We Grow Brands
Brand Driven. Marketing Savvy.
We bring fresh, organic ideas to the table – using strategic thinking and killer creative – to transform the way food, beverage and lifestyle industries market to their customers.
We are a highly creative professional agency with a talent for building and activating brands and a proven track record of success. With strategic planning marketing and incredible creative, we produce dynamic brand solutions and engaging consumer promotions that get results for clients from startups to Fortune 100 companies.
At Catalyst we are more than great design. We lead with creative thinking to develop out-of-the-box solutions for our clients.
We pride ourselves on over-delivering for our clients. Through proactive communication, unbelievably quick turnaround and a deep understanding of your business – we get the job done on track, on time and on budget.
We believe creativity needs structure to ensure that we deliver on a consistent basis for our clients. Not only do we follow a specific process for our strategic approach, we also invest in agency operations software to successfully navigate every detail. Our Process Infographic
A brand must build emotional connections with consumers in today's busy world. Through our Shopper Marketing expertise, we are able to navigate through the entire shopper journey by using best practices that establish strong relationships and brand ambassadors.
Founder - 110 Athletics
Eric Le Blanc
Director of Sales Development - Tyson Foods, Inc.
Senior Vice President - Rieke Corporation
Marketing Director - Wright-Patt Credit Union
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Ted has more than 25 years of experience in the agency world. He’s also an award winning creative in his own right. Ted started the company and continues to oversee its operation and all concepts and designs. What that says to our clients is that it’s truly a team effort and from the top down, every project is a priority at Catalyst. From strategy meetings with clients to tweaks to concepts to firing up the design software, Ted is both a leader and team player who helps ensure success.
Shannon thrives on the fast-paced, ever-changing world of advertising. Shannon is exceptionally skilled at helping our clients and employees succeed by jumping into brainstorming sessions, staying late to develop pitches, and working side by side with the entire team. Her experience ranges from non-profit to B2B and B2C work, making her the well-rounded leader of the pack. She oversees the team that manages client accounts and ensures top-notch quality. Shannon knows how to exceed client expectations and inspire the team that makes it all happen.
Jeff comes up with the concepts and designs for our clients and wins some awards along the way, including Regional, District and even National awards. He designs everything from websites to postcards and anything in between. Jeff makes our clients look good, and Catalyst too.
Katie has the ability to step back, look at the big picture, and come up with cutting edge ideas that allow clients to meet their goals. Katie has worn many hats during her years in marketing, including brand development, online marketing strategy, social media marketing and strategic planning to name a few. Her vast knowledge of strategic marketing is an immeasurable asset to our clients.
Katelyn’s attention to detail and ability to seamlessly manage tons of projects at once is why she’s so loved by our clients. She knows their industry inside and out and can also tell clients every single detail of their individual projects’ progress. Kate never breaks a sweat and makes it all look easy, which is why she’s great for the whole team.
Jude is the guy who not only understands all that web code, but can amaze our clients with his graphic design skills too. He has an extensive background in print and digital production, which makes him efficient when designing because he understands the best way to work with the end product in mind. Jude is Catalyst’s jack-of-all-trades who keeps our clients coming back.
Molly has worked in several areas at Catalyst, like research, copywriting, public relations, production and traffic management, so she’s well rounded to ensure projects run smoothly and our clients are happy. Molly jumps in wherever she’s needed and is the proof that where there’s a will, there’s a way.
Connie keeps everything in balance and on time. She’s been with Catalyst for years, so she knows all of our clients and vendors forward and backward. Connie is lightning fast when you need accounting information, proving to be an awesome value to Catalyst and our clients.
Kim is our multitasking extraordinaire. She does everything from proofing and editing to coordinating whatever is needed for special projects for our clients. And she does it all with a smile on her face. Kim is the bright spot in any hectic day.
Christy is Catalyst’s production manager. She’s the one who has to take all our crazy ideas and bring them to life on time and on budget. She understands the various aspects of getting our clients the final product they want so she knows how to source things and make it all happen. Christy keeps things running smoothly, which makes her not only an asset to Catalyst, but also to our clients.
Ryan takes the Picasso in his head, blends it with the developed strategy and puts it into phenomenal designs for our clients. Ryan has a background in everything from concept and design to art production. He brings rounded experience to the table for our clients.