Every business has a story. At Markstein, our story is simple: strategy matters. We are a strategic communications agency performing across Public Relations, Marketing, Digital Influence, Creative and Crisis with Strategy driving all aspects of our work.
A laser focus on our clients’ business goals informs our targeted strategies that deliver compelling messages through verbal and visual platforms and digital and traditional media channels. We bring brand stories to life while broadening brand awareness, driving revenue and creating sustainable competitive advantages for our clients.
We take our work seriously, and so do our clients. More than just a partner, our talented communications team serves as proud brand advocates committed to unmatched levels of service founded on professionalism, responsiveness, proactive thinking and dedication to achieving results.
We seamlessly integrate public relations, marketing, digital influence and design to broaden brand awareness and influence behavior among increasingly-competitive markets and hyper-connected, diverse audiences.
Our approach is driven by proactive, measurable strategy and is centered on compelling messages that engage specifically-defined audiences. Creating noise and flash around a brand, especially without purpose towards a clearly-defined strategic goal, is ineffective and often counterproductive. In times of crisis, it can be fatal.
Our strategies are mobilized through proactive outreach that controls the message, influences perceptions, engages audiences and effectively drives behavior towards desired strategic outcomes. This is how we use strategic communications to secure competitive advantages.
Danny is recognized nationally as a trusted advisor to organizations who are faced with strategic challenges related to growth, awareness, revenue and succession, among others. He is best known for his integrated and actionable approach to strategic planning, internal and external corporate communications and organizational management.
Eileen's idea-centered, innovative approach to communications strategy helps clients identify unrealized opportunities while addressing strategic challenges. She excels at navigating the arc between messaging and integrated strategies that proactively increase awareness and influence consumer behavior among target audiences.
Julie specializes in planning and implementing campaign-style public relations strategies. Her vision-driven approach to integrative marketing planning, brand development, and media relations has increased awareness and market share for public and private institutions.
Keelie brings a broad understanding of marketing, advertising, communications and operations strategy to bear on her clients’ ever changing business challenges. Her dynamic experience gives her unique insights into reaching internal as well as external audiences and an understanding of human and consumer behavior.
Kyle blends experience with calculated research to improve and amplify brand favorability, reputation and awareness across myriad platforms. His approach to strategic communications is derived from a deep understanding of how people form opinions and the social forces that influence behavior. He believes that a masterfully crafted story with targeted and impactful messaging can be a game-changer for any business, regardless of size.
Christy's ability to view an organization holistically and develop innovative and interactive strategies allows her to deliver differentiating results. Her keen communications mind and business savvy position her as a valuable partner to clients.
Lyndsey helps clients translate communications strategies into effective outreach activities targeted to internal and external audiences. She leads initiatives for clients, including media relations, event planning, social media and executive positioning.
Chris brings diverse communications experience and a longstanding passion for media relations and civic engagement to the Markstein team. He delivers measurable results to clients by using strategic channels to communicate clear, consistent messages that engage targeted audiences.
Susan Ann’s ability to see every angle of a story adds value to clients across a wide range of industries. She integrates both digital and traditional media into an organization’s communication strategy, and leverages a well-rounded background in digital-content development to connect with target audiences successfully online.
Lexi specializes in developing and communicating targeted messages for her clients. She is known for her focus and tenacity, and an acute understanding of the activities that achieve specific public relations and marketing goals for a variety of clients.
Allison drives her clients’ messages to targeted audiences, creating value and increasing brand recognition. Her attention to detail makes her a valuable asset when implementing her clients’ communication strategies.
Anna’s communications experience working with various industries positions her to connect a broad range of clients. She focuses on turning brand stories into media content that can be communicated to their audiences.
Bailey enables brand conversations within the digital media realm. She develops creative content and executes targeted outreach to successfully communicate messages that engage digital audiences.
Ann crafts and communicates targeted messages for companies in the U.S. and abroad. Her experience in brand development, digital content and creative media strategy strengthens her clients’ brand value.
Lynn’s creative approach to communications enables her to tell her clients’ stories through a fresh perspective. She is known for her tenacity and thorough understanding of her clients’ communications goals. Her experience in creative content development and media outreach strengthens her ability to increase visibility and brand value for her clients.
Emily is recognized for her creative viewpoint and ability to visually communicate her client's messages with clarity and distinction. She has experience working with a variety of media including print and digital.
Whitney works closely with her clients to help them tell specific visual stories to targeted audiences. She develops compelling images and detailed designs in a variety of print and digital applications.
Lauren’s creative thinking and advanced organizational skills combined with her background in marketing management uniquely position her to manage internal operations for Markstein.