Our Philosophy

Presentations matter. In the right hands, they can be amazing platforms for sharing dreams and spreading ideas. Ethos3 knows just how powerful presentations can be, which is why we've spent the last decade helping some of America's most admired brands tell their stories.

What do you envision for your own presentation? Helping professionals and thought leaders take their concepts visual is our passion. We would be honored to collaborate with you in creating something unforgettable. It's what we do.

We are literally presentation champions… and we've got the hardware to prove it.

World's Best Presentation Contest 2008 - 1st Place Guy Kawasaki's Pick 2013 World's Best Presentation Contest 2007 - 2nd Place Nashville Business Journal Small Business Award 2013 Nashville Business Journal Small Business Award 2014 Nashville Business Journal Best in Business 2013 Nashville Business Journal Best in Business 2014

Core Values

Our team is comprised of thoughtful, hard-working individuals, but we know we're not perfect.
Here's what we're working on everyday to deliver a better experience to our clients.

Focus on yourself first

We must be self-aware

Pursue Growth & Learning

We will never stop improving our work or ourselves
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Do more

We don't believe any mile is 'extra'

Develop a Magnificent Obsession
for Everything & Everyone

Without passion, we wouldn't be here

Do the Ordinary Extraordinarily Well

We want to exceed expectations

Be Humble

We have confidence about what we do well, and
humility about what we don't

Live Uniquely

We are who we are

Commit

We don't wish; we do

Embrace & Drive Change

We will never get complacent when it
comes to our clients

Empower Others

We share in all our successes

We're Ethos3.

Nice to meet you.

Scott Schwertly View Bio

Scott Schwertly

Chief Executive Officer

Scott is the CEO and Founder of Ethos3 and the author of How to Be a Presentation God and What's Your Presentation Persona? If Scott isn’t building presentations with his team of experts, you’ll find him in the pool, on the bike, or on a long run like the 2x Ironman, 7x marathoner, and competitive triathlete that he is. At night, he dreams of being Jimmy Page. Scott lives in Nashville, TN with his wife, children, and dog. He has a B.A. and M.B.A. from Harding University.

Cailtin McGuire View Bio

Cailtin McGuire

Presentation Coach

Caitlin is a Michigan native who is passionate about helping people tell compelling stories. With nearly a decade of public speaking experience, she has seen first-hand how effective presentations can inspire an audience to greatness. When Caitlin is not creating content, you will find her hanging out at a local coffee shop, coaching on a tennis court, or kayaking with friends.

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Matt Whitney

Client Services Manager

Matt is originally from Detroit, but is now a Nashville local. With over 15 years in the client service industry, he is passionate about helping clients achieve their goals and ultimately ensuring they are satisfied with the service and products they receive. He understands and values clear communication, setting proper expectations and hitting crucial deadlines. When Matt isn’t responding to client emails and coordinating timelines, you’ll likely find him checking out a new restaurant or coffee shop, spending time with his family or planning an outdoor adventure.

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Sandy Howard

Operations Manager

With her years of experience in office management and administration, Sandy directly handles all financial matters such as client billing, accounts payable, and payroll. Sandy is a dynamic, resourceful and energetic individual who is comfortable with being the go-to person for anything related to the seamless operation of Ethos3. She is a Kentucky native where she resides with her husband, Doug. When she isn't working, you'll find Sandy and Doug traveling the back roads for leisurely drives, smoking meat on their BBQ/wood smoker, Black Betty, or spending time with their grandchildren.

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Kyle Scudder

Art Director

Throughout his years in the industry, Kyle has been applying creative solutions to complex problems, producing outcomes that are as thoughtful as they are visually stunning. His design experience includes presentation design, identity & branding, information design, and motion graphics. In his spare time, Kyle is an obsessive vinyl record collector and part-time DJ, film buff, and helps his wife, Heather, operate a local vintage clothing brand in East Nashville.

Andrew Turner View Bio

Andrew Turner

Senior Graphic Designer

Andrew is a Middle Tennessee State University graduate with a BFA in Graphic Design and a minor in Book Arts and Letterpress. When he’s not pushing pixels, you can find him riding the back roads of Tennessee on his trusty, rusty bicycle or printing a relief block with his 2001 Honda Odyssey printing press.

Collin Herko View Bio

Collin Herko

Graphic Designer

Collin is an Upstate New York native with a Graphic Design degree from SUNY Oswego. After relocating to Nashville, he spent many years designing in the large-format print and signage industry, while also specializing in visual identities and branding. Collin comes to Ethos3 with a fresh perspective on presentation problem-solving and visual storytelling. Most nights you’ll find him at the ice rink playing or refereeing recreational hockey. Collin and his wife are avid travelers and prefer a nice, long road trip over flying.

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