WINNER Best Innovation 2017
University of Michigan
"Design Guru" — Press & Guide / Heritage Newspapers
Most books sold in 90 minutes at a single book signing event.
2012 Barnes & Noble, Royal Oak, MI
2009 and 2010, The Best of Business Award
Small Business Commerce Association’s
Award Honors of Achievement
2009 Best of Business Award
in the Commercial Art and Graphic Design category
Small Business Commerce Association (SBCA) San Francisco.
We offer all of the services for design and marketing materials (including print, web, TV, social) which every business in every industry needs to succeed. What we do differently from a Graphic Designer, Sign Maker, Web Developer, Promo Company, Videographer and Social Media Expert... we give your business direction and your marketing a purpose. We educated our clients about marketing because MOST ENTREPRENEURS are not marketing experts - they are experts at the products and services they sell. It is imperative that the business owner knows WHO their customers are, WHERE their customers are, HOW to connect with their customers, WHAT their customers are seeking, WHEN their customers want to buy, WHY they will come back. Identifying and connecting with your customers is the key to sales. We help you to understand YOUR OWN business, so you can laser focus on YOUR SUCCESS.
Michele opened her first business in 1987, providing a plethora of design and multimedia services, for a long list of clients. Maltese has a unique, transparent and successful approach to “business creative”. She was awarded 2 national SBA awards for graphic design. Most recently, Michele and her team took home the highest honor of “Best Innovation of 2017”, for one of the 33 products she has conceived / designed / developed / consulted in collaboration with UM-D.
WHAT YOU DO OR DON'T DO TODAY, COMPOUNDED OVER TIME, YIELDS RESULTS.
START-UP BABY STEPS
STEP 1: Naming The Business / Logo Design / Domains / Product
Perfect Product Design & Packaging (if any)
Business Essentials: Cards / Flyers / Leave Behinds
STEP 2: Signs / Visuals / Vehicle Graphics / Uniforms
STEP 3: Collateral Marketing Materials (Tactical Marketing)
STEP 4: Social Ads / SEO / Print Advertising
STEP 5: Organizations / Memberships / Networking Groups
STEP 6: Promotions / Imprinted Gifts / Trade Shows
If you want to follow your competitor, use statistics.
If you want to lead your industry, chart a new course.
Michele Maltese — Extensive List of Expertise
Precision Planning l Tactical Marketing l Successful Results