The Team

Let's meet up and talk shop.

At home and thriving in Austin, Texas.

There’s no substitute for meeting us and talking about your business. We meet regularly with the business owners we work with and we’d love to get to know you next.

Until then, here’s what we’re about. Our founding team is a group of career marketers with a love for growing companies. One of our favorite parts of marketing is setting up the direction and creative vision that starts it all. We’re a small group of leaders in downtown Austin who are passionate about beating competition for our clients and we’re always hunting for that next great message that builds business.

Get to know our two co-founders below and, when you’re ready, let’s schedule some time to actually talk.

James Sermons

Co-Founder, Head of Traditional Marketing

Having worked in multiple positions on the media, agency, and the client sides of the business, James brings an extremely well-rounded understanding and approach to the FoundSimply team. He has well over a decade of both traditional and digital marketing leadership experience, and his work with brick and mortar business owners in particular is an invaluable asset. Through his executive guidance, James has helped numerous business owners see their companies grow exponentially. He is a Telly Award winner for local and regional television advertising excellence, and he spearheads the Traditional Marketing arm of FoundSimply.

Clayton Griffith

Co-Founder, Head of Digital Marketing

As head of digital-marketing, Clay brings experience in working with over 100 unique businesses to the FoundSimply leadership team. He has held director roles in search and organic marketing within the agency world and has also headed growth for multiple startups across the US. During his many years of online marketing, Clay has built a wealth of knowledge through both client work and starting ecommerce companies of my own. With experience from the ground up in business development, customer research, budgeting, market opportunity auditing, and even app development, Clay brings a a deep pool of knowledge to our client base.

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Proudly working from Austin, Texas for 12 years