We Work Harder and Smarter

Our team specializes in branding, integrated advertising campaigns, digital communications and graphic design. We create communications that support strategic branding objectives and position our clients favorably in the marketplace. Our thinking is original. Our messages are powerful. Our work stands out. Our clients get results.

We serve a diverse range of philanthropic, educational, financial service and healthcare organizations. Our work has won numerous local, regional and national ADDY, CADDY, Summit, Communicator, ARC and Telly awards, as well as recognition from HOW Magazine.

Years of Experience
Creative Awards
Pro Bono Projects in 2013

Work That Gets You Noticed

Yeah, We Do That

integrated

Integrated Campaigns

collateral

Print Collateral

broadcast

Broadcast Media

media

Media Planning

interactive

Interactive Design

organization

Organizational Branding

startegic

Strategic Communications

socialmedia

Social Media

What they say about us

aspen
blackstones
brooksie
buick
cmu
csmott
cfgf
dia
dfcu
ecic
fps
gcp
GHP
gfhc
healthplus
hurley
kelly
kettering
mclaren
rmf
sanders
twelveoaks
uw
umf

experience that gets results

karl

Karl Olmsted

Chief Creative Thinker

Experience
University of Michigan-Flint,
College for Creative Studies

Favorite Quote
"You reap what you sow."

Celebrity Look-alike
James Woods

Crushing On
Mid-Century Modern Furniture

Marketing Mantra
Differentiate or Die

april

April VanGilder

Account Ringmaster

Experience
Mott Community College,
27 years at OA

Favorite Quote
"Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it is thinking of yourself less."
― C.S. Lewis

Favorite Snack
Peppermint Patties

Passion
Liking, Sharing and Commenting on Pet-Related Facebook Posts

brian

Brian Sanderson

Account Wrangler

Experience
BA Advertising,
Michigan State University,
10 years at OA

Embarrassing Playlist Song
"Party in the the U.S.A."
By Miley Cyrus

Celebrity Look-alike
Carson Daly

Passion
Homebrewing & Winemaking

chris

Christopher Orlowski

Idea Guy

Experience
BA Advertising,
Michigan State University,
17 years at OA

Favorite Place
New York City

Celebrity Look-alike
David Hyde Pierce

Crushing On
Pumpkin Spice M&M's, Pumpkin Spice Donuts, Pumpkin Spice Lattés

Biggest Fear
Global Ebola Pandemic

igor

Igor Macherkevich

Creative Perestroika

Experience
BA Graphic Design,
Moscow University,
14 years at OA,

Back-up Career
Watercolor Artist

Favorite Place
Florida

Favorite Snack
Cheese

Admired Brand
Apple

david

David Yaksic

Graphics Guru

Experience
BA Graphic Design,
Central Michigan University,
7 years at OA

Favorite Quote
"“The difference between genius and stupidity is; genius has its limits.”
― Albert Einstein

Back-up Career
Professional Dart Player

Crushing On
Vintage Advertising

nicole

Nicole Sterling

Media Maven

Experience
Terra Community College,
13 years at OA

Favorite Snack
Pistachios

Celebrity Look-alike
Sharon Stone

Embarrassing Playlist Song
"Sweet Caroline"
By Neil Diamond

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