• Broadhead Wins 28 NAMA Awards

    by / February 8, 2019 /

    Broadhead, an independent, full-service agency based in Minneapolis, took home 11 First Place and 17 Merit Awards at the regional National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) competitions among five regions across the United States. The regional award winners will compete at the National Best of NAMA Awards Show in April.

    "We had an incredible variety of clients represented at NAMA this year,” said Beth Burgy, Presi[Read More]

  • Minnesota PRSA Installs 2019 Board of Directors

    by / January 31, 2019 /

    The Minnesota chapter of PRSA (Public Relations Society of America) placed newly-elected and returning members of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors in the roles they will fill throughout 2019. The transition took place during the Board’s first meeting of the year on Jan. 9 in Minneapolis.

    President Gregory J. Zimprich, APR, Fellow PRSA, who serves as Director of Finance Communications at Medtronic, takes the reigns of the more than 300-member Minnesota PRSA chapter comp[Read More]

  • Are You the Future? Padilla Is Seeking NEXTerns

    by / January 30, 2019 /

    Are you a college student interested in account service, brand, PR and creative careers? If so, check out Padilla's summer internship program

    As a Padilla NEXTern, you don’t just gain hands-on experience working with some of the top minds in our industry, you will help build the framework for the future of their agency. They're not looking for someone to just fit in. They’re looking for someone who’[Read More]

  • Red Wing Shoe Company Selects Carmichael Lynch Relate as New PR Partner

    by / January 14, 2019 /

    Red Wing Shoe Company, a global leader in the design, production and distribution of work, safety and lifestyle footwear and work apparel, has selected Carmichael Lynch Relate as its new public relations agency for its Red Wing Shoe brand following a competitive search. The agency was selected based on its strategic approach to multichannel storytelling, relevant client experience working with best-in-class business-to-business brands and ability to find creative solutions to communications c[Read More]

  • Big Showing for Minneapolis Agencies at Innovation SABRE Awards

    by / December 17, 2018 /

    ICF Next (formerly Olson/Olson Engage) is the most shortlisted agency in the show, with 20 nominations, and Carmichael Lynch Relate is third with 18.

    Eight ICF Next clients made the list, including the Minnesota Wild (shortlisted twice), Skittles, Heinz, Jim Beam, Miller Lite, Days Inn, Reynolds and Terminix. Olson Engage was the most-shortlisted (and biggest eventual winner) last yea[Read More]

  • Local Agency Converts Pie Brand to Lifestyle Brand

    by / November 30, 2018 /

    How do you break through the clutter this holiday season when brands are making loud, brand-forward spoof gifts? You go the opposite, and design one that people would actually wear—not for a laugh, but to celebrate the lifestyle and look of sweet, decadent pie. Then you get it picked up in top publications like Parade, Bustle and Reader’s Digest (to name a few).

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  • Haberman Selected as an Outside Magazine Best Place to Work for 7th Year

    by / November 1, 2018 /

    OUTSIDEAmerica’s preeminent active lifestyle brand, has named Haberman, the only Minneapolis marketing agency on the list, to its 50 “Best Places to Work” in 2018. This is Haberman’s seventh consecutive year being recognized, and OUTSIDE ranked Haberman at 45. Winning companies – the top 50 places to work in the U.S. and 50 honorable mentions – provide g[Read More]

  • Padilla Named AOR for Virginia Wine

    by / October 22, 2018 /

    The Virginia Wine Board has selected Padilla as agency of record for its strategic marketing and communication programs. The Virginia Wine region is the sixth-largest in the United States. Padilla’s brand consultancy, Joe Smith, has helped the region establish a bold new story and visual identity that is currently coming to life through new video content, [Read More]