Marketing & Communications


Sarah Nickell is a highly-experienced PR professional with a decade of experience working with high-growth technology companies. She has worked with New Space companies including Voyager Space Holdings, York Space Systems, Space For Humanity, Leaf Space, Vector Launch, Ursa Space, and ICEYE as well as several other tech companies ranging from late-stage to startup and stealth.
Sarah is a talented strategist with a unique ability to capitalize on opportunities quickly. Her understanding of the commercial space market and media landscape puts her in a unique position to help New Space companies launch and grow.

Sarah is based in Denver, CO

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Out Of This World Design WEB DESIGN

OOTWD creates fundraising and marketing materials specifically for emerging companies in the NewSpace industry and aerospace sector. Our mission is to provide you with bold visual assets that convey your vision clearly to investors and customers alike.

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What we specialize in:

Pitch Deck Design - Over $100mm raised!
We provide structure to your presentation, distinguish your branding, and deliver concise custom visualizations that will set your company and technology apart.
Embedded Design - In-house capabilities at fractional rates.
Our clients often need to update or refresh their visual assets for a variety of internal and external initiatives. That’s why we offer Embedded Design, an ongoing partnership that enables you to accomplish small and large design projects faster and cheaper than compartmentalized projects.
Website Design & Development
OOTWD offers full-service web development. We can build a uniquely interactive and optimized website that enhances your company’s credibility and funnels leads to your inbox.
Logo Design
We can upgrade your existing logo or design one from scratch. Either way, our team will provide you with a compelling and versatile design that will stay visually relevant long after your last round of funding.
3D Modeling
We provide photorealistic 3D renders that will validate your product to investors before you even begin manufacturing. We can also touch up your existing CAD models to make them presentation ready.
2D & 3D Animation
We create animations that help you explain your technology and the science behind it to unfamiliar investors.


Founded in 1999 SpaceRef – Your Space Reference – has nearly a quarter century of space information and news reporting under its belt.

After a major upgrade to its design and databases, SpaceRef is now better than ever. We cover everything to do with space exploration, utilization, and commerce. As an example of the type of data you can access, we have over 18,000 stories and reports on the International Space Station.

Along with our current advertising opportunities, we have new subscriber services forthcoming which will provide timely news and analysis including on satellite constellations and New Space.

Citadines Group

This is where your startup should start! In partnership with our Service Providers, VSS has created several affordable, flexible service bundles aimed squarely at the needs of space startups. We’ll work with you to customize a plan that fits your business and your budget. And if you don’t see what you need, just ask and we’ll find it for you!



With Canvas Envision, every team across the organization can access a single, powerful solution to collaborate using interactive visual documents that leverage the rich data of your 3D CAD models. From engineering through sales and marketing, all the way to service and repair, Canvas Envision empowers everyone to communicate precisely what they need to about your products. 

Perfect for marketing materials, presentations, pitch decks, manuals, and more!  

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