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12 Marketing Tactics for a Better 2012

Feb 21st, 2012 • Category: Consumer Insight, Experts in Fun, Featured, Kochan in the News

Forget the First Quarter blahs.  Energize your marketing efforts with these proven strategies for a less stressful and more profitable new year.   1) Spend Aggressively (and wisely) In a bad economy, the first reaction is to cut back on expenses.   Here’s one way proactive investment — instead of reactive “saving” — helped our [...]

Perfect Promotions for the Upcoming Season!

Oct 13th, 2011 • Category: Casino Marketing, Experts in Fun, Featured, Kochan in the News

    Tailor this promotion for random drawings, weekly hot seats or – if the prizes are enticing enough – your major holiday promotion. Just choose the “gifts” and you’re ready to go!     Now is a great time to get away on a cruise,golf trip, or sunny beach retreat. This graphic can work [...]

Kochan & Company is mad for Arch Madness.

Mar 2nd, 2011 • Category: Experts in Fun, Featured, Kochan in the News

For seven seasons, we’ve had the privilege of creating the advertising campaign for the Missouri Valley Conference’s Arch Madness basketball tournament. All over St. Louis (and in The Valley’s conference markets) fans are seeing and hearing our work. From TV and radio to the Jumbotron and ticketbooks we’ve been proud to craft the image and [...]

Raging Rivers 20th Season a Success!

Nov 10th, 2010 • Category: Experts in Fun, Sidebar

Congratulations to our client Raging Rivers WaterPark for an outstanding 20th operating season. There was a 17% increase in 2010 attendance over the 2009 season. These increases occurred in almost all ticket classifications, with the biggest increases in general attendance and the “After 3pm” deal offer. Kochan & Company has been Raging Rivers marketing agency since [...]

We Have a Winner!

Oct 19th, 2010 • Category: Experts in Fun, Sidebar

Congratulations to Chris Myer, Vice President of Marketing, Myer Hotels, for winning our Missouri Governor’s Conference on Tourism booth prize. Chris won a TomTom XL 350 TM GPS just for visiting the Kochan & Company booth at the conference last week. Kochan & Company was a Bronze Sponsor of the conference, and had the opportunity [...]

Kochan & Company Bronze Sponsor of Tourism Conference

Sep 14th, 2010 • Category: Experts in Fun, Kochan in the News

Kochan & Company Marketing Communications will participate as a bronze sponsor at the 42nd Annual Missouri Governor’s Conference on Tourism, October 12-15, at the St. Louis Marriott Union Station. As an experienced provider of marketing services to the attraction and tourism industry, Kochan & Company’s booth will feature examples of our award-winning branding and creative work that [...]

Kochan & Company Checks In at Hotel Blackhawk

Sep 2nd, 2010 • Category: Experts in Fun, Featured, Kochan in the News

Kochan & Company Marketing Communications has been named as the agency of record for Hotel Blackhawk in Davenport, Iowa. The Blackhawk Hotel, originally built in 1915 during the Quad Cities’ economic boom period, is currently undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation by Restoration Saint Louis. Set to open in December, the Hotel Blackhawk will include 20 apartments, [...]

Bob Kochan Wins Clayton Studio Contest

Aug 17th, 2010 • Category: Experts in Fun, Kochan in the News, Sidebar

Bob Kochan has another award to add to the agency’s long list of creative honors. Clayton Studio’s announced that Bob is the winner of it’s “Best Commercial Never Made” Contest. Bob’s submission is titled “Preparation H” and according to the Clayton Studio’s announcement, “…[it] had our judges rolling in the aisles.” Besides the accolades and [...]

Pre-Mardi Gras in Soulard -2009

Feb 20th, 2009 • Category: Experts in Fun

It’s beginning to look a lot like Mardi Gras down here in Soulard. The buildings are dressed in purple, green and gold. There are tents and port-a-potties lining the streets. On Saturday, the streets of Soulard will be filled with revelers celebrating the second largest Mardi Gras celebration in the nation. The celebration attracts close [...]

Pine Wood Derby 2008

Aug 2nd, 2008 • Category: Experts in Fun, Sidebar

Kochan & Company came in 6th in the show car competition. Next year we’re taking the 1st place trophy home!