Changing companies, communities, and young professionals through transformational consulting to reach the highest levels of happiness and impact.
Driving a reality of excellence through technology utilization, not just adoption. With a concentrated effort to have technology empower people, rather than people empower technology, we can reach heights no one has experienced.
“Your unique imprint on life allows you to make the greatest impact in the communities where you live and serve, companies you work with and for, and friendships you develop and foster .”
Brian L. Fontenot is a transformation specialist, helping corporations and young professionals find success reaching personal and professional goals while reaching their fullest potential.
Fontenot has worked for and has consulted through his own company to Fortune 1000 and small and medium sized companies, helping to improve information technology services, digital advertising and marketing campaigns, and creative branding and design. Through Elevation Firm’s unique critical problem-solving and efficiency improvements, the companies Fontenot’s team has consulted with have experienced greater client growth and employee retention, improved financial and revenue forecasts, and growth in mobility practices and workflow improvements. Fontenot has provided thought leadership on a national scale, speaking at various conferences and community events, and is active in the Austin start-up and innovation scene.
Philanthropy is a core value for Fontenot, who supports the retention, development, and graduation of talented minority students through his 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Through a year long mentorship program, his nonprofit focuses on creating emotionally intelligent, critical thinking college graduates that successfully transition into their careers and lead by example at various companies. His foundation also offers annual scholarships to help reward academic excellence and encourage servant leadership to minority students. Fontenot is also active through various civic affiliations throughout the country, providing thought leadership in education and philanthropy at various conferences across the nation.
Awards and Honors
2018 Austin 40 under 40 Nominee
2017 Austin Inno 50 on Fire Award Recipient
2017 Honoree Achievements in Black Austin Historical Reference Guide, Vl. 1
2017 Austin Business Journal Top 25 Ethnic/Minority Owned Business
2017 Austin Business Journal Top 25 PR Agency