Kris is the co-founder and CEO of Full Media. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia, where he received his undergraduate degree in finance and his MBA with a concentration in marketing, both from the Terry College Business. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Good News at Noon, Young Life of Gainesville/Hall County, the Gainesville Ballet Company and the Gainesville High School Athletic Club. He is also a Deacon at Lakewood Baptist Church. Kris and his wife, Courtney, have two children and live in Gainesville, Georgia.
Latest Blog Post
Exciting News from Full Media
Posted: August 29th, 2016
Things are changing at Full Media! Read more about how our new website offering, ReadySites, is changing the game for small and mid-sized businesses everywhere.
A Letter From the CEO: An 8 Year Reflection
Posted: April 14th, 2016
As Full Media celebrates its 8th anniversary, CEO Kris Nordholz reflects on the past 8 years.
5 Characteristics of Weak Leaders
Posted: December 17th, 2014
from Michael Hyatt's blog
Let the Leader be Like a Servant
Posted: September 26th, 2014
What Does Real Leadership Look Like?
Patience and Persistence
Posted: September 10th, 2014
Overcoming the Myths of What Leads to Success
What Does Bear Bryant Know About Growing an Organization?
Posted: June 10th, 2014
Bear Bryant died in 1983, but his wisdom still applies to growing any kind of organization in 2016.
Seth Godin's "The secret of the web"
Posted: November 29th, 2011
hint: it's a virtue
Is Talent Keeping You From Being Your Best?
Posted: March 10th, 2011
Talent and the Peril of Ease
What is Branding?
Posted: March 7th, 2011
Traditional ideas of "branding" are being replaced by an understanding that everything you do is branding.
Posted: November 30th, 2010
What makes a great and lasting organization great and lasting? It may just be its willingness to be boring.
What is the focus of your business?
Posted: November 12th, 2010
It really should be simple.
Marketing: Who you are vs. what you say
Posted: November 5th, 2010
Don't spend too much time worrying about your image...focus on your reality.
Posted: November 5th, 2010
What is an organization's role?
Rome Wasn't Built in a Day
Posted: July 15th, 2010
In today's fast paced culture, most of us are probably guilty of impatience. We want it and we want it now. And usually we can get it now. I can download just about any song ever sung in less than 10 seconds at the iTunes store. If I want to see an old clip from the classic A-Team television series, YouTube can give it to me right now. And if I have a question for a college friend, his Facebook wall is accessible on my laptop…and he lives in Australia.
The Maturation of an Industry
Posted: July 2nd, 2010
What Discount Retailing and Internet Marketing Have in Common
Industries, like people, have life cycles. New ones begin, they mature, and some, like horse drawn carriages, the telegraph and film for cameras, even die. When an industry is early on in its life cycle, there are similar dynamics that you may recognize.
Just Sell One
Posted: June 15th, 2010
Don't Over Think the Path to Success
I went to business school, but I don’t remember much of what I learned. I do remember writing a lot of mock business plans and developing a lot of mock financial projections. But I’m not sure why. The truth is as business people, we’ve been trained to obsess over long term planning. How many entrepreneurs spend countless hours writing 10 year business plans complete with detailed financial projections only to eventually put those plans in a drawer on their way to a day job that they hate?
A New Kind of Web Company
Posted: May 14th, 2010
The Same Principles of Success Still Apply
Traditionally, web providers have fallen into two categories: freelancers and professional agencies.
Most freelancers are less expensive, but they usually have a more limited skill set. And since many freelancers provide web design or internet marketing services only after they’ve finished their "day job," they are not always as reliable as you would like.
The Next Right Thing
Posted: May 5th, 2010
Staying Focused in a World of Increasing Complexity
In today's world with so much complexity and so many moving parts, it is easy to become paralyzed by all of the things we could (and maybe “should”) be doing.
Imagine how great your marriage could be in 10 years. Now list everything you should do between now and then to get you there. Imagine how great your business could be in 10 years. Now imagine all the marketing programs you should start, all the people you should hire or all the products you should develop to ensure that your business becomes all it can be.
Telling one SEO company from another
Posted: May 22nd, 2008
What to look for in an SEO Company
Internet Marketing: The most effective way to grow your revenue
Posted: March 10th, 2008
The internet is revolutionizing how people make decisions about products and services. Are you using internet marketing to its fullest?