Hi, We're H&L

We are H&L Partners. A collaborative, creative shop, where challenges are met with innovation.
A workplace where we put in more than just work. And where “work” means impactful, clever output oozing with craft.

More than an agency, we’re a place where experts combine data science with design chops.
A place where makers make, and doers do.

We possess a willingness to learn, a spirit to teach, and an eagerness to listen.
Always ready to go above and beyond.

Our Capabilities

We’re a full service, integrated agency made up of diverse, collaborative, multi-talented individuals with experience in all areas of marketing communications. In other words, we’re highly capable of providing the following services:

Strategy Overview

There’s no set formula for obtaining the data that leads to insightful strategies. That’s why we are relentless in taking the pulse of your business. This means utilizing a wide array of leading industry tools and relevant secondary sources. More than anything, though, we align with you strategically to understand your unique challenges across your organization and down to each customer interaction.

Strategy Services

  • Strategic planning
  • Market research
  • Marketing plan development
  • Stakeholder communication
  • CRM

Creative Overview

We are strategic storytellers driven by one purpose: to make the broad truths about your business and its unique appeal relevant to the people you most want to attract. Because we believe the heart drives the mind, our creative must make your audience feel something, to compel them to act. That only comes from insights, grit, and a commitment to results that has distinguished our work for clients in regionally defined markets nationwide.

Creative Services

  • Creative development
  • Mobile app and web design
  • Email and retention marketing
  • Broadcast TV, radio, and online content
  • Print and out-of-home
  • Promotions, events, and sponsorships
  • Point-of-sale and collateral
  • Digital presence and social marketing

Media Overview

Our vast experience in media planning and buying is enhanced by our multiregional reach, which spans the West Coast, Midwest, and East Coast, in some of the most diverse markets in the country. This gives us the purchasing power of a national agency, and the efficiency and cost savings of a regional one, incorporating our expertise and attention to detail across demographic lines. We’ve also expanded our digital analytics departments to better serve our transactional-reliant clients.

Media Services

    • Communications strategy and planning
    • Media buying
    • Grassroots activation
    • Campaign analytics and media-mix modeling
    • SEO
    • SEM
    • Location-based marketing
    • Social media marketing and paid social management
    • Sports sponsorship activation programs
    • Programmatic planning and buying

 

Production Overview

We are nimble and resourceful enough to deliver high-quality in-house digital and broadcast productions from the ground up. We are also visionary in leading projects whose scope allows us to work with some of the most celebrated filmmakers, digital artists, and web developers in the world.

Production Services

BROADCAST

  • Film and video production
  • Editing and post-production
  • Sound design and color correction
  • Animation and motion graphics

DIGITAL

  • Digital strategy
  • Digital advertising production
  • Website, web application and smartphone app development
  • Email
  • CRM design and management

Multicultural Overview

We approach multicultural work not merely as an extra service, but rather as an integral part of our strategic thinking. Effective multicultural marketing goes far beyond delivering relevant advertising offers. It lives in the deeper cultural connections we forge between our clients and their customers.

Multicultural Services

  • Focus groups, research, and insights
  • Unique curation of insights and offer positioning
  • In-culture message development
  • Multicultural media planning
  • Community events activation and involvement

PR Overview

The most successful brands have cracked the code of forging meaningful relationships that translate into loyalty and sales. Strategic PR is the secret weapon that brings a brand’s unique story to life and generates priceless third-party endorsements that consumers trust. We are strategic thinkers who expertly build, expand and energize your marketing program with PR tactics that work. With a wealth of experience generating earned media coverage for B2C and B2B clients, our team delivers real and measurable business results.

PR Services

  • PR Strategy
  • Media Relations
  • Event Planning & Execution
  • Influencer and Stakeholder Relations
  • Social Media Strategy
  • Brand Launches
  • Grand Openings
  • Crisis Communications
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Internal Communications

Our People

Suzy

Mehlinger

Senior Media Buyer

Linda

Fritz

Media Buyer

Tyler

Martin

Senior VP / Managing Director

Mark

Suarez

Senior VP / Managing Director

Courtney

Ruiz

Executive Assistant

Michael

Ramirez

Senior VP / Media Director

Chris

Kilcullen

VP / Digital Director

Thomas

Moyer

Group Media Director

Laura

Challis

Associate Media Director

Chris

Cronin

Senior VP / Group Account Director

Dan

Michel

Senior Copywriter

Trey

Curtola

Chairman

Andrea

Alfano

CEO

Jenice

Tupolo

Copywriter

PJ

Sarmiento

Ad Ops Specialist

Valentin

Torio

Senior Ad Ops Specialist

Talia

Wiskind

Account Executive

Eryka

Arzola

Senior Digital Media Planner

Nick

Coy

Data Engineer

Sarah

Mockus

Senior Production Designer

Taylor

Hepler

Account Executive

Boudicca

Todi

Senior Integrated Project Manager

Sergio

Vega

Senior Art Director

Carrie

Cloud

Account Supervisor

Stephanie

Relova

Senior Account Executive

Brooke

Finan

Senior Program/Project Manager

Andrew

Ehrensaft

Media Supervisor

Yanitza

Valdivia-Vasquez

Paid Search Coordinator

David

Latham

Director of IT and Facilities

Lauren

Rocha

Senior Media Planner

Polet

Garcia

Account Supervisor

Zada

Kerimova

Designer

Carlo

Silvio

Cinematographer/Editor

Gabe

Diaz

Public Relations Specialist

Morgan

Brown

Sr. Front End Developer

Jennifer

Stucky

Associate Media Director

Ryan

Espinoza-Marcu

Programmatic Specialist

Isabella

Carr

Account Coordinator

Abby

Milien

Media Budget Analyst

Alyssa

Ruzich

Assistant Account Executive

Kaitlyn

Reyes

Assistant Account Executive

Melissa

Etter

Management Supervisor

Shannon

Myers

Media Supervisor

Arcolia

Tiggett

Senior Account Director

Laiken

Cussimanio

Account Executive

Courtney

Narkoff

Account Coordinator

Michael

Lam

Associate Director, Search

Vanessa

Prokop

Senior Media Buyer / Planner

Jeremy

Cobb

VP / Director of Digital Platforms

Jenny

Murakami

Production Designer Lead

Kim

Hawkins

Account Supervisor

Whitney

Palmer

VP / Integrated Production Services

Kathryn Ann

Waller

Account Coordinator

Glenda

del Rosario

Accounts Payable Supervisor

Jennifer

Tracy

Account Director

Grey

Rosado

Senior Editor

Fernanda

Fajardo

Associate Media Director

Jen

Bethmann

Senior Media Planner/Buyer

Patrick

Napoli

Production Designer

Michael

Geli

Paid Search Specialist

Neo

Saxena

Network and Computer Systems Administrator

Daniel

Harris

Junior Buyer

Leonard

Rader

Associate Creative Director

Jeanne

Forstall

Client Accountant

Sophia

Pellicoro

Senior Producer

Nicole

Alvarez

Integrated Project Manager

Sarah

Green

Jr Business Insights Analyst

Tiffany

Fettig-Pante

Group Media Director

Aaron

Kohlhoff

Paid Social Media Director

Matt

Grossbart

Integrated Project Manager

Cindy

Suen

Programmatic Specialist

Camille

Maron

Programmatic Media Manager

Medlyn

Grasheyella

Assistant Media Planner

Robert

Karns

Lead Designer

Emilio

Irias

Senior Designer

Wendy

Montes

Media Budget Manager

Frances

Brooks

Integrated Producer

Lindsey

Gano

Account Executive

Alexis

Pierce

Assistant Account Executive

Katherine

Rush

VP / Account Director

Ansley

Boles

Public Relations Coordinator

Scott

Cragun

Search Director

Kevin

Dragomir

Media Analyst

Angelina

Ali

Senior Media Planner/Buyer

Marilyn

Guzman

Accounts Payable Clerk

Chloe

McElvein

Media Assistant

Rhonda

Schweber

Associate Media Director

Julianne

Quirong

Paid Social Media Specialist

Kathryn

Lenti

Account Executive

Tim

Schatz

VP / Director of Analytics

Parker

Warden

Senior Accountant

Joe

Mach

Ad Operations Manager

Mike

Castillo

Senior VP / Managing Director

James

Segura

Creative Director

Zach

Morrison

Art Director

Chelsea

Dickson

Account Director

Tracey

Tschappat

Media Supervisor

Brennan

Splichal

Account Executive

Julian

Rocco

VP / Account Director

Coleen

Karkazis

VP / Director of Account Services

Beth

Hamer

Media Supervisor

Priscilla

Lai

Management Supervisor

Rudy

Vivas

Account Director

Cheri

Wood

Account Director

Betsy

Waxberg

Media Assistant

Nicole

Lee

Senior Media Buyer

Griffin

Knorpp

Assistant Account Executive

Shayna

Rudman

Assistant Account Executive

Mike

Delvero

Account Supervisor

Steffny

Wallace

VP / Executive Producer

Jessica

Lara

Jr. Integrated Project Manager

Alex

Shiff

Assistant Media Planner

Tammy

Robbins

Staff Accountant

Jackie

Cornwall

VP / Account Director

Jackie

Lee

Media Analyst

Sofia

Heuchert

Public Relations Coordinator

Christopher

Ho

Proofreader/Copy Editor

Eleanor

Abril

VP / Director of Human Resources

Michelle

Loehr

VP / Group Media Director

Jay

Geiger

VP / CFO

Trevor

Sias

Motion Graphics Designer

Matt

Bickel

Production Designer

Katherine

Clavel

Senior Ad Ops Specialist

Van

Nguyen

HR Generalist

David

Morrissey

VP, Director of Brand Strategy

Kyra

Caruso

Director of Strategy

Pamela

Hundley

Acccount Supervisor

Johana

Matute

Assistant Media Planner

Jenettea

Bernard

Media Assistant

Christy

Wright

Senior Media Buyer/Planner

Kevin

Rocha

Ad Ops Specialist

Max

Tenhoff

Senior Account Executive

Bella

Rodriguez

Jr. Proofreader / Copy Editor

Omar

Gutierrez

Paid Social Media Specialist

Mick

Magno

Post Producer

Kevin

Eddy

Media Analyst

Carlos

Sanchez

Senior Account Executive

Maddie

Oster

Assistant Account Executive

John

Jamison

Associate Director, Analytics & Engineering

Nick

Yuen

Associate Director: Art Buying/Print Production

Kian

Kuan

Senior Designer

Rachel

Mize

Account Coordinator

Kayla

Fewkes

Assistant Account Executive

Anna

Lane

Media and Community Relations Manager

Austin

Huynh

Client Accountant

Gabi

Vega

Account Director

Allyson

Squitiro

Senior Paid Social Media Specialist

Dallas

Baker

VP / Executive Creative Director

Brianna

Brooks

Senior Account Director

Jeff

Gin

Senior Production Designer

Ubaldo

Castillo

Media Budget Analyst

Daniel

Ayala

Media Budget Analyst

Jeanette

Lee

Associate Media Director

Vanity

Duran

Public Relations Coordinator

Jacqueline

Zolowicz

VP / Group Media Director

Will

Hammack

Senior Art Director

Andrew

Webre

Director of Accounting

Charles

Knight

Account Executive

Maribel

Orozco

VP / Director of Hispanic Marketing

Rosie

Rumberger

HR Assistant

Tracy

Mattson

Account Supervisor

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150
Employees
$200M
Annual Billings
9
Regional Offices
1985
Year Founded
100+
Industry Awards
20+
Years Avg. Client Relationship
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H&L Partners is a member of AMIN Worldwide, an alliance of over 50 independent marketing agencies with 82 offices and 2,440 people in 23 countries.

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