We believe our work should pay for itself - if we can't deliver at least 2x our management fee in ad spend value, you won't be charged
FREE 10K / MONTH
Google Ad Grants can get a nonprofit up to $10k/month in free search advertising, but they are rarely ever fully leveraged.
We can help you assess & maximize the value of your Google Ad Grant.
We've advised 1000+ advertisers on Google Ads, managed some of Google's largest ad accounts & even built Google Ads for Google.
Our team can bring unmatched experience to your nonprofit.
Our team has been working with Google Ad Grant and Google Ad accounts since 2011.
Your nonprofit will receive best-in-class strategy to support your mission.
WHAT WE DO
⇢ We grow your community and increase your impact by enhancing your online presence to reach like minded people around the world.
WHY CHOOSE OPEN OCEANS
⇢ On average, an Open Oceans Ad Grant client will get over 1,000 new visitors to their site each month (10x the Google Ad grant average) - That's 1,000 extra opportunities to find allies and grow your community.
⇢ No monthly fee if under $1,000 spend
⇢ Google Analytics Setup
⇢ Monthly Optimization
⇢ Quarterly Strategy Meeting
⇢ Monthly reporting and update
⇢ Engagement tracking
⇢ Ad Grant Procurement & Management
$500 SETUP | $250 PER Month
⇢ No monthly fee if under $2000 spend
⇢ Ad Grant procurement
⇢ Ad Grant management
⇢ Website design consultation
⇢ Google Analytics setup
⇢ Conversion tracking
$500 SETUP | $500 PER Month
⇢ Full funnel management across a variety of platforms including Google Search, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and more
⇢ Procurement and management of a Google Ad Grant
determined on a case by case basis
MEET OUR TEAM
Zack Gaston comes from a management consulting and video production background. While at Accenture, Zack worked with clients across the country, producing videos for household names like Best Buy and Caterpillar. In his free time Zack makes music and comedy sketches.
Shilpa worked at Google as an AdWords account manager and optimization strategist for six years. During that time she managed over $10M in AdWords spend and worked with clients in the Retail, Travel and Finance verticals in the US & CA markets. She worked closely with clients to design their SEM strategy and built their campaigns from the ground up.
Mauritz (Mo) Muller is a Facebook ads expert who joined the Open Oceans team in 2018. Prior to working with Open Oceans, Mo worked for a marketing consultancy company in South Africa. Also a multi-instrumentalist, Mo has composed music for ads and TV series.
Jake joined our team in 2021 with 6 years of experience in operations management. With an eye for streamlining processes and procedures, Jake helps oversee program development and strategic planning for both Open Oceans and our clients.
Trent has 10+ years of experience in marketing, including 5 years at Google advising both advertisers and agencies on digital strategy. He managed Search, YouTube, and Display for some of Google's largest advertisers ($20M+ / quarter) and internally for Google's own products before co-founding Open Oceans in 2016.
Prior to Open Oceans, Ben managed marketing & business development at the Awethu Project, a South African venture capital fund. In that role Ben worked with 30+ companies to help plan, execute and fund scaling growth plans. Before that, Ben was a consultant at Bain & Company, a management consulting firm.