About US

Meet the Riptide Team 

Big Picture Approach.

Granular Level Execution.

Before we take on any project, we conduct a thorough evaluation of your business from several vantage points. Riptide wants to ensure that we are indeed a fit for your needs. Not only do we want to affirm that there is synergy between our companies, we want to have a firm grasp of your business practices so we know, without a doubt, when we make recommendations as consultants, that those recommendations are attainable and supportable by your current business model. So, if you ask us for a social media strategy to help drive more e-comm sales of your widgets, but we see your website is outdated, slow loading, and lacks an intuitive checkout system… We’re not starting with how many times a day you should be posting.

Branden Martin

Owner - Consulting - Account Services

Branden is a successful serial entrepreneur. After starting his first business at the age of 12, he never looked back and has gone onto to found or be a part several successful entities since.

Ranging from real estate, to restaurants, to product development, to the cellular business and more, Branden is currently an owner or partner in more than 8 different companies. These efforts give him a wide working network and an extremely keen business sense.

His foray into marketing and media was only a matter of time. Branden’s background is well-suited to consult in business startups, sales, finances, marketing and more.

Clay Deal

Owner - Strategy - Media

Clay has been in the digital marketing space for the last 10 years. With degrees in Marketing and Management, plus a strong sales background, he brings a great “deal” to the table to help small to mid-sized businesses.

Clay has worked with clients in several industries in several capacities, with a history that includes planning strategic digital marketing initiatives and running paid media campaigns for Fortune 100 companies, to building websites and planning social media for mom ‘n pop owned shops with 2 employees.

His talents and expertise truly span the spectrum. Giving Riptide a distinct advantage when it comes to marketing and business consulting.

What We Do Best



Social Media

Team Training


Web Development

Email Marketing


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