The Creative Team

Todd Schuett

Todd Schuett
Founder and President

Todd has worked in the industry since 1974, first running lathes, mills, and grinders, then selling high-performance CNCs and computer applications. As an avid industry educator and author, he is also an enthusiastic advocate for American manufacturing. Todd’s main focus is marketing and web development, as well as consulting with our customers.
 

James Renallo

James Renallo
Creative Director, Partner

Jimmy has a degree and background in Marketing and Sales that is paired with a passion for Photography, Videography and Drone work, with over 10 years of experience. The knowledge of leveraging social media makes him an asset to anyone looking to grow their online presence. Motivated to challenge the norms and create differently and in a way that will make your company stand apart from the rest.

Tom Barrett

Tom Barrett
Strategic Planning and Marketing

Tom Barrett, a nationally recognized speaker, author and business consultant, has over 30 years of successful experience in a variety of manufacturing and distribution industries. Tom specializes in encouraging organizations to emphasize the opportunities and achievements they already have, while guiding them through to the next level of transformative success. Tom’s expertise includes strategic planning, market research, marketing, communication, and business coaching.

Aaron Schuett

Aaron Schuett
Technology Coordinator

Aaron grew up travelling to manufacturing conferences and machine shops with his father. His passion for technology led him to careers with a renowned university’s online education program, as well as with the world's largest enterprise remote access company. Aaron’s main focus is on management of Creative’s web server and technology infrastructure, and he also lends a hand with photo and video.

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