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Meet the Founders

No matter what, the answer is always, “yes.” Ask us about our collective ultramarathons, triathlons, cycling trips, and grand adventures. Or the time Beachy followed the Tour de France. Or when Rachel got left behind on a camel in the Sahara Desert.

Or the time we assembled welcome bags for refugees entering the States for the first time. We believe in working hard, doing good, and always learning.

Laura Beachy

Co-Founder, Communications

Beachy serves as a media specialist whose career has spanned film, television, publishing, PR, and digital brand development. She founded Beachy Media in 2014.

Prior to Beachy Media, she served as the publicist for Runner’s World, Running Times, and Bicycling magazines. Most notably, she landed placements on AC360, Entertainment Tonight, Good Day New York, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today. She also created the blueprint for Rodale Publishing’s corporate social media strategy.

Beachy has worked for VIDICOM, FOX, ABC, Summit Entertainment, KPI Lightworks Entertainment, POV, and Bohm Productions. She is a three-time film festival finalist for her feature-length directorial documentary debut, We Were Quiet Once and served as a production supervisor for 2018 Woodstock International Film Festival audience award winner, Wheels.

Beachy is a competitive triathlete earning a qualifying spot to USAT Age Group Nationals and an ultramarathon runner.

Public Relations
Paid Partnerships
Digital Marketing
Social Media Marketing

Rachel Cochran

Co-Founder, Design

Rachel is a designer, content creator, and project manager. Her work can be seen in the pages of the New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Vogue, and Scientific American or on the shelves at Macy’s, Bed Bath & Beyond, Sur La Table, and Bloomingdale’s. She also specializes in web design and data-driven social media campaigns.

Rachel is an accomplished runner and triathlete, completing several marathons and triathlons including an Ironman. She’s on the leadership team for the Rise, a grassroots outdoor fitness group in New York City that’s been featured in the New York Times, Shape Magazine, Blood, Sweat, and Cheers, Well + Good, and on CBS and NBC. She also hosts annual Beginner’s Run clinics.

Project Management
Graphic Design
Web Development
Content Creation
Photo Editing
Digital Marketing
Influencer Management