• Adventure Welcomes Katharine Kelly

    by / March 9, 2020 /

    Katharine Kelly has recently joined the growing Adventure team as a Strategist in their Minneapolis office. An avid traveler, she’s enthusiastic to work with tourism and active lifestyle brands.

    “I’m also very excited to work for a company that’s nearly 80% women,” said Katharine. “There’s a different dynamic, a different way of thinking.”

    Before Adventure, Katharine enjoyed working as Strategy Director at Little & Company and in Stores Innovation and Marke[Read More]

  • Open Book Communications Launches Website to Clarify Focus and Value Proposition

    by / February 5, 2020 /

    Team Open Book started the new year with a new website: teamopenbook.com. Their goal was to put a sharper point not only on what they do but also on how they think. The new site was designed and created in-house by the creative team. The site reflects a refreshed visual brand for Open Book, as well as a new way of defining their audience: to serve the organizations, companies, and leaders that are building tomorrow.

    Throughout the website, they in[Read More]

  • Submissions for The Show Close January 24

    by / January 21, 2020 /

    Submissions for The Show from the Advertising Federation of Minnesota (AdFed) close on Jan 24. The Show is an annual event to recognize and reward the creative spirit of excellence in the art of advertising. Categories of this year’s Show are: Sales Promotion; Direct Marketing; Magazine Advertising; Newspaper Advertising; Ambient Media; Out-of-home; Websites; Social Media; Apps, Games and Virtual Reality; Blog Digital Publications; Radio Advertising; Television Advertising; Cinema Advertisi[Read More]

  • Haberman Rebrands the Independent Natural Food Retailers Association (INFRA)

    by / January 18, 2020 /

    The mission of the Independent Natural Food Retailer Association (INFRA) is to strengthen independent natural food retailers through shared resources. From the time it was founded in 2004, INFRA had grown to be so much more than a purchasing cooperative for its independent grocers that many of its 300+ members weren’t aware that it also offered resources for training, marketing and operational needs.

    Haberman’s goal for rebranding INFRA was to make it clear, at a glance, th[Read More]

  • Kick Creates Dairy Brand For Minnesota Finnish Dairy Farmer With 10 Kids

    by / January 18, 2020 /

    Minneapolis branding + design agency, Kick, created the new Ten FinnsTM Creamery brand for Minnesota’s first A2 only dairy herd and creamery, which launched their first product in December 2019.

    A dairy farm with a mission
    Joel and Amanda Hendrickson are 5th generation Finnish dairy farmers in Menagha, MN. Their ten kids, Zach, Maddie, Julia, Lucy, Lily, Maria, Lane, Nora, Finn and Emma, were the inspiration behind the Ten Finns brand. Their farm i[Read More]

  • Job Alert: Saint Mary’s Press of Minnesota Seeks Creative Strategist

    by / January 7, 2020 /

    The Marketing Creative Strategist is the job for the person with great marketing instincts and passion, involving development of integrated, cross-platform campaign concepts that communicate through story compelling and emotionally engaging product and brand campaigns. This position collaborates on the marketing team, ideates on brainstorming sessions, conceptualizes campaigns, listens to all stakeholders in a project or campaign to result in campaigns and efforts that move the audience to ad[Read More]