We’re a small agency that thrives on going above and beyond for our clients. We listen first to thoroughly understand your needs and then work within your parameters to get results.
Whether your project is large or small, long-term or short, we enjoy collaborating with diverse individuals and teams.
We flourish working with people who are committed to their missions and value honesty, integrity, and ethical business practices. As straight shooters, we welcome clients who appreciate our no-bull approach. Why waste your valuable time?
We’ll give you our truth based on research and our extensive experience. Then, the decisions are up to you.
ELAINE FOGEL, PRESIDENT & CMO
Elaine is an author, speaker, and marketing/branding specialist. She brings diverse experience from a career that included singer/songwriter, teacher, cookbook author, television show host, and nonprofit marketing executive.
Originally from Canada, she has worked with celebrity spokespeople; produced television and radio spots; served as a spokesperson in national media; and stewarded relationships with corporate partners such as Nike, Ford, Aventis, and Air Canada. She has written, produced, and developed materials on ad agency contract for major corporate clients such as Kraft, Procter & Gamble, Nestlé Carnation, and Warner-Lambert.
Elaine has been a contributing writer to The Business Journal, MarketingProfs, and Business2Community, and currently contributes to SmallBizClub (founded by NFL Hall of Famer and author, Fran Tarkenton) and Social Media Today. People in 100+ countries have read her blog, Totally Uncorked on Marketing, and her articles have appeared in many print and digital publications.
Elaine is a professional member of the National Speakers Association and author of Beyond Your Logo: 7 Brand Ideas That Matter Most For Small Business Success, a 2016 Finalist in the National Indie Excellence Awards and Next Generation Indie Book Awards.
Likes: Tennis, theater, movies, traveling.
ALLEN FOGEL, VICE PRESIDENT
Allen Fogel has been in sales and marketing for over 30 years. In his early career, he worked for an upscale men’s clothing manufacturer before joining forces with a Toronto-based custom uniform manufacturer that serviced the hospitality and airline industries. As vice president of sales, he traveled North America developing and managing client accounts such as Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, Westin Hotels & Resorts, Hotels by Hilton, Canadian Airlines, Calgary Saddledome, Trump Taj Mahal, and Sheraton Hotels & Resorts.
Allen worked with hotel and airline executives, developing collaborative relationships while helping them identify their needs and working with their staff to implement customized programs. He project managed each client’s program from initial meeting through to completion.
After relocating to the U.S., he transferred his skills and experience to the promotional products and custom printing side of Solutions Marketing & Consulting. He helps clients build their brand awareness using a variety of promotional products and print collateral. He thoroughly researches and sources items to fit each client’s marketing objectives, time frame, and budget.
Likes: Powder skiing, volunteering for Arizona Leader Dogs and Lions Club, traveling.
When we require specialty expertise, we bring together the “right” professionals who align with our business philosophy – while we manage your project seamlessly.
WANT TO BE IN GOOD COMPANY?
Join the growing list of clients with whom we’ve worked and collaborated since our inception:
A New Leaf
Advanced Look Building Inspections
Advancing Philanthropy (AFP trade magazine)
American Concrete Pipe Association
American Diabetes Association, AZ Chapter
American Express Open Forum
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Jewish Committee, AZ Chapter
American Marketing Association (AMA), Lincoln Chapter Brand Camp
AMA, San Diego Chapter/10th Annual Cause Conference
Ancala Country Club
Andara Senior Lifestyle
The Arc of Arizona
Arizona Community Action Association
Arizona Foundation for Women
Arizona Hemophilia Association
Arizona Humanities Council
Arizona Lost Boys Center
Arizona Pain Initiative
Arizona Science Center
Arizona Self Insurer’s Association
Arizona Spinal Care
Arizona State Library, Library Development Div.
Arizona State University (ASU), Lodestar Center for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Innovation
ASU, Residential Life
Arts & Business Council of Greater Phoenix
Association for Supportive Child Care
Association of Corporate Counsel, SoCal
AFP Arizona State Conference
AFP, Greater Arizona Chapter
ASU College of Nursing & Health Innovation
Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association
Be a Gift Foundation
Beat the Dust Cleaning Service
Body & Soul Senior Fitness (NC)
Boxx Productions LLC
The Business Journal, Phoenix
Carter Law Group, P.C.
Change for Wellness
Community Funding Partners (NH)
Compliance Partners LLC
Concierge Direct International
Cox Media Group (Atlanta)
Creative Administration LLC
Crosspoint Church (CA)
Desert Caballeros Western Museum
Earth Science Museum
El Sonora Shack
Environmental Fund of Arizona
Episcopal Church of the Nativity
Express Digital Solutions
First Defense Self Storage (LA)
Greater Phoenix Urban League
Great Canadian Picnic
The Halpin Companies
Hillel at Arizona State University
Install Data Technology
Jewish Community Fdn. of Greater Phoenix
Jewish Family Service (Cincinnati)
Jewish Free Loan
Jewish News of Greater Phoenix
Jewish Tuition Organization
Just Grants! USA LLC
The Law Office of Marc C. Paquette
Lead for Good
Leader Dogs Arizona
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Lions Club International
LNP Media Group (PA)
Lundgren & Associates
Make-A-Wish Foundation of America
Make-A-Wish Foundation, AZ Chapter
Mariposa Point of Mesa
Marketing News (AMA trade magazine)
MBA Women International renamed National Association of Women MBAs
Medical Resource Systems
Mount Sinai Cemetery
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
National Society of Arts & Letters (NSAL)
National Speakers Association, Phoenix Chapter
Neighborhood Housing Services, Phoenix
Northwest Valley Connect
Ohio State University School of Nursing
Orangewood Children’s Foundation (CA)
Organization of Nonprofit Executives
Phoenix Rescue Mission
P.O.P.S.I.C.L.E. Center® renamed Feeding Matters
Promotional Products Association International
Quadrant Marketing (Canada)
Red Rock Jeep Tours
Rockford Housing Authority (IL)
RTF Turf Producers Association
St. Joseph’s Foundation
St. Luke’s Health Initiative renamed Vitalyst Health Foundation
The Salvation Army – SW Division
Scottsdale Cultural Center
Scottsdale Lions Club
Self Employment Loan Fund
Serenity Hospice Foundation
Sky Harbor Airport Parking
Social Media Today
Stanford Social Innovation Review
Startup AZ Foundation
Strategic Gifts Executives
TriYoung Business Solutions
Trustees of Color (DC)
Tucson American Marketing Association
UMOM New Day Centers
Valle del Sol
Veteran’s Heritage Project
VHL Alliance (DC)
Vi at Silverstone
Waccamaw Community Foundation
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The information listed here was current at the time these testimonials were made.