Smart Marketing, Powerful, Measurable Results

Big Storm, a Bozeman digital marketing company, was founded in 2008 by Drew Schug as a one-man Search Engine Optimization and Web Design firm. Since that time, our team has grown as well as our client base. Our arrival on the digital marketing scene happened many years prior and our experience covers a wide range of Web Design, Social Media Marketing, SEO, and Web Analytics expertise.

Our team likes to produce wins for clients; whether it’s an increase in reach and revenue from Facebook, achieving higher clickthrough rates for highly sought keyword phrases, or designing a better website focused on leads and sales. Our marketing company uses data to showcase opportunities and make data-driven decisions for our clients and lead them to better solutions.

A Marketing Company With Your Best Interests In Mind

In simple terms Big Storm is a digital marketing, web design, and development company. We work strategically to implement fresh design, strategically design advertisements, and improve online user experiences for your customers. Our work benefits businesses who need a return on their investment. We aim to build relationships, direct, enhance, and create the best possible user experience that creates more business for our clients. Our difference: we measure it, rework it, and make it better.

Big Storm is based in Bozeman, Montana and has over 12 years of strategic and real-world experience with people who run profitable businesses online. We enjoy solving problems and challenges that intimidate others. We look forward to connecting and working with you to improve your business. Contact Us Today

Drew Schug principal at Big Storm

Drew Schug

Principal

Rooted in Bozeman Montana, Drew Schug is a digital marketer and strategic web designer who helps clients develop long-term vision and the necessary short-term tactics to achieve their marketing and sales goals. He brings over 16 years of business building and cost-saving experience to the projects he is involved with. Drew has worked with Fortune 500/publicly traded organizations as well as individual attorneys, real estate organizations, educational institutions, and side-by-side with marketing agencies. His diverse experience has ingrained in him the importance of measurable results and value creation that carries through to his interaction with each client. (more…)

Matt Konen marketing manager at Big Storm

Matt Konen

Marketing Manager

 

Matt Konen is a Technical Marketer at Big Storm, LLC. Since he joined Big Storm’s team of marketing professionals in 2011, he has excelled in delivering and executing digital marketing strategies for clients, applying his experience in PPC marketing, SEO, content writing, data analysis, and social media marketing to help clients achieve their business goals. (more…)

Emily Gunderson, Big Storm Graphic Designer, Lead Designer

Emily Gunderson

Lead Designer and Project Manager

Since joining Big Storm, Emily has honed her project management and design skills and she is currently our Lead Designer and Project Manager on the team. Her creativity and attention to detail shine through in each and every project she works on. In the past four years, she has led her team to complete countless successful radio and television ads, online advertisements, websites, logos, and many other deliverables. Emily’s constant smile, upbeat attitude, and willingness to always learn something new are just a few of the reasons why we enjoy having her on our team. Outside the office, Emily loves spending time with her husband and family, reading, and cooking delicious food.

Emily Gunderson, Big Storm Graphic Designer

Anna Anderson

SEO and Social Media Manager

Anna joined Big Storm in 2019, bringing with her an entrepreneurial spirit, a love of learning, and a keen sense of marketing. She has worked in the startup world and brings a unique perspective to Big Storm, with a focus on sustained growth. When out-of-office Anna trains for various races, like marathons, and enjoys doing any outside activities with her husband, Max, and dogs, Ragnar and Bjorn, as well as cooking WFPB meals, learning new skills, and playing video games.

Matt Konen marketing manager at Big Storm

Katherine (Katie) Nell

Graphic Designer

Katie enjoys spending time outside with her family, friends, and her crazy dog Riley — preferably all at once. She brings her positive attitude and love of design into everything she does. She is utilizing her design skills to create online advertisementswebsites, logos, and more for Big Storm. Katie is originally from Red Lodge, Montana and is an alumna of Montana State University with a BFA in Graphic Design and a minor in small business and entrepreneurship.

Drew Schug principal at Big Storm

Tory Kirkeby

Graphic Designer

From Helena, Montana, Tory is one of our graphic designers. He brings his positivity and kind-hearted nature to Big Storm every day. His attention to detail and creativity are some of the skills he exercises to create websites and logos at Big Storm. Tory received his BFA in Graphic Design at Montana State University. During his free time, he enjoys drawing on his iPad, hanging out with friends, and playing with his cats.

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Anna Redbond

SEO and Social Media Marketer

Anna is a SEO and Social Marketer with a strong background in nonprofit marketing and the tech startup world. She has a keen eye for detail, a passion for content, and a care for everyone she works with. Originally from Surrey, England, Anna brings a British flair to the Big Storm team. Outside of work she enjoys staying active by climbing and coaching martial arts. She can also be found curling up with a good book, a cup of tea, and her cat Kiwi.

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Monty Tipps

SEO and Social Media Marketer

Monty is an SEO and Social Media Marketer, bringing a background in SEO and PPC to the Big Storm team. As a recent graduate of Montana State University with a bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Monty is eager to learn new things and gain new expertise in SEO, Social Media, PPC marketing, and all things digital marketing. Like most Montana natives, when Monty is not in the office he enjoys doing anything outdoors. Some of his favorite activities include riding his dirt bike, hiking, hunting, and hanging out with his dog Mac.

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Ian Mckay

Graphic Designer

Ian McKay is a graduate of Montana State University with a BFA in Graphic Design. He enjoys exercising his creative and troubleshooting skills while designing. Originally out of Missoula, Montana; Ian transferred to Montana State University in 2017 to pursue his interest in graphic design. His days are mostly spent in blissful solitude pursuing personal goals and interests. Ian is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with the team of talented and lovely individuals at Big Storm.

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Ben Guericke

Programming Intern

Ben’s passion for computer science can be seen in the wide variety of projects he has worked on, ranging from IOS apps to data compression. The combination of his experience with a variety of computer languages and enthusiasm for the field makes him a superb addition to the Big Storm team. Ben was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, where his love for the outdoors originated, eventually driving him to Bozeman, Montana, to pursue a BS in computer science from Montana State University. In his free time, you can find Ben playing Spikeball, hanging out with friends, or skiing.

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Noken Aier

Marketing Intern

Noken is a senior at Montana State University with a Marketing Major and a Finance Minor. He always found himself lost in the trance of the marketing world. Noken is inspired by new and exciting websites and hungry to learn how he can build an effective and attractive website. Originally from Nagaland, India, Noken brings a new perspective of the world to the Big Storm family. He is electrified to be a part of the Big Storm team and produce positive results using a data-driven approach.

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Kaitlin Lane

Marketing Intern

Kaitlin Lane is originally from Harlowton, MT where she grew up on a ranch just outside of town. She graduated from Montana State University (MSU) in May 2021 with a degree in Marketing. During her time at MSU, she was the president of the American Marketing Association (AMA). Under her leadership, the chapter became a top 10 international chapter and she also earned first place in the Marketing Strategy competition at a national level. She loves the entrepreneurial world, so much so that she is pursuing her startup to help reduce food waste. In her free time, she loves to draw, hike, float the river, and hang out with friends. She is excited to work with Big Storm and to enhance her skills in their progressive and friendly work environment.

PEOPLE ♥ BIG STORM

Big Storm was essential in helping us update our website. We focused on making our new website user-friendly, modern, and convenient. Big Storm exceeded our expectations on all fronts. Their knowledge of SEO and PPC has given us a newfound confidence in our website placement and keyword prioritization. We would highly recommend the Big Storm team.

Desiree Smith

VP, Real Estate Mortgage Officer

Big Storm has been wonderful to work with. They have a very professional and helpful staff. In addition, they have ensured that we have a strong online presence in the Bozeman area and have really taken the time to design us a beautiful, user-friendly website. Our patients, both new and established, have commented positively on our website. We have been able to increase our client base, allowing us to serve more patients. I highly recommend Big Storm Marketing to anyone needing their services. -Bozeman Clinic PLLP

Judy Douglas

Administrator, Bozeman Clinic

I’ve known Drew for many years and have worked with him and his collaborative team for over 12 years. We have worked on large-scale projects together for a local company and he’s even worked with me on my own personal venture. Each time the process is mindful and creative as he comes from a place of true understanding, and incorporating your wants, needs, and goals. The process has been incredibly fun, as it should be and we are excited to see what the future has in store as we continue this relationship. Thank you Big Storm for all you do.
Rayna Stewart

Former Assistant General Manager, The Ridge Athletic Club