Case Studies

Bank Mutual

A highly successful total rebranding effort including web site, TV, digital and social. 

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Rural Mutual

STIR identified business building, lead generation strategies that produced positive ROI from the very beginning. We built the Wisconsin insurer a cohesive brand presence and lead-generation marketing machine that rivals their biggest competitors.

Funeral Service Foundation

Throughout 2021, STIR supported the Funeral Service Foundation in its partnership with the ICCFA (International Cemetery, Cremation & Funeral Association) Educational Foundation to build a new program aimed at recruiting military veterans for careers in funeral service. 

Optima Batteries

Johnson Controls had recently purchased Optima Batteries, an exotic product with astonishing performance and an eye-popping price. STIR launched the brand, driving it to become the #1 performance battery on the market.

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B2B Integrated Inbound campaign that produced tremendous corporate growth.

Quad Graphics

Quad Graphics had a new product launch. We conceived, built and launched the whole campaign in 90 days.

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Bubon Orthodontics

Dr. Bubon came to STIR to polish the various aspects of his marketing mix using video, photography, marketing automation, and a new website.

National Business Furniture

STIR teamed up with National Business Furniture to develop the ‘Happiness in the Workplace’ study which generated compelling new stats on how clutter impacts productivity. Leveraging that data, we created a ‘Clear the Office Clutter’ PR/content/social campaign.

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East Town Association

A rebranding of East Town Association’s beloved French festival, Bastille Days, and promotional efforts to increase event attendance.

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Cousins Subs

Helping to create a turn-around initiative for a vulnerable local franchise, including TV/social media promotion where #squatchspeaks.

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An Ode To Wisconsin Winter Wonders and Woes

To reach both current and new Rural Mutual Insurance audiences, STIR developed an interactive 8-week challenge at the start of 2022. Inspired by the NCAA March Madness tournament.

Outsmart the Cyber Thieves

In honor of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month STIR worked with client Rural Mutual Insurance to develop a campaign centered around the top cybersecurity issues affecting people and businesses today.

Grow Your Ag Knowledge

To reach both current and new Rural Mutual Insurance audiences, STIR developed an interactive, six-week campaign at the onset of summer 2022. The Grow Your Ag Knowledge Sweepstakes was designed as an educational, entertaining, trivia quiz-style game for Wisconsin consumers.

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Application of Integrated Inbound Marketing

We helped Valuation Research Corporation succeed in an industry full of Goliaths, armed with focus and integrated inbound marketing. 

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We are part of a beautiful community. We give back with our talent

STIR has the ability to help some amazing causes through messaging. We give strategically, we give creatively.