Our vision is to help clients find the intersection of high public purpose and commercial enterprise to lift brands, prompt action and generate measurable results.

At the i.e. network we bring together big ideas, talented people and diverse capabilities to help clients produce content and utilize digital platforms to inform and engage audiences.

Broadcast Production

We produced a 30-minute television special for UnitedHealthcare on the aging of America and its impact on the healthcare system for placement in key markets around the U.S.

Digital Development

We produced an online health & wellness challenge in partnership with the Biggest Loser television show, registering more than 30,000 competitors in a matter of weeks.

Coalition Building

We engaged bi-partisan members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives to create the Congressional Wellness Caucus for the promotion of workplace wellness.

Recent Case Studies


The i.e. network is a strong partner with talented coalition builders. Their ability to bring a diverse group together and create understanding, alignment and action is second to none. OptumHealth has participated in, as well as benefited from many of the ventures and activities spearheaded by the i.e. network team.

Dawn Owens Former CEO, Optum

Through leadership and work from the i.e. network and the Alliance for a Healthier Minnesota, Target worked with other major Minnesota corporations to share key strategies and insights around employee health improvement. As collaborators, the i.e. network helped us see beyond the walls of our own business to advance not just healthier workplaces, but a healthier community. Rick Kupchella is phenomenal moderator, inspirational storyteller and a great gatherer of people.

Joshua Riff, MD MBA Medical Director, Target Corporation

The i.e. network includes visionary thinkers and great collaborators. Their efforts in leading the Alliance for a Healthier Minnesota were outstanding, bringing together partners from across the public and private sector to create innovative approaches to health and wellness. Given their deep communication experience, they are able to drive messaging to drive real action.

John Haugen VP General Mills, Health & Wellness Center for Excellence