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Wichita Community Generates $25K for Starkey, Inc. Through Amber Waves Event.
June 2018 | by Sundee Dunn

Four years ago, Associated was searching for a non-profit organization to partner with. After an application and selection process, what we thought would be...…Read More

Hiring in-house or using an agency? Get the facts before you choose.
September 2016

The choice between using an outside marketing communications firm or developing in-house capabilities is one of the defining questions of modern marketing...…Read More

Associated launches new website and product demo for PetroPower
September 2016

To enhance its online presence and upgrade its 3-year-old website to reflect current trends, PetroPower, a provider of remote monitoring systems and services for the oil and gas industry, recently called on Associated to help establish a more dynamic online experience...…Read More

Community: Helping Starkey, Inc., make its Amber Waves events a success
September 2016

For the third consecutive year, as part of its public service initiative, Associated assisted Starkey, Inc., in promoting one of its primary fundraising events, Amber Waves. This year, the Beer Walk and Tasting Tour event on Sept. 22, was joined by a new event...…Read More

Insights: Attract new customers with inbound content marketing
August 2016

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A key component of Associated’s service offering is inbound marketing. As opposed to more traditional outbound marketing that includes ad buys, email list purchases and other paid lead generation methods, inbound marketing instead focuses on creating content that naturally attracts customers. By aligning published content with the customer’s interests, inbound marketing builds interest...…Read More

Meet the Team: Robyn Davis
July 2016

Our newest team member, Robyn recently joined our client service team, eagerly lending her insights, ideas and creative perspective to her peers and giving her all...…Read More

Refreshed branding prepares area credit union for a new generation of customers
June 2016

When White Eagle Credit Union conducted an internal review of its marketing efforts, the 80-year-old organization engaged with Associated to bring new life to its marketing and member recruitment programs and revitalize its branding to appeal to younger depositors and loan seekers…Read More

Meet the Team: Maggie Newlin
May 20th, 2016

Maggie recently joined us full time after serving as a creative intern. Her fresh perspective, coupled with formidable design skills, makes her a welcome addition…Read More

Get social and reap the benefits
May 2016

Certainly, building “likes,” gaining followers and expanding social networks is an effective way to instantly share content with thousands of followers, nurture positive relationships and build brand affinity and loyalty. However, the ever-growing number of social media…Read More

Supporting our community, human to human
April 5th, 2016

Associated employees recently spent a day lending a hand on one of Wichita Habitat for Humanity’s building projects. When our team arrived, there was little on site but a concrete slab. When we left, framing was almost complete, leaving us with both a sense of accomplishment and the heartwarming knowledge that we played a small part in helping a deserving family move into a beautiful new home. Our sincere thanks to Wichita Habitat for Humanity staff and volunteers for their guidance and motivation.
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Everybody’s talking, but nobody’s talking to me.
April 2016 | Insights by Dave Stewart, Vice President/Executive Creative Director

Okay, so I’m in my 50s. I don’t think I look it, and I certainly don’t feel it, but there it is. And as much as I’d like to say that my tastes and preferences are as youthful as those of the Millennial generation, I’m afraid I can’t. While I can certainly understand…Read More

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