The Hawk3i team,
dedicated to making your company more successful.
Don is an innovative marketer who passionately works to make the customer experience exceptional for every project. He is well regarded for taking a unique and creative approach to marketing for every program his team produces. He works with clients to drive business growth, tackle systemic challenges, build brands and launch new ventures.
As a business leader he has built a collection of skills in a full range of marketing disciplines and has racked up experience in everything from launching websites, designing effective marketing programs, developing go-to-market programs, filming commercials, designing large events and championing customer first programs.
For over 25 years, Don has been committed to helping organizations market effectively in diverse industries including high-tech, oil and gas, entertainment, communications, health, banking, mining and business training. He started his career at Storage Technology Corporation, a global fortune 500 manufacturing company based in Colorado. He was responsible for leading a large team of marketing professionals to engage worldwide customers and a channel partners in a fast paced high-technology industry.
Don is highly regarded for developing successful strategic marketing programs, planning, project management, event production, product launches and sales conferences in the US, Europe and Asia. His emphasis and passion is leading the design and management of digital marketing and commerce programs. He is an award winning producer, writer, director and cinematographer. He earned a Bachelors degree for industrial scientific photography from the Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara, California.
Owner / Photographer
Susan Hawkinson is the co-owner of Hawk Productions, Inc. Her leadership responsibilities include chief financial officer, director of human resources, and is a highly regarded professional photographer. Susan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in commercial and underwater photography from the world-renowned Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara, California.
Over the course of her career Susan has produced exceptional commercial images for clients such as Maverick Ranch Lite Beef, Safeway, Denver University, the City of Golden, and numerous publications. Susan also owns and manages a real estate investment company and is a managing partner of Richlor vineyards in Sonoma County, California. She is fluent in the French language, and leverages her communications and leadership skills as an international flight attendant for American Airlines. Susan raised three very successful children who are attending prestigious universities in California.
Brooke earned a BA in Art, with a concentration in Graphic Design from the University of Wyoming in 2014. Along with her schooling, she worked as a Graphic Designer for the Student Affairs Marketing Department at UW. In this position, she was heavily involved with web and print design. Her duties ranged from maintaining the departments website and social media accounts, to designing marketing collateral to support several departments and events across campus.
After earning her degree, Brooke worked as a Graphic Designer and Digital Print Machine Operator for a design and printing company. In this position, Brooke was in charge of design services, and was responsible for setting up and running the digital print machines to produce high quality printed material.
Brooke’s experience has allowed her to become very comfortable in creative design, and has given her the ability to take part in a project from the beginning stages of strategy and concept development, to creating and designing material, to the final stages of digital and print output to be used in the marketing world.