Meet the Team

Profound Strategy’s greatest strength is our talented team of experts, creatives, and fans. Meet the people that make our solutions so unique and so effective.
Meet the Team

Nate Dame

CEO and Founder

Nate has led SEO, content marketing, and influencer marketing campaigns for national and international brands. Now a regular speaker and columnist, Nate oversees client strategy and thought leadership for Profound Strategy when he’s not too busy being husband and dad in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.

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Todd Mayfield

COO

Todd started with Profound Strategy as the Director of Strategy, and was later moved into the role of Chief Operating Officer. He has a long history of customer service, strategic planning, and leadership that have prepared him to oversee the daily operations of Profound Strategy from his home base in California.

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Evan Burrows

Product Manager

Evan spent years honing his editorial skills in the wilds of Chicago’s community newspapers and lead Profound Strategy’s editorial team for nearly a decade before taking on a bigger role as Product Manager. He reads a lot and also has a background in real estate. He lives in Woodstock, Illinois.

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Alexis Wisniewski

Consultant and Advisor to the CEO

Lex started with Profound Strategy as a freelance writer before accepting a full-time position as an editor and, later, as a search strategist. Her enthusiasm for grammar is sometimes annoying, but her love of good content helps the team create high-quality, modern, SEO-based content. She and her family live in the northwest Chicago suburbs.

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Kelsey Maffett

Account Strategy Manager

Kelsey’s background includes traditional news writing, radio advertising, and corporate communications, in addition to content marketing and SEO. When she’s not managing operations at Profound Strategy, Kelsey likes to cook, see shows, and explore the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago with her partner and their dog.