Andrew Hood is the President and Founder of AKH Digital. Born to a family full of self-made business owners, Andrew developed a passion for entrepreneurship from an early age. After graduating from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in Advertising, Andrew interned at a start-up tech company before stepping full-time into the digital marketing world in 2013. By 2016, Andrew was managing a team and overseeing large web design and marketing projects. In May of that year he left his full-time job and cofounded his first business, Beyond Now Media.
DIRECTOR OF CONTENT
Emmanuel Lopez has been creating content for start-ups and small businesses for over 7 years. Born in San Diego, CA, Emmanuel moved to Dallas in late 2012, where he quickly built a name for himself in our city’s start-up community. At AKH Digital, Emmanuel oversees the content distribution and creation for our client’s across all pertinent social platforms. Emmanuel also works as the COO for Dallas Sports Media Company Fanatics View, and has helped with Dallas Start Up Week and SXSW.
Madeline has been working in digital marketing for several years with a background in both film & television and hospitality. She enjoys providing her distinct perspective to photography and video projects from a production aspect and through the lens of the client and audience. She believes creating genuine relationships and fostering clear communication with clients is key to any successful partnership. Madeline recently realized town names like “Westlake” probably mean said town is west of a lake.
Michael is a designer, thinker, and doer with a decade plus experience working in web design, ui/ux and graphic design. He has a passion for working with startups from idea to launch, as well as established brands and corporations looking for that extra creative spark. Michael once turned down a freelance gig worth 1200 bitcoin back when it was worth under $1. Don't be like Michael.