Founder, Creative Director
Alex is an experienced marketing professional with success in identifying growing markets and new trends for consumer goods, retail merchandise, and digital communications platforms.
After discovering the power of using video content in his role in product marketing, Alex decided to follow his passion for writing, shooting, and editing video content and founded Raise The Bar to provide a powerful marketing service that's geared for the digital world.
Alex loves spending his time serving the children in his community by volunteering his services, skills, and knowledge on the Advisory Board at the Children's Bureau.
Alex is always on the lookout for unique, innovative companies that could greatly benefit from the use of engaging video content and modern media design.
Clay is a passionate filmmaker and screenwriter currently studying Film at Colombia University in Chicago where he's pursuing a degree in Film Production and Advertising.
Clay is a key part of our video production process due to his experience and deep understanding of film. His love for storytelling and eye for the perfect shot make him an excellent addition to our team.
After Clay's role with the Best Buddies program in high school, he decided to continue working with special needs children at Agape, a nonprofit that uses horses to work with individuals with special needs, at-risk youth, seniors, and veterans. Clay enjoys spending his time writing screenplays, exercising, and hanging out with his friends and family.
Film & Videography Partner
Eric Dycus is an accomplished visionary who specializes in Cinematography. As owner of Dycus Vision Production LLC, Dycus boasts 10+ years of video production and a bachelors in Digital Cinematography from Full Sail University.
His experience includes working with MTV, NBC, FOX SPORTS and many other esteemed broadcast companies. Dycus lends a unique skill set resulting in a multitude of masterfully, crafted Corporate commercials, Film, Trailers and Motion Graphics
Eric has been instrumental in bringing our creative concepts to life. He provides a deep understanding video production and the highest quality and range of equipment possible. Eric is an incredibly high-valued partner of Raise The Bar due to his work ethic, professionalism, and dedication to greatness.