FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Top Utah County Creative Agency Eli Kirk Acquires M2 Results of Salt Lake City
PROVO, Utah — December 3, 2010 — Today Eli Kirk announced the acquisition of M2 Results, a leading brand strategy and marketing firm located in Salt Lake City. Central to the purchase are the transfer of M2’s client base and acquisition of Brand Effect™, the firm’s proven brand strategy development methodology.
“We are excited to extend our leadership in brand management, website development, marketing and award-winning creativity with M2’s deep background in brand development and marketing strategy,” said Eli Kirk President Lance Black. “We believe this acquisition will help us increase the breadth and depth of our offerings by strengthening the brand cultures and marketing programs we develop for our clients.”
As part of the acquisition, M2 principal Bill Brady will join Eli Kirk as vice president of strategy, overseeing brand development, market research and marketing strategy for the combined client base, which ranges from successful local businesses including BYU, Cascade Collision and Corporate Alliance to multinational companies, including Novell, Adobe, LANDesk and Hewlett-Packard.
“I have long respected Eli Kirk for their unrivaled brand and marketing creativity and for their outstanding website design and development,” Brady said. “I am excited to join such a talented team.”
In order to maximize the service provided to clients, Brady will maintain an office in Salt Lake City, expanding Eli Kirk’s geographic footprint and increasing its presence in Salt Lake County and northward.
About Eli Kirk
Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Provo, Utah, Eli Kirk is a leading brand management, web development, and marketing firm focused on creating memorable brands that produce measurable results. As one of Utah’s top creative agencies, the firm’s team of 30+ employees produces award-winning websites and creative work, all focused on building brand identities that drive customer loyalty and create lasting business value. For more information about Eli Kirk, visit www.elikirk.com.
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