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a good referral network, but no marketing operation

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a growth plan that gets your company where it needs to be Learn More

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tried some marketing on your own with mixed or no results

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help with strategy, execution and analysis to get the most out of your budget Learn More

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figured out which marketing tactics work, but other roles in the company require your attention

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A Chicago Marketing Firm

The Power of Marketing in its Simplest State

Simple Machines Marketing uses the building blocks of marketing to create and execute powerful, agile marketing operations. We make it possible for small businesses to enjoy the benefits of a complete marketing department at a budget they can afford – and we believe every client should expect the following from us:

  • Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Results

What Does Your Business Need to Grow?

Whether you need a comprehensive marketing plan and the resources to execute it, help getting the most from your budget or someone to take over your existing marketing operation, Simple Machines has the creativity, manpower and analysis capabilities to help your business reach its goals for growth.

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"I was really impressed with the amount of ownership [Simple Machines] took in the results. Every time they reported results, they were prepared to talk about their plan for improving the campaign – even if the numbers in front of me already looked great." - Jim Anderson, CEO of SwitchfastMore testimonials
"The nice thing is I feel like I'm able to hire this entire marketing department... whereas I could never afford to do that otherwise on my budget." - Pat Downes, Owner of AAA Pool ServiceMore testimonials
"The [Simple Machines] team has really taken the time to understand our company and approach, which has been a vital first step in building our marketing program." - Tom Taylor, Owner of Phase 1 ConsultingMore testimonials
"With Simple Machines, I have the guidance and the resources to help me operate smarter." - Bill Lowe, President of Chicagoland Methodist Senior ServicesMore testimonials

Case Studies

Using research to identify effective differentiators

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Building a strong digital marketing strategy for lead generation

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Using research to make sense of a complicated marketplace

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Thinking "outside the box" to access hard-to-reach audiences

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Using careful, measured execution to create sustained channel growth

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Using data to drive continued improvement

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