Our Culture

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What do you get when you mix a group of talented marketers, creatives, and web developers, put them in a bright (orange) modern office space, and give them the freedom and tools to design, build, write, analyze, and optimize to their heart’s content? Magic, people, that’s what you get - MAGIC. This is The Digital Ring - we’re a small crew doing big things. We prioritize getting sh*t done and doing it well, and we pride ourselves on being some of the best in our industry. We love each other, we love what we do, and we’d love to get to know you. Learn a little more about our culture below.

OUR CORE VALUES

PASSION. PASSION FOR WHAT YOU DO. PASSION FOR WHERE YOU ARE. PASSION FOR WHO WE WORK WITH

LEARNING. WE NEVER KNOW IT ALL; WE CAN ALWAYS IMPROVE. LEARN SOMETHING NEW AND PASS THAT TO OTHERS

INNOVATION. NEVER BE FEARFUL TO SUGGEST NEW IDEAS, BREAKTHROUGH CONCEPTS ALWAYS PUSH US TO BE BETTER

TRANSPARENCY. WE VALUE HONESTY AND INTEGRITY AND OUR PARTNERS DO TOO.

OWN IT. WE TAKE PRIDE IN OUR WORK AND KNOW YOU DO, TOO.

HAVE FUN. NO ONE EVER GETS OUT OF LIFE ALIVE. LET'S MAKE OUR WORKPLACE AS ENJOYABLE AS POSSIBLE

Nick Ring |
Partner

If you woke up tomorrow as an animal, what animal would you be and why?

"You realize this is a really hard question for me, right? So many to choose from! I'd probably say a butterfly. Typically in this world you only get one life. Wouldn't it be fun to have two?"

Jimmy Penlesky |
Developer

Do you believe in aliens?

"If aliens believe in us, then yes."

Mason Kemp |
Partner

If you could be born into history as any famous person who would it be and why?

"Nikola Tesla: He had the power (get it) to change the entire world as we know it by using his brain rather than money."

Josh Jurrens |
Vice President of Paid Digital

What’s the best type of cheese?

"Cheese is like whiskey or wine - the best cheese is the one that's in front of you. I'm from Wisconsin so there is no such thing as a bad cheese."

Mark Tolsted |
Director of Art

What did you want to be when you grew up?

"The first thing I can recall wanting to be was a cowboy. I would ride my bouncy horse and sing John Denver’s Thank God I’m a Country Boy."

Jack Morrison |
Account Coordinator

What was the funniest moment in your life?

"Once upon a time, I hit myself in the face while playing tetherball. I guess I didn't keep my eye on the ball. Dumb, I know."

Gretta Voss |
Account Coordinator

What era would you time travel to if you could?

"The roaring twenties!"

Matt Kemp |
Partner

What magical power would you want to have?

"Bring back the dead."

Nicole Ledoda |
Account Executive

If you were a crayon, what color would you be?

"Firecracker Red. It encompasses my personality and my Badger pride. "

Belinda Yunek |
Director of Art

Any secret talents?

"I can pick things up with my toes - my daughter thinks it's hilarious!"

Catherine Goslin |
Account Coordinator

Who would be the star in your autobiographical movie?

"I'd go with Sandra Bullock, but only if it's Miss Congeniality Sandra... Or Cardi B."

Dan Podell |
Technical Strategist

Favorite place to eat?

"To eat drink? Funk Factory Guezeria, Karben 4, Ale Asylum"

Karen Koeble |
Account Executive

What is your favorite office supply?

"Dongles!"

Kelly Meyer |
Director of Digital Operations

What’s your biggest pet peeve?

"People who don't signal when they change lanes, merge or turn."

Tyler Dedrick |
Senior Associate, Paid Digital

What inspires you?

"I'm inspired by people who commit their lives to doing good for something bigger than themselves, whether it's their family or their community."

Caitlin Reiff |
Content Strategist

Where in the world is Carmen San Diego?

"She's stuck in the 90's like the hopes and dreams of millennials immobilized by crippling student loan debt."

Jenna Hillmer |
Account Executive

What's your favorite swear word?

"I would have to say f*ck because it can be used in so many different ways. Versatility is everything when it comes to cursing."