Jim Stadler


Attention Spans was founded by Jim Stadler – a writer, creative director and branding consultant based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Jim's work has won dozens of ADDY awards, as well as national recognition. And he's worked on a wide variety of brands, including:

  • Healthcare clients Apostrophe Health, Atrium Health, CaroMont Health, MedChat, Novant

  • Education clients Belmont Abbey College, Carolinas College of Health Sciences, CPCC, NC State, Queens University, Union Academy Foundation

  • Transportation clients Club Car, Daimler Truck Financial, Detroit Engines, Freightliner Trucks, Thomas Built Buses

  • Real Estate clients Childress Klein, Crescent Communities, Lincoln-Harris, Pappas Properties

  • Technology clients Geospiza, Huckabuy, Lenovo, NewCloud, Red Hat, Verbatim, WatchGuard

  • Government clients Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, CMPD, GovWorks, Iredell County Economic Development, Centralina Council of Governments, NC Ports

  • Tourism clients AAA, Invited Home, Pine Needles and Mid Pines Resorts, Waynesville Inn Golf Resort

  • As well as Agility Recovery, First Union, Winn-Dixie, Speed Channel, Softspikes, Charlotte Sting, Hafele, Kay Chemical, Wells Fargo Championship, BB&T and many more.


Jim is a proud father of two, graduate of the University of Florida and a diehard Arsenal fan.


Karen McElmoyle

Karen McElmoyle has more than 20 years of experience in branding and graphic design. She's the founder of km design, which specializes in brand identity and marketing materials for a variety of B2B clients. Karen is a meticulous perfectionist, giving her clients and creative partners peace of mind, as well as a lot of great work. Jim and Karen have worked together for many years for clients that include Carolinas College of Health Sciences, Queens University, Belmont Abbey College, Iredell County Economic Development, Centralina Council of Governments, Affinity Energy, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Indianapolis Public Library, Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department and Union Academy Foundation.

Karen is a graduate of the University of Georgia and the biggest Carolina Panthers fan around.

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