No news is good news. At least that is how the old saying goes, but where do you go in Columbus, Ohio if you want to get the good news out on you, your product or your web presence? Marketing firms are the best bet for getting your story told, finding your audience and identifying your brand in a sea of information.
Blue Laser Design, located at 300 Marconi Boulevard, Suite 302, Columbus, Ohio 43215, is an all-purpose company dedicated to print and online marketing strategies. The company’s philosophy is a streamlined approach whether you are looking for a Tri-folds and Brochures to full Search Engine Optimization. Other specialties include Corporate Branding Identity, Logo Design and Print Design. The team uses a creative approach and has been awarded the 2007, 2008 and 2009 winner for Business Excellence by the Consumers’ Choice Award. For more info, www.bluelaserdesign.com
An expert at traditional and online marketing, Marcy Design, has been around since 1998 and has an impressive group of skilled marketing professionals on staff. The company offers an extensive list of marketing services including: Research, Brand Management, Packaging, Copywriting and Sales Literature. Marcy Design boasts over 8,000 marketing projects and has won over 100 international, national and local awards for its work. The design firm is located at 50 West Broad Street, Suite 3050, Columbus, Ohio 43215 and can be found online at www.marcy.com.
Unique among marketing firms, Resource Interactive, is the nation’s largest women-owned agency. Around since 1981, Resource Interactive has amassed an impressive list of clients in its nearly 30 years including The Coca-Cola Company, Kohl’s, Proctor and Gamble and Victoria’s Secret. The company’s specialties include Consumer Research and Emerging Media and Futuring (this includes Digital trends.) Resource Interactive, www.resource.com, has offices in Columbus, Cincinnati and Palo Alto, Ca. The Columbus address is 343 North Front Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215.
Clary Communications offers services in marketing communications and online and direct marketing. If you’re looking for a way to enhance how information is related to clients or how a website can easily become a presence without getting lost amid the mass of information online, then Clay promises to deliver. The small yet capable staff is also aware that the correct message can carry a client through difficult times and offers a Crisis Management service. Clary Communications is located at 2079 West Fifth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43212 and you can get an in-depth look at the staff at www.clarycommunications.com.
With offices in Columbus, Ohio and North Charleston, South Carolina, Snyc is a dynamic company of eight that specializes in branding, marketing, Search Engine Optimization and creating full stories for clients looking to emerge as an important presence in print and online. Recent clients include Huntington Bank Online, the Ohio Manufacturers’ Association and Titebond Greenchoice. Sync is located at 243 east Livingston Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215 and can be found online at www.synccreative.com
Sebastian Ibel is a well-known man about Columbus, Ohio. Moving there in 1996, he became an important figure in the branding of the Short North Arts District making it the destination place for those wanting to see and be seen. Since then he and team have dedicated themselves to “translating marketing messages into a language that consumers understand.” The Ibel Agency is located in the heart of Columbus’ Short North at 1055 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43201. They boast a strong variety of local clients including ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, Live Technologies LLC, Four Points Real Estate Development and Rigsby’s Kitchen. For more information visit www.ibelagency.com
Paul Werth Associates was founded in 1963 and excels at research and digital marketing. Particular services they offer include Qualitative/Quantitative research, Social Media Auditing and Monitoring, Focus groups and Strategy Development. Paul Werth Associates recently won two Ohio Interactive Awards for Best Social/Web Twitter Campaign and Best Retail/Ecommerce/Online Marketplace. Paul Werth Associates can be found at 10 North High Street, Suite 300, Columbus, Ohio 43215 or on the web at www.paulwerth.com.
With two offices in Central Ohio, McGann Media (www.mcgannmedia.com) is an expert at social media packages, search engine optimization, creation of project creative and has a vast network of top clients including the Wexner Center for the Arts, Barcelona Restaurant and the Nationwide Better Health Columbus Marathon. Jaime McGann has over 25 years of experience and is connected to the markets of Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and New York. The offices can be found at 15 Price Street, Suite 101, Columbus, OH 43201 and 4816 Smoketalk Lane, Westerville, OH 43081.
Integrate Inc. is a top-notch agency with an impressive list of clients. They work to create an entire branded image for their client with a particular emphasis on creating design projects that meet client needs in clear, affordable manner. This small staffed firm delivers by using an innovative, refined approach. Integrate Inc. is located at 1404 Goodale Boulevard and can be found online at www.integrateinc.com
The Marketing Agency makes up large part of the creative economy and Columbus boasts a strong host of marketing agencies that deliver world class products, strategies and social media concepts. For the client seeking marketing expertise, the above listed agencies are a fantastic resource.