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Our Digital Marketing Team

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Meet Our Team

The 828 digital marketing team has been offering web design,SEO, PPC and Lead Generation services since 1998. We have a passion for what we do and love using online marketing strategies that help companies grow.

Stephen R. Horton Jr


Our Founder/President is a man who is bound together by faith and family but loves what he does to support them! Steve has been helping companies use the Internet to build and grow since 1995 and has worked with businesses of all sizes, from the Statue of Liberty, to the Red Cross, to local businesses in his hometown like Harris Tire.

Lisa Horton

Bookkeeping, Administration

Lisa may primarily be responsible for our bookkeeping and administration, but she’s our President’s partner in every way possible.

Stephen R. Horton Sr

Website Hosting & Support

With more than 30 years of experience as an IT Director and CIO Steve Sr. oversees our Website Hosting and Managed Services, and ensures that all of our solutions are optimized for performance and usability.


Digital Marketing Manager

Chelsea is a University of Virginia (UVA) grad and serves as a Digital Marketing Manager, specifically on building sales funnels and implementing PPC campaigns focused on lead generation. Inbound Certified by Hubspot


SEO Manager

Derek graduated from Charleston Southern University with a degree in Business and is currently finishing his Masters...all while playing Division I baseball! 'D' specializes in helping businesses use SEO and Local SEO to improve rankings and sales.


Digital Marketing Specialist

Our webmaster and digital marketing specialist maintains our client websites and works on social media marketing. He also happens to stand 6’5 250 lbs. and loves Mixed Martial Arts!


Digital Marketing Specialist

Maggie earned her Business Fundamentals certification from UVA in 2020 and enjoys using her creative writing skills to publish blogs and social media content for 828. In her downtime, she loves cooking, baking and spending time with her two dogs.


Digital Marketing Specialist

Corinna is an digital marketing specialist who specializes in content marketing and social media. She loves helping both businesses AND her 6 kids grow!

Our Partners

We have always made it a point not to try and be, "All Things to All People", so we have chosen partners who are experts in their fields and share the same values and commitment to customer service that we do.

The Moonlighters!

Maybe our greatest asset at 828 is the depth of our connections! Imagine having the guys who worked on, the Statue of Liberty, Black and Decker, etc. for under $75/hr! The catch? 40 hours may be 2 weeks instead of 1. Simple decision right?

Our Studio

If you are in Lynchburg, Forest, or around Bedford County we would really enjoy stopping by for a FREE consultation!

I would like a free consultation and proposal to help grow my business!