PRESIDENT & CEO
Adam Stoker is the co-founder, president and CEO of Relic, a full-service destination marketing agency. For over 15 years, Adam has excelled in the leisure travel, stakeholder engagement and destination branding spheres.
Immersed in the world of tourism, Adam has spent time as a member of the Utah Tourism Industry Association Board. He is a frequent speaker and collaborator at industry events nationwide, speaking at the Utah Tourism Conference, Texas Travel Summit several Destinations International events and more. A passionate thought leader in the world of owned media, Adam speaks on the power of branded content and the success his clients have seen with this bold strategy.
Adam is the host of the Destination Marketing Podcast, a weekly podcast with over 115,000 total listens that shares insights and experiences from worldwide industry professionals. Published in 2020, Adam’s book, “Touchpoints: The Destination Marketer’s Guide to Brand Evaluation and Enhancement” is available on Amazon.
Colby Remund is the Chief Creative Officer at Relic+EKR. As a partner and leader in the business, he manages administrative responsibilities, establishes vendor relationships and leads the creative team at a high level. Colby graduated from Brigham Young University’s nationally-ranked advertising program as an art director and has been working in the tourism industry for ten years. He loves providing opportunities for people to do amazing work, grow in their careers and find fulfillment in their jobs.
As the Director of Relic Agency, Ryan drives the strategic direction of our full-service advertising approach, specializing in catering to the unique needs of tourism-centric clients nationwide. Leading a team of innovative marketing professionals, Ryan serves as both a hands-on executor and strategic guide, ensuring organizations deliver the right message to the right audience at the right time. Ryan graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in Strategic Communication and his journey with Relic reflects adaptability, strategic prowess and a commitment to excellence, highlighted by his career path from SEO manager to Team Director in under a year’s time. With a focus on owned media and client satisfaction, Ryan helps navigate the dynamic advertising landscape, fostering brand growth and delivering impactful results.
DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Jared Price is Relic+EKR’s director of business development and excels at bringing in new clients to the company. He collaborates with company executives to find products that would be a good fit for their companies and creates business partnership opportunities. He leads the new business team in writing proposals, creating decks and developing RFPs to pitch potential clients. He also travels to conferences around the country, presenting case studies and networking with those in the industry. JP graduated from Utah Valley University with a degree in Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. His strong communication skills enable him to effectively work with new clients and drive business forward.
DIRECTOR OF LONG-FORM CONTENT & PR
Jacqueline’s strategic skills give her the ability to lead her team in crafting strong messages for overarching campaigns across multiple platforms. Specializing in tourism, her focus and organization have helped destinations face challenges head-on, assuring that messages are easily received and acted upon by a worldwide audience. Jacqueline received her Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in Communications: PR with minors in Business and Music and went on to receive a Master’s in Business Administration. She has experience in both secondary and primary research, as well as experience writing press releases, social media posts, blogs, brochures, and more. Her excellence in her work has been recognized by Utah’s PRSA Chapter as the 2021 Young Professional of the Year at the Golden Spike Awards.
Camden has a natural talent for strategic thinking and creativity that brings excitement to any client he works with. He thrives on taking challenges head-on to understand various angles and make connections to create holistic and impactful solutions. Camden excels in developing comprehensive brand strategies and delivering innovative marketing campaigns. Camden received his bachelor’s degree from BYU in psychology.
Nate received his master’s degree in forensic accounting from New England College. His bachelor’s degree is in marketing from the University of Phoenix. He is also a member of the Institute of Management Accountants.
As a Certified Management Accountant, a Certified Internal Auditor, and certified in Strategy and Competitive Analysis, Nate has been critical in helping Relic develop solid accounting visibility and processes that continue to help the business thrive.