Advertising in Real Life

We provide integrated, location based marketing that allows brands to connect with, and engage highly targeted audiences.

By combining data innovations with 25+ years of experience we provide insights into consumer behavior outside the home, and build efficient, targeted media plans to reach them.

New eBook: Engagement Marketing

We just completed a new eBook with our friends over at Slice Communications:

Brands who want to create a meaningful two-way relationship with their customers thrive when they have engagement at the center of their strategy.

Engagement Marketing combines experiential and social media marketing, with a focus on team building and processes that allow agencies and brands the successfully connect with targeted audiences – both online (URL) and offline (IRL).

Learn more here …

Recent Highlights:

3D Chalk Art: To help Amgen step outside the traditional trade show marketing tactics we helped them create an engaging 3D chalk art activation at multiple locations across Chicago.

We offer concierge level service across 3 key disciplines – Traditional Out of Home media, Trade Show marketing, and Experiential activations.

We simplify your media planning and buying by providing unbiased, media agnostic recommendations, combined with data and market knowledge. Our goal is to bring value to every campaign we plan and execute for our clients.

As experts in hundreds of out of home media, we optimize the full palette of strategies and tactics to help brands reach their audiences.
From creative concepts to detailed execution, we produce exciting and seamless experiential activations that bring your brand to life.
Trade shows and conventions present extraordinary messaging opportunities for marketers by capitalizing on a target audience as they converge on one location.

Our Work:

We love what we do, and every campaign is a unique solution - these are a few of our favorites. See some more here.

South Dakota

Taking a national monument on an experiential road trip.


Integrating OOH and Digital helped Delta Dental drive awareness.


Reaching conference attendees in New Orleans with OOH media.


Targeted Out of Home placement drove this delivery service to max capacity.


We created a wall of branded surfboards to take this brand to the beach.


Sprint made a big splash at the big game in Houston


Rally Health used out of home to help drive traffic to their Healthfest event.


Nerd Wallet took over transit stations in San Francisco to reach a tech audience.


Read about our experiential recruitment food truck here.

We are your Out of Home experts.

Our in house strategic planning team — Account LAB — brings a fresh perspective to your account planning, pulling together 25+ years of insights combined with data and creative concepting to build innovative, actionable plans that can bring your brand to life.

Our goals are simple…

What our clients are saying:
“Working with the team at EMC has been great, they really put the time in to understand our brand and apply their experience to our organization in a way that is solution-oriented. They find the gaps and fill them, articulate meaningful options to fulfill our strategy, and search to raise the bar with a positive outlook and a goal to always impress with each activation. Their iterative approach fits our team perfectly and their attention to detail is greatly appreciated.” Read more...

—Mac Foster, Director of Marketing, Webtoon

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