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The Origins of O8

Initially, we called ourselves "Origin Eight" as a play on words for "originate." Also, the number 8 could be flipped around like an infinity symbol.

We wanted to create infinitely original solutions for our clients.

Over time, our clients kept calling us "O8", which matched our logo, so we listened. Our name-as-a-logo is a slight nod to our state's beloved Prince and his love symbol

O8 teams
O8 teams

We take what we do very seriously while ensuring work with clients is fun and rewarding. Our goal is to provide a high level of sophistication, uplifting our clients to do their absolute best while attaining measurable results.

Most important to us:

  • Always doing what's right
  • Improving our own lives as well as those of our clients
  • Constant learning
  • Travel and other cultures
  • Good food
  • Strong communication
  • Proactivity
  • Fun!

Our Key Promises To You

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Complete Control

You have complete control of your data, website, and assets, and we don't lock you into long-term contracts.

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Knowledge Transfer

Our goal is to transfer knowledge to you rather than keep you dependent.

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We Have Your Back

We truly work as an extension of your team. If there's a big deadline, we're right there with you.

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Transparency

You’ll enjoy completely transparent project management. We don’t hide bad news and coach when we see a better approach.

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Prioritized for Highest Impact

Your projects and initiatives will be prioritized for the highest positive impact on your business, with agile, right-sized solutions.

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No Cookie Cutter Approaches

You get fresh ideas and an approach that's highly custom and unique to your business.

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Measurable Results, Data-Driven

You will realize measurable, data-driven results over opinion-based outcomes and vanity metrics.

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Doing What's Right

We aim to always do what's right with your best interests in mind.

Certified Partners

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O8 Core Values

Commitments

MN Tech Diversity and Inclusion Pledge

Diversity and Inclusion

We are a multicultural team spanning, supporting, and including the gamut of human diversity in terms of race, gender, sexual orientation, and neurodiversity.

We have also taken the MN Tech Diversity Pledge and are a certified LGBT Business Enterprise.

Sustainability and the Environment

Sustainability and the Environment

We are committed to making a lower carbon footprint by creating lean, fast web experiences as well as remote, hybrid, and shared work environments.

Did you know that the internet and the gadgets we use account for 2% to 6% of global greenhouse gases?

Drupal Association - Organization Member

Open Source Contributions

Open source software makes nonprofits, advocacy groups, and other organizations able to do more with less financial resources. It also makes the web more efficient and secure.

We have contributed to over 40 different projects on Drupal.org, contribute financially to open source camps and initiatives, and support these communities however we can.

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What You Get In a Relationship with O8

  • An ideal team for all things digital: highly technical, wildly creative and strategic, design-focused, industry veterans in web and digital marketing
  • Proactivity: we just get things done and make less work for you!
  • Extremely responsive communication that wows clients
  • Virtual office built on collaboration via Slack, Zoom, and Text
  • Top-notch project management and transparency
  • Stellar support with 24x7 coverage
  • Dedicated capacity for your project
  • Great people: some of the most honest, talented, and friendly folks in the industry

Our Process

A successful digital project doesn't just happen, it is the result of carefully executing a streamlined process. We take an agile, iterative and incremental approach that has been developed over a decade of experience. This methodology has proven success for projects of all sizes and complexities.

O8 Process - Alignment, Strategy, Discovery, Design, Implement, Optimize

We help de-risk your project via in-depth discovery sessions to help everyone involved reduce uncertainty, share knowledge, plan strategically, and help you prioritize amidst an array of possibilities, options, and stakeholder feedback.

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Meet the Team

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Seth Viebrock

CEO and Marketing Engineer

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Andy Keith

VP, Digital Marketing

St. Louis Park, Minnesota

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Karen Pomazal

VP, Client Strategy + Marketing

Naperville, Illinois

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Cory Docken

VP, Business Development

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Shree Goldman

Shree Goldman

Director, Digital Marketing

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Tom Hedrick

Director, Digital Strategy

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Becky Inglis

Director, Client Services

Boise, Idaho

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CK Ng

Lead Architect

Gelugor, Malaysia

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Patrick Hinchcliff

Development Lead

Denver, Colorado

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Nate McBride

Content Director

Los Angeles, California

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Sam Hollis

Client Experience Lead

Delray Beach, Florida

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Matt Foote

Client Experience Lead

Haddonfield, New Jersey

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Nitheesh Chandrika

Senior Developer

Trivandrum, India

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Barbara Davis Haas

Graphic Designer

Mundelein, Illinois