Category Archives: Creative Capitalism

Leah Cho  

Moving Forward with Solstice FWD   July 10, 2018

A couple of weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the digital innovation summit Solstice FWD 2018: Being Human. It was incredible. Although everyone enjoys walking away with some cool freebies (as seen below), I truly had an educational, inspiring and genuinely fun day hearing intelligent speakers, networking with other attendees and getting hands-on interactive experience with new technology.   Continue Reading

     
Maggie Curran  

The Inspiring Work of Our Most Charitable Clients   June 20, 2018

One of the best parts of working for BatesMeron is that there’s something to love about each of our clients. We work with brands that are witty, hardworking, honest and exciting, and get the opportunity to make them even better with our branding and marketing expertise. It’s an essential part of Our Manifesto: we intentionally work with clients who share Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

BatesMeron was just named THE TOP Branding Agency in Chicago by Clutch.co and we’re swooning. Here’s why.   April 3, 2018

Last week, BatesMeron was named the #1 Branding Agency in Chicago by Clutch.co. The announcement was made in their press release highlighting the highest-ranking marketing and advertising agencies in Chicago for 2018. This is a really big deal to us. It’s not like we haven’t won awards before. We’ve been recognized our fair share for our creative and strategic branding and Continue Reading

     
Todd Pierce  

We Proudly Celebrate   March 20, 2018

On March 8th we celebrated International Women’s Day, a day in which we recognize the extraordinary contribution of women in today’s world. According to the International Women’s Day website, March 8th “is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.” Several companies joined the celebration this year with different forms of advertisements and marketing campaigns. Continue Reading

     
Carlie Miller  

5 Brands Using Experiential Marketing at SXSW   March 13, 2018

South by Southwest is in full-swing again with a wide array of film screenings, concerts, speakers, interactive exhibitions and more. Dedicated to the broad mission of ” helping creative people achieve their goals,” SXSW brings together innovate brands, artists, thought leaders and consumers for 10 immersive days in Austin, Texas. Many big brands set up shop for the event in Continue Reading

     
Todd Pierce  

Timeless Logos: If it Aint Broke… Don’t Fix It   January 16, 2018

When you think of the something that has “stood the test of time” what comes to mind? Is it a building, a clothing trend, your favorite restaurant or maybe a relationship? Well something that may not necessarily come to mind, but certainly should, is a logo. A great logo means a brand is recognizable at just a glance, but some Continue Reading

     
Carlie Miller  

The Shift from the Retail Store to the Retail Experience   January 9, 2018

When I first moved to Chicago 8 years ago, I would take trips to the grocery store weekly where I would browse the aisles until I checked off everything on my list. Today, my trips to the grocery store involve the same aisle browsing, but now to get to the same groceries that I was buying before, I walk past Continue Reading

     
Becka Bates  

BatesMeron Ranks as a Global Leader in Clutch 2017 List   January 2, 2018

  It wasn’t easy, but we hung on to this news for a little while so we can start 2018 off on the right foot. It’s with tremendous honor that we’re able to announce that we’ve been named as a top creative agency in Clutch’s annual rankings for the second year running. This year, Clutch built on its yearly list with Continue Reading

     
Melissa Muñoz  

Wrapping Up 2017   December 12, 2017

What do you get when you offer BatesMeroners an opportunity to hear from creatives on their biggest takeaways from 2017? A very excited staff, that’s what. Last week, our friends at Palmer Printing offered us the opportunity to do just that—plus a surprise finale we’re excited to share with all of you! Palmer celebrated their 80th anniversary with a shindig Continue Reading