Our Team

APPSPIRE.me in Austin, Texas with our European office in London, U.K. All of our employees are based in either locations, we don’t outsource to anywhere else. Below is a list of our executive employees.

Carson Barker
Founder, CEO

Carson Barker founded APPSPIRE.me in 2009, and has been featured in NPR News, Austin Business Journal, Mobile Marketing Watch, Fierce Developer, Mobile Power and Profit, AppModo, and more. He holds a MLA degree from St. Edward’s University, and wrote a leading ebook on mobile app marketing titled “APPOWER – A guide to mobile app marketing success.”

Nathan Bayless
Video Director

Nathan Bayless graduated from I.S.U. with a degree in Radio/TV Film, and has worked on countless award-winning animated and live action commercials and films. The the most recent film he worked on, “TOWER,” took home 5 awards from the 2016 SXSW Film Festival, including “Best Documentary.”

Eden Ralph
Marketing Assistant

An Austin native, Eden Ralph received a degree in Integrated Marketing and Communication from Winthrop University. She has worked on marketing campaigns with the American Advertising Federation and the 2017 BMX World Championships. Her passion for problem-solving, client relationship-building, and results driven attitude produces creative and effective campaigns for APPSPIRE.me’s clients.

Komal Desai
Research Analyst

Komal Desai’s expertise in International Research and Finance augments APPSPIRE.me’s clients by delivering the most effective data analysis, target-customer base, and consumer interests reporting. Her experience working with Wells Fargo and international research across the globe provides unparalleled results to APPSPIRE.me clientele.

Clif Haley
ASO/SEO Specialist

A born ASO/SEO Guru, Clif Haley’s expertise has ranked apps and sites in the #1 position of their search category, and he co-authored the “APPOWER” e-book with Carson Barker.