It's more than marketing.It's connecting. — with Celtic Chicago believes in a deeper connection. We leverage that connection to deliver spot on advertising, branding, digital marketing, social media, web design, public relations and event planning. To start, Celtic works from the premise that nobody is more connected to your brand than you. Together, we develop a vision for the brand that translates into ideas with purpose – smart marketing strategies, relevant creative concepts, innovative digital programs and targeted social media campaigns. The goal is to connect with customers in a way that's authentic. Our WorkAllPortfolio PageCorporate BrandingPortfolio PageIntroducing InnovationPortfolio PageEntering New MarketsPortfolio PageConsumer MarketingPortfolio PageBrand BuildingPortfolio PageProduct PromotionPortfolio PageIntegrated MarketingPortfolio PageGrassroots PromotionsPortfolio PagePublic AwarenessPortfolio PageBrand PromotionPortfolio PageSimplifying ComplexityPortfolio PageDigital Thought LeadershipPortfolio Page Our Leadership Marlene ByrnePresident/CEOJim HeitzmanVice President, Advertising Danielle VitogiannesDirector, Digital Services Kurt MaloyDirector, Creative Services Blair CieckoDirector, Public Relations & Social Media ServicesLee HillerichDirector, Client ServicesDeb RyanDirector, Events Mary JohnssonDirector, Media ServicesMonica ZachackiDirector, Accounting & Human Resources Bob BrunkSenior Project ManagerOur ServicesMarketing StrategyTake a 10,000-foot view. It’s refreshing. We’ll help you step back to see more clearly. Celtic connects research and brand expertise to develop a marketing strategy containing positioning, tactics and timelines that bring structure to your plan.Marketing StrategyAdvertisingThere is a lot vying for your customer’s attention. Our creative and account teams work with you to generate game-changing ideas that will pique their interests.AdvertisingBrandingWe begin branding assignments with information gathering. By pulling together research, internal expertise, sales data and more, we can craft a brand essence and platform to make audiences take notice.BrandingDigital ConsultingConnecting with customers digitally means navigating a complicated and crowded sphere. Our experts will help you pinpoint exactly where your audience is on that sphere, and then build a clear path to reach them.Digital ConsultingWebsiteYour business needs a responsive, user-friendly and visually compelling website established with SEO best practices. Our digital team will help you make an online impact that customers can engage with intuitively.WebsitePublic RelationsSelling is storytelling. Our traditional and digital PR experts love digging in and uncovering each client’s best story, then presenting it in the most relevant way to achieve a customer connection.Public RelationsMedia Strategy & PlanningTo set the scene for meaningful connections, key messages need to be in front of the right people in the right place at the right time. Our team scours all available outlets to make sure your media message surrounds your customers.Media Strategy & PlanningContent MarketingThe best way to tell a brand’s story is through content that people actually want to see. Celtic creates buzzworthy infographics, white papers, blog posts, videos and events that pull audiences in.Content MarketingDirect MarketingTo truly reach people, you have to hit them where they live. From direct mail campaigns to e-blasts, we utilize targeted databases, analytics and testing to deliver personalized marketing materials that call customers to action. Direct MarketingMarketing AutomationContinually connecting with prospects shows that you care. We’ll help speak to your audience during every step of the customer journey by automatically delivering personal communications with relevant information.Marketing AutomationSocial MediaGoing social is about getting personal. Celtic finds out what matters to audiences to create an intimate conversation that makes an impact in the places where they connect.Social MediaCollateral MaterialsSet your sales professionals up for success with meaningful tools that they can readily access. Our team will work with you to create brochures, sell sheets, presentations and other collateral materials to help your people connect with their customers. Collateral MaterialsResearchResearch allows us to paint a clearer picture of marketing opportunities, competitors and user personas. Celtic collects essential information through focus groups, interviews, surveys and other techniques.ResearchTrade ShowsMake the most of your time at trade shows. Prior to shows, Celtic helps foster excitement over booths with social media, direct mail and e-blast campaigns. At shows, we utilize arresting booth designs to attract visitors and informative sales collateral to carry on the conversation.Trade ShowsEvent ManagementCeltic manages every last detail of a meeting with experience in planning events ranging from 15 to over 2,000 attendees.On-site logistics, sponsor solicitation and site management provide the foundation for success.Event ManagementMarlene Byrne, President/CEO"To bring brands to life, you must connect meaningful messages with the right audiences."Our ClientsBlogOur musings on all things marketing… March 16, 2017March 16, 2017 Collaboration is the Key to the Ideal Work Space As we settle into our new Celtic home, we are all still working through some of the unknowns… Continue Reading January 30, 2017February 7, 2017 Building the Proper Foundation for a Successful Social Media Program There have been some epic social media fails by corporations. American Apparel posted an image to celebrate the… Continue Reading December 14, 2016February 7, 2017 To Better Understand Your Customers, Get in Their Faces Today, online research seems like an easy, cost-effective way to collect data. But if your questions are about… Continue Reading November 16, 2016February 7, 2017 Don’t Be Afraid of Telling Your Story Through Video In the past few years, video creation has evolved to ensure storytellers can create content that is compelling…. Continue Reading October 12, 2016February 7, 2017 Tailoring Your Brand Experience to the Customer Technology is spoiling us. Our smartphones show us only our preferred apps, delivering us our preferred news and… Continue Reading September 21, 2016February 7, 2017 Employees Are the Living Brand It’s the employees, especially those who face your customers, who serve your brand. No logo or color or… Continue Reading August 10, 2016February 7, 2017 Crisis on Line One. I’ll Transfer It Now…. Only half of all chief executives participate in crisis training, according to PR Week. Usually, it’s these same… Continue Reading July 18, 2016February 13, 2017 Cross Sell or Up Sell: Get Them While They’re Hot The perfect time to sell you a pair of socks is right after you purchase shoes. The obvious… Continue Reading Let’s Connect.Ready to breathe new life into your brand? Tell us a little about your needs – we’re excited to answer any questions you may have about working together. What’s on Your Mind? Drop Us a Line AddressNorth Grove Corporate Park 8120 Lehigh Avenue, Suite 100 Morton Grove, IL 60053 Phone+847 647 7500 Emailinfo@celticchicago.com Ready to connect with a talented and spirited team of professionals? Email your resume to email@example.com.