We are an Evansville-based marketing agency with a passion for helping businesses and organizations grow. Our clients like to think of us as an extension of their team – here for you and your marketing needs at any time, all while keeping you from adding to your payroll.
Looking for a team of marketing experts you can trust? Want an advertising agency to get you in front of the right audience? We create a step-by-step strategic marketing plan to help you achieve your business and marketing goals quickly – spending your resources most effectively for the greatest ROI.
Marketing Project Manager
B.S. Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Cedarville University
You got a problem? Krissy will solve it. She’s coordinating (really, managing) the day-to-day execution of your strategic marketing plan and all the pieces that go along with it . If a deadline is coming you’ll hear from Krissy. Not only does Krissy keep us on schedule, she’s performing many of the marketing tactics a nd contributing to the creative concepts . Our clients benefit from her analytic mind and eagerness to continuously improve and optimize our clients’ campaigns
Digital Project Manager
B.F.A. Creative Writing, B.S. Business Administration with Emphasis in Marketing, University of Evansville
From WordPress, Joomla and MailChimp to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and more, Evan ensures each client’s digital marketing strategy is cohesive and transfers throughout all channels. Where many individuals and business owners have trouble creating a digital marketing strategy and sticking to it, Evan ensures that the message is always on point and our execution of technology is ahead of the curve.
Brand Content Strategist
Master of Business Administration (MBA),
Ball State University
B.S. Public Relations, Business Administration
& Marketing, Indiana State University
With experience in industrial equipment and healthcare marketing, Candace’s true strength is getting down to the core of the problem (or opportunity) and creating a no-nonsense plan to knock out an absolute win every project, every time. Candace is an integral part of creating all strategic marketing plans for our clients.
Alissa (Fricke) Paik
Owner, Principal Marketing Strategist
B.S. Communication, Emphasis in PR/Advertising + Multimedia Productions, University of Evansville
2015 Young Business Leader of the Year, University of Evansville Alumni Assoc.
2020 Evansville 20 Under 40
After working in small business, nonprofit and the corporate world, Alissa decided she wanted to make a bigger yet more personal impact. She formed Thrive in 2014 to help small business owners provide more, hire more and do more for their local economies. Alissa has 12 year of marketing and communication experience, and her involvement in the community and her passion for helping business owners and organizations grow their impact are deeply intertwined.
BS in Marketing, University of Southern Indiana
Kayla’s creativity is natural, but her ability to make smart plans for social and digital campaigns comes from her drive to meet the goals of her clients and her obsession with understanding and utilizing the latest technology. Her skills go well beyond digital tools from copywriting to skilled professional photography. She uses these skills in her personal photography business – photographing weddings, graduates and more.
Brand Content Strategist
B.B.A. Music Business, Belmont University
You know those people you read about who work remotely and live/travel all over the world? That’s Leah! Founder of @thecolivingconsultant, Leah is a guest experience consultant and digital strategist for CoLiving communities across Europe. For Thrive, she uses these creative skills and experiences to write deep, thoughtful content for our clients. Between her background in the entertainment industry, writing proficiency, and an eye for photography, Leah’s contributions to our digital marketing team help create and implement captivating social media content.
Senior Art Director
BA in Arts + Multimedia, MS University
Some may dabble in graphic design, but Raman lives and breathes it. Favorite moments for our entire team typically surround the delivery of creative element to our clients. Thanks to Raman, it’s a wow moment when they see their new logo, billboard design or other creative campaign assets for the first time.