Meet The People Behind The Name
Along with our main goals we strive to always be one step ahead. You can count on the fact that we will have solutions for problems you didn't know you had until they were already solved!
Garrett James | CEO President
Garrett James is the dynamic founder of Disrupt Media Group (DMG), a cutting-edge marketing and business development firm based in Miami Beach, Florida. At just 29 years old, Garrett is a high-energy entrepreneur who brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his work.
He started his journey is in fitness, where he excelled as a competitive bodybuilder and aspiring amateur boxer. Thanks to his ferocious work ethic, this quickly led to a career in corporate gym management, working for major players in the industry like Gold's Gym. While he experienced great success in this role, Garrett felt unfulfilled and knew that he needed to pursue a more entrepreneurial path.
In 2018, Garrett took a bold step and moved to Los Angeles with nothing but $400, the suitcase he had with all his earthly belongings, his sales and marketing expertise, and a fierce determination to succeed. He quickly made a name for himself in the cannabis space, using his skills to help businesses in this emerging industry grow and thrive. This success led to the creation of Disrupt Media Group, which has since become a leader in digital marketing and lead generation for service-based businesses.
A true believer in the power of personal development, Garrett is constantly seeking to learn and grow. He's an avid reader, having devoured more than 50 books in the past year alone. This commitment to self-improvement is evident in everything he does, from his work with clients to his efforts to be the best version of himself.
In addition to Disrupt Media Group, Garrett has recently founded SunLove Solar, a solar energy company that is already making waves in the industry. His entrepreneurial spirit, combined with his marketing and business development expertise, make him a force to be reckoned with in the world of digital marketing and beyond.
Lauren Smith | Co-Founder
Lauren Ann is a co-founder of Disrupt Media Group, a leading marketing and business development firm based in Miami Beach, Florida. Lauren has a fascinating background that includes modeling, acting, and a passion for numerology.
Modeling since the age of 12, her stunning looks and magnetic personality have landed her high-profile gigs with companies like Mercedes Benz, Ford Motor Company, and many others. She's also appeared in a handful of short films produced by Full Moon Studios, and has earned recognition as a SAG actor.
Beyond her modeling and acting career, Lauren has made a name for herself in the world of social media. She has over 1.5 million followers across various platforms, and has been featured on the cover of Penthouse magazine, Shagmag, and Easy Riders. She's even graced the cover of the Playboy calendar.
Lauren is passionate about numerology and using this to help high performing teams become more aligned with themselves and each other. She is proud to be a life path 11 and also very sensitive and empathic, which gives her a unique perspective on life and business, and allows her to truly FEEL her way through using her powerful intuition.
As a co-founder of Disrupt Media Group, Lauren brings her expertise in marketing and social media to the table, along with her natural charm and engaging personality. Her background in modeling and acting has given her an eye for detail and a knack for creating compelling content that resonates with audiences. With Lauren's help, Disrupt Media Group has become one of the most respected marketing and business development firms in the industry, helping clients scale from $1-3M to 10x their current benchmark.
Chelsea | Call Center Manager
Chelsea is a dynamic and accomplished professional in the field of customer service, with a remarkable journey that has seen her rise from the ranks of a call center agent to become a dedicated Call Center Manager. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, Chelsea has consistently demonstrated her passion for leadership and a relentless drive to achieve results.
Chelsea's career began as a call center agent, where she honed her skills in providing exceptional customer support and mastering the art of effective communication. Her dedication and exceptional performance soon caught the attention of her superiors, leading to her promotion to the role of Team Lead. In this capacity, Chelsea not only continued to excel in her responsibilities but also took on the added responsibility of mentoring and motivating her team members to reach their full potential.
Recognizing her leadership potential and her ability to drive success,
One of Chelsea's standout attributes is her experience in sales, which has allowed her to bring a unique perspective to her role as a manager. Her sales background has proven invaluable in understanding customer needs and implementing strategies that lead to increased revenue and customer satisfaction.
Chelsea is known for her "never give up" attitude. She is relentless in her pursuit of success and will stop at nothing to ensure that her team delivers outstanding results. Her dedication and enthusiasm are infectious, creating a work environment where her team members are inspired to go the extra mile to get the job done. Her passion for motivating and leading a team, make her a driving force behind the success of her call center operations.
Kacey LaJoie | Executive Director
Meet Kacey LaJoie, a dynamic marketing professional and social media expert who is passionate about helping businesses thrive in the digital landscape. With a wealth of experience in both marketing and social media management, Kacey has developed a keen understanding of the ever-evolving industry, enabling her to drive impactful strategies that deliver exceptional results.
In the realm of social media, Kacey is a seasoned professional with a knack for creating captivating online experiences. She is adept at leveraging various social media platforms, utilizing their unique features to create engaging content and grow online communities. With her creative flair and attention to detail, Kacey ensures that every post, tweet, and update aligns with the brand's voice, while driving user interaction and building a loyal following.
Beyond her expertise in marketing and social media management, Kacey excels at data-driven decision-making. She constantly monitors analytics and performance metrics to track campaign effectiveness, optimize strategies, and deliver measurable results. This analytical mindset enables her to adapt quickly to changing market dynamics and leverage emerging trends to stay ahead of the curve.
Kacey's commitment to excellence, coupled with her passion for innovation, has resulted in numerous successful marketing campaigns and social media transformations. Her dedication to staying at the forefront of industry trends and her ability to effectively communicate a brand's message make her an invaluable asset to any organization seeking to elevate their marketing and social media presence.
Whether she is crafting captivating content, devising strategic marketing plans, or driving engagement across social platforms, Kacey LaJoie brings a unique blend of creativity, expertise, and data-driven insights to help businesses thrive in today's digital landscape. With her dynamic skill set and unwavering dedication, she is poised to make a lasting impact on your brand's success.
Disrupt Media Group stands apart from traditional outsourced marketing agencies by taking a holistic approach to help businesses scale. Rather than focusing solely on generic tasks like website design or social media management, understands that true growth requires a comprehensive strategy. That's why DMG goes beyond surface-level marketing efforts and invests in building in-house systems and processes.