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Website | Facebook | @GolinGlobal
875 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 26 | Chicago, IL 60611

Patti Temple Rocks (@PattiTRocks)
Managing Director, Golin Chicago
O: 312-729-4000

Golin is a global strategic communications and public relations firm with 53 offices around the world. For more than 50 years, Golin has helped build, shape and reinvigorate some of the greatest brands including McDonald’s, Unilever, Toyota and Nintendo of America. The firm is widely recognized for excellent client service and as one of the best agencies to work for. The agency was named PRWeek 2013 Consultancy of the Year and PR News 2013 Large Firm of the Year. In addition, the Holmes Report awarded Golin 2013 Agency of the Year and 2013 UK Agency of the Year. Golin is a member of the Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG). Additional information can be found at www.golin.com.




Website | @kemperlesnik
10 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1844 | Chicago, IL 60606

Amy D. Littleton (@amylitt)
Senior Vice President, KemperLesnik
O 312.755.3572

For 30 years, we have helped brands excel through exceptional PR, activation, and event management. And while KemperLesnik has claimed its share of awards, ultimately, we gauge success through results achieved for our clients.
Being agile and flexible ensures that your specific business needs are met—whether managing a crisis, leading business communications, launching new products, operating corporate entertainment events or activating high profile sports sponsorships. For your communications challenges, count on KemperLesnik to rise to the occasion every single time.




Website | Blog | @KetchumPR
200 E. Randolph, Suite 3530 | Chicago, IL 60601

Bill Zucker (@BillZuckerPR)
Partner and Director, Ketchum Midwest
W: 312-228-6893

Ketchum’s promise is powerful but simple. In fact, it is captured in two words: break through. “Break” means to disrupt the ordinary and question conventional wisdom, always seeking a more effective path to success. “Through” means measurable movement from where our clients were to where they want to be. Together, to break through requires relentless creativity, intellect, expertise and passion to help clients achieve maximum success. The promise to break through is a vital Ketchum differentiator, and we work without boundaries to produce ideas that will give our clients a competitive advantage.

With five global practices – Brand Marketing, Corporate, Healthcare, Food & Nutrition and Technology – Ketchum’s best-teams approach allows it to swiftly mobilize its global resources to produce meaningful, measurable results for clients worldwide. Ketchum’s success was most recently recognized when we were named PRWeek’s Agency of the Year and International Consultancy of the Year.

For more information on Ketchum, a unit of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC), visit www.ketchum.com.



News Exposure

Website | Facebook | @NewsExposure
1765 N. Elston Ave., Suite 207 | Chicago, IL 60642

David Lasker (@DHLasker)
Founder and CEO, News Exposure
W: 312-685-2285

News Exposure provides you with the most comprehensive TV and Radio broadcast monitoring, media intelligence, and PR analysis. Stay on top of the issues that affect your business by letting News Exposure keep track of how the media portrays your brand, your company, your client, and/or your competition. We provide data from all 210 broadcast markets across the US, and continuously utilize our fifty nationwide full-service production offices, for the speediest delivery of clips.

News Exposure provides the highest quality television and radio clips in the industry. Recording digitally in both in HDTV (high-definition TV) and SDTV (standard-definition TV). News Exposure permanently archives all recorded material! News Exposure also excels in both English language and Spanish language broadcast monitoring, providing coverage at both a national and a local level throughout the United States. News Exposure provides service both to professionals and to individuals.Professionals acquire clips for airchecks (air checks), reporter reels, promos, sizzle reels, presentations, meetings, documentaries, research, and more. Individuals acquire clips as keepsakes, to share their experience, etc.



Res Publica Group

444 N. Michigan Ave. | Chicago, IL 60611

Julia Sznewajs
Managing Partner
O: 312-755-3574

Res Publica Group, is one of the region’s leading full-service strategic communications firms. We offer a suite of services, including public affairs and media relations, corporate communications, creative services, advertising and digital marketing.

We bring unrivaled experience in successfully elevating brands, shaping public perception, reaching wide and diverse market segments, starting conversations and steering consumer behavior. We recognize what messaging – and which messenger – will inspire collective action. We are disciplined project managers who work seamlessly with our clients’ cross-functional teams to initiate, plan, execute and control work to achieve their business goals.