We are a team of brand storytellers – strategists, writers, journalists, technology marketers, public relations executives and media coaches – who work directly with you to achieve results. We have helped dozens of B2B companies leverage their brand stories to expand industry awareness, increase sales and obtain customer referrals. Shouldn’t your company be one?
Arthur Germain, Principal & Chief Brandteller
Arthur Germain founded Communication Strategy Group to offer B2B technology, manufacturing and professional services companies a unique way to connect with prospects, customers and others through the power of story.
Mark Kindley, Editorial Services Director
Mark Kindley has over 30 years experience as an award-winning journalist and business analyst. He determines key industry trends through qualitative and quantitative research and tells compelling corporate stories that achieve client results.
Karen Franse, Account Director
Karen Franse is the driving force behind the successful public relations, copy writing, creative services and project management programs her clients enjoy.
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Michael Simbrom, Creative Director
Michael Simbrom is an accomplished visual communicator, creative director, art director, general trouble-shooter and problem-solver.
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Lisa Hazen, Account Manager
Lisa Hazen keeps clients on track and helps them hit their marketing goals. She has over 20 years experience implementing multi-faceted marketing and business plans and initiatives for business to business (B2B) and business to consumer (B2C) clients.
Bob Scheier, Brandteller
Bob Scheier is a veteran IT journalist and marketing writer, with more than 20 years experience writing and editing for top-tier publications such as PCWeek (now eWeek) and Computerworld, where he served as technology editor.
Monique Merhige, Account Director
Monique Merhige is a marketing professional who gets things done for her clients. She has over 20 years of experience delivering strategic marketing communications programs to clients and specializes in the security industry.
Rich Mullikin, Account Manager
Rich Mullikin began life as a reporter before going corporate, where he provided in-house PR and marketing support, and then moved to the agency-side.
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Allen Bernard, Account Manager
Allen Bernard is a professional writer and editor with an eye for detail and the ability to tell a story with passion.
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Tony Wilson, Services Director
Tony Wilson is a marketing professional with experience in business-to-business technology markets.
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