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Strategy & Planning
Every growing business needs a marketing plan that is focused, actionable, flexible and measurable. ...
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Fractional Marketing Leadership
A strategy and plan can only go so far without someone to lead the day-to-day execution and results.
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Messaging & Content
Position your business for engagement and growth with content that begins with your buyer in mind. ...
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For Companies Who Run on EOS® / Traction®
Authentic Brand is uniquely well-equipped to partner with organizations who use EOS® / Traction®
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Relationships + Results

At Trusted Employees one of our core values is always getting better. To that end, we engaged Authentic Brand to help us understand how we could improve our demand generation efforts through an audit of our strategy, digital spend, content, SEO, and marketing messaging. We were impressed by the doma
Jonathan Thielen – President, Trusted Employees
Jonathan Thielen – President, Trusted Employees
Jennifer Zick, founder of Authentic Brand, did an amazing job laying out strategies for B2B marketing at our recent corporate training. Her very evident and seasoned expertise in the subject matter was only outdone by her passion and wit.
Tim Lively – CEO, HealthStar Home Health
Tim Lively – CEO, HealthStar Home Health
Authentic Brand's deep understanding of technology and business was evident in their ability to translate a complex, disruptive innovation story into market-ready content and sales assets.
Jeremy Drane – Chief Commercial Officer, Libra
Jeremy Drane – Chief Commercial Officer, Libra
When you're growing as quickly as we are, you need partners who can pull you out of the day-to-day, and give you fresh perspective on big picture growth opportunities and the strategies to get there. That's the kind of partner Authentic Brand has been for us.
Chad Capp – President, GymPhone
Chad Capp – President, GymPhone
Authentic Brand has infused our brand story with messaging that is unique, concise, and most importantly, speaks straight to the needs of our buyers - in their language. Their approach to message development was both efficient and inspiring.
Todd Huna – CEO, GymPhone
Todd Huna – CEO, GymPhone

[ Heart + Smart ] Blog

Huge DEBUT for Marketer’s Community: Martech & Lessons Learned From the Trenches
Huge DEBUT for Marketer’s Community: Martech & Lessons Learned From the Trenches
April 20, 2018
Well, that was fun! Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to participate as a panelist in the debut event for Marketers' Community - a new educational event series and networking grou...
Jennifer Zick featured on Fjorge Podcast: Mind Your Own Marketing Business
Jennifer Zick featured on Fjorge Podcast: Mind Your Own Marketing Business
March 22, 2018
I recently had the pleasure of being a guest on Fjorge's podcast series, where I chatted with Tim Barsness about Authentic Brand's origins, our Fractional Marketing Leadership offering, ...
Building Sustainable Business Growth: A presentation and workshop for the Minnesota Subcontractors Association
Building Sustainable Business Growth: A presentation and workshop for the Minnesota Subcontractors Association
March 14, 2018
What do you think when you think about marketing? For many owner-operators and executives, the word marketing translates into “the dark hole where we throw money and hope for results”. I
Celebrating Authentic Brand’s 1-Year Bizversary!
Celebrating Authentic Brand’s 1-Year Bizversary!
March 7, 2018
Wow. Authentic Brand is one year old. Already? Only? [All the feels.] A year ago today, I sat at my kitchen table, officially filing my business name with the State of Minnesota, and buying...
We sorted thousands of pounds of books to send to Africa
We sorted thousands of pounds of books to send to Africa
February 15, 2018
We had the very best Valentine's Day with the Two Or More community of volunteers, sending some tangible love - in the form of books - around the world! (more…)
Is Your Marketing Muscle Weak? Five indications that you need to pump some serious marketing iron
Is Your Marketing Muscle Weak? Five indications that you need to pump some serious marketing iron
February 8, 2018
It's a common situation for growing businesses: marketing is one of the last roles in the company to be prioritized. And it makes sense, to a certain point. Many businesses reach their f...

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