Adventures In Innovation

Welcome to where I chronicle my journeys and what's at the forefront of my mind. Treat every entry as an open invitation to connect with me and continue the exchange of great ideas.

About The Author

I've never been one for convention for convention's sake. And that's a good thing. There's so much wonder just beneath the surface level. Where real growth and innovation happens. I hope you enjoy these snapshots of expeditions into those depths as much as I enjoyed making them.

Screenshot from The Ultimate GoPro Production Gear Guide 2020 By Nathan Rafter video.

2020 GoPro Production Guide

Guide + Podcast + Video

Instead of wasting more time figuring out which DSLR-style photography camera I wanted to shoot video on, I opted for a go-anywhere, be-anything action camera that makes content creation fun, effective, and affordable. Now you can too!

GravGrip product photo.

Get A Grip On Stability

Product Design + Video Production + Feedback

GravGrip is a pocket-sized hydraulic stabilizer (eg a batteryless gimbal) for smartphones and action cameras. I randomly stumbled upon the GravGrip and am so stoked about this product that I joined Kickstarter just to back it!

Photo of empty conference room chairs.

Shifts In Leadership

Leadership + Business + Methodology

Discussions about demerit-based punishments often take place long before ones focused on merit benefits. Inherently, this stifles empowerment and progress within corporate cultures. Let's change that.

Latest Success Story

My partners rely on me to reduce headaches, offer clutch solutions, and grow business year-over-year. This is a glimpse into the meaningful work we do together.

Screenshot from the 2020 Sea-Doo RXT X-300 Commercial video.

Generate $700k In Sales Leads

Strategy + Compelling Content + Lead Generation

Would you rather invest in more sales staff fighting over your existing foot traffic or turn that payroll into consistent new business that's ready to close? This question helped Seminole PowerSports, Central Florida's premier dealership of performance fun since 1983, generate over $700k in new sales opportunities.

My Partners Prosper

The best part of growing business is working with my phenomenal partners. We grow together, challenge one another, and share in success. Sound good?

I'm so happy with our new websites from Nathan! He always puts forward the best solutions for each of our communities and exceeds my expectations.

- DLS Partners

I love the new look! I feel like our website is finally cool. We even have a secure employee portal now to better support our team. That's really exciting.

- EMI Guide Rail

Nathan's one-of-a-kind marketing efforts were instrumental to the Hudson's Furniture team winning the HFA Furniture Retailer Of The Year Award.

- Hudson's Furniture

Nathan makes our showroom inventory look amazing and our customers love it. Especially all the new ones that these videos bring into our store.

- Seminole PowerSports