We’re axelstrat,

a professional media house and marketing firm. Our mission is to create innovative and sustainable growth strategies that help people succeed. 

Thanks to the internet, we serve our clients at a national level from our studio on Water St in Milwaukee, WI. 
We use brand synergy to help each other grow in a sustainable manner that will maximize your ROI and increase their marketshare.

Our process involves making human connections to fully realize your organization. Once we understand your vision, we integrate our systems and strategies to share it with your audience using creative, meaningful storytelling.

Our mission

To create innovative sustainable growth strategies that help people succeed

Our values

integrity | sustainability | innovation | passion

Working together we will find media and marketing strategies that add value to your business and create a consistent brand presence from page to pixel and everything in between.

Now it’s your turn.
We’d love to hear more about you…
perhaps over coffee?

The A-Team

michael
pepitone

Graphic Designer

Graphic design student currently studying at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. You can find Michael expanding and applying his design knowledge in his day to day life. When he is not designing, Michael is an avid rock climber, with an adventurous taste for the local cuisine wherever he travels.

ty
mcnulty

Content Creator

Ty became part of the #ateam in September 2019. Ty finds solutions to real world challenges by combining critical thinking and creative design. When he’s not working on content strategy or editing images, Ty hits the gym and stays active in any way he can. He is always game to try something new, and prides himself on learning new skills and using intuition to get the job done.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, WI – Journalism

emma
fitch

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Another UW-Milwaukee student, Emma is a real person designing for real people. With her designs, she likes to remind us that we’re all in this together. If she’s not on her laptop creating, you’ll find Emma at her cabin in Northern Wisconsin, fishing, hiking, cooking, and all around being thankful to be alive.

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design & Visual Communications)

ian
johnson

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

A Graphic Designer & Photographer with a strong professional, freelance, and internship portfolio. An energetic self-starter skilled in using design principles to capture and portray deep ideas, brands and emotion in exciting and powerful product designs, flyers, logos, typography and photos. Enjoy firsthand collaboration with clients to better grab their message at inception reducing re-work.

Madison Area Technical College – Madison WI (Associate Degree in Graphic Design and Illustration)

alex
weber

Photographer/Owner

Former Financial Controller for a local Milwaukee restaurant group started AxelStrat in 2017 to help businesses develop creative strategies and accounting frameworks. Alex has worked at world-class recording studios and collaborated with film students at the University of Southern California. Avid climber and coffee addict, you’ll either find him consuming copious amounts of coffee at your local coffee shop or climbing at Adventure Rock.

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee WI (Bachelors in Business Administration in Accounting)
Madison Media Institute – Madison WI (Associate Degree in Music Production and Recording Technology)