Are Your Advantage
A Different Kind of Agency
Creative work that gains attention, is memorable and drives results must be grounded in a solid strategy. Strategic planning is a part of every project we do, no matter the size, because we know it's that essential.
Our team of seasoned marketers work virtually, allowing us access to the top talent. Our collaborative software keeps us and our clients all on the same page. Clients only pay for the ideas we develop–not the space we develop them in.
Studies have shown that companies that combine a strategic plan with measured results achieve up to 60% faster growth. We have systems to help you set this up to gain the most ROI for your marketing dollar.
A Powerful Force
Of Seasoned Specialists
Courtney has been managing e-commerce and social media campaigns since 2012 with her most recent experience managing campaigns at Martha Steward Living Omnimedia in NYC.
20+ years of experience at top agencies, like TBWA Chiat/Day and DMB&B, and heading up marketing within entrepreneurial companies. Generalist with strategic focus.
25+ years in VP and Executive Director roles worldwide with companies such as Contico, The UPS Store and Maritz. Masters in Marketing Communication, SLU.
35 years developing award-winning creative on world-leading brands, such as: Coke, American Express, Gillette, Sprite, AT&T, Winchester and Deschutes Brewery.
18 years of excellence in client-side roles such as: Web and Creative Development Manager, Product Marketing and Communications and National Sales Coordinator.
A life-long creative writer with 20+ years professional experience on the agency and client side–balancing passion with practicality. Capable of a broad range of brand voices, grounded in strategy.
Member of the esteemed Circle, developing solutions for an industry-leading web development platform. 15 years in story-telling and contributing writer for Sauce, The Riverfront Times and St. Louis Magazine.
20+ years of experience as master of digital challenges. Cracks the code on digital problems, and just as importantly, clearly explains in laymen's terms why and how we will fix it.
Media Planner & Buyer
30 years of experience in planning, negotiating and buying media in today's ever-evolving communications environment.
20+ years in photography, focused on bringing out a product or service's finest attributes. Creative direction to maximize the visual value in every shot to tell your brand's story.
Since 2006 Sarah has been buying and analyzing digital media buys in the Bay area. Her years of experience translates into savings on your digital media planning and buying.
20+ years of experience in the design industry, building brand images and their standards to ensure a memorable and consistent brand presence.
Video & Animation
30+ years of expertise as a videographer, editor and animator. Brings brands to life in a distinctive, innovative and memorable way.
Leading head-shot and journalistic style photographer in the St. Louis region. Creates value for client's products and services with high-end professional shots.
Specialist in icon design, digital illustration and image retouching for 10+ years.
Our Point of View
a.k.a. Our Blog
Transitioning from corporate executive to developing an ice cream brand and opening a shop. (~3-minute read/40-minute podcast)
Time's fixed. Manage your focus, reprioritize and have the kind of life that you want. (3-minute read/40-minute podcast)
There is no one universal profile for a great leader. Genuine is what's effective. (~3-minute read/40-minute podcast)
If you're over the age of 50, you're probably not on Instagram, but 32% of online adults are. (~2-minute read)
As a result, a site update can be a great opportunity to boost your search engine optimization (SEO). (~3-minute read)
No matter what stage of development your earned media is in, three core principles apply. (~4-minute read)