The Race Company
Creative work is hard. Let us do it for you.

What We Do

Digital Media, Creative Marketing, & Public Affairs


Creative work is hard.
Let us do it for you.

The Race Company is a minority-owned media, marketing, and public affairs consulting firm headquartered in Minneapolis, MN. We help public and nonprofit leaders meet their business needs more creatively. The owner and chief executive officer of our firm is Noël Gordon, Jr, MBA, MPP.




The Race Company
c/o Noël Gordon Jr
2811 SE University Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55414

(763) 777-0622


Client Spotlight: Minnesota Campaign for Full Legalization


Our Services

Market Research & Strategic Planning

Fail-proof your idea with sound research methods that analyze both qualitative and quantitative sources of data. We conduct expert literature reviews, online surveys, focus groups, and more.

photography & video production

Capture compelling visual content that performs well across social and digital media. We offer people, product and event photography, story boarding, script writing, and more.

Website Design & Redevelopment

Improve the look and functionality of your website with the help of an experienced marketing and communications professional. We’re familiar with Wix, WordPress, Squarespace, and Shopify.

Grant writing & Business development

Inspire funders to expand your people, programs, and services with a credible and coherent fundraising pitch. We write and review grant applications, logic models, and program budgets.

Digital Illustration & Graphic Design

Bring your ideas and custom illustrations to life with the help of an experienced graphic designer. We design brand logos, business cards, event flyers, personalized apparel, and more.

Issue Advocacy & Government affairs

Influence decision-makers at all levels of government to take action on the issues that matter most. We help with lobbying, community organizing, coalition building, special event planning, and more.