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We Want to Help Your Church Grow


We are a team of local church pastors and communications experts passionate about one thing: helping your church grow.
 
Church marketing isn’t easy, and church leaders already have a ton on their plate. That's why we founded REACHRIGHT, a digital marketing agency focused on helping the local church.

We know.

Because we've been there.

Our team is made up of current and former pastors, church communications directors, and creative marketing experts who have seen the impact of effective digital marketing firsthand.

We’re here to help you navigate the complex digital landscape that impacts our churches every day.

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Meet Our Team


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Thomas Costello

Founder & Brand Warrior

Thomas founded REACHRIGHT in 2016 as a bi-vocational pastor in Madison, Wisconsin. He has been in ministry, serving in local churches, for over 20 years. During that time, he has served as a church planter, associate, and senior pastor in churches in California, Texas, Wisconsin, and Hawaii. Thomas lives with his wife and three kids in Honolulu. When he is not helping churches, you will find him in the ocean, surfing, kayaking, fishing, or on the beach with his family and friends.
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Ian Hyatt

Lead Sales & Conversation Architect

Ian was a co-founder of REACHRIGHT along with CEO & Founder Thomas Costello back in 2016. He has a pastoral background and has also worked in sales consulting, sales management, and business development. Ian is currently the head of Sales and Conversation Architect at REACHRIGHT. Ian is an Austin, Texas native and has a beautiful wife and two kids. When he is not consulting churches on how to grow, he enjoys time with family and friends, physical fitness, swimming, and being a football, baseball, and volleyball dad. Fun fact: he still plays video games regularly as a middle-aged man.
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Magen Hyatt

Project Manager & Customer Wow Expert

Magen has been with REACHRIGHT since 2018. She specializes in Google Grant Management and Local SEO optimization. Magen is a certified Google Ad Specialist and has helped keep REACHRIGHT in the Google Partner Program with outstanding client results. Magen is from the Austin, TX area, and she and her husband have two children and a crazy Boston Terrier. When Magen isn’t serving our amazing clients, she’s likely keeping busy being an active baseball, football, and volleyball mom.
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Jay Genin

Lead Designer & Pixel Ninja

Jay is passionate about the church and digital design. With a background in graphic, video, and web design, he also has his degree in Biblical Studies & Pastoral Leadership. He has been in ministry for over 20 years and has served as senior pastor at a local church in Madison, Wisconsin since 2015. He also currently oversees churches in multiple states throughout the midwest. He is married with three kids and has a chocolate labrador retriever. He enjoys spending time with his family traveling, rooting for his kids in various sporting events, and is a diehard Green Bay Packers fan.

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Stephanie Hodges

Marketing Director & Wizard of Words

Stephanie has a background in church communications, blogging, and digital marketing. She worked full-time on staff at her church for over seven years. During this time, she led a variety of ministries including kids, connections, and Dream Team. She also served as the Communications Director and has a certification in digital marketing. Stephanie lives in central Texas with her husband, three kids and Molly the whippet. In her spare time, she loves working out, blogging, reading, and family game nights.
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David Frederickson

Video Editor & HD Frame Coordinator

David has a background in Video Production, Editing, and Content Creation. He’s worked as a editor and camera operator part-time for 5 years. During this time, He’s also served as a Youth pastor and content manager at his church. David lives in Southern Wisconsin with his wife, and two cats. In his spare time, he loves making videos of his own, hiking, and playing video games.

Here are some ways we can help you.


Resources

Blog

Visit the REACHRIGHT blog for resources that will help you learn and grow. You'll find strategies, resources, and tips for pastors, ministry leaders, and church marketers.
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Podcast

Join Thomas and Ian for the weekly REACHRIGHT podcast. The podcast tackles timely issues for church leaders and dives into various church marketing and church communications topics.
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Analyze

Your digital presence is the front door to your church, and you only have one chance to make a first impression. Our free Online Strategy Review provides a downloadable PDF with a 100-point assessment of how your online presence ranks in ten key areas.

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Services

Web

Does your website showcase your church’s unique personality and DNA? Is it technically sound and SEO-optimized so people can find you? Let our team help you build a beautiful, cutting-edge website that helps you stand out and tell your story.
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Local

What happens when someone types “churches near me” into a search engine? Does your church show up at the top or are you buried on page three of search results? Local SEO (search engine optimization) is the number one factor determining whether people can find your website online.
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Grant

Did you know that Google offers up to $10,000 a month in free advertising for nonprofits, including churches? The Google Ad Grant helps your church get seen by more people and it's completely free for you. Click below to check your eligibility.
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Let us Get you Started with a Custom Strategy

Site Audit

First, we need to look at the current state of your website. Our site audit will identify any areas that need improvement and make recommendations for how to move forward to expand and improve your digital reach.

Action Plan

Once we assess the health of your church's online presence, we'll put together a customized action plan to help you reach your goals. This plan will lay out the actionable steps you need to take to reach more people online.

Detailed Quote

With a thorough audit report and action plan in place, we'll put together a detailed quote for the services you need. There are no hidden fees, just pricing that is transparent and easy to understand. And our team will work with you every step of the way.