We love to build (businesses)

About Us

Illumine8 is a strategic revenue operations firm for the building industry

Illumine8 helps manufacturers, distributors, builders, and service providers in the building industry drive more revenue efficiently by aligning marketing sales, service, and operational efforts.

We are headquartered in Frederick, Maryland with physical locations in the Washington DC, Richmond, VA, and Flordia markets. Illumine8 works primarily with North American B2B companies that are in and support the building industry. 

From its inception, Illumine8 has been a champion for the economic empowerment of communities. We believe that people working together empowered by their businesses have the capacity to make a positive impact on the world, their communities, and their lives. 

Named one of Frederick’s Top 50 Businesses, the Illumine8 team is located rooted at its headquarters and remotely. Our team is on a mission to create economic empowerment for privately-held businesses within the building industry and their communities that stand the tests of time, for this generation and the next.

Meet Illumine8's Leadership

Christina May

Founder & CEO

Christina May is passionate about creating revenue systems that scale businesses. CEO and Founder of Illumine8, a revenue operations company, she is an alumnus of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business program, a DMN Top 40UNDER40 honoree, and is a recipient of the Mount Saint Mary’s President’s Medal for leadership and service to the business community. After a career working in the publishing, building, and real estate industries, Christina founded Illumine8 in Spring 2013. Outside of work, Christina is passionate about women in business and economic empowerment. She enjoys traveling to Cape Cod, volunteering with her therapy dog, Lucy, and spending her free time with her husband and family.

Carrie Dudley

Account Supervisor

Carrie anticipates client needs and champions innovative strategic solutions to provide winning marketing and sales campaigns. With over two decades of experience working for top full-service national marketing agencies, she brings with her a wealth of strategic knowledge leading integrated B2B and B2C awareness, acquisition, and retention campaigns. She is also well versed in digital media marketing industry trends and exceeding KPIs. Living in Frederick’s Historic District, she enjoys the benefit of walking to work. In her free time, she enjoys supporting the local music and sports scene, family time at Bethany Beach, DE, and spending time with her (dog) daughter.

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