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Plum Street Productions, LLC

plum-websitePlum Street specializes in branded storytelling through video. With engagement as the key ingredient, we create thought-provoking, bold and genuine stories. For a number of companies and organizations, Plum Street has produced TV spots, corporate videos, highlight reels, training videos, and animation. We collaborate with our clients every step of the way– from concepting to execution– to ensure their brand is represented in the most engaging, targeted, and unique. It’s your story – we’re just the storytellers.


silverpopnewwebSilverpop’s on-demand digital marketing platform helps marketers succeed in turning prospects into customers—and customers into fans—through the creation, automation and delivery of relevant, multichannel messaging. Silverpop’s industry-leading thought capital, strategic counsel, service and support helps B2C and B2B customers with the precise level of training and advice needed to quickly improve campaign results.

Klocke Design

klockedesign_logo_eggplantDoug Klocke is an independent graphic designer specializing in marketing and corporate communication. His results-oriented approach combines visual creativity with a background in business, finance, and the arts. Learn more about Doug and his work at


ORC International

ORC_websitelarge-e1436440805963At ORC International, part of Engine Group, we are a leader in the art of business intelligence. We help companies explore, navigate and integrate insights to uncover what truly engages people around the world. With a focus on improving business performance and growth, we combine quality data, smart synthesis and a best in class digital platform to deliver transformative business insights across customers, employees, markets, and products.


vyalogosponsorpageTechnology is revolutionizing the future of marketing, but it can also create more work, more disruption and more complication. Vya is changing that. We create technology, products and services that organize, customize, and deliver meaningful marketing materials to virtually any channel, platform or location. Our entire company is dedicated to delivering …simple.


brandhubnewThe Cincinnati region is BrandHUB, the consumer brand capital of the world and is the signature industry cluster of REDI Cincinnati, the regional economic development initiative of Cincinnati USA. With 200+ consumer products companies, upwards of 60,000 industry professionals and several global agencies, nowhere else has more consumer branding expertise per capita – more than New York, Chicago or Los Angeles. BrandHUB and Cincinnati USA are connecting some of the most loved and successful brands to consumers across the globe, including Pampers®, Tide®, SunnyD®, Crest®, Bioré®, Graeter’s®, and Jergens®, to name just a few.



SignTech Wholesale is a wholesale, large format print provider serving printers, sign shops, ad agencies and graphics professionals. The company produces all types of signage: yard signs, banners, vehicle wraps, die-cut letters, and more – on a variety of substrates. Operating at the crossroads of signs and technology, our team of professionals are committed to delivering value with speed, quality, and great customer service and a competitive price.

Cintas Center

Cintas1The Cintas Center located at Xavier University is a $46 million venue includes an arena with 15,000 square feet of space suitable for a variety of functions including sports events, concerts, corporate and social events as well as conventions and tradeshows. The Cintas Center is a full-service venue with event planning, catering and audio visual staff members working hard to exceed your expectations.


qualtrics-logoQualtrics is the world’s leading enterprise survey platform. Qualtrics provides one solution with endless applications including Voice of the Customer, Employee Engagement, Market Research, Analytic Insights, and much more. The brightest minds in the world use Qualtrics with 7,000 clients and growing. Get the insights you need to make data-driven decisions. Get Qualtrics.


IMMEDIONImmedion operates multiple Cincinnati data centers and is a nationally trusted partner for IT expertise and cloud strategy needs. With over 400 customers worldwide, Immedion helps companies replicate data, improve performance workflow, protect VMware infrastructure, and house critical applications both on and off premise.

Eric Mower + Associates

mowerEMA is a digitally powered, fully integrated marketing agency with over 250 talented people across our 9-office network. With a focus on brand-driven strategies and performance-driven results, we’ve grown to become one of the largest independent advertising, marketing and PR agencies in the U.S. EMA/Cincinnati, formerly Strata-G Communications, combined with EMA in 2012 to bring our Midwest clients even deeper, broader expertise across all of our creative and strategic marketing disciplines, including branding, advertising, web and digital design, SEO, SEM, analytics, research & insights, social media, public relations, video and content marketing.

Phil Armstrong Art

PhilArmstrongLogoFINALWEBSITEPhil Armstrong specializes in urban photography that strives to celebrate the natural beauty of the Queen City, venerating present day Cincinnati while embracing its rich history. A painter and illustrator within analog and digital spheres, Phil lends his skills to both businesses and personal customers alike. features his photography, paintings, sketches, video work, and blog.


officekey-web150Companies subscribe to OfficeKey for their office. Companies have 1) a location that reflects their quality, 2) quiet wi-fi workspace, 3) staff to sign for deliveries, 4) a person to talk to, when prospects call their web site number, and 5) places to invite clients Downtown, Hyde Park, Blue Ash, West Chester, and Northern Kentucky.

Dean Houston

dean-houstonDeanHouston is a business-to-business integrated marketing communications firm, with offices here in Cincinnati, as well as in Chicago, LA, and Shanghai, China. Now in its 28th year in business, DeanHouston has been a roll of late. This year, the company: Earned a spot on the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing privately held companies for the fourth consecutive year; Made the Cincinnati Business Courier’s Fast 55 list for the third year in a row; Won a pair of runner-up Pinnacle Awards in the Small Business and Content Marketing Categories. Late last year, DeanHouston won the: Top Private Business Award for companies in business from 16-50 years from the Goering Center for Family and Private Business; Seize Hope Corporate Award for community service work on behalf of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Cincinnati and Columbus

Advent Media Group

logoAMG.jpgAdvent Media Group is a full-service media firm that delivers a powerful message to your target audience that you are an industry leader. AMG Digital employs automated real time bidding for digital display campaigns to target users, intent and behavior while online. The AMG Digital platform also has SEO & Reputation Management products for our clients as well. AMG Print provides an opportunity to attract new clients by appearing in their favorite national consumer magazines, delivered right to their homes. AMG is the expert in placing regional profiles into highly respected national magazines. Plus, AMG can guide you in getting the most value out of your investment by partnering with Cleriti, AMG’s inbound marketing sister firm.


Acadia-homeAcadia Lead Management Services is a B2B Sales and Marketing organization that uncovers sales opportunities and business intelligence through active outbound engagement. Acadia works with clients to streamline their sales pipeline, create a process, and measure results.

EMI Online Research Solutions

EMI-homeOur strength is more than simply providing a service, but also using our people, our skills and our tenacity to reach the optimal outcome every time. The outcome is more than the number of people who complete a survey. It is the relief of knowing your respondents are correctly matched to your study. It is the security your study will happen as expected on budget and on time.