About Us

The Artist Evolution is recognized as a national marketing resource with clients across the country in a variety of industries such as Dental / Medical, Banking, Medical Software, ManufacturingRestaurants, Real Estate, Legal, Entertainment, Vocational Training, Motivational Speakers, Consulting Firms and more.

We are the aspirational agency specializing in STRATEGIC PLAYBOOKS, IMPLEMENTATION & EXECUTION PROGRAMS, and PROVIDE MARKETING AND SALES TOOLS to equip your business or organization for success!

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Derek Champagne

Founder & CEO

Derek is a serial entrepreneur with over 15 years of… 

Justin Hegwood

President / Co-Founder of The Artist Evolution Atlanta

Justin is the President/Co-Founder of The Artist Evolution Atlanta.

John Taylor

President / Co-Founder of The Artist Evolution Nashville

With thirty-years in print production…

Paul Strack

Paul Strack

President/ Co-Founder The Artist Evolution Central Arkansas

After a successful career in the ultra-creative field of public accounting…

Jon Tegeler

Director of Sales and Operations

Jon Tegeler is TAE’s Director of Client Services.



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1175 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30361

415 Spence Ln., Nashville, TN 37210

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“For the last three years Derek and The Artist Evolution have been a responsive and creative resource for developing our marketing campaigns.They have helped take our graphic design to the next level.”

America’s Car-MartBarry Baggett - Sr. Marketing Manager

“In my personal experience The Artist Evolution has been creative and timely. Derek Champagne and his team always meet deadlines and creative expectations. When it comes to creating ads and getting results they are all star performers and have the ability to take on the “heavy lifting” for ongoing marketing campaigns.”

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“We wanted to take a minute to thank you and your team for your outstanding work and for designing a brand that matches our personality. We are thrilled with our new logo and the branding and identity package that your company designed for us. We could not be more pleased with your work and the professionalism with which it was executed.”

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