Who We Are

We are a team that champions bringing together as many unique perspectives as possible to solve brands’ biggest challenges.


That’s why everyone at TouchDown has a major (what it says on our email signatures) and a minor (our secret superpowers). We are creators, musicians, engineers, historians and more. And in everything we do, we allow our expert fluency across different pockets of culture to inform the boardroom and elevate the work.

Thaddaeus Washington
President, Principal

Thaddaeus drives the strategic vision and growth for TouchDown, evangelizing the value proposition of peace. As President and Principal he brings a unique blend of business acumen, technology prowess and high-level commitment to client relationships. Every day he works hard to ensure the every department delivers exceptional brand experiences (the work), exceptional client experiences and exceptional employee experiences. An accomplished musician (guitar), studied Music Performance and Business at the Bowling Green State University. Thaddaeus now has over a decade of experience in advertising and branding, including work for Tim Hortons and MetroPCS.

Darrell Sheares
Director, AV

Darrell oversees AV (audio and visual) across all client engagements. His day-to-day involves collaboratively working with business leaders to evolve their brand experiences through events and integration. Since the start of TouchDown he has worked on successful projects for Tim Hortons, University of Toledo, and TEDx.

Lukas Sasscer
Director, Customer Relations

Luke studied film at the University of Toledo. He is passionate about connecting and serving others while championing our value proposition of peace in all that he does. Luke is honored to have the opportunity to connect with our clients, letting them know they are valued and appreciated.