Being the Light: Holiday Wishes

Candle image, Being the Light

I love the imagery and concept of “being the light.” It’s so appropriate for this holiday season and time of Covid-19. Side note: I am proud to be part of the team that developed the copy and candle imagery for the Greater Menomonee Falls Foundation’s appeal campaign. And it’s not just about giving money; it’s […]

Celebrating 3 Years in Business

Appeal Marketing celebrating 3 years in business

I’m excited to be celebrating 3 years in business! I never expected to be marking this milestone while staying Safer at Home. Still, I’ll spend some time reflecting and raising a glass. If anything, I have a solid reason for making chocolate baked goods. It’s a business-birthday after all. And we’ve celebrated our 1st year […]

Celebrating Working Moms

Cathy Olig, mom, marketing consultant with her kids

I love being a working mom! It isn’t always easy to juggle work, home, family, school board, church and other commitments, but I do my best to balance priorities and make it work each and every day. Working moms, I see you, and I celebrate you! Did you know that Milwaukee now has a Working […]

Summer Hours

Appeal Marketing summer hours

Do you have summer hours? Now that school’s out, I am changing up my work hours to enjoy summertime with my two kids (pictured here)! I have two full days set aside for work and can squeeze in time before they get up and while they’re in activities. It’s a work-life integration for summer (and […]

Celebrating Year 2 in Business

Appeal Marketing 2 years in business

Though I am constantly looking ahead and making plans, I took some time to reflect and celebrate year two in business. Some pretty amazing things happened in the past year, and I have to toot my own horn a bit. Stepping up to Lead In October 2018, I was appointed to the school board to […]

Appeal Marketing News

2018 PTO Sponsors, including Appeal Marketing

Here is some brief news on some exciting things that we’ve been doing this month. Our First Sponsorship Appeal Marketing was proud to support Menomonee Falls elementary schools’ parent teacher organizations (PTOs) annual fundraiser. We feel fortunate to live and work in a community with strong public schools that have many active volunteers and supportive […]

Appeal Marketing Joins Menomonee Falls Chamber of Commerce

Menomonee Falls Chamber Member

Appeal Marketing recently became a member of Menomonee Falls Chamber of Commerce. The reasons and benefits to join have become more evident over the past year.  According to owner, Cathy Olig, Since I’ve been a Falls resident and avid volunteer for over ten years, it made sense to join the Menomonee Falls Chamber of Commerce […]

Lessons in Entrepreneurship: Reflecting on Year 1

1 year cupcake for Appeal Marketing

Appeal Marketing celebrates its ONE YEAR Anniversary! It’s hard to believe that one year ago, I hit “submit” on the State of Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions website to officially form a LLC. As a small business owner, I’ve certainly learned a lot in year one and continue to learn each and everyday.  It’s been […]

Appeal Marketing Named a Constant Contact Certified Solution Provider

Cathy Olig, owner and founder of Appeal Marketing has been named a Certified Solution Provider by Constant Contact, an Endurance International Group As a Certified Solution Provider, Appeal Marketing has demonstrated in-depth knowledge of the Constant Contact email marketing platform and best practices. This ensures program participants and the clients they serve will realize meaningful results from […]

New Testimonial for Appeal Marketing

Testimonial from my first client

We were thrilled to receive these kind words from our client, the Greater Menomonee Falls Foundation (GMFF): “If you’re looking for support to shore up your communications, develop a stronger brand or increase your public image, look to Appeal Marketing. Professional, responsive, resourceful and creative, Cathy has been a key partner in advancing our mission […]