Meet the team

Together, we bring decades of experience in our respective fields to continuously give life to endless creative concepts for brands and businesses around the world. We’re from Maine - we improvise. We roll with the punches. When life throws lemons at us, we make key-lime pie. We get the job done.


Alex Steed


Avid stationary fan. Writer. Fascinating storyteller. Co-Founder. Montage critique. On a new adventure to head the new Nashville office digs. Likes polka.

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Kurt Graser


Dad. Husband. Musician. Hates dill pickles. Also oversees our video production division with over a decade and a half of experience with the big guys – ESPN, NBC Sports and some cool cats – Michael Phelps, Seth Wescott, Alana Blanchard.

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Lindsay Heald


Lindsay is our resident iron, smoothing the wrinkles of productions and related operations. Specializing in documentary shoots, Lindsay has been passionately obsessed with photography since high school. She runs half marathons for fun.

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Thomas Starkey

producer | editor

An animated animator, Thomas is the handiest addition to the Knack team, but has been around since the ancient beginnings (think Food Coma days). He’s got a Newfie, a boat and a camp in central (nowhere) Maine. Can be found watching the Bruins, droning around or posing with a fish. Aries.

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Tadin Brown

director of photography | editor

Virginia native. Lighting technician. Cinephile at heart. A colorful colorist and dog enthusiast. Been making films since the single digits; from sketch comedy, to narrative, into surrealism, and documentary. Writing and directing is his primary passion. Burlesque performer by night. 

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