D2 Branding ignites brands, corporations, start-ups, and personal brands through digital marketing and business consulting to increase their profits.
This includes strategic marketing campaigns incorporating online sales funnels, search engine optimization, Google Ad Words, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube advertising campaigns. D2 Branding also offers business consulting, video production, website design, graphic design, social media content management, media coaching, media buying, and public relations.
Deedra Determan, Founder
D2 Branding was founded by Deedra Determan whose career started in television at the local Fox affiliate and later consulted TV stations across the country for Clear Channel Television. Determan went on to launch niche websites for moms including 918moms.com, 405moms.com and MoneySavingQueen.com with over 100,000 moms visiting the websites each month using the power of Facebook. After one year from launching, Determan sold the websites to Oklahoma Media Company, Griffin Communications.
D2 Branding was recently recognized as one of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” by Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur360™ ranking, a premier study delivering the most comprehensive analysis of private companies in America. Based on this study forged by Entrepreneur, D2 Branding is recognized as a well-rounded company that has mastered a balance of impact, innovation, growth leadership and value.
Coach JC, COO
Coach JC is an Entrepreneur, Author, Motivational Speaker, Business and Life Coach. He is the author of 4 books and has motivated audiences of all sizes through his professional speaking, including opening up for President Donald J. Trump during his presidential campaign and being coined, “Trumps Hype Man”.
Coach JC has empowered thousands of people to WIN in life through his books, speaking, podcasts, coaching, and social media presence. He has coached and consulted professional athletes from the NFL, NBA, MLB, MLS, WNBA, and Olympians, CEO and Pastors.
As an entrepreneur, Coach JC has launched 4 companies within the personal development and fitness arena. He has been recognized as a 30 under 30, 40 under 40, The Best of The Best, and The Young Entrepreneur of the year. Coach JC started the Non-Profit, Fit First Responders now serving over 55 first responding agencies.
Coach JC went from down and out, over $400k in debt to discover how to experience true health, wealth and happiness and now shares that message world-wide. After using Social Media to grow his personal and business brands he teamed up with Deedra Determan to create the D2 Branding digital agency, one of the fastest growing agencies in the nation.
Web Director | Social Media Content Director | Branding
Aspen loves to help small businesses put their best foot forward by creating logos, print materials, graphics, websites and online marketing strategies to make them stand out with stunning, professional branding. She works with clients from Oklahoma and all over the U.S. After graduating with a BFA in Visual Communications from the University of Oklahoma in 2003, she went on to work at the Hobby Lobby Art Department before starting a graphics and web design business of her own with a group of designers in 2006.
Aspen specializes in creating brand identities that really stand out in a crowd. She is able to focus on the details of each project, organize and implement an amazing design so you can focus on running your business.
Executive Assistant | Social Media Specialist
Makayla is the Marketing Executive/Social Media Specialist for D2 Branding and has had the opportunity to work with clients who have been seen on Entrepreneur.com, Business Insider, Forbes, Success Magazine, PandoDaily, and much more! A graduate of Tulsa Community College, Makayla has been chasing her dreams in the Marketing field ever since she graduated. She is truly a professional when it comes to organization and keeping projects moving forward.
Makayla specializes in social media marketing, event coordinating and branding for companies and start-ups. Her straight forward attitude and candor allow her to keeps things in the D2 office organized and making sure that everyone has what they need at all times
Copywriting | Content Creation
Allison joined the D2 team as a copywriter and content creator. She enjoys the creative process of turning thoughts and ideas into powerful words for print and digital media. After graduating from Southern Methodist University with a Teacher Certification and a BA in Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, Allison went on to become a Master Writing Teacher in Highland Park, Texas. She obtained a Master of Arts in Teaching with a specialization in Writing and served as mentor to other writing teachers. She has spent the past several years at home raising her three young children, and is now back at work practicing her craft as a writer for D2.
Creative Director | Director, Producer, Videographer, Writer, Editor
Initially, Dante began producing videos strictly out of a passion for film and a desire to find new ways to be creative, but this new found medium quickly turned into a creative business. Dante worked as a professional musician for over ten years. After writing, recording, touring, and releasing several albums, it was refreshing for him to find a new place to pour his creative heart into. For Dante, there is nothing better than to see the look of pride and excitement on a client’s face when they get to see their company or organization represented in a high quality production. Dante studied public relations at the University of Oklahoma and his videos have won several international video competitions.
Creative Director | Videographer, Producer, Editor, Photographer
Nick started his creative endeavors as a singer-songwriter, producer, and audio engineer. As an artist, he was constantly discovering new areas in media to be creative. Nick now has ten years of experience in the media arts, from concept to production, across a variety of platforms. This includes significant experience in video production, still photography, graphic design, and web design. He’s produced hundreds of video and print assets for regional and national publications. As a former Marketing Lead for a large local e-commerce company and as a former freelancer, Nick has strategically used his skill set to help businesses develop their brands to compete at the next level.
Website Development | Internet Marketing | Search Engine Optimization
With over 14 years experience in website development, search engine optimization and internet marketing, Christopher is highly dedicated to the success of our clients. He approaches each project with great care and a finely tuned strategy customized to meet your specific goals. He has worked coast to coast serving clients in almost every industry of business and non-profits both nationally and internationally with great success.
Christopher was born and raised in Oklahoma and has family in Tulsa, Seminole and Norman.
Katie initially interned with D2, solidifying her passion in digital marketing and sales. She fell in love with the company, vision, and team, grateful for the opportunity to join D2 as a Marketing Assistant. She focuses on increasing lead generation, creating e-newsletters, developing e-mail marketing campaigns, and providing daily metrics to ensure clients’ goals are met. Katie enjoys developing her social media marketing, brand development, and sales skills under inspiring D2 leadership. Katie is energetic, organized, and always maintains a positive attitude when tackling a challenge. She loves being an integral part of the team and working with customers. Katie is currently attending Oklahoma State University to obtain her degree in marketing with an emphasis in sales.