Tag Archives: sweet clients

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Sheri Miller   February 4, 2016

Meet Sheri Miller. She’s the Executive Director of the Charmm’d Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated helping local leaders better their communities and themselves through collaboration and tried-and-true leadership techniques. I interviewed Sheri as part of our 6 Questions feature: a series of one-on-one interviews with people we work with who’ve made us proud. Read on to learn about Sheri’s favorite experiences with Charmm’d, Continue Reading

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. One of the best ways to accomplish all of these things at once is with a well-designed, eye-catching card. Amanda Aszman, a writer Continue Reading

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Tracy Paukstys   November 24, 2015

Tracy Paukstys is the Senior Director of Client Development at Insights in Marketing, one of the top market research consultancies in the business. With over 20 years of experience in consumer research, she’s a pro when it comes to figuring out what people want and how her clients can best provide it for them.  I interviewed Tracy as part of our 6 Continue Reading

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Michael Booth   September 22, 2015

A leader, a family man and a ‘90s comedy buff, Michael Booth is the President of Axion Risk Management Strategies, a top insurance and risk management consulting firm based in the suburbs of Chicago. I interviewed Michael as part of our 6 Questions feature—a series of one-on-one interviews with people we work with who amaze and inspire us. Read on 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

Fred Schaaf  

Fred Takes on CAST 2015   May 7, 2015

A few weeks ago, I once again, found myself on a plane headed to the West Coast for the 2015 California Spring Trials (aka CAST, Spring Trials and Pack Trials). The week-long event highlights the newest plant varieties and packaging sale programs within the horticulture industry. The event was spread across the state and featured 10 facility locations with 40+ Continue Reading

Chuck Sanchez  

Join Team Green   April 14, 2015

BatesMeron has worked on the design and branding for the Chicago Flower & Garden Show for years. Through this process, we’ve been able to do beautiful things for an equally beautiful event, and it gives us a chance to get even more green ourselves, as inspired by the show’s 2014 and 2015 theme “Do Green. Do Good.”   In that Continue Reading

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Courtney Wright   March 17, 2015

Courtney Wright is the founder and president of CDW Merchants, a leading provider of retail displays and packaging. Courtney exudes creativity through her entrepreneurship, personality and numerous projects. Her love for creativity means lots of fun projects for BatesMeron, like a unique marketing tool for CDW Merchants and Courtney’s stylish new website. I interviewed Courtney as part of our 6 Continue Reading

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: Jason Kalajainen   February 3, 2015

Jason Kalajainen is the Executive Director of the Luminarts Cultural Foundation at the Union League Club of Chicago—two organizations near and dear to my heart. Luminarts supports and fosters burgeoning Chicago artists through its highly competitive Fellowship program. We’ve worked with Luminarts in varying capacities, from their rebranding to reinvigorating an annual event.  I interviewed Jason as part of our Continue Reading

Becka Bates  

6 Questions for: John Londay   December 2, 2014

We often work closest with the marketing liaisons of our client companies to help make sure the work we put out is streamlined. These people help bridge the gap between our team and the brands, often helping us nail down product particulars and appropriate messaging so we don’t mess it up. John Londay is no exception. As Marketing Leader for YETTER and Continue Reading