Meet The Team

Blade Mages - Creative Director, 502 Media GroupBlade Mages
Creative DirectorAn avid pistachio eater, Blade’s key role is overseeing the concept to creation process and the acquisition of new clients – and also buying new production gear on Amazon, which he dedicates 80% of his time to doing.
Adam Owens - Senior Creative, 502 Media Group

Adam Owens
Senior Creative

Adam once brought a full-grown grizzly bear to tears when it first saw the beauty of his illustrious facial stubble. Because of that noble act, Adam bravely leads the creatives of our office – and he does a damn fine job.

Rachel Hermes - Project Manager, 502 Media Group

Rachel Hermes
Project Manager

When she is not planning our latest office party she is planning, coordinating, scheduling, costuming and keeping track of our productions. We’d be very confused without her. Rachel is also our expert cat herder.

Kehoulani Krimbill - Director of Digital Marketing, 502 Media Group

Kehoulani Krimbill
Digital Marketing Director

Kay-Law-Knee is her name and social/digital media is her game. And that line was pretty lame. Regardless, this Michigander not only handles our digital dept. but is the resident copy/script consultant. Aloha!

Christy Chase - 502 Media Group

Christy Chase
Account Executive

Originally from Leonardville, Kansas, Christy spends her time nowadays keeping tabs on all of our wonderful clients both existing, and potential. She also has the cutest 2-year-old named Nora. Feel free to ask about Nora’s adventures or terrible twos!

Chris Zachary - VFX Artist, 502 Media Group

Chris Zachary
Creative, VFX Artist

Strong. Fierce. Sexy. All words to describe the extreme visual effects talents of our resident post-pro guru, Chris. The newest addition to 502, Chris’ secret superpower is insatiable hunger.


Daron Spence
Web Developer

Die-hard Redditor, Musician, Web Developer. Daron is all these things and much more, or at least that is what he has convinced us of. Aside from the day to day, he leverages the best tech on the web to make things like


Stephanie Budd
Graphic Designer

Stephanie loves classy typography and thinks in terms of layers and grids. She has been on a quest for the past 20 years to find the ever elusive and perfect chai tea. Further, she knocks down all who stand in her way with fierce chocolate chip cookies.

Our Space

We proudly call Downtown Manhattan our home. Our newly renovated downtown suite sits in the middle of a growing and thriving district. Stop by anytime and join us for a round of “Conference Table Ping Pong” or just to chill in the Comfy Room and play some wii.

502 Media Group - Downtown Manhattan, KS - Marshall Theater Building
502 Media Group - Downtown Manhattan, Kansas
Conference Room - 502 Media Group - Manhattan, Kansas
The Comfy Room - 502 Media Group - Manhattan, Kansas
Office Space - 502 Media Group - Manhattan, Kansas
502 Media Group - Open Workspace - Manhattan, Kansas
502 Media Group - Office Space - Manhattan, Kansas
502 Media Group - Downtown Manhattan, Kansas