Gaige Keep is the CEO and founder of GaugeMedia, a full-service digital marketing agency focused on organic and ad driven growth, PR and branding, and strategic influencer marketing. Gaige currently lives in Charlotte, North Carolina with his wife Mikayla and spends his time traveling, networking, and constantly expending his business and life in every aspect.
Q: What’s advice do you have for aspiring entrepreneurs who are just starting their journey?
A: Dream, Believe, Acheive. Pursue your dream and know what you want! Have a plan and believe that it can really happen if you apply yourself and have faith even through the failures, and you will acheive everyhting you set your mind too!
Q: What inspired you to become a business owner and pursue entrepreneurship?
A: After 4 years of military service in the US Marine Corps, I was so tired of having a boss and being told what to. That sparked me to create my agency GaugeMedia and become my own boss! Now I work with over 15 million dollar clients and am behind two billion dollar brands on social media for growth and exposure! I quickly scaled my agency too multiple six figures in profit in just a little over a year.
Q: What’s one thing that helped you immensely when you first started?
A: Networking and meeting new people everyday. I did this through Instagram and Facebook DMs and it literally sparked all the business relationships I have now! It goes down in the DM’s.. don’t forget that.