Hi! We are Create Strategic Brands & CSB Promo, experts in creative marketing strategy, building brand consistency, and business development. Ours is a practical approach to digital marketing, social media, and traditional marketing. We offer products and services depending on your needs . Glad you found us!
Key Industries We Serve Include:
EDUCATION ♕ HOSPITALITY ♕ REAL ESTATE
MANUFACTURING ♕ FITNESS ♕ MEDICAL ♕ SERVICE
TECH ♕ ORGANIZATIONS ♕ SAFETY & PPE
Exceeding Your Expectations
When organizations and business leaders begin looking to outsource marketing services or graphic design, it could be for a variety of reasons. The company may be growing at a steady clip or may have experienced losses in either revenue and/or staff. Sometimes there is a staffing change with their creative agency, management, or the organization may be preparing to launch or develop new products. Businesses may hire a marketing agency or require additional marketing support when planning events or promotions around a company celebration, fundraisers, or brand initiatives when they want to strengthen, expand, or refresh their brand identity.
Establishing rapport with our clients is an important part of the collaboration process. We aim to become an extension of your business in order to help you succeed and grow. We listen to team members and leaders to learn more and then leverage our knowledge to develop or update a marketing plan with and for you and your organization.
Now more than ever, the status quo, whether in sales, marketing, or promotion will not propel a business forward. Some of the most important tools required to help a business grow are engagement, consulting or coaching, critical thinking, and collaboration. These make way for developing strategic initiatives and building momentum. Our team excels at identifying opportunities for a company to connect more often more effectively with prospects and clients while establishing and managing a timeline to help bring those goals to fruition and providing measurable results.
Creative challenges keep us on our toes and can enhance project outcomes. Allow CSB to help you cross the next project finish line with confidence, within your budget, and without having to hire, train, or manage a team of people. FREE 30 MIN CSB STRATEGY SESSION - GET ON OUR CALENDAR!
Outstanding Results for the
Driving Forces In Your Organization?
TOP MARKETING AND DIGITAL SERVICES WE INCORPORATE IN PLANS TO
INCREASE BRAND EXPOSURE AND CLIENT ENGAGEMENT.
logo to legacy
As a brand development agency, our goal is to deliver creative marketing elements and finished goods you need to communicate your brand messaging, promote your image in the marketplace and help identify key ways to set you apart from the competition. What does your brand look like? What colors make your logo pop? Being authentic is at the top of the list as a current need for any entrepreneur or brand ambassador. We analyze your image from how will they recognize you to how will they remember you. Reviewing an existing graphic design portfolio is always part of our process. We serve clients according to their needs. How may we best serve you?
CSB is based in Charlotte and offers quality graphics, digital marketing, website graphics, content development, and a full array of Cable TV and search tools to help showcase your brand and increase revenue with measurability and tracking tools.
CUTTING-EDGE PROFESSIONAL DESIGN
discovery to distribution
What products or services is your business planning to take to market? Are you enhancing an existing product or launching something new? These are a few tools we can bring to your product development and project management team without hiring additional internal staff. Let's get started! Our team of creative marketing and business savvy professionals can efficiently help you achieve your goals through...
Graphic Design Portfolio Development
Marketing & Product Develop
Digital Content Social Media Planning
Creative Marketing Services
Product and Campaign Promotion
Custom Promotional Products
Customize your go-to-market strategy for success
INTEGRATING ACROSS PLATFORMS
ideas to implementation
CSB, Inc. takes an integrated approach to business and marketing strategies. We help you plan across various platforms including: digital marketing, social media, print, custom promotional products, event planning, and In-person meetings to help you reach new clients, keep in touch with existing customers, roll out new initiatives, and increase revenue. Our clients say that working with CSB keeps them moving forward to reach goals and exceed expectations they would not have otherwise attained on their own. Without proper strategic planning, marketing research, and a buyer's best interest approach, companies can easily go down some wrong and costly paths. We provide and partner with best practices to educate clients for making successful moves for business growth and engagement.
plan to performance
Whether looking to outsource key creative marketing services, project management needs, or have CSB, Inc. become an extension of your in-house marketing team, we meet clients in-person, via ZOOM, or by phone to provide customized short and long-term solutions at competitive rates.
Weekly/monthly/quarterly in-person or ZOOM meetings
Marketing Plan outline/development
Emphasis on measurability
Graphics: design portfolio, layout & print management
Content Development for print, promo, web, new product launches, digital marketing and social media
WE BUILD BETTER BRANDS
practices and positioning
Custom Promotional Products evoke emotion, create brand loyalty, and provide unique opportunities for sales and marketing success. Our entrepreneurial roots are in event planning, personalization, commercial embroidery, and designing promotional apparel. We are experts in strategic product selection, packaging, and fulfillment if needed. As members of PPAI Promotional Products Association International, SAGE, ASI Advertising Specialties Institute, and CAAMP Carolinas Association of Advertising & Marketing Professionals, we help clients by studying trends, providing product research, and technology associated with promotional marketing. We are Authorized Dealers of Kaeser & Blair, Inc. which means 125+ years of brand marketing experience in which to draw. We have preferred supplier relationships, expert product decorating and production teams, and preferential pricing that equips us to serve you even better. While supply chain is ever changing because of COVID-19 we stay plugged-in and provide client updates regularly.
engagement and efficiency
Our professional graphic design team develops displays, signage, and traffic builders for in-person, LIVE, and virtual events. CSB, Inc. manages related digital marketing, social, and print media. We develop sponsorship programs, provide staff and participant branded apparel, awards, memorabilia, and more. Planning a golf tournament, professional conference, or educational program? Add us to your creative marketing services team to help streamline the process and provide event expertise and efficiency.
During the pandemic, we continue to help clients engage electronically in a time when in-person meetings are declining. We find that video and realistic presentations are valuable, and following up with lumpy mail campaigns and incentives seem to improve response rates and ROI.
DISCOVER OUR EXPERTISE
shared spirit to accomplished goals
We work with schools, entrepreneurs, companies, REALTORS and charities in Charlotte and beyond. Laps for Love is a local youth owned and led, non-profit for swimmers. We love sponsoring this group. Laps for Love works hand in hand with Charlotte Rescue Mission to organize events from which the proceeds go to feed homeless people in our area. We also work with a PGA golfer and businesses who sponsor the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Golf Club. Our goal is to help build team spirit, establish a sense of belonging and show appreciation for students, members, patients, and donors alike through brand storytelling. Our creative marketing services background in event planning and corporate promotions has proven to help these organizations develop campaigns, custom gear, design logos and collateral building greater organizational and brand recognition.
WHO WE'VE WORKED WITH
CSB designs custom and brand refresh logos and brand identity packages including typography and color. We offer monthly retainer marketing consulting to serve your organization's marketing, graphic design, and promotional needs more systematically and collaboratively. Promotional products and brand merch are incorporated into client programs as they make sense creatively and strategically.