D2 Branding ignites brands, corporations, start ups and personalities to achieve the best brand positioning in the market to increase their profits. This includes strategic marketing plans incorporating public relations, media coaching, media buying, website design, graphic design, social media, search engine optimization, video production and content creation pushed across multiple platforms.
D2 Branding was founded by Deedra Determan. Determan has 20+ years of marketing experience starting on the agency side at Ackerman McQueen Advertising Agency to 10 years in the television industry launching news at KOKI Fox 23 making it one of the top Fox affiliates in the country. Determan later consulted Clear Channel Television’s stations across the country on marketing, promotions, advertising, social media and website integration.
Determan went on to launch niche websites for moms including 918moms.com, 405moms.com and MoneySavingQueen.com with over 100,000 moms visiting the websites each month. After one year from launching, Determan sold the websites to Griffin Communications.
Determan then followed her true passion launching D2 Branding, an innovative marketing firm igniting brands to be the market leader in their industry through marketing, public relations, social media, advertising, strategic partnerships, sales, website creation, search engine optimization, content creation, video production, graphic design and more!
Determan is also a mentor for Thrive15.com, an online platform that provides practical training for entrepreneurs teaching them how to go from barely surviving to thriving in business. Thrive15.com offers a series of 15-minute edutainment videos taught by millionaires, moguls and every day entrepreneurial success stories.
Determan’s wide range of experience from the agency side to the media industry to being an entrepreneur enables her to bring the best ideas and business practices to her clients to ignite their brand and increase their profit!
Makayla Owings, PR Coordinator
Makayla is the Marketing & PR Coordinator for D2 Branding and has had the opportunity to work with clients who have been seen on Entrepreneur.com, Business Insider, Forbes, Success Magazine, PandoDaily, and much more! A graduate of Bixby High School, Makayla has been chasing her dreams in the Marketing field ever since she graduated. She is truly a professional when it comes to organization and keeping projects moving forward.
Makayla specializes in social media marketing, event coordinating and branding for companies and start-ups. Her straight forward attitude and candor allow her to keeps things in the D2 office organized and making sure that everyone has what they need at all times
Tyler Huffman, Video Production
When he’s not wrestling bears or mocking mountains for being too small, Tyler Huffman captures souls with well-composed and beautiful imagery. Trained in the Defense Against the Dark Arts in San Francisco, CA, he uses his skills to make great work and not just talk about it. Tyler has an award winning beard and hopes one day his work will gain similar recognition.
Tyler has worked with the D2 team for two years. His skills range from pre-production visualization and concepts, production of concept, and editing the final product using music, graphics and a little bit of magic. Tyler knows how to tell each client story in an engaging and creative way. You can find more on his website thetylerhuffman.com
Michael Robinson, Lead Graphic Designer
Michael Robinson is a branding and graphic design specialist. He has workedwith companies both large and small to create cohesive branding throughout their business. Including logo design, website layout, social media design, marketing pieces and more. He focuses on growth and conversion through best-practice marketing strategies, data-driven feedback, and psychological analysis. He leads a team of designers that manages the marketing for over 50 successful businesses in Tulsa and throughout the nation. He is also a really goofy guy that has an unrelenting desire to make people laugh.
Caleb Hutton, Head of SEO Development
Jason Stewart, Web Designer and Branding Expert
Jason is a web development and branding guru. Throughout his career Jason has had the opportunity to work on projects for bestselling recording artists, national chain restaurants, and countless organizations. Jason’s experience in branding and web development is as vast (and impressive) as the hair on his beard that he grows from time to time. Jason wears black 97% of the time.