Meet the diverse talents behind Castle Media:

Our team is made up of designer/account manager hybrids with a variety of backgrounds and skills. What unites us is our creativity, intelligence, and passion for launching enterprises into the digital sphere. Our vision is to develop a comprehensive web platform for individuals and groups that are changing the world through faith, love and truth.

Castle Media was founded by Thomas Umstattd Jr. in an apartment in Austin, TX in 2008. Since then we have grown to a full-scale web marketing company serving authors, small businesses and politicians, both nationally and internationally.

Thomas Umstattd Jr.Thomas Umstattd Jr., CEO

Thomas built his first website at the age of 13 and has been helping people with the web ever since. Thomas is an award-winning speaker on the subject of marketing and technology.

In his spare time, he enjoys reading, volunteering for pro-life ministries, and blogging at his personal website, You can follow him on Twitter @ThomasUmstattd.

Jim CamomileJim Camomile, Developer

When Jim came to Author Media, he brought with him his successful website design company and years of experience in the industry.

In 2004, Jim founded Blue Dove Website Design. When the company was acquired by Castle Media Group in 2011, Jim joined the team as the Developer Lead. Jim is an expert in web design, search engine optimization, video production, web marketing, and podcast production/syndication.

Tim Zook Tim Zook, Developer

Tim is an enthusiastic programmer and web developer. He is the primary developer for the MyBookTable WordPress plugin. He is fluent in multiple programming languages and works around the clock to learn more. He’s an example of loving what you do and doing what you love.

When he’s not working, Tim studies at Blinn College. His dream is to be a game programmer; our dream is to keep him on board forever so he can continue to help us develop web pages that delight millions.