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We live in an amazing age. Empowered by game-changing technologies, marketers enjoy access to an ever-expanding cascade of powerfully relevant data to make and measure the success of the brand stories we project. But the truth is, those technologies and the data they deliver are only as meaningful as our ability to parse them into efficiently actionable initiatives that empower positive conversations around the brands we represent.
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VennZen: An enlightened-weight journey with our own self-proclaimed marketing guru.
See why our clients think B > A.
HEAR FROM OUR B-LIEVERS
Keiser Fitness Equipment
Brennon Bynum, Director of Marketing for Keiser Corporation, describes the power of partnership and the passion that Plan B brings to the client-agency relationship.
Hardcore Generalists WITH A FEW SOFT SPOTS
Our institutional expertise encompasses a wide variety of industries, and it’s always expanding to include
exciting new categories. Check out these areas of particular proficiency.
CRM program designs, systems & data management, and passionate creative that drive leads, preference and long-term loyalty.
Our deep roots in financial marketing deliver a practiced understanding of the perspectives of the myriad stakeholders you must engage.
Key insights that lead to high-stimulus programs that drive sales, membership, brand distinction, and preference.
Uniquely-crafted messaging across all touch points – from video to POP to community management to e-commerce and mobile marketing
Meeting the challenges of today’s complex healthcare environment to drive sales and brand preference.
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Plan B's Video Archive
Welcome to Plan B® [the agency alternative]™
This is Belmondo. We don't know who he is or how he keeps getting past security, but he's been a menace to our chicago ad agency location for some time. A word to the wise - don't accept anything from this guy. He looks harmless enough, but he's got a past that would make Li-Lo blush. To meet the rest of the Plan B team and go behind the scenes as the virtual new guy, get started at blog.thisisplanb.com/newguy or learn more about Plan B, the agency alternative, at thisisplanb.com. Don't be late for your first day!
Venn Zen: The art of choosing the right ad agency
Having trouble finding the right advertising agency partner? Well, put on a loose pair of khakis, dim the fluorescent lights in your cubicle and let Guru Doug illuminate your consciousness with the power of "Venn Zen."
Take a Tour of Complete Screw
Complete Screw is a modern manufacturer delivering tiny, spiral solutions to your biggest business challenges. Come along for a guided tour with owner Jack, where we explore the inner workings of the operation, meet the team, and discover the secrets to their sustained success... (hint: it's the marketing). Learn more at www.CompleteScrew.com!
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The Ad Agency Elf on the Shelf
The Agency Elf on the Shelf spent a week at Plan B. Watch the revealing report now.
Santa's Post-Ride Press Conference
BREAKING: Dogged by rumors and fake news reports, Santa has a meltdown at his post-ride press conference. Check out the highlights, exclusively on the ELF Network.
The New Guy at the Office - Plan B 2011 Holiday Greeting
Kris Claus is Plan B's newest New Guy, and while most of the team thinks he's doing a great job... some have mixed feelings about him.
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the strange, complicated tale of communicating with the communication experts at most ad agencies
Plan B Advertising Agency - Red Tape "Big Idea" Video
the story of how one creatively driven ad agency uses big ideas to outsmart the competition, without having to outspend them.