’ll always continue to evolve.

Here's to 15 years of growth, purpose, success, and to many more milestones ahead!

About the Author, Todd Bertsch: Owner and President of Evolve Marketing

Todd Bertsch founded Evolve Marketing in 2009. As an award-winning web designer, educator, lecturer, and speaker, his 28+ years of experience in web design and development and marketing strategies separate him and Evolve from others in the web industry.

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