These days, you don’t find many companies that built their reputation on delivering measurable results (and have the proof to back it up). Yet this is exactly what we’ve done at Crisp Video.
We developed a method for telling your law firm’s story in a way that creates emotional appeal while sharing what separates you from a sea of competitors. It’s an approach proven to grow caseloads, attract high-value clients and multiply revenue.
The fact is, you won’t find another company that cares and is as vested in your success as Crisp Video. This singular passion for telling our clients’ stories in a remarkable way occupies every waking moment. It’s what gets us up in the morning and quite often keeps us working long into the night.
Top-level video work is the heart of our business — it creates change, delivers value and drives growth. These are the people behind the scenes who make the magic happen. A razor-sharp team of videographers, writers, editors and marketers all focused on crafting your message in ways that resonates with your audience, while delivering incredible results.
“Two men looked out from prison bars, One saw the mud, the other saw stars.” -Dale Carnegie
I have smell to sight Synesthesia, which means I smell colors. I didn't know other people couldn't smell colors until I was 6!
I ride motorcycles and drive a stick shift. My motorcycle was my first mode of transportation.
My favorite thing about Crisp is that we are constantly improving and challenging ourselves. I see greatness inside all of my coworkers and I love seeing what we can accomplish together. A rolling stone grows no moss!
"Work smarter, not harder."
I practice aerial acrobatics in my free time!
When I was 8 years old I was a contracted actress for the show "Gilmore Girls."
I love that my days are never predictable; at the drop of a hat I'm off on another adventure.
"In China, Chinese food is just called food."
I think waffles are the best because they have pockets for your syrup.
I wrote, directed, and shot my senior film! We shot it all on 16mm film, and it's a story that felt honest and genuine to me.
There's just this hustle that seems to never stop, and to me that's exciting and terrifying all at the same time. Crisp is all about community, and to me that's a huge deal in how people are real people.
"I like when things are crazy. Something good comes out of exhaustion." -John Mulaney
I am a diehard Georgia football fan, and if you're familiar with our luck the past few years, you know how equally incredible and heartbreaking that can be.
So far, I have visited 10 National Parks.
The people! Everyone is so driven and committed to the overall success of the team. Daily catered office lunches aren't too bad, either.
"There will always be someone who can't see your worth. Don't let it be you."
I'm an open book/storyteller (even if you didn't ask). At the moment, I won't shut up about where I'm shopping or adorable things my dog does.
I'll bring out an Australian accent in order to get my way...it's worked wonders crashing shows during New York Fashion Week.
Crisp is the change they want to see in the world. Doesn't get better than that!
"Do it. Do it right. Do it right now." -Spencer Kimball
I once scared off a bear while leading a hike with a bunch of elementary school campers.
I am a certified Big Green Egg Expert (Egg-spert) and can grill just about anything.
Working with people who are so immersed and invested in Crisp's mission and culture; it is SO motivating and inspiring!
"Everything happens for a reason."
I have a major sweet tooth! Like, put a bag of gummy bears in front of me and I'll probably eat every single one of them (but shouldn't).
I snort (and sometimes cry) when I laugh too hard. It has to be something really funny though.
The ability to connect with people! I actually like talking to random people on the phone. I don't care how long the call has to last, the rewarding feeling of helping them solve their problem is the best.
"Sometimes life is like this tunnel. You can't always see the light at the end of the tunnel, but if you keep moving you will come to a better place." -General Iroh
I taught myself how to print graphic tees in college.
I try to watch a new movie every day.
Being in an atmosphere that encourages growth and improvement. Lunch is great too.
"I will seek knowledge from those wiser than me and try to teach those who wish to learn from me. I love being alive and I will be the best man I possibly can." -Duane Allman
I was a pre-law major but never really wanted to go to law school so I didn't, then went to film school to pursue my passion... and here I am at a video marketing firm for law firms. Funny how things collide.
I am weirdly obsessed with Game of Thrones.
I love the people, the organization, the pace, the energy, and that my desk mate has a British accent!
"Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds."
I put Old Bay on everything.
I'm a gambler.
I like the ability to learn many different things.
"Okay... But is there a process?"
I can be found in my invisible bubble where I'm auditing, booking travel... You name it, I'm on it.
I once convinced my boyfriend to hike the Camino de Santiago, a 500 mile trek across northern Spain with me. There's something about getting pushed outside your comfort zone and finishing something way harder than you thought you could achieve that's way too great to miss.
I love that I'm constantly challenged and asked to figure things out that I may not have the answers to at the time. And getting to ring the gong.
"The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me."
I am almost 99% guaranteed to get carpal tunnel from trying to write and type too fast at some point.
You will find me belting out show tunes anywhere that has good acoustics.
I love the passion that everyone puts behind their work at Crisp!
"Stay humble, hustle hard."
I was born on New Year's Eve.
In my free time, I flip clothes (aka buy name brand items at consignment stores and sell them for a profit online)
The people at Crisp! Everyone here is super hardworking and we all genuinely enjoy being with each other day in, day out.
"Life is the art of drawing without an eraser, don’t worry about what it could’ve been, make it happen"
I always arrive early and stay late to finish my work and try to stay ahead.
When I’m not editing or shooting, I’m either watching films or playing too much guitar!
The collaboration with such a passionate team!
"Oh, y'know..." (really brings out the upper Midwestern accent)
I'm really into video games, but only simulation games like Stardew Valley and The Sims. I prefer for my gaming to relax me, not stress me out (lookin' at you, first-person shooters).
I ran cross country and track competitively for 11 years.
I love feeling like I'm creating things that really contribute. At Crisp, no one is a cog in a corporate machine. Everyone's role matters.
"So how many times can I follow up with a client before it becomes annoying…?"
I like organizing for fun…spreadsheets are usually my tool of choice.
When I'm not working, I'm spending all my time (and money) trying out the latest hair/beauty trends.
I love working with such motivated & dedicated people, it keeps me going, even on my off days.
"If it doesn't challenge you, it won't change you."
When I'm not making phone calls, scheduling meetings, or drafting proposals, I'm likely to be found getting my zen on at Dancing Dogs Yoga.
I've tried all 34 flavors of cheesecake at The Cheesecake Factory.
The constant support and feedback I receive from my team.
"You are not the voice of your mind; you are the one who hears it" - Michael Singer (the Untethered Soul) I love this quote because it puts into perspective how much we can do if we just give focus to the right things and let the rest pass.
I geek out on Anatomy and posture! I love looking at peoples functional movement and helping them figure out how to move better.
When I was 4 my doctor told me I had big nostrils because I pick my nose too much so I was terrified to pick my nose for years.
I love that I get to work with people to help their brand shine through. It's pretty cool being a part of this huge creative process.
"Why not us?"
I love taking notes but I have the WORST handwriting.
When I'm watching my favorite team play I don't cheer until the game is over.
I love the passion everyone has for their craft.
"Oh, how the turn tables." -Michael Scott
Hand-crafted specialty coffee is an absolute necessity to fueling my creative endeavors. (#1 Brew method: AeroPress | #1 Roaster: Counter Culture)
I'm a big fan of stand-up comedy. Consequently, I'm constantly thinking of conversations or jokes in day-to-day life in terms of "would this work as a bit?"
Working collaboratively! I believe it strengthens everyone involved.
"Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm." -Winston Churchill
I can't focus with my hair down.
I have 8 Basque last names.
1) I get to be creative in every way. 2) Cursing is allowed. 3) Being weird is not weird. 4) I get to work with really smart people (clients included).
“My coach said I run like a girl. And I said if he ran a little faster he could too.” – Mia Hamm
Shark Week is one of my favorite weeks of the year!
I'm originally from the 305!
I love to work creatively with the production team to bring someone's story to life.
[Point to something] "Can we tidy this up?"
I'm a walking encyclopedia of random knowledge and skills. Need to phone a friend for trivia? I'm your girl. Need to know how to tile your bathroom? I can help. Wondering what that song is called? I'll sing it for you.
I'm always listening to a book on Audible. I "read" over 60 books last year.
I love the passion and dedication of the team. It's contagious!
"Guac is extra and so am I."
I always have hot sauce in my purse.
I listen to The Greatest Showman soundtrack every morning on the way to work.
I love collaborating with clients and seeing them step outside of their comfort zone to create kickass videos.
"What are you doing in my swamp?"
In elementary school I tried to convince my friend that hair couldn't catch on fire so I lit my hair on fire.
I have three pairs of jorts that I cut myself.
I love being surrounded by so many motivated, bright people.
"Settle for nothing less than decadence."
I'm a cartoonist.
My feature film "Harbinger" can be watched on Amazon Prime.
I love taking pretty pictures and pretty music and mooshing them together in a way that makes me happy.
"Put the bunny back in the box." - Nicolas Cage (Con Air)
I made a line of fake cologne commercials in college.
I won my 2nd grade spelling bee. My winning word was "independence."
I love the opportunity to do something new every day.
"Take evasive action." -Admiral Ackbar
I played the starring role of a serial killer in a one-act play in high school.
I once swam with dolphins off of Sanibel Island.
Getting to talk to people all over the country.
"There's some good in this world, Mr. Frodo, and it's worth fighting for."
I have been cage diving with Great White Sharks in South Africa.
I listen to and enjoy the Joe Rogan Podcast way too much. I'm literally listening to it anytime I can.
Being able to tell great stories with a great team.
"Though she be but little, she is fierce." -William Shakespeare
Yes, I am that person that smells the pages at the bookstore.
I love to DIY. I love to build and refinish furniture. I even built myself a library in my house!
The thing I love most about my job is the fact that I get paid to be creative.
"If you ever start taking things too seriously, just remember that we're talking monkeys on an organic spaceship flying through the universe." -Joe Rogan
I have a pet gecko named Nigel. He's 15 years old and still goin' strong.
I was the youngest person in my high school graduating class of over 500 students. I didn't turn 18 until my first semester of college.
I get to work with really driven and talented people every day. I'm constantly challenged to be better than the day before and I have the freedom to pursue ideas that I think will make our team more effective.
It is what it is.
My first language was Spanish.
I have walked the circumference of an entire city in one day. It was Vatican City. And you're not supposed to do that.
That I am able to create meaningful and emotional content that will help our clients, help others.
"It is what it is."
I'm from Long Island, NY and pretty sure I am going through pizza & bagel withdrawals.
Both of my brothers and I all played/play college lacrosse.
I love that I get to help people realize their full potential.
"Failure is not an option, it's a necessity."
I want to be the first filmmaker in space.
My dog looks just like Scooby Doo.
The fact that my mom loves that I have a job!
"Experience is not what happens to a man; It is what a man does with what happens to him." -Aldous Huxley
Since I was a teenager, I've collected the business card of every restaurant I've enjoyed. I have over 150 business cards from all around the world.
I have a miniature boxer named Crawford who I am obsessed with.
I love being able to provide the sales team with information and analytics that help them be more successful at their jobs!
"When all else fails, love wins."
I often communicate via movie one-liners. Basically any Jim Carey or Adam Sandler comedy from the '90s.
I really enjoy awkward situations. I think this is because I enjoy the opportunity to learn why the situation made someone feel awkward.
I absolutely love making any clients the hero of their story. Their success is vital to what I do, so I will strive to make them the best version of themselves professionally and even personally if possible/appropriate.
"Some days I amaze myself. Some days I put my keys in the fridge."
I come into work a few hours early to get a head start each day. I also drink a massive amount of Dunkin Donuts iced coffee. It's concerning to my coworkers.
I have 2 dogs, 2 cats, and 2 kids.
I love the flexibility and the camaraderie.
"This too shall pass."
I give no obligation hugs. If you just need one and don't want to explain why, I'm your girl!
I love to read the fun facts on top of Snapple lids more than I like actual Snapple drinks.
In this environment, no one is complacent and everyone is necessary!
"Michael, it’s time for your next call/meeting." [5 minutes later] "Michael, it’s still time for your next call/meeting."
She can take notes and assign action items like it’s her job. Which it is.
Marian enjoys binge watching Dateline with her husband and traveling back to “the D” (Detroit) to visit family and friends.
The feeling of accomplishment after a goal has been reached and the realization that all the hard work has paid off.
"It’s time for my afternoon cup of coffee."
I'm the go-to person for food recommendations in Atlanta. I've been everywhere.
I found a way to balance my love of UNC Basketball with my love of Crisp by finding ways to watch basketball at work (don't tell Michael).
I love there is something new to learn and try every day. The people here are not scared to push the boundaries in order to not only be better at our work but also to be better people.
"We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give." -Winston Churchill
I'm a natural health + home remedy guru.
I was an English major and still love to diagram sentences.
The opportunity to make a positive impact in others' lives NEVER gets old! I love helping our clients accomplish things that they previously deemed impossible.
"Ba." (don’t ask)
He personally prefers working with as many computer monitors as possible.
Being a T1 diabetic means that low blood sugar = the entire office scrambling to find sugar filled items. Also, he’s allergic to everything (according to Devin).
Each person working here genuinely loves what they do, wants to succeed, and wants to help each other exceed.
"This better get 11+ likes on Instagram…"
She loves her extensive planner, including stickers and multi-colored highlighters, to get the job done.
When she isn’t sending e-mails, talking to clients, or writing pre-production, Devin’s working on her pop culture trivia so that she knows who everyone is when she becomes a seat filler at the Oscars. She’ll keep Leonardo DiCaprio’s seat warm while he’s in the bathroom.
I love the team. I feel constantly challenged to be my best self. Crisp fosters a sense of inclusivity amongst the team, no matter the position or title, that I love being a part of.
“Hi team! It’s me again!” [insert email, reminder email #1, reminder email #2 and text message.]
Jessica has a crazy travel endurance. She once flew 175k miles in one calendar year. She will outfly you if given the opportunity.
She makes a lot of Asian jokes, but don’t worry! Jessica is half-Asian, so she’s actually just making fun of herself all day.
The people. The people. And the people. I work with the most talented and hardworking group of people, and our clients make our job so rewarding.
"There’s always a way, if you’re committed."
In college he took the MCAT and got into Medical School. Being an entrepreneur at heart, he instead decided to start a video marketing company by the name of Crisp Video Group.
He was turned down 21 times in a row on the way to signing Crisp Video’s first client (pitch #22). As a result, 22 is his lucky number.
The incredible team I get to work with each and every day. I love the results-driven culture that we have at Crisp Video Group and how vested each and every one of our team members are in our clients’ success. It’s truly remarkable to see the impact we continue to make in the lives and businesses’ of our clients. I’m grateful to have the opportunity to work with absolute rockstars, who somehow manage to put up with me pushing us at 100 miles per hour since Day 1.
While effort is a key to success, it’s not a substitute for tangible results. You see, achieving results at the highest levels isn’t just a matter of trying harder. You must take the right action. Take the wrong one and you can accelerate failure, regardless of how much effort you put forth.
When adversity appears, it’s easy to focus on the negatives. Yet when you have a growth mindset, you concentrate efforts on solutions instead of problems. So rather than dwelling on the past, you put proper attention on what’s needed to move forward.
No one succeeds alone. Your team is what supports you and the combined skills and efforts are what makes greatness possible. Put yourself first and you’re not only limiting your potential, but likely putting yourself on a path to failure. Put the team first, and watch a unified group of people help each other to achieve their common goals.
If you can’t commit to being better today than yesterday, you’re okay with being average. After all, the same actions day in and day out don’t deliver improved results. True growth requires always pushing past new levels of discomfort.
The single ingredient shared at the highest levels of achievement is consistency. You must be willing to take repeated actions and adjust them based on feedback. After all, the best results come from incremental progress and improvements over an extended period of time.
To truly engage in your work, you must own it. There’s no cutting corners. You must hold yourself accountable for quality and timeliness, even when the outcome doesn’t bring you direct benefits.
Our clients give us the opportunity to do the things we love on a daily basis. Their success feeds our success. So there is no greater reward than seeing their reactions when our work not only fulfills their vision, but also surpasses their expectations.