Business NameTypeContact nameEmailPhoneWebsiteFaxAddressMore:Referred by
Bolster CreativeAdvertisinginfo@bolstercreative.com612-200-8163 4th St. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Excellent execution of online advertising and video production. Creative. Always on time and never exceeds budget. Superb customer service.Carlson School of Management, Johnny Thompson
ParenteauGravesAdvertising / Marketing strategyKathy 612-242-3182www.parenteaugraves.comWorked for the Law School in developing communications strategies, reliable, understands the market, easy to work with.Law School, Cynthia Huff
St. Croix Screen Printing Inc.
Apparel/accessoriesTodd Huebschertodd@stcroixprint.com651-259-6046www.Stcroixprint.com651-482-927229 West Viking Drive
St. Paul, MN 55117
UM Licensed apparel
Dialog StudiosContent strategyChristine Benson christine@dialogstudios.com612.590.8998dialogstudios.comWeb redesign strategy, UX, content evaluation, IAU of M Extension - for Garden site redesign (2016-17 - in progress)
Tilka DesignDesign firmJane Tilkajtilka@tilka.com612 664-8994 oUR
Wowza IncDesign firmSusan Scofieldsusan@wowza.biz612-435-7101 (office)www.wowzamade.com2601 Second Ave. S., Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55408Wowza offers expertise in user interface design and strategy for data-driven websites, mobile apps, online data reporting, data visualization, user experience, dashboards. Services include: creative strategy and direction, art direction, graphic design, content strategy, copywriting, UX and design, and web development.UR
Brian AmelangDesignerfreelanceb@bamelang.com612-202-8456,Excellent designer, fast, accurate, competitive rates and very easy to work with. He's developed all Law School PR materials, ads, annual report, campaign materials.Law School, Cynthia Huff
Giebink DesignDesigner, graphic design agencyBrent Giebinkbg@giebinkdesign.com612 825 2290!/5301 3rd Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55419GIEBINK DESIGN, INC. is a graphic design studio located in Minneapolis, MN. With over twenty years of experience providing design and production services for local and national clientele we strive to create innovative design solutions tailored to our client's needs. From print to digital to display design we have the resources to handle a wide range of projects.UR - Chuck Tombarge, University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota Academic Health Center, University of Minnesota Dept. of Pediatrics
Kevin Vi CreativeDesignerfreelancevikevinn@gmail.com is a Communications Associate in the U's Global Programs and Strategy Alliance, he accepts freelance work from around the University.Submitted by Kevin
Ladywithafan DesignDesignerTonja Larsontonja@ladywithafan.comladywithafan.com447 Fairview Ave. So.
St. Paul, MN 55105
Graphic design, award-winning marketing campaigns, tradeshow environments, business-to-business and business-to-consumer collateral, corporate identity systems and interactive media for many large and small companies.Extension, Humphrey School, Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, Andrea Cournoyer
Launch Lab AgencyDesignerfreelance Erin Gibbonserin@launchlabagency.com952-292-2292,launchlabagency.comDesigned the Law School magazines for several years. She's fast, reliable, accurate, follows direction, has design solutions that are appropriate for our audience. Competitive rates.Law School, Cynthia Huff
Pamela BeldingDesignerfreelancepam@pamelabelding.com612-910-0663
Pikala DesignDesignerSteve Pikalasteve@pikaladesign.com651-756-8007I work with him for my magazine and other projects and he's a huge help. I couldn't/wouldn't do it without him. School of Dentistry, Cladia Kanter
Outhouse Exhibit ServicesExhibit design, executionMia Schillace Nelsonmia@outhouseonline.com612-961-0782outhouseonline.com612-788-5639POB 18736, Minneapolis, MN 55418Designed and installed State Fair exhibit 2013. UR
Big InkExhibit display production/printerConnie Barrycbarry@conniebarry.com612-799-2661inkbig.com651-405-9088899 Apollo Rd, Eagan, MN 55121Designed and installed State Fair exhibit 2009. UR
Sleeping Dog, LtdExhibit display production/printerBrian Rindalbrian@sleepingdogltd.com612-767-3468; 612-767-3455 (m)sleepingdogltd.com612-803-2466Unleashed Productions. Printed wall displays for State Fair 2013. Large-scale printing on any substrate. Design.UR
Joe RheaultIllustrationfreelancejoe@dirtyinks.com
Megan RheaultIllustrationfreelancemegan@pixiegirlstudios.com
LasX IndustriesLaser cutting/die-cutting/ stencilsEWeiss@lasx.com651-762-3372 Industries, Inc, 4817 White Bear Parkway, St. Paul, MN 55110StencilSharp® laser cutting services. high-quality plastic stencils. [Step-into-the-picture 2012]UR
Reynolds GroupMarketing Strategy and Brand Development; Digital Marketing; Creative StorytellingTish 270.0550www.reynoldsgroup.net6224 PARKWOOD ROAD, Edina MN
Kristeen BullwinkleOnline marketing consultantfreelanceKristeen@KristeenBullwinkle.com763-438-1737http://KristeenBullwinkle.comSEO, SEM, content strategy, analytics. Recommended by Kathy Jensen
Craig Lassigphotographerfreelancec@craiglassig.comUR
Chris Cooperphotographerfreelancecoope488@umn.edu952-288-4101UR assistant photographerBack-up to UR staff photographer, also accepts freelance assignmentsUR
Dan MarshallPhotographerfreelancedan@danmarshallphoto.com recommendationUMF
George Byron Griffiths (Geordie)Photographerfreelance g@gbgphotography.com612-578-2744
George Heinrich PhotographyPhotographer BRUDLOS
Communications Manager | Parking and Transportation Services
Liz BanfieldPhotographerfreelancelizb@lizbanfield.com recommendation
Nelson PhotographyPhotographer BRUDLOS
Communications Manager | Parking and Transportation Services
Pat O'Leary PhotographyPhotographerfreelancepoleary@umn.edu612-332-0352Former University Relations photographer (now at the Bell Museum) now takes freelance projectsUniversity Relations
Paul CrosbyPhotographer photographer.Faith Adams, UMF,
Richard A Radke, Gallop Studios
Photographer BRUDLOS
Communications Manager | Parking and Transportation Services
Saari & Forrai PhotographyPhotographer BRUDLOS
Communications Manager | Parking and Transportation Services
Max HaynesPhotographermax@maxhaynes.com612-810-6270 does both event and photoshoot work that is high quality and in line with our photographic style. He's also quite affordable and willing to travel in greater Minnesota as needed.Erin Kelly-Collins, Extension
Sara JordePhotographerfreelancesjorde@jorde.comhttp://www.jorde.comUMF recommendation
Sara RubinsteinPhotographerfreelancesara@rubinsteinphoto.com recommendation
Sigg PhotographyPhotograperfreelancedaniel@siggphotography.com651-955-6502https://siggphotography.comMaura Donovan, OVPR
Steve NiedorfPhotographerfreelancesteve@niedorf.comhttp://www.niedorf.comUMF recommendation
Susan TheisPhotographerfreelance theis230@umn.eduPat O'Leary, Bell Museum
Tim RummelhoffPhotographerfreelancemisterbusy@comcast.net612-927-5953, Excellent photographer, reliable, knows the U, competitive price, allows all rights.Law School, Cynthia Huff
Gamut One StudiosPhotographyJill Oldenburgjill@gamut1studios.com612-306-6482gamut1studios.comGamut One Studios is a partnership of four experienced and creative photographers/videographers who produce bold, striking visuals either
on location or at their 10,000 square feet studio for corporations, colleges, agencies and businesses of all sizes.
Jenny Holden, Earl Bakken Medical Devices Center
Steve WoitPhotographerSteve@SteveWoit.com952-913-3993Steve has worked with a lot of non-U colleges and has some good student photos.School of Dentistry, Claudia Kanter
Violent IrisPhotography, Design, IllustrationJoshua 651-434-9434
2285 University Ave West, Studio 412, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55441Violent Iris Creatives produce stunning visual solutions for our clients using photography, illustration and graphic design.UR
Polaris ImagesPhotography, National media aggregatorLisa Kempelkempe@polarisimages.com212-967-5656 o; 646-520-7784 cwww.polarisimages.com212-643-4544Polaris Images
259 West 30th street, 14th floor
New York, NY 10001
Polaris Images contracts with photographers around the US. Quality was excellent and the price was reasonable. UM alum. Peggy Rinard - CBS
Edwards Brothers MalloyPrintSteve Schulz, Account Executivesteve.schulz@edwardsbrothersmalloy.com734-913-1317www.EdwardsBrothersMalloy.comAdmissions
Bolger, Inc.PrinterDan Iwaszko, account executivediwaszko@bolgerinc.com651-645-6311 Connect, CEHD alumni magazine. UV press that is especially good to use with uncoated paper and have established a niche for alumni magazines, both locally and across the U.S. CEHD - Nancy Longley
FedEx OfficePrinter: banners, sign systemsAndrew Dauffenbach or Jesse or jesse.schabert@fedex.com612-283-4849Retractable banners and other sign systems, reasonable price and quick turnaroundUniversity Relations
Litho Tech
PrinterBob JohnsonBJJohnson@lithotechusa.com952-948-2135 West 92nd Street
Bloomington, MN 55431
Litho Tech has been in business for 53 years and is part of Taylor Corporation, the 5th largest marketing print company in the US. Peg Hanssen, Program Administrator, Continuing Dental Education, School of Dentistry
Modern PressPrinterKelley Frainkelley@superprinter.com651-633-4000 Ext. 221www.superprinter.com651-633-3234Modern Press, 808 First Street S.W., New Brighton, MN 55112-7702Full service digital and 1-6 color 40" offset printer and mailer. in house die cutting, online ordering and fulfillment services. s -- could not do stencils 2012].Solutions, Emerging, WAM and Momentum magazines
PhusionPrinterChris Dahlchris@phusionprint.com952-484-5037www.phusionprint.com20598 Jupiter Circle - Lakeville - MN 55044
A woman and minority-owned company. Print, promotions, design.Llyod Latty, UMF
Sexton PrintingPrinterTim Sextontss@sextonprinting.comsextonprinting.comSt. Paul, MNMeredith McNab, UMF
ShapcoPrinterAnn Dugan - Sales Rep
Bill Johnson-CSR; bjohnson@shapco.com612-278-1557www.shapco.com612-334-5879524 NORTH FIFTH STREET MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55401Premium-quality printing, superior service, extra capacity, quick turns and meeting tight deadlines. Competitively priced: 8-color conventional printing, liquid ink-based digital, UV printing. Large format and fabricating. CCE, UR, Extension
U of M Printing ServicesPrinter, design, video, photo, digitalShawn Welch612-625-9500printing.umn.edu612-626-95002818 Como Avenue S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55414University of Minnesota Printing Services is a recommended internal vendor who is well-versed in the University's brand spolicies and standards. They are a reliable and cost-effective go-to for design, video, and printing services.UR
University Signs and GraphicsBanners, signs, murals, letteringAusen Geistgeist029@umn.edusignshop@umn.edu Fairmount Street SE
Suite 105, Food Services Building
J-C PrintingPrinter, on-demandMark, mheim@j-cpress.comPhone: 507-446-5300
Toll Free: 1-800-499-8960
Fax: 507-446-5358
j-cpress.com785 SW 24th Ave
Owatonna, MN 55060
Meredith McNab, UMF
Imagine Express [DigiGraphics, Inc.]Printer/ Graphics / mailing / specialty itemsPeter Anderson, Jennifer, jennifer@digidigi.com612-721-2434http://www.digidigi.com612-721-48552639 Minnehaha Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Good service and can turn things around quickly.  Competitive pricing - industry norm. Mail merge
UMAA, Bookstore [Peter Anderson - rep]
MCRPrinter/ mailerShawn Thomasshawn.thomas@mcr-inc.com440-484-3010mcr-inc.com4800 East 345th Street, Willoughby, Ohio 44094Worked on President's alumni phone call postcard. Letter mailings, Self-mailers, Postcards, Address Labels, Luggage TagsUMAA
Visions, Inc.Printer/ mailer/ marketing consultant for direct to printCraig Mengecraig.menge@visionsfirst.comMain: 763-425-4251;
Direct: 763-496-2802;
Mobile: 612-747-0949
www.visionsfirst.com763-425-46168801 Wyoming Avenue North, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445Integrates direct marketing group with web development services supported by printing, fulfillment and mailing featuring offset and digital technology. A minority-owned printing company.CYFP
Sonja Hed JohnsonProject management/PR/ copywritersonjahedbrown@gmail.com952-215-1217 years experience with Extension and the College of Continuing Education.
Marketing with strategy and innovation. Project manager - taking assignments from ideas to completion. Public relations and copywriting skills.
Extension & CCE: Neil Anderson, Program Director 612-625 -4261,
Michale SevyProject manager, creative consultant, photographerfreelanceiam@michalesevy.com612-868-2006www.michalesevy.comWith Carmichael LynchUR
Performix Business Services, LLCSoftware, web apps Business Services LLC 9100 West Bloomington Freeway, Suite 159 Bloomington, MN 55431 - See more at: software solutions company that provides web applications, technical services, and mobile support. Complies with local Women, Minority, and Disabled owned businessesNick Schicker, JD, MBA
Project Manager of AIR/Targeted Business Programs
University of Minnesota
Office for Business and Community Economic Development
Spartan Promotional GroupSpecialty printer/promo materialsSuzie Hofeldshofeld@spartanpromo.com651-731-7371, MNUM licensed. Carlson School [and others], promotional items. In house silk-screen, embroidery, engraving, sign/banner shop, warehousing. Woman owned.Carlson
LGI PromotionsSpecialty printer/promotional itemsPeter, plinstroth@lgipromotions.com952-835-8346 Edina Industrial Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55439UM Licensed. banners and signs, promotional products and screen-printed and embroidered apparel. custom design and produce items not readily available on the market. Importing and fulfillment. Crystal ASA and OAA awards as of 6/13.UR; UMAA
St. Croix Promotions & Retail, Inc.Specialty printer/promotional itemsKristeen 952-236-6787;
952-854-9202 main
www.scpromo.com952-854-92097874 12th Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55425UM Licensed. Promotional branded merchandise solutions and proven retail expertise. Logo apparel, gifts, toys, and more for right-on-the-money inventory and sales.UR
MARCOMM Inc.Staffing & Recruiting - Marketing/Creative/DigitalBen Clarkbclarck@marcommdept.com612-230-3065www.marcommdept.com612-230-3079700 Washington Ave North
Minneapolis, MN
MARCOMM Inc. specializes in recruiting marketing, digital, and creative professionals to build contract (freelance), contract-to-perm., and permanent placement staffing solutions for our clients.
Creative CircleTalent aggregatorCarrie Ekcek@creativecircle.com612-252-2043www.creativecircle.com100 South Fifth Street, 19th Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402List of talented candidates who are available for freelance and full-time opportunities including project managers, writers and designers. Can help with creative, marketing and digital projects.UR. Preferred source for freelance creatives.
KellyMitchellTalent aggregator; Project Management, Marketing, Creative, Communications, Graphic Design, UX/UI Design, Front-end Development, ITJulie Cracco julie.cracco@kellymitchell.com612-656-2100 ext. 389 KellyMitchell is a nationwide, women-owned, consulting and staff augmentation firm. Our services include IT, Business/Professional, Digital Creative and Marketing, and Project Management Staff Aug. We have 2k+ consultants and 16 offices nationwide, and work with some of the most well-known Fortune 100 & 500 clients in the US. We have a strong local presence in the Twin Cities and have been a preferred staffing vendor for the University of Minnesota for over two years.
Sound Motion FilmsVideoPhil Ladisaphil@thesoundmotion.com763-228-3655 General videography, drone rentalAHC Communications, Brian Carnell
Justin MeredeithVideoJustin Meredeithjustin@justinmeredith.net847-302-4093 Advanced motion graphicsAHC Communications, Brian Carnell
Beth M. AndersonVideoBeth M. Matilda St
St. Paul, MN 55117
Video editing, sound editing (podcasts or interviews), motion graphics
I've done many formats of videos/film, including narrative, documentary, informational, text-driven, and presentations.
CyNar PicturesVideoGarrett D. 651-442-8331www.cynarpictures.comMultimedia lab experimenting with image and sound. UR
Jack McTigue LLCVideoJack McTiguejack@mctigue.video612-819-1830https://mctigue.videoVideo concepting, filming, production, editing
Long Run Productions, Ltd.VideoJud WilliamsJud@keep-inc.com612-673-9729WWW.LRPHD.com612-673-9469245 2nd Av. N., Minneapolis, MN 55401Fulfilling the needs of independent, corporate and network producers since 1984.
Marilyn RepsVideoMarilyn AdenMarilynreps@gmail.com651-253-466521289 Iverson Ave. N Forest Lake, MN 55025Audio/Video Content Rep/Consultant & Executive Producer: Motion Graphics, VFX, 3-D, 2-D animation. Creative music and audio for all types of media. Director, DP, Production Services. Storytelling, Documentation, and Event Video. Digital Signage. Web and Mobile Content.
Michelle NielsenVideoMichelle Nielsenminielsen@comcast.net612-810-06137613 22nd Street Court N, Oakdale, MN 55128Freelance producer, video production experience with both the private and public sector. Worked on numerous projects in various capacities for the U of M.
Nick DangeurVideoNick Dangeurnick.dangeur@gmail.com612-759-5628N8355 330th St. Spring Valley, WI 54767Provide director, camera and lighting services for video production.
Nick MabeeVideoNick Mabeenick@madcapmn.co952-463-6273madcapmn.coVideo production servicesJessica Chung, Curriculum & Instruction Coordinator, Leadership Minor
TagTeam Film & Video, Inc.VideoJeff Byersjeff@tagteam.tv651-253-0222www.tagteam.tv2375 University Ave West, Suite 200, St. Paul, MN 55114Video crews and equipment. POV, HDSLR, ENG, EFP and other acronyms.
The COMEDIA GroupVideoCynthia Ohmannco@cynthiaohmann.com206-931-3028 cynthiaohmann.com206-542-5909 222 West Wentworth Avenue, #302, W. St. Paul, MN 55118Producer, director, and project manager with extensive experience translating client situations, marketing goals, and information into creative rationals, voice and message that extend the marketing initiative to TV, Internet, social, mobility, motion displays, and live events.
University Video Production ServicesVideoAlan WivellUniversityVideo.org612-539-1118al@UniversityVideo.orgSpecialize in live event video production and highly customized streaming services. Offer video/audio editing, on-site video recording/streaming services including conferences/seminars/lectures with single or multiple camera setups... Recording interviews/B-roll. Producing fully edited final video clips or working with university or outside producers/graphic artists etc. Can do as much or as little as needed for successful completion of an event or project.University Relations -- has handled State Fair for several years
Variant ProductionsVideoJonathan Kranzlerjdkranzler@yahoo.com612-384-79154524 Cedar Lake Rd. S. #7, St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Pre to Post, full video production services. Interviews, stories and live events.
Walter PittVideofreelancewalterpitt@hotmail.com
Wide Eye Pictures, Inc.VideoJulil Manserwideeyepictures@icloud.com612-865-18242164 210th Avenue
Deer Park, WI 54007
Pre-production, location production, and post-production services which include planning and script preparation, crew scheduling, lighting, shooting, and editing.
Green Buzz Agency Video marketing / nationalinfo@greenbuzzagency.com888-476-2899 Buzz Agency
1020 16th Street Northwest,
Washington, DC 20016
Currently we are producing videos for George Washington University, UCLA, Blackboard, and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. So we have a ton of experience with the production of higher ed video marketing. Here is a video we did for Blackboard: And our demo reel:
QuarterTonVideo productionSusan Scofieldsusan@quartertonproductions.com320-257-8787 (office)www.quartertonproductions.com2601 Second Ave. S., Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55408QuarterTon produces strategic marketing, training and documentary videos. Video services include: broadcast and advertising; web content; HR training, recruitment and orientation; corporate events and PR; documentaries; live events, performances and concerts; etc
Matthew SchaeferVideo writer/producerfreelancenortonplume@gmail.com310-936-0310 scripts/voice over, producing/directing, working alongside editors through the post production process.Erick Garcia Luna, UR
Ryan TaylorVideo/ photographerfreelanceryan@ryantaylorvisual.com
DBP, Inc.Video/ Web marketingDiane I believe collaboration in marketing business products and services helps bring messages alive. Let's brainstorm together to help each other position our work as creative and dynamic. UR
Blue Earth InteractiveWeb development651-407-1704blueearth.netDrupal. OED used them. Pete Wiringa
Gorton StudiosWeb
Terry SchubringWeb developmentfreelancetschubring@gmail.comFormer CCE developer, Flash.Paul Pecilunas, Pete Wiringa
The NerderyWeb development877-664-6373nerdery.comDrupal. In-house development. Will source design.UR, Extension
Aktion InteractiveWeb development/designMatt Wangsnessmatt@aktioninteractivecom763-234-1797www.aktioninteractive.comVery knowledgeable about all sorts of web stuff. 2 full-time, 20 designers, and a network of almost 40 developers.Recommended by Jennie Lijewski
Bev BachelWriterfreelancebev.bachel@ideagirls.com612-379-7166ideagirls.comads, brochures, direct mail, newsletters, speeches, websites, workshops. I am particularly interested in writing for teens, college students and older adults.
Julie KendrickWriterfreelancejulie@kendrickworks.com612-822-0824 (office)
612-382-5333 (cell), all-around writer.Stephanie Xenos, CBS
Mary HoffWriterfreelancehoff001@gmail.com651-426-5025 writer.Stephanie Xenos, CBS
Bill AllenWriter freelancebill.grendel@gmail.com952-270-2706 and science writer. formerly with CCE and Science Museum. Writes for Nature Conservancy.CCE
Christine Morgan, Reignite 670-4674reignitecomms@gmail.comSpecializes in health sciences. Go-to writer used by the AHC Creative Agency.Wendy (Broberg) Manke, AHC Communications