Our Team

Our Founders

Our founders have extensive experience in software, business, consulting and scaling where opportunities afford and are ripe. And they know how to help others raise the level of their game.

Chris Tamm

CEO, founder

Chris is a high-performing sales, marketing and systems consultant with a focus on growth and scaling businesses. He is an MBA whose specialties include Systems Architecture and Design, Database Design and Implementation, Customer Lifecycle Management, Sales Management and Executive Leadership Training, Project Design and Implementation, as well as Auditing and Earned Value Management Systems. Chris has 20+ years of experience as an entrepreneur, leader, business manager, and CEO. When he’s not helping others grow their businesses, you’ll find him hiking, rock climbing or spending quality time with his family.

David Tamm

CmO, founder

David brings a decade of world class leadership and formal training to CAST Services, including managing tens of millions of dollars in advertising spend and working on-site at Google. He has been the co-founder of four thriving companies and currently leads program operations, research and innovation, and company growth—focusing on integrating cutting-edge technology into the marketing and web services suite. David was an Air Force Officer, aviator and is actively involved in PhD level academic research in the real estate space. His personal interests are virtual reality and artificial intelligence.

Woody Hobbs

coo, founder

A seasoned C-Level Technology Executive, Woody was the CEO of two public technology companies, Intellisync and Phoenix, as well as the first CIO for Charles Schwab. At Schwab he was responsible for the development of industry-leading products including the world’s first consumer-direct trading systems and the Mutual Fund Marketplace, which now has over $1 trillion in assets. Woody’s passion is making companies successful, especially helping them scale through sales, marketing and technology. He has deep expertise in Risk Management, M & A and fundraising at all levels.

Our Team

Our Advisory Board

Our advisory board is a group of experts in their varied fields, with unique backgrounds and skill sets. They help us and our clients see around corners and try to help us know what we don’t know.

Matt Hudson

With 20 years in the real estate industry, founder and CEO of Colorado Home Realty, founding partner of Modern Mortgage and founding partner of Coregon building company, Matt has become a sought-after thought leader of business development strategy, hiring practice and culture for organizations ranging from private equity and venture capital firms to companies across the real estate industry. https://www.coloradohomerealty.com/ Read more

With 20 years in the real estate industry, founder and CEO of Colorado Home Realty, founding partner of Modern Mortgage and founding partner of Coregon building company, Matt has become a sought after thought leader of business development strategy, hiring practice and culture for organizations ranging from private equity and venture capital firms to companies across the real estate industry. https://www.coloradohomerealty.com/

Steven Pilkington

With a background in economics and finance, Steven spent eight years in investment banking before becoming one of Denver’s top producing brokers. As a co-owner in the Bogar Pilkington Group, he works closely with his team members and clients, ensuring that each client’s transaction gets individual attention and expertise. He has a keen eye for finding and analyzing potential deals for investors and also works closely on the team’s listing side, overseeing each transaction from start to finish. Steven’s vast knowledge of market trends and his experience negotiating hundreds of successful real estate transactions make him a solid advocate for his clients. Read more
With a background in economics and finance, Steven spent eight years in investment banking before becoming one of Denver’s top producing brokers. As a co-owner in the Bogar Pilkington Group, he works closely with his team members and clients, ensuring that each client’s transaction gets individual attention and expertise. He has a keen eye for finding and analyzing potential deals for investors and also works closely on the team’s listing side, overseeing each transaction from start to finish. Steven’s vast knowledge of market trends and his experience negotiating hundreds of successful real estate transactions make him a solid advocate for his clients.

Rob Kittle

Kittle Real Estate is ranked in the top one half of 1 percent of the more than 1 million REALTORS® nationwide. Rob Kittle and Kittle Real Estate was named the #1 Real Estate team in Northern Colorado for five years in a row by The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends. The team has closed over 5,000 properties since 1999. https://www.kittlerealestate.com/ Read more

Kittle Real Estate is ranked in the top one half of 1 percent of the more than 1 million REALTORS® nationwide. Rob Kittle and Kittle Real Estate was named the #1 Real Estate team in Northern Colorado for five years in a row by The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends. The team has closed over 5,000 properties since 1999. https://www.kittlerealestate.com/

Taylor Kirkpatrick

Taylor is President & CEO of Babson Farms, a family office overseeing operating businesses in agriculture and insurance, diverse real estate investments, energy interests and public and private equity investments. Prior to working at Babson Farms, he worked in M&A and financial services. He has extensive strategic planning and leadership experience, and he serves on the boards of several private companies and nonprofits.
http://www.babsonfarms.com/
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Taylor is President & CEO of Babson Farms, a family office overseeing operating businesses in agriculture and insurance, diverse real estate investments, energy interests and public and private equity investments. Prior to working at Babson Farms, he worked in M&A and financial services. He has extensive strategic planning and leadership experience, and he serves on the boards of several private companies and nonprofits.
http://www.babsonfarms.com/

Curtis Helton

Curtis began his career in Corporate Finance with such companies as Canon, Toshiba and Coors—winning Toshiba’s Six Sigma President’s Award. In 2006, Curtis entered the mortgage industry pioneering innovative consumer direct marketing strategies while being recognized as one of Denver’s top producing originators for over 10 years. In 2019, Curtis founded Mortgage Connect. In it’s first year, it was awarded #1 Mortgage Brokerage in Colorado and the coveted Elite 100 Award for national production. Curtis is a visionary agent of change and growth. Curtis’s first loves are his wife of 25 years and children, playing guitar with his church’s worship team and living a blessed life of gratitude. Read more

Curtis began his career in Corporate Finance with such companies as Canon, Toshiba and Coors—winning Toshiba’s Six Sigma President’s Award. In 2006, Curtis entered the mortgage industry pioneering innovative consumer direct marketing strategies while being recognized as one of Denver’s top producing originators for over 10 years. In 2019, Curtis founded Mortgage Connect. In it’s first year awarded #1 Mortgage Brokerage in Colorado and the coveted Elite 100 Award for national production. Curtis is a visionary agent of change and growth. Curtis’s first loves are his wife of 25 years and children, playing guitar with his church’s worship team and living a blessed life of gratitude.

Brandon Brown

Brandon is a full-stack designer who thrills to build beautiful, clean, delightful, performant software that delivers on measurable business objectives, while meaningfully enhancing the lives of users. For the past 7+ years he has had the privilege to build and lead high-performing product teams. As both product owner and designer, Brandon helped teams consistently reach new heights—across a variety of applications and verticals. Read more

Brandon is a full-stack designer who thrills to build beautiful, clean, delightful, performant software that delivers on measurable business objectives, while meaningfully enhancing the lives of users. For the past 7+ years he has had the privilege to build and lead high-performing product teams. As both product owner and designer, Brandon helped teams consistently reach new heights—across a variety of applications and verticals.

Erik Hatch

Erik Hatch is an entrepreneur, public speaker, Realtor, author, coach, investor, do-gooder, husband, father and mediocre golfer. Erik has 25 businesses that he owns/operates currently (most notably Hatch Realty, Hatch Coaching, and Abovo (marketing)) as well as 2 non-profit movements that have raised nearly $3 million. A servant leader to the core, Erik’s desire is to be a chapter in as many books as possible. His first book, Play for the Person Next to You, launched in September 2019.
https://www.hatchrealty.com/
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Erik Hatch is an entrepreneur, public speaker, Realtor, author, coach, investor, do-gooder, husband, father and mediocre golfer. Erik has 25 businesses that he owns/operates currently (most notably Hatch Realty, Hatch Coaching, & Abovo (marketing)) as well as 2 non-profit movements that have raised nearly $3 million. A servant leader to the core, Erik’s desire is to be a chapter in as many books as possible. His first book, Play for the person next to you, launched in September 2019.
https://www.hatchrealty.com/

Landon Smith

Landon Smith got into real estate in 2011 after a 5-year career as a published & touring independent singer/songwriter. Focused in the greater Denver & Austin markets, he has a passion for all aspects of real estate to include residential brokerage, buy/hold, commercial, building, lending and development.
www.coregonbuildingcompany.com www.thelandonteam.com
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Landon Smith got into real estate in 2011 after a 5-year career as a published & touring independent singer/songwriter. Focused in the greater Denver & Austin markets, he has a passion for all aspects of real estate to include residential brokerage, buy/hold, commercial, building, lending and development.
www.coregonbuildingcompany.com
www.thelandonteam.com

Micah Harper

Micah Harper is an experienced professional, leading one of the highest volume independent real estate teams in San Antonio, and ranked by Zillow Group among the Top 1% of Teams Nationwide for Customer Experience. In addition to real estate brokerage, Micah is involved with real estate development focused on residential and commercial infill development in San Antonio’s revitalizing urban core. Micah is also the Managing Partner of Grayze Restaurant in the historic Government Hill Neighborhood of San Antonio, specializing in locally sourced, chef-driven comfort food with a San Antonio twist. Read more

Micah Harper is an experienced professional, leading one of the highest volume independent real estate teams in San Antonio, and ranked by Zillow Group among the Top 1% of Teams Nationwide for Customer Experience. In addition to real estate brokerage, Micah is involved with real estate development focused on residential and commercial infill development in San Antonio’s revitalizing urban core. Micah is also the Managing Partner of Grayze Restaurant in the historic Government Hill Neighborhood of San Antonio, specializing in locally sourced, chef-driven comfort food with a San Antonio twist.

David Tamm

Hopefully you already read David’s bio above in the “Our Founders” section. If not, go do that now! …What’s that you say? You want to know more about David? David used to cook professionally, flew as an Air Weapons Officer on the E-3 AWACS, and has a corgi named Lola. He has three college degrees (soon to be four!) and pioneered a teen tutoring program in Japan that is still active today! He loves helping his clients build successful businesses, and it shows. Read more

Hopefully you already read David’s bio above in the “Our Founders” section. If not, go do that now! …What’s that you say? You want to know more about David? David used to cook professionally, flew as an Air Weapons Officer on the E-3 AWACS, and has a corgi named Lola. He has three college degrees (soon to be four!) and pioneered a teen tutoring program in Japan that is still active today! He loves helping his clients build successful businesses, and it shows.

We are always looking for apex predators (do we really mean predators?!) who are at the top of their game. If you are and know you can contribute, let’s talk.