14 06, 2017

AG Helps Battery Council International Establish Narrative and Key Messaging

2017-08-02T20:20:18+00:00June 14th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Battery Council International (BCI) is a trade association for the lead battery industry.  To grow awareness of the essential nature, safety, reliability and innovations of lead batteries and the unprecedented recycling rate, BCI partnered with Activated Growth. We began by providing strategic support on their messaging and consulting on campaign development. The first step included [...]

23 05, 2017

AG Welcomes Communications Student, Molly Holper, as Our New Intern

2018-05-16T11:32:30+00:00May 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

We are pleased to introduce Molly Holper to our team at Activated Growth as an intern. Molly will be entering her senior year at the University of Wisconsin-Stout studying Professional Communication and Emerging Media with a concentration in journalism and an applied field in social media marketing. Molly’s experience with social media management, previous communications [...]

16 05, 2017

AG Partners with West Lakes Dentistry to Refine Brand

2018-05-16T11:32:30+00:00May 16th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Activated Growth is excited to be working with West Lakes Dentistry to refine their brand in preparations for some exciting announcements coming up. As a first step, we're focused on defining their mission, vision and values that will set the foundation for the brand. From there, we'll be working on key messaging and patient communications. [...]

28 04, 2017

AG Welcomes Advertising Student, Becca Peterson, as Our New Intern

2018-05-16T11:32:32+00:00April 28th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

We would like to welcome Becca Peterson as an Intern at Activated Growth. As a student at Marquette University studying Advertising with a double minor in Public Relations and Digital Media, Becca is eager to to apply her studies to real-world scenarios and clients. Becca has strong interests in strategic planning, as well as branding [...]

11 04, 2017

AG Launches New, Engaging Website for the Association of Battery Recyclers

2018-05-16T11:32:32+00:00April 11th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

To reinforce their brand and provide a better user experience, the Association of Battery Recyclers (ABR) partnered with Activated Growth to redesign and update their website. We followed our strategic methodology which focuses on understanding the primary target audiences and their needs, then applied that insight to drive the design and functional requirements. The result [...]

22 03, 2017

Public Relations: Why It Matters

2018-05-16T11:32:33+00:00March 22nd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

By Stacia Goodman Ask 100 people to define public relations and you’ll most likely get 100 different answers. Someone is sure to think it's just a fancy, fast-talking “handler,” shepherding Hollywood starlets to glitzy media interviews. Yes, that is public relations (actually, a subset called media relations), but there’s much more to the profession. Public [...]

8 03, 2017

AG Refreshes Carlson Commercial Website with New Branding

2018-05-16T11:32:33+00:00March 8th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Activated Growth was excited to partner with Carlson Commercial to update their website and align to their new branding. With our passion for creating meaningful experiences and audience engagement, Carlson Commercial turned to our team of experts. Carlson Commercial has a unique culture and a great story to tell. Bringing their brand to life on [...]

30 01, 2017

Social Media Trends for 2017

2018-05-16T11:32:33+00:00January 30th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

By Stacia Goodman Without question, social media feeds have become increasingly cluttered. It seems like every brand is jockeying for consumer brain space. But you can take steps to increase your chances of standing out. Below are some social media trends to help your efforts gain a foothold in 2017. If you take one thing [...]

16 12, 2016

AG Congratulates Dodge Nature Center on their 50th Anniversary

2018-05-16T11:32:33+00:00December 16th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Thomas Irvine Dodge Nature Center is an environmental education and habitat restoration organization that has been helping people engage with nature for 50 years. Dodge Nature Center provides exceptional experiences in nature through environmental education, property visits and events. To celebrate their 50th anniversary, they've invited Richard Louv, author of books including "Last Child [...]

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