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Celebrating 8 Years as Propllr

As of August, Propllr has been serving Chicago's startup marketing scene for eight years. Eight years! That's two presidential terms, the time it takes a paw-paw tree planted from a seed to bear fruit, and the average lifespan of an opossum.

How to Double Your Sales: Listen to Learn What Drives Your Customers

Leeatt Rothschild is the Founder and CEO of Packed with Purpose, a specialty gifting company with a social mission that makes it easy to send high-quality gifts that stand out and make an impact.

Leeatt shared how her team focused on sharing...

Send in the Drones: How Tillable Moved Prospects to Action through Direct Mail

Jessie Atchison is the VP of Marketing at Tillable, the first true online marketplace for the $32 billion US farmland rental market, optimizing returns for landowners and helping farmers access land.

Jessie presented on how her team used direct...

7 Branding Tips for Startups from 2 Startup Branding Experts

Last night, I had a dream that I found out my local public library branch was closing and I wept bitterly at the news. Upon waking, I described the dream to my husband as being “very on-brand” – and, reader, it was.

How to Get a Story About Your Startup on the Local TV News in 8 Steps

If you’re a startup trying to grow a national – or even global – brand, you may not think that getting your story on the local TV news can help.

4 Lessons the Chicago Startup Scene Has Taught Me in 4 Years

This article by Propllr partner Mark Meadows originally appeared in ChicagoInno

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