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 PageDigital Thought LeadershipPortfolio PageIntegrated MarketingPortfolio PageSitecore DevelopmentPortfolio PageBrand BuildingPortfolio PageLong FormPortfolio PagePublic RelationsPortfolio PageCorporate BrandingPortfolio PagePublic AwarenessPortfolio PageProduct PromotionPortfolio PageIntroducing InnovationPortfolio PageBrand EvolutionPortfolio PageConsumer MarketingPortfolio PageSimplifying ComplexityPortfolio 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 Management Marlene Byrne, President/CEO"We are honored to receive a spot on the Inc. Magazine Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies for 2017! Our growth over the past three years is a direct result of our long-standing commitment to always creating the best work, as well as the importance we place on nurturing strong relationships with clients. We're proud to be included on this list and look forward to capitalizing on that growth to the continued benefit of our diverse clients."Our ClientsBlogOur musings on all things marketing… November 30, 2017November 30, 2017 Employee Spotlight: Bridget Poetker Meet Bridget Poetker. PR and Social Account Executive by day and city explorer by night, Bridget is a… Continue Reading November 27, 2017November 30, 2017 Social Media as a Customer Service Tool Social media is an important component of any comprehensive marketing mix, but it should not be seen as… Continue Reading October 25, 2017October 26, 2017 Employee Spotlight: Kayla Butscher Meet Kayla Butscher, our Junior Art Director, sweet tooth and resident Celtic photog. We rely on Kayla for… Continue Reading October 20, 2017October 26, 2017 Improve Your Website SEO with a Blog In recent years, SEO has changed the game for marketers as a focus area that can no longer… Continue Reading September 25, 2017September 27, 2017 Employee Spotlight: Lee Hillerich Meet Lee Hillerich. Our resident Star Wars enthusiast, concert buff and class clown has been our director of… Continue Reading August 31, 2017August 31, 2017 Three Must-Have Tools for a Great Meeting App For professional associations, creating a smartphone app for the annual meeting or big conference was once a nice… Continue Reading August 16, 2017August 30, 2017 Employee Spotlight: Mary Johnsson Meet Mary Johnsson, Celtic’s very own media guru. As the director of media services and with over 25… Continue Reading July 31, 2017July 31, 2017 Four Tips to Increase Your E-mail Open Rates “A chain is only as strong as its weakest link.” This age old proverb can be applied to nearly… 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.