Rob Gaudet

President, Gaudet Media

Rob's passion for solving technology and business problems has evolved over 2 decades of multimedia development. He leads from the front and has managed numerous teams, successfully turned around failing companies and founded successful new startups.

Rob is an entrepreneur with a knack for recognizing the full potential of a product and more importantly the vision to develop a strategy for it.

Rob uses code, data and design to successfully build brands.

  • Cover of Investors Business Daily in 2010
  • Awarded Louisiana Technology product of the year 2012 for LILAH
  • Co-developed Microsoft's .Net Architecture exams in 2006
  • Co-founded the largest and fastest growing grassroots non-profit organization in the country
  • Developed the technology that led directly to the meteoric rise of the Tea Party movement. 2009-2010
  • Serves on campaign technology innovation panels
  • Founder, HashParade Social Platform
  • Founder, Flyplyst Social Platform
  • Founder, Wamystu Social Platform
  • Founder, Boatworkers Martime Employment Network
  • Board member for for co-working concept
  • Writer/Producer, Skookum the Movie
  • Founder/Producer, SURG Research Group

Melissa Adair

Vice President, Gaudet Media

Melissa is a tech-savvy entrepreneur with experience in social media production and community management. She excels at delivering a comprehensive social marketing plan to significantly increase social followings and social buzz around clients and their products and services.

Additionally, Melissa is the co-founder of multiple online
startups and has extensive knowledge in podcast production, video production and community building.

  • Social Media Director, Grassroots for Victory USA
  • Co-Founder and COO, HashParade (B2C social startup)
  • Co-Founder, Flyplyst 
  • Co-Founder, Wamystu
  • Producer, Louisiana Entrepreneur Spotlight Podcast
  • Producer, Real or Not Real? Podcast
  • Co-Founder, SURG Research Group
  • Writing Consultant, Skookum the Movie
  • Blogger
  • Fluent in Geek
  • Georgia Middle School Association, Team of the Year
  • Black Belt
  • Classical Violinist
  • Ham Radio Operator
  • Certified Rescue Specialist
  • Mother of 2
  • University of Georgia, graduate

Brock Sues

Creative Director

Brock is a 30-something digital native with a burning desire to make online experiences truly satisfying. His range of experience includes 5+ years of front end web development, User Experience (UX) design, brand identity, typography and copywriting. A potent blend of data analysis and an artist's intuition uniquely qualify him to combine form with function to ease communications. Brock has worked for a range of clients in numerous industries to bring them up to speed online, playing an instrumental role in numerous responsive redesigns and social media overhauls . In his leisure time, Brock enjoys longboarding, punk rock and Welsh Corgis.