WHO WE ARE

We are an experienced team of Overachievers, Creative Geniuses & Dog Lovers. We’re also very effective BRAND STORYTELLERS!

CREATIVITY and STRATEGY are our PRIME SERVICES!  Our team of experts create meaningful relationships between brands and their customers…HELPING YOUR BRAND WIN™!

For over 45 YEARS our team at CREATIVE has been ensuring that every client’s unique brand vision is accurately relayed to the people who matter the most! Our boutique agency works with organizations of all sizes across Canada and the United States.  Look to us to surge your brand ahead of your rivals. We are ready to get started!

WHAT WE DO

We do a lot of things, ordinary isn’t one of them!

Our collaborative team of experts make big brands BIGGER and small brands MATTER. We specialize in PROMOTIONAL MARKETING services which includes PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS, SWAG BOXES, SWAG BOX FULFILLMENT, GRAPHIC DESIGNCONTENT CREATION, ONLINE COMPANY STORES, EVENT MARKETING, EMPLOYEE RECOGNITION PROGRAMSEMPLOYEE INCENTIVE/SAFETY PROGRAMS and many forms of DIGITAL MARKETING which include ORGANIC SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING, PAID SOCIAL MEDIA ADVERTISING, SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION (SEO), GOOGLE BUSINESS PROFILE, PAID GOOGLE ADVERTISING, LANDING PAGES, WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT, SHOPIFY E-COMMERCE STORES, VIDEO PRODUCTION and PHOTOGRAPHY.

Additionally, we provide ON-DEMAND MARKETING through our VIRTUAL MARKETING ASSISTANTS (skilled personnel), who are responsible for facilitating your marketing goals remotely.

  • CONNECT PEOPLE TO YOUR BRAND
  • COMMUNICATE TO YOUR MARKETPLACE
  • DIFFERENTIATE YOUR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
  • INCREASE BRAND RECOGNITION
  • ATTRACT & RETAIN EMPLOYEES
  • MOTIVATE & REWARD BEHAVIOUR
  • WE MAKE CREATIVE IDEAS SUCCEED

WHY CHOOSE US

  • CREATIVITY – Creativity for our clients is our PRIME product. Our insights serve our clients with originality.
  • TALENT – Industry-leading and award-winning creative ideas to make your business stand out!

  • STRONG COMMUNICATION – We’ll keep you updated every step of the way.
  • PROFESSIONALISM AT ITS FINEST – Deadline oriented.
  • WELL ESTABLISHED – Over 45 years in the business. Not fly by night.
  • INDUSTRY LEADING SOFTWARE – Digital marketing has never been so important. Connect your business with your customers online with our industry leading software.
  • AWARD-WINNING CULTURE – Our happy healthy culture can help you build your brand within.
  • EDUCATION – Industry certified sales reps and staff with either Trained, Certified or Master Advertising Specialist designations (TAS, CAS, MAS & MAS+) and DMI PRO. Click here for more…
  • OUR CLIENTS COME BACK Read our testimonials.

  • SUCCESS – We succeed by helping you succeed. We’re in this together.

OUR AWESOME FAMILY

We are smokin’ talented on our own, and even more CREATIVE as a team. Our combined abilities with our collaborative process & skills make AMAZING things happen every single day. Get to know us VIRTUALLY or in person!

Can you spot the crazy cousin?

Amber Hoppe‎ profile photoAmber Hoppe fun culture photo

AMBER HOPPE, B.COM, DBM
Digital Marketing Director
& Social Media Specialist

Avery Lussier‎ profile photoAvery Lussier‎ fun culture photo

AVERY LUSSIER
Web Designer & Digital Marketing Director

Hayle Heather profile photoHayle Heather fun culture photo

HAYLE HEATHER
Operations Coordinator

Briana Medwechuk profile photoBriana Medwechuk fun culture photo

BRIANA MEDWECHUK
Graphic Designer

Rob Mandryk fun spotlight photo 2020
Lisa Reid spotlight photo 2020

LISA REID, B.ED, CAS, FAM
Senior Promotional Marketing Consultant

Monica Forss spotlight photoMonica Forss fun corporate culture photo 2020

MONICA FORSS, B.P.E., CAS, FAM
Senior Promotional Marketing Consultant

Gary Chan spotlight photoGary Chan fun culture photo

GARY CHAN, B. COM, MAS, FAM
Project Manager & Social Media Specialist

Misty Mushynsky spotlight photo

MISTY MUSHYNSKY, MAS, FAM
Senior Promotional Marketing Consultant

Kelly Tran spotlight photoKelly Tran fun culture pic

KELLY TRAN, B.SC, MAS, FAM
Senior Promotional Marketing Consultant

Pete Kmech spotlight photo for team profilesPete Kmech fun culture shot
Anna Paczkowska spotlight photoAnna Paczkowska fun spotlight photo

ANNA PACZKOWSKA, FAM
Creative Director

Melissa Milligan spotlight photoMelissa Milligan fun spotlight photo

MELISSA MILLIGAN, CAS, FAM
Senior Promotional Marketing Consultant

Shawn Thornewell spotlight picShawn Thornewell fun culture photo 2020

SHAWN THORNEWELL, TAS, FAM
Promotional Marketing Consultant

Melissa Couch spotlight photo

MELISSA COUCH, TAS, MAS, FAM
Promotional Marketing Consultant

Debbie Elicksen profile photoDebbie Elicksen fun culture photo

DEBBIE ELICKSEN
Public Relations

Catherine Buchanan spotlight photoCatherine Buchanan fun culture team photo

CATHERINE BUCHANAN
Editor & Copywriter

Julie Rochon profile picturefun culture shot of Julie Rochon

JULIE ROCHON
French Communications Expert

Brian Murchison profile spotlight photoBrian Murchison's fun culture spotlight photo

BRIAN MURCHISON
Senior Web Developer

Ava Kmech profile photoAva Kmech photo with branded lifestyle items

AVA KMECH
Project Coordinator

Tony Pavao spotlight photoTony Pavao fun culture team photo

TONY PAVAO
Web Designer

Daniel Tendera spotlight photoDaniel Tendera team profile photo

DANIEL TENDERA
Senior Digital Marketing Consultant

Samantha Cox profile photoSamantha Cox fun culture photo

SAMANTHA COX
SEO & Digital Marketing Specialist

Jon Mondello spotlight photo B&WJon Mondello spotlight photo 2020

JON MONDELLO, FAM
Shipper / Receiver

Eilish Lemieux profile photoEilish Lemieux fun culture photo

EILISH LEMIEUX
Editor & Copywriter

Jim Rudolph team photoJim Rudolph spotlight photo

JIM RUDOLPH
Communications Strategist

Julia Amulung spotlight photo

JULIA AMULUNG, B.COM
Web & Graphic Designer

Cassidy Daniel profile photoCassidy Daniel fun culture photo

CASSIDY DANIEL
Photographer

Ryan Northcott profile pictureRyan Northcott fun culture spotlight photo

RYAN NORTHCOTT
Video Production & Drone Imaging

Pete Kmech Sr. spotlight photoPete Kmech Sr. fun profile photo

PETE KMECH SR.
Founder & PPPC Hall of Famer

Stella portfolio photoStella spotlight fun photo

STELLA THORNEWELL
Fashion Consultant

Gilbert spotlight photo

GILBERT FITZGERALD FORSS
Social Bark Ranger

Domino spotlight photoDomino's fun culture picture

DOMINO MUSHYNSKY
Inspection & Quality Control Officer

Bronx Hoppe‎ profile photoBronx Hoppe fun culture photo

BRONX HOPPE
Deconstruction Manager

Chico spotlight photoChico fun culture spotlight photo

CHICO KMECH
Talent Aquisition Director

Olive Kmech spotlight photoOlive Kmech fun culture spotlight photo

OLIVE KMECH
Wardrobe Stylist

CULTURE & VALUES

CREATIVE’S Culture

Being an ADMIRED PLACE TO WORK is the difference between being a good agency and a GREAT AGENCY!

OUR CLIENTS WILL NEVER LOVE US UNLESS OUR STAFF LOVE OUR CULTURE FIRST!

Our core purpose & core values were collaboratively created by our employees. We integrated them into everything we do, every decision we make…big, small or minute. They are more than just a list of words, they guide our culture and have lead us to become the healthy, dynamic, contagious and AWARD WINNING culture that our staff cherish today.

Core Purpose

To develop authentic, trusted relationships that inspires & promote EFFECTIVE BRAND STORYTELLING.

Core Values

Culture Is Our Super Power – We invest in our dynamic culture and seek opportunities to build our clients’ cultures.
Leadership Without Title – Leadership is about making a difference, whatever role you play.
Laugh Every Day – Create laughter/fun each and every day.
We Are Givers – We come from a place of gratitude, giving back is a responsibility and a privilege.
Contagiously Positive – A negative mind will never give you a positive life.
Create Raves – Our clients, vendors, and employees raving about us is our greatest business strategy!

A SPACE TO FIT OUR CULTURE

We never settle. So a typical office space just doesn’t work for us.

Pete Kmech Sr. - the founder of Creative, a promotional marketing agency in Edmonton

PPPC Hall of Famer

BRIEF HISTORY

Established in 1976, Creative Concepts emerged as one of the FIRST Promotional Marketing Agencies in Canada. Founder Peter Kmech Sr. devoted himself to growing a trendy, hip agency, and he was later recognized as a PIONEER in the promotional products industry. Peter served on the PPPC (Promotional Product Professionals of Canada) board for many years and was later inducted into the PPPC Hall of Fame in 2006. Today, CREATIVE operates as a full service design, web and promotional marketing agency which is now run by his son and daughter (Pete & Monica). CREATIVE’S talented team have become masters of their craft by expanding their skill set to include not only promotional marketing but also digital & virtual marketing. Today, our agency develops and implements CREATIVE solutions with a major emphasis on client partnerships in an effort to achieve even the most challenging goals.

What our customers say about us…

Click here and view all our client testimonials!

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No matter the challenge, we can help you solve it.

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