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Walker Sands Communications

Walker Sands is a creative agency at the forefront of the public relations industry evolution. In the 15 years since our founding, we’ve cultivated a culture that prioritizes collaboration. While other agencies have struggled to bring public relations and digital services together, we’ve made that our foundation.
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So far, our approach has paid off. Over the past three years, we’ve grown revenues 177%, to$7 million, growing 52% alone in 2015 and bringing on n 28 new employees. This immense growth is a result of our thriving culture, which Entrepreneur recognized in its inaugural Top Company Cultures list.
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We’re here to tinker with new ideas, ask big questions and have fun along the way. Our knowledge sharing and process improvement doesn’t flow from the top down. It’s driven by our people through initiatives such as our kaizens, 13 staff-led groups that facilitate everything from wellness workshops to our internal newsletter, volunteer events, happy hours, and our office snack supply.
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Walker Sands is filled with brilliant, determined marketing scientists, but our culture revolves around more than just work. We’ve put the tools, programs and philosophy in place to make our agency a place where employees can live up to our core values: to constantly learn, support each other, and do exceptional work.

Industry Verticals:

  • Marketing Solutions and Ad Tech
  • Retail and eCommerce Technology
  • Financial Technology
  • Professional Services
  • Enterprise Software
  • Wearable Technology
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Mobile Apps
  • Tech Startups

    Follow us on Twitter: @WalkerSands

    Follow us on Instagram: @walkersands

    Contacts us:

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Service Area Expertise

  • Business-to-Business Marketing
  • Community Relations
  • Consumer Marketing
  • Corporate Communications
  • Creative Services
  • Crisis Communications/Issues Management
  • Digital Production
  • Employee Communications
  • Event Management
  • Financial/Investor Relations
  • Integrated Communications
  • Investor Relations
  • Marketing Communications
  • Media & Blogger Relations
  • Media Training
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mobile Marketing
  • Pro Bono
  • Reputation Management
  • Research
  • Social Media
  • Sports/Event Marketing
  • Word of Mouth Communications

Industry Expertise

  • Consumer
  • Digital Media and Advertising
  • Ed Tech
  • Enterprise Technology
  • Entertainment & Media
  • Financial
  • Health Technology
  • Security



55 W. Monroe Street, Suite 3925,
Chicago IL, 60603
Contact Name: Will Barthel
Title: VP, Business Develpment
Phone: 312.445.9926

San Francisco

San Francisco CA,
Contact Name: Will Kruisbrink
Title: Managing Partner and Vice President
Phone: 415.429.3407

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