ENOUGH OF MY BRAGGIN', HERE'S WHAT OTHERS SAY ABOUT CAPTIVATION CAPITAL:
“Our company cannot be more pleased with the direction Captivation Capital has taken our company advertising. Leave the creativity to them! Captivation Capital has added a great amount of value to our advertising budget. Our company has received overwhelmingly positive feedback.”
Steve Van Heck
President, Smith Gas Liquids Company
“Pete has a quick wit and sports an uncanny ability to quickly see creative opportunity and translate it into delivery.”
Vice President of Global Innovation, Newell Rubbermaid
"I have worked with Pete on several projects. He quickly gets the concept of what we are trying to accomplish and works that into visuals in just one or two takes."
Patent holder, business owner, NPR radio host, and author
"Pete’s ability to quickly understand our brand goals and visualize them has been an important part of our brand growth. He is able to react quickly with unmatched quality to help us create meaningful content at a moments notice."
Director of Sales and Marketing, Hudsonville Ice Cream
"Pete never fails to deliver great creative that advances our overall branding effort. When it comes to staying on top of our competition, Pete is our secret weapon.”
"Pete worked to improve our advertising and marketing materials significantly, which, in turn, has helped us build a very unique and valuable brand position in our industry."
OK. Maybe a little more not bragging. Here's unsolicited praise excerpted from client emails and messages.
Sent similar sentiments to any of your marketing providers lately?
"They (marketing materials) are sooo cool!" - Operations Manager, residential developer
"Hi, Pete. These (slides for a national sales conference presentation) look terrific." - V.P. of Global Marketing for an international business and consumer goods manufacturer
"Pete, You make us look good. I LOVE the ad." - VP Sales and Marketing of a video editing and duplication company
"You're the pro. Can you work your magic on this?" - Operations Manager, residential developer
"We love what you have put together for us!" - President of a consumer durable goods company
"Pete, First glance is very positive as usual - you are extremely clever! It is a blast to go through this the first time to see what you have come up with. Love the cover. (And, regarding another spread:) brilliant!" - V.P. of an international education-related organization
(Regarding my redesign of a brochure, first designed by another ad firm.) "Absolute homerun! You don't know how excited I was on Friday when I received this Pete...everyone loved it!" - V.P. of Marketing/Sales of an international non-profit
"You guys are always ahead of the other folks with good marketing, edgy and different. Way to go!" - Manager of an association, emailing to my international industrial machine client regarding a video that I created
(Regarding showroom wall graphics I designed.) "These are all winners." - Operations Manager, residential developer
(Regarding display materials I created for a national political candidate.) "Just thought you would want to see this -- it looks cool!!
(Regarding a brochure first draft.) "Pete- Let me start by saying that I LOVE IT! It looks awesome! NICE WORK!!!!" - Co-founder of a kids language learning program
(Regarding a direct mail series I designed and wrote.) "Awesome job! Love them!" - President of a regional B2B supplier company
"This has been an enormously successful project, and hugely enjoyable as well." - Former Chief Executive at an international non-profit
"This is great. (Ad concepts.) I just love it. Most excellent job, Pete. Thanks again for your amazing work." - Owner of a retail clothing store
"Absolutely love it! (Trade show materials)" - National Sales Manager for an international industrial lubricant company
"Pete, Here is the info we discussed this morning. Work your magic!" - V.P. of an international education-related organization
We are VERY HAPPY with the (50+ page) book and appreciate your hard work and creativity. - Broker, Residential Developer
"WOW! You are the best! I love them (designs for a series of awards)." - Director of Marketing for a regional CPG company
"Thanks for all your great work this year, Pete." - Sr. Marketing Manager for a consumer durable goods company
(Regarding an interactive presentation I designed and wrote.) "Truly beautiful!! The 'look' is high level and will capture the eye and the imagination." - Director at an international non-profit
"This looks great. Thank you! I'll be sending more your way soon." - Operations Manager, residential developer
"Cheers and keep up the great work." - Industrial Designer for a product design firm
"First off, great work, just what I was looking for." - Owner of another ad agency regarding my freelance concept work
"Thanks for the help. It has been great working with you and we would love to pull you in on future projects." - Creative Director from another ad agency
"I wanted to say thank you for your help on my presentation. It was very well received, and looked really good on our big screens. It was great to work with you on this, and I will be sure to call soon!" - V.P. of Global Marketing for an international business and consumer goods manufacturer
"Great first draft and thank you for being proactive!" - Operations Manager, residential developer
"Firstly, thank you for all that work you have done for me. It has helped me grow and improve my business." - Owner, financial services firm
"Continue to do what you do for us, we love it!" - President of a consumer durable goods company