Founder & President
Tim started Mightybytes in early 1998 to help nonprofits, social enterprises, and purpose-driven companies solve problems, amplify their impact, and drive measurable business and marketing results.
Speaking & Facilitation
A seasoned speaker, Tim presents at conferences and facilitates workshops in the U.S. and abroad, including the UN-sponsored World Eco-Design Conference in China, the O’Reilly Design Conference, and Europe’s ICT 4 Sustainability. He has participated on panels and facilitated workshops on sustainable design, impact assessment, and corporate digital responsibility for clients like Adobe, Block (formerly Square), Capital One, Northwestern University, and numerous others.
Tim is a Certified Sustainability Designer through Gaia Education, a United Nations global education partner. Tim has co-facilitated their course on Economic Design, part of the Design for Sustainability program, helping students design more regenerative and inclusive economic practices.
Writing & Education
Tim has written four books, which have been translated into multiple languages and are used at educational institutions around the world:
- Designing for Sustainability: A Guide to Building Greener Digital Products and Services from O’Reilly Media
- Two editions of Return on Engagement: Content Strategy and Web Design Techniques for Digital Marketing from Elsevier/Focal Press
- Managing Interactive Media Projects, a project management guide from Cengage Learning
In addition to authoring books, Tim contributed a chapter to the The Ecomm Manager’s Sustainable Ecommerce Handbook and has written for dozens of well-known publications, blogs, and media outlets. He is a regular contributor to B the Change, the storytelling platform for the global B Corp community.
Finally, passionate about the growing global B Corp movement, Tim is Co-founder and Chair Emeritus of B Local Illinois, a place-based group of B Corp leaders working to strengthen the local B Corp community, inspire collective action among B Corps, and support the success of B Corp businesses in Illinois.
He is also the former Board President of Climate Ride, a global charity that produces multi-day endurance events which have raised millions of dollars for environmental nonprofits. In 2013, Tim co-founded Content Jam, now Chicago’s largest content marketing conference.
- B Corps & Impact Assessment
- Design for Sustainability
- Storytelling for Purpose-Driven Organizations
- Community Organizing