Ads matter far less than the stories people tell about you.


nar8iv partnership ensures they tell a better story.





Nar8iv has one purpose; help emerging companies quickly scale to their full potential.

We're not an ad agency. The world has way too many of those already.

We're a network of senior professionals from virtually every marketing discipline who come together, as needed, to lift our clients as high as their talents and capabilities can take them.

And despite our recent challenges, the opportunities that lay ahead have never been greater nor more attainable once you know how to seize them.

Over the next 10 years, 40% of all existing companies, including some industry leaders, will cease to exist - at least as we've known them. They were too slow to fully embrace operational technology and there's no catching up.

During these same 10 years, 6.5 million new companies will be launched with the dream of filling the void. Unfortunately, 6 million will fail and half of those within their first three years.They will embrace the technology but fail to realize the extent to which that technology had changed the expectations and demands of their audience.

Said another way, they will follow conventional wisdom right through the guardrail and over the cliff to a fiery death.

The first step to reaching your full potential and seizing the opportunity is to let go of conventional wisdom developed in and for time that no longer exists and embrace innovative thinking designed for the world as it is and will be. 

It's your company; your move.

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September 5, 2018

Not to be confused with the constant refrain of my ex wife,  "It isn't me, it's you!" (Do I sound bitter? I can never tell) this thoughtful breakup line is used in the hope that two people can walk away, whole-enough, to get back out there and fail again....

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