Nichole Lear - Principal & Business Manager

After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Montana State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Nichole partnered with James Lear to form 45 Degrees North. With over fifteen years of advanced design, advertising and marketing experience, Nichole manages all business accounts as well as a variety of design and marketing accounts.  Nichole is credited with creating and promoting some of 45 Degrees North’s most vital domestic and international campaigns. Her extensive work on the Streamline and Skyline Campaigns is apparent throughout Bozeman. Nichole operates at highly creative and organizational levels, handling business management, marketing and graphic design simultaneously.