The founders

 VICTORIA WELLMAN

VICTORIA WELLMAN

In her work as a journalist at The Daily Mail, New York Post and New York Daily News, a writer/producer at NBC and as a trained stage actress and voice over artist, Victoria refined her skills in almost every existing storytelling discipline before founding The OL in 2009.
As its writer-in-chief she has worked with innovators, policy-makers, influencers and home-makers from DC to London to Sydney, turning their ideas into exceptional speeches. 
She has written more commencement addresses than Obama and more best man toasts than anyone. In the world. Ever.

 NATHAN PHILLIPS

NATHAN PHILLIPS

As an Emmy-winning writer, a best-selling author and award-winning creative director for brands, including Google, Intel, Chevy, JC Penney, Under Armour, Kraft, Obama 2012 and the AFL-CIO, Nathan has built robots, created VR experiences, developed products and devised entire campaigns.  He is a former collaborator at the Google Creative Lab and the former Chief Creative officer of Narrative, the ad agency founded by Russell Simmons. A compulsive maker of innovative content, Nathan now focuses most of his attention on his newly founded digital agency, THAT (Technology, Humans & Taste).