Tag Archives: BatesMeron

Todd Pierce  

The Big Impact of a Good Business Card   February 2, 2016

In most instances, your business card is a potential client’s first contact with your company. You’re trying to engage with them as well as entice them to find out more about what your company does—all in a memorable way, so make sure to get only high quality business cards printed from sites like www.catdi.com. One of the best ways to accomplish Continue Reading

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Ashley Hothersall   January 12, 2016

This is Ashley, our newest copywriter here at BatesMeron. She’s a born and raised Illinois native with a passion for all things creative and coffee-related. With her big personality, unbeatable proofing skills and an ever-growing list of awesome hobbies, we couldn’t be more excited to welcome her to our team. I interviewed Ashley as part of our 6 Questions feature: a series Continue Reading

Taylor Wells  

A Very BatesMeron Holiday Carol   December 22, 2015

‘Twas a few days before Christmas, and at BatesMeron, the whole team was real busy getting the year’s final work done… [MORE]

Melissa Muñoz  

Inside Sweet 301: A Look at Graphic Standards   December 8, 2015

If you’ve worked with BatesMeron to create, reimagine or tweak a brand, you understand how much work goes into our process. After interviews, brainstorms, research, collaboration and lots of creative juice, you receive a shiny new brand—congratulations! A new or revitalized brand is certainly something to get excited about. It’s the fully realized identity that represents the services, values and skills that Continue Reading


A BatesMeron Thanksgiving   November 25, 2015

The first Chicago snows have fallen, and though we may not be all that grateful that the late-season summer has finally subsided, all of us at BMSD are thankful that we have wonderful friends and family to spend the holiday with. To celebrate our favorite turkey-filled holiday, we decided to poke around the office and ask everyone what they’re most thankful Continue Reading

Fred Schaaf  

Team Building: Go Cubs Go vs Go-Go White Sox   October 20, 2015

This September, the BMSD crew took a half-day at the office and headed to the Friendly Confines on the North Side of Chicago for our annual baseball outing. We’ve been taking these yearly baseball trips since 2013 and we keep coming back for one reason—we all have a great time together. There are plenty of studies that show that coworkers Continue Reading

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Tom Favorite   August 4, 2015

Tom Favorite is the Marketing Manager at RCN, Chicago’s premier cable, phone and Internet provider. Tom uses his creative mind and extensive marketing experience to constantly bring fresh and compelling new concepts to RCN’s marketing initiatives—often teaming up with BatesMeron to make them a reality. I interviewed Tom as part of our 6 Questions feature—a series of one-on-one interviews with Continue Reading

Chuck Sanchez  

6 Gift-Giving Grinches of the Holiday Season   November 4, 2014

The creative minds at BatesMeron Sweet Design have just narrowed down holiday gift ideas for our clients and we’re excited for the big reveal. No matter your personal opinion on the practice, holiday gift-giving is an undeniable way to connect with your clients and drive valuable ROI. If you choose to give a gift, right now is the time to Continue Reading


Welcome to Sweet 301   October 23, 2014

The pictures are hung, the desks are in place and the kitchen shelves are filled with treats. That can only mean one thing: BatesMeron is all moved in. But wait, it gets better! Not only do we have a sweet new suite, we’ve got a new entrance that welcomes friends with wow. Take a look…or drop by and see for Continue Reading


Don’t Mind Our BeesWaxx   October 9, 2014

When it comes to fostering a outgoing, creative and helpful team environment, we have to admit, BatesMeron is pretty darn good. Yes, our office may be filled with goofballs, know-it-alls and cookie monsters, but at the end of the day, we all really enjoy working together. (And that’s rare.) So every month as a thank you to our peers for being awesome, Continue Reading