We love Technology, Marketing, the Outdoors, & Music.

Helping companies and brands, integrate Marketing and Technology,
for ROI and a competitive advantage, since 2006.

Management Team


Lawrence Battey

Founder | Chief Marketing Technology Officer

Executive Management & Client Services

Lawrence, has spent the last 20 years managaging teams and departments, and building brands and cmopanies, at the confluence of software development, omnichannel marketing, creative, digital and traditional marketing, data analytics, and enterprise technology. After spending 11 years in the Pre and Post Dot Com era of Software Development, ERP, CRM, and CMS, it was at this juncture, where his music, brand activation, technology, and marketing backgrounds converged.

With some national success from building his music brand, and a Closed Loop Marketing Paltform, he was sought after to repeat the online model for other companies. At a crossroads, he forged his way, and parlayed his uniquely blended background into buidling brands, and managing enterprise technolgoy and marketing projects, at the intersection of Technology, Marketing, Data Analytics, and Digital Transformation for Startups, SMB, Enterprise, and Fortune 1000 companies.

As a hybrid executive and hands-on consultant, his key insights, knowledge, and experience, has given him a unique understanding of how today's world of Marketing, Data Analytics, and Technology work seamlessly together. Always focused on UI/UX around compelling content that drives awareness, engagement, and conversions, his blended skill-set has helped companies such as, Frontier Airlines, Kroenke Sports & Entertainment, and Leprino Foods.

Before Above the Noise Digital, Mr. Battey, held Executive and Sr. Management roles for technology companies, Rogue Wave Software, RSA Companies, eBusiness Technologies, and Entellium Software.

Lawrence, attended Western Oregon University for Psychology.


Blake Barnes

VP of Global Sales

Global Sales

Blake has had his hands in online marketing, technology, and sales, for the past 19 years. His background and deep dive expertise has helped Enterprise and Fortune 1000 companies implement their online marketing strategies. Blake has held Sr. Management positions with Reach Local, NetMark, MultiView, AutoRevo, and Sage.

Mr. Barnes, attended the Univesity of Nebraska for International Business. Fluent in Spanish.


Erika Leyva

Director of Operations

Corporate Operations

Erika has been managing operations for Hospitals and Government Agencies for the last 15 years. She brings an extensive knowledge and background in process improvement and implementation, resource development, and corporate strategy. Erika has held Director and Management positions with Vail Medical Hospital, and Eagle Country Health & Human Services.

Ms. Leyva, attended Metro State University for Healthcare Administration and Nursing. Fluent in Spanish.

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