Culture, Team and Lifetime Friendships
At its core, The Guerrilla is an SEO and digital marketing agency. We chose the term “Guerrilla” because we help our customers promote their products or services by using our high energy communication skills and personable memorable writing and techniques.
Relationship Focused – Guaranteed Happy
When we started The Guerrilla Agency, we noticed that there were dozens of marketing agencies that weren’t producing the results that their clients wanted. On top of that, most marketing agencies don’t operate on our two core principles – communication & trust. At The Guerrilla Agency, you can have our word that we’ll go out of our way to ensure that our communication is on point and all expectations are met and exceeded upon.
Located in Downtown Minneapolis
Lead Visionary / Business Development
AJ had the entrepreneur gene long before it became a trend. After getting his degree in entrepreneurial studies at the University of St. Thomas. He started his own agency, The Launch. This was the seed that eventually sprouted into The Guerrilla Agency. There’s nothing AJ loves more than creating results for a client, as he sees his own entrepreneurial spirit in our clients, and strives to make his success theirs as well.
Marketing Director / Managing Partner
Clayton Johnson, our managing partner, has been entrenched in the SEO world for over a decade. His unique perspective on the dynamic world of search comes from his veteran status — as he has seen almost every algorithm change imaginable over his tenure. He has been able to create actionable and successful solutions for each and every single one thus far, gearing him up for changes yet to come.
Project Manager / Video Production Specialist
Our project manager, Kirk, got his start in mastering efficiencies by producing and directing a wide variety of commercials, corporate videos, and broadcast television. Over the years he worked his way up to Director of Media Productions for the 5th largest mortgage company in the country. After six years in Philly, he decided it was time to move back home to the land of lakes and became a part of something special here at The Guerrilla Agency.
As our creative director, Sam brings conception to reality with your preferences at the forefront of his process. His extensive writing career springboarded his love for alternative content avenues such as photo, video, and even the occasional meme. Through years of freelance and agency experience, along with HubSpot’s content academy, he is constantly improving his craft through intrigue and continuing education.
IT has always been in Tony’s blood, an innate ability to solve complex problems and provide out-of-the-box solutions. Tony’s comes from 20 years of IT experience, a two-year degree in computer/network support, BA in human services, and a professional certificate in web design. Tony also holds a Hubspot inbound marketing certificate and SEMRush certificate for SEO. Tony enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and their two boys.