Electrify your community, amplify your results




Create an Unstoppable Force


When your community is energized about your mission they will invest more heart, raise more money, commit more time and talent, and boldly shout your message across the rooftops of the world.

Unleash your community’s potential with these proven approaches:


Electrify Your Community

Draw people together and supercharge their connection to your cause through playful, thought-provoking keynotes and shows.


Re-humanize Your Mission

Increase fundraising, advocacy, and engagement through the real voices and stories of your community.


Clobber Your Inner Chicken

Make it 10x easier for peer-to-peer fundraisers to make “The Ask" to boost your bottom line. 


People say...

"Are you looking for an authentic, warm-hearted, intelligent goofball to bring your community together? Someone who can inspire them to both laugh and cry? Call auGi. He was the keynote speaker at our annual conference and wow—his real-life stories and playful humor truly electrified our audience."

Melissa Mathews
Association of Fundraising Professionals, Utah Chapter

"auGi’s passion for creativity, connection, and authenticity is truly inspiring. He's a force of nature on stage, a compassionate leader, and one of the funniest artists I've had the joy to direct. auGi will inspire you to be your very best."

Amy Seeley
Former Trainer & Show Director, The Second City

His innate talent to leap from disarming comic to poignant speaker inspired our audience and paved the way for a memorable Pink Martini fundraiser. If you’re looking for a fresh face to host or keynote your event, auGi’s your guy.”

William Tennant
Managing Director
Pink Martini & Heinz Records


Create a Thunderbolt of Goodness

Energize attendees at your next conference with a Nurd on the Street video featuring this lovable egghead:

“For the past 11 years, auGi’s high-energy and sense of play has brought immense joy to our annual PACnet conference attendees. His ability to quickly disarm complete strangers and inspire them to open up is a real gift.”

Craig Ricks
Sr. Vice President of Marketing, Paciolan
(speaking about Nurd on the Street)

A Little About auGi

Within this nurd exterior are three decades entertaining, inspiring, and moving real people to take action. From leading AT&T’s first-ever commercial Internet service from obscurity to record sales; writing, producing and c0-hosting the hit series, Show Us the Funny, at the world famous Improv; to creating marketing campaigns that helped the Nat’l MS Society Oregon & SW Washington chapter achieve double-digit revenue growth four years in a row—I know your organization could use a bolt of AUGTRICITY!



Who is Bill Nye’s all-time favorite band? During the production of his premiere Portland debut, I got to spend some time 1-1 (and 1-to-many) to find out.

From the blog: Why I do this (and I'm not the drummer of Rush)

Whether it was playing drums in a band, performing at The Second City or starting my own design & marketing agency, I always thought I had a mission that was bigger than myself. 

But I didn’t.

One Surefire Way to Supercharge Your Mission

Whether you’re fundraising, cultivating relationships, recruiting volunteers, or promoting your programs—you gotta do this.

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