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Think Small

Aug 10th, 2012 • Category: Featured, Kochan in the News, Sidebar

Nope.  We’re not selling VW Beetles (for those of you old enough to recognize the reference). We’re just reinforcing the idea that to grow BIG, it’s often better to think small.   In other words, for localized businesses, it’s best to make sure you have awareness, presence and draw a significant amount of your revenue from those [...]



Celebrating A Job Well Done

Aug 2nd, 2012 • Category: Advertising Articles, Featured, Kochan in the News, Sidebar

Kochan & Company creates recognition award logos for homebuilding client   Kevin Steen, senior art director, recently completed two logos for client Payne Family Homes; the graphics are used as part of a company-wide recognition program.   The Safety Excellence award is given to Payne employees who attain exemplary safety records on the job.   The Preferred Trade Partner [...]



Direct Mail – Are You Serious?

Jul 30th, 2012 • Category: Advertising Articles, Consumer Insight, Featured, Sidebar

Consider this:  While others are testing the social media scene, dipping their toes in digital marketing and giving low-end TV production a shot, there is now less clutter – and more opportunity – in every mailbox in your neighborhood, city or across the country.   Look at the numbers:  The Direct Marketing Association (DMA) reports [...]



Celebrating 25 Years of Smart Marketing

Jul 5th, 2012 • Category: Featured, Kochan in the News, Sidebar

It’s only the fifth day of July, and it seems we’re on fire this month – with this heat, thankfully not literally.  We’ve been setting ideas in motion for 25 years, and want to share this milestone with you.  And it just so happens that Kochan & Company’s own Bob Kochan is featured as a [...]



Kochan & Company Brings Carondelet Living To Life

Jun 21st, 2012 • Category: Advertising Articles, Featured, Sidebar

We’ve done it for Downtown St. Louis, the Greater Alton area, and Laclede’s Landing, now Kochan & Company is inviting St. Louis residents to discover the attractions, amenities and businesses of the Carondelet area. For anyone familiar with the St. Louis neighborhood system, it’s no surprise that this community in the south-easternmost section of St. [...]



Kochan & Company – Direct mail, Direct marketing, Effective Advertising

Feb 22nd, 2011 • Category: Advertising Articles, Sidebar

The right message. The right delivery system. The right audience. It takes all those things to create a direct marketing program that works. The right resource can make your direct marketing project more effective….and less of a hassle for you. Consider Kochan & Company for: Direct Mail – From a single postcard, to a multi-piece [...]



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 Participates in Tourism Conference

Oct 14th, 2010 • Category: Sidebar

Kochan & Company is a Bronze Sponsor at the Missouri Governor’s Conference on Tourism, which is being held at the St. Louis Marriott Union Station. The confernce booth, pictured below, features examples of our award-winning branding and creative work that has moved people to Raging Rivers WaterPark, St. Louis Science Center, Mystique Casino, Missouri Valley Conference Basketball tournaments [...]



Bob Kochan Heads Back to School

Sep 29th, 2010 • Category: Kochan in the News, Sidebar

Bob Kochan briefly joined the world of academia on Wednesday, September 29 as a guest lecturer for 30 students in Dr. Ralph Donald’s Media Management class at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. As an alumnus of SIUE, Bob routinely returns to his alma mater to offer his real world experiences and advice to students pursuing a [...]