We Are INVNT Higher Ed

We Believe Right Now is the biggest opportunity in a generation for colleges and universities to redefine themselves for the Next Generation

BRANDSTORY is our craft – anchored by Strategy & Narrative – and brought to life through the unmatched power of LIVE EVENTS & EXPERIENCES that galvanize and inspire every audience that makes an institution soar.

Students, Parents, Alumni Donors, Prospects, Community.


A new campaign

A new leader

A new century

Or a new stake in the ground for your university’s place in this world…

…competing for attention and trust in the modern era requires schools to articulate and express their story through high-value experiences…

…while thinking, communicating and activating like the most sophisticated brands on the planet.

That’s what makes INVNT Higher Ed a unique and potent partner for forward-thinking schools seeking to redefine the way they cultivate and maintain relationships and connect with audiences on a deeper level.

INVNT Higher Ed is led by specialists with decades of experience creating and producing game-changing engagement strategies and live events for higher education….

...combined with the creativity and production expertise of INVNT – the global Live Brand Storytelling Agency™ that works with many of the best-known brands in the world.

We are different . . . by design.

Because we believe in thinking differently and partnering with institutions to create what’s to come – untethered by what was.

We are diverse, innovative, imaginative, fearless and responsible citizens. And we’re committed to setting a new standard for excellence in Higher Ed.



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Sarah Winkler

Senior Vice President

Sarah Winkler

Senior VP Higher Ed
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JoAnn Peroultka

Vice President

JoAnn Peroultka

Vice President


Scott Cullather: The Wizard of Brand Storytelling

This Brand Storytelling Cover Feature Originally Appeared in Exeleon Magazine. Since humans have set foot in the world, stories have existed. We are all connected through beautiful, immersive, and emotional snippets of each other. Stories help us guide and remember many attributes as they weave a cozy, warm nest to bond with different people from various walks of life.  There is

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