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

Tim

Schatz

VP / Director of Analytics

Kevin

Rocha

Ad Ops Specialist

Andrea

Alfano

CEO

Crystal

Sawyer

Executive VP / Managing Partner

Carlos

Sanchez

Account Executive

Trey

Curtola

Chairman

Neo

Saxena

IT Support Specialist

Suzy

Mehlinger

Senior Media Buyer

Charles

Knight

Account Executive

Mark

Suarez

Senior VP / Managing Director

Tracey

Tschappat

Media Supervisor

Chris

Cronin

Senior VP / Group Account Director

Abby

Milien

Media Budget Analyst

Michael

Ramirez

Senior VP / Media Director

Omar

Gutierrez

Paid Social Media Specialist

Christopher

Ho

Proofreader/Copy Editor

Beth

Hamer

Media Supervisor

Emilio

Irias

Senior Designer

Tiffany

Fettig-Pante

Group Media Director

Alicia

Kusnowo

Senior Account Executive

Kathryn

Lenti

Account Executive

Jenice

Tupolo

Copywriter

Robert

Karns

Lead Designer

Ryan

Espinoza-Marcu

Programmatic Specialist

Tyler

Martin

Senior VP / Managing Director

Zach

Morrison

Art Director

Maribel

Orozco

VP / Director of Hispanic Marketing

Marilyn

Guzman

Accounts Payable Clerk

Julian

Rocco

VP / Account Director

James

Segura

Creative Director

Nicole

Lee

Senior Media Buyer

Carrie

Cloud

Account Supervisor

Brianna

Brooks

Senior Account Director

Kyra

Caruso

Director of Strategy

Kenneth

Levy

Senior Media Planner

Gabe

Diaz

Public Relations Specialist

Jon

Roth

Programmatic Media Manager

Patrick

Napoli

Production Designer

Michael

Geli

Paid Search Specialist

Camille

Maron

Senior Paid Search Specialist

Frances

Brooks

Integrated Producer

John

Jamison

Associate Director, Analytics & Engineering

Morgan

Brown

Sr. Front End Developer

Jennifer

Stucky

Associate Media Director

Jessica

Lara

Jr. Integrated Project Manager

Chris

Kilcullen

VP / Digital Director

Sophia

Pellicoro

Senior Producer

Mike

Castillo

Senior VP / Managing Director

Linda

Fritz

Media Buyer

Scott

Cragun

Search Director

Allyson

Squitiro

Senior Paid Social Media Specialist

Taylor

Hepler

Assistant Account Executive

Katherine

Clavel

Senior Ad Ops Specialist

Mick

Magno

Post Producer

Andrew

Ehrensaft

Media Supervisor

Parker

Warden

Senior Accountant

Boudicca

Todi

Integrated Project Mngr

Jen

Evans

Regional Director of Client Accounting

Ubaldo

Castillo

Media Budget Analyst

Sarah

Mockus

Senior Production Designer

Sergio

Vega

Senior Art Director

Arcolia

Tiggett

Senior Account Director

Gabi

Vega

Account Director

Jeanette

Lee

Associate Media Director

Andrew

Webre

Director of Accounting

Matt

Bickel

Production Designer

Alex

Shiff

Assistant Media Planner

Jen

Bethmann

Senior Media Planner/Buyer

Vanessa

Prokop

Senior Media Buyer / Planner

Michael

Lam

Associate Director, Search

Nick

Yuen

Associate Director: Art Buying/Print Production

Michelle

Loehr

VP / Group Media Director

Jeremy

Cobb

VP / Director of Digital Platforms

Kian

Kuan

Senior Designer

Melissa

Etter

Management Supervisor

Kim

Hawkins

Account Supervisor

Thomas

Moyer

Group Media Director

Dallas

Baker

VP / Executive Creative Director

Austin

Huynh

Client Accountant

Steffny

Wallace

VP / Executive Producer

Julianne

Quirong

Paid Social Media Specialist

Aaron

Kohlhoff

Paid Social Media Director

Tia

Lent

Account Executive

Jennifer

Tracy

Account Director

Coleen

Karkazia

VP / Director of Account Services

Laura

Challis

Associate Media Director

Whitney

Palmer

VP / Integrated Production Services

Stephanie

Relova

Account Executive

Rosie

Rumberger

HR Assistant

Polet

Garcia

Account Supervisor

Griffin

Knorpp

Assistant Account Executive

Shayna

Rudman

Account Coordinator

Rhonda

Schweber

Associate Media Director

Tara

St. John

Administrative Assistant

David

Latham

Director of IT and Facilities

Cindy

Suen

Programmatic Specialist

Julian

Chicoine

Media & Analytics Supervisor

Nick

Coy

Data Engineer

Rudy

Vivas

Account Director

Matt

Grossbart

Integrated Project Manager

Alli

Ehrhardt

Public Relations Specialist

Tammy

Robbins

Staff Accountant

Max

Tenhoff

Senior Account Executive

Jackie

Cornwall

VP / Account Director

Courtney

Ruiz

Executive Assistant

Sarah

Green

Jr Business Insights Analyst

Dan

Michel

Senior Copywriter

Jackie

Lee

Media Analyst

Brooke

Finan

Senior Program/Project Manager

Talia

Wiskind

Assistant Account Executive

Trevor

Sias

Motion Graphics Designer

Van

Nguyen

HR Generalist

Vanity

Duran

Public Relations Coordinator

Chelsea

Dickson

Account Director

Jay

Geiger

VP / CFO

Eryka

Arzola

Senior Digital Media Planner

Tracy

Mattson

Account Supervisor

Erin

Zenker

Assistant Media Planner

Lindsey

Gano

Account Executive

Eleanor

Abril

VP / Director of Human Resources

Maddie

Oster

Assistant Account Executive

Zada

Kerimova

Designer

Priscilla

Lai

Management Supervisor

Rachel

Mize

Account Coordinator

Jeanne

Forstall

Client Accountant

Joe

Mach

Ad Operations Manager

Jenettea

Bernard

Media Assistant

Kaitlyn

Reyes

Assistant Account Executive

Johana

Matute

Assistant Medical Planner

Jeff

Gin

Senior Production Designer

Angelina

Ali

Senior Media Planner/Buyer

PJ

Sarmiento

Ad Ops Specialist

Katherine

Rush

VP / Account Director

Melanie

Laurendine

Public and Community Relations Manager

Grey

Rosado

Senior Editor

Pamela

Hundley

Acccount Supervisor

Valerie

Bailey

VP / Group Media Director

Kevin

Eddy

Media Analyst

Wendy

Montes

Media Budget Manager

Alyssa

Ruzich

Assistant Account Executive

Glenda

del Rosario

Accounts Payable Supervisor

Leonard

Rader

Associate Creative Director

Eileen

He

Assistant Media Planner

Daniel

Harris

Junior Buyer

Isabella

Carr

Account Coordinator

Valentin

Torio

Senior Ad Ops Specialist

Alexis

Pierce

Assistant Account Executive

Fernanda

Fajardo

Associate Media Director

Lisa

Valentin

Director of Office Administration and Logistics

Betsy

Waxberg

Media Assistant

Jenny

Murakami

Production Designer Lead

Nicole

Alvarez

Integrated Project Manager

Daniel

Ayala

Media Budget Analyst

Chloe

McElvein

Media Assistant

Jacqueline

Zolowicz

VP / Group Media Director

Hunter

Glasoe

Senior Account Executive

Carlo

Silvio

Cinematographer/Editor

Kevin

Dragomir

Media Analyst

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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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