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MAR 10, 2017

Mintz + Hoke has been selected as one of the Best Places to Work in Connecticut for 2017, earning the top spot for an advertising and marketing agency and third place overall in the small/medium-size employer category by the Hartford Business Journal and Best Companies Group.  Read More

MAR 06, 2017

Creative Director, Grant Sanders, took the trip out to Scottsdale, AZ in early February to attend this year's Creative Leaders Retreat.  Read More

FEB 06, 2017

Mintz + Hoke adds two new members to the team – Jessica Baker as account coordinator and Linda Carrillo as junior art director.  Read More

DEC 12, 2016

Mintz + Hoke adds two new members to the Media team– Elise Baldenko and Danielle Ritenour.  Read More

DEC 05, 2016

Erica Cianciosi and Parnian Emami join Mintz + Hoke as Account Coordinators.  Read More

DEC 02, 2016

Mintz + Hoke adds three new team members – Samantha Mackowitz, Ashley Champagne, and Katelyn Peterson.  Read More

NOV 30, 2016

Connecticut advertising agency Mintz + Hoke is pleased to announce that the Hartford Courant and FOXCT Top Workplaces program awarded the agency a Top Workplace honor for the third time in a row.  Read More

NOV 02, 2016

Connecticut agency Mintz + Hoke received 21 awards during the Advertising Club of Connecticut’s 62nd Annual Awards Show, held October 26 at Infinity Music Hall and Bistro in Hartford, Connecticut.  Read More

SEP 27, 2016

Mintz + Hoke Director of Digital Technology, Kathy Morelli discusses load times in her first #TechTuesday Talk.  Read More

AUG 16, 2016

Mintz + Hoke Developer Tom Stachowitz goes deep with his #TechTuesday look at the Windows Subsystem for Linux.  Read More

AUG 03, 2016

Mintz + Hoke adds three new team members—Alyssa Cianciosi, Rachel Edwards and Kristen Forbes  Read More

JUN 29, 2016

Communications firm wins Bell Ringer Award  Read More

JUN 28, 2016

How a 45-year-old ad agency refocused its brand.  Read More

JUN 23, 2016

Our agency is 45 years old this year and we recently underwent an 18-month rebranding process. This first installment explores why rebranding is not a job for the faint of heart.  Read More

MAY 26, 2016

I have a theory — it’s just a theory mind you — that companies with great cultures on the inside tend to project well on the outside. In their advertising, their PR, their web and digital presence and their customer service.  Read More

MAY 18, 2016

Once again the Mintz + Hoke team traded strategy sessions and concept development responsibilities for a day building new houses with Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity. For anyone considering a company-wide volunteer event with Habitat for Humanity, our agency President Ron Perine offers the five lessons we learned.  Read More

MAY 10, 2016

Connecticut agency Mintz + Hoke has promoted Megan Barta to media planner and Ben Cadwell to senior account executive.  Read More

APR 26, 2016

Connecticut agency Mintz + Hoke announced the addition of Philip Guay as media assistant. In this role, he reports to Senior Media Planner Rebecca Sheehan.  Read More

APR 12, 2016

Connecticut agency Mintz + Hoke announces the addition of Kaitlyn Turley as art director. In this role, Kaitlyn will report to agency Creative Director Grant Sanders.  Read More

MAR 24, 2016

Connecticut advertising agency Mintz + Hoke has been selected as one of the Best Places to Work in Connecticut for 2016, earning the top spot for an advertising and marketing agency and fourth place overall in the small/medium size employers category by the Hartford Business Journal and Best Companies Group.  Read More

MAR 16, 2016

Connecticut Food Bank visited Mintz + Hoke to receive a $2,500 donation from the agency’s holiday campaign.  Read More

MAR 09, 2016

Connecticut agency Mintz + Hoke has announced the promotion of team member Christine Matonti to the position of Human Resource and Business Development Manager.  Read More

DEC 22, 2015

This holiday season Mintz + Hoke is sponsoring a virtual food drive to benefit Connecticut Food Bank, an organization that solves tough challenges, stretches donated dollars and makes a difference in the lives of the nearly half a million food-insecure people in Connecticut. In addition to an online food drive, the Avon, CT-based advertising agency is making a donation to Connecticut Food Bank on behalf of partners and friends.  Read More

NOV 19, 2015

While some people are focused on making lists and checking them twice, we tapped our media team for an insider's look at the holiday shopping season.  Read More

NOV 02, 2015

Media Only develops unexpected brand-building ideas to extend media budgets and encourage customer engagement. See why we like to say “At Media Only, More is our M.O.”  Read More

OCT 16, 2015

Our Creative Director Grant Sanders has spent many hours in dark focus group rooms and offers three questions to ask when the subject of research is raised.  Read More

OCT 14, 2015

Pandora recently hosted a digital media summit focused on local market activations at their New York City office. The diverse group of experts agreed that digital media is something that has exponential reach and activation opportunities.  Read More

OCT 06, 2015

What does a Dislike button mean for our client brands – and the way they use Facebook to engage with customers and prospects? We asked several veteran Mintz + Hoke folks.  Read More

OCT 02, 2015

Connecticut integrated marketing communications firm Mintz + Hoke has announced the hiring of Lisa Geissler as Associate Media Director.  Read More

SEP 21, 2015

Connecticut integrated marketing communications agency Mintz + Hoke is pleased to announce that it has again been awarded a Top Workplace honor.  Read More

AUG 21, 2015

Yeah, I know it’s not fair to have favorites. But we are all human and there are some people with whom it is far more enjoyable and rewarding to partner.  Read More

JUL 23, 2015

From mysteries by our own Chris Knopf to rediscovering the classics, we reached out to Mintz + Hoke team members to tell us what they’re reading this summer and why.  Read More

JUL 08, 2015

Mintz + Hoke announced the addition of Jacqueline Russillo as account coordinator. She reports to Rena Astle, management supervisor of client services.  Read More

JUL 02, 2015

This weekend kicks off prime vacation season, especially here in Connecticut where the snow has finally melted. We tapped two Mintz + Hoke team members to find out how they will fuel creative inspiration and reconnect this summer.  Read More

JUL 01, 2015

Connecticut integrated marketing communications agency Mintz + Hoke has added two team members.  Read More

JUN 30, 2015

Connecticut integrated marketing communications agency Mintz + Hoke was recently recognized by the Connecticut Art Directors Council (CADC) for creative, digital and branding work on behalf of CTfastrak, DRS Technologies and Metro Hartford Alliance.  Read More

JUN 28, 2015

Connecticut integrated marketing communications agency Mintz + Hoke was recently recognized for exceptional public relations achievements.  Read More

JUN 25, 2015

Recently the Mintz + Hoke team traded strategy sessions and concept development responsibilities for a day building new houses with Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity.  Read More

JUN 08, 2015

Mintz + Hoke is pleased to announce the addition of Brett Kaselouskas to the media department as a broadcast promotion media assistant.  Read More

MAY 26, 2015

Connecticut integrated marketing agency Mintz + Hoke announced today the promotion of three team members.  Read More

MAY 21, 2015

Integrated marketing agency Mintz + Hoke received seven awards during the Advertising Club of Connecticut’s 61st Annual Awards Show, held May 20 at the Farmington Gardens in Farmington, CT.  Read More

MAY 18, 2015

Mintz + Hoke announced that Kara Mitchell has rejoined the Connecticut integrated marketing communications firm as Senior Vice President, Client Service. She reports to agency President Ron Perine.  Read More

MAY 11, 2015

John-Ryan Foster joined Mintz + Hoke's full-time staff as account coordinator. He reports to Management Supervisor Rena Astle. In this position, he attends to daily account management needs and provides assistance to account supervisors for clients including Goldline and CTfastrak.  Read More

MAY 07, 2015

With summer right around the corner and college graduates looking to transition to the real world, our spring semester PR intern Rachel Dobin is preparing to wrap up her time with us and collect her diploma from the University of Connecticut.  Read More

MAY 04, 2015

Connecticut integrated marketing communications firm Mintz + Hoke announces the addition of Kevin MacPhee to the full-time staff as a copywriter. His responsibilities include concept development and writing for print, radio, online, out-of home, email, and digital media.  Read More

MAY 01, 2015

More than 50 members of Connecticut’s integrated marketing communications firm Mintz + Hoke rehabilitated a 1,350-square foot house in Hartford and presented a check to support Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity.  Read More

APR 30, 2015

Mintz + Hoke was honored with an ACE Award for a public relations campaign on behalf of Legrand and its Wiremold® Meeting Room Solutions products. Sponsored by the Business Marketing Association (BMA) of New York, the ACE Awards program is the first to celebrate the best business marketing globally.  Read More

APR 30, 2015

Agency President Ron Perine discusses Google's latest algorithm update and what it means for your website.  Read More

APR 16, 2015

Sara-Beth Donovan, SVP, Media, Mintz + Hoke, shares her thoughts on programmatic buying following her participation in a panel discussion on the topic hosted by the Advertising Club of Connecticut.  Read More

APR 16, 2015

On May 1, Mintz + Hoke’s team of art directors, account managers, digital developers, media planners, operations and management will dedicate a day to build a home with Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity.  Read More

APR 01, 2015

Sarah Flaherty has been promoted to the position of senior project manager. She works with the digital teams, creative teams and vendors to manage marketing campaigns across the full range of digital and printed media.  Read More

MAR 17, 2015

Michael Perry has been promoted to digital technical lead. He is responsible for creating and developing interactive websites and projects for clients. Perry joined the communications firm in 2007.  Read More

MAR 05, 2015

Brett Pinedo joined Mintz + Hoke's full-time staff as an art director. He reports to Grant Sanders, creative director, who made the announcement.  Read More

FEB 23, 2015

Mintz + Hoke has promoted of Amarilis Guerra to controller. She is responsible for the overall financial health of the company.  Read More

JAN 27, 2015

Mintz + Hoke is getting behind Hartford Hospital’s life-saving initiative to make our roads safer. With more than 3,000 people being killed in car crashes involving a distracted driver each year, Hartford Hospital hopes to discourage distracted driving through its "Thumbs Up. Phones Down." campaign, asking people to take the pledge and put their phones down in the car.  Read More

DEC 29, 2014

Connecticut integrated marketing communications firm Mintz + Hoke names Ben Cadwell and Scott Clouser as account executives.  Read More

DEC 23, 2014

Rebecca Sheehan has been promoted to senior media planner from media planner. She is responsible for media planning for new business and existing clients.  Read More

DEC 16, 2014

This holiday season, Mintz + Hoke is partnering with Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity to raise awareness and make a difference in the lives of families and communities in the greater Hartford area.  Read More

DEC 11, 2014

Mintz + Hoke has announced the promotion of Trevor Dobrowsky to senior art director from art director. He is responsible for developing and executing creative ideas to support communication strategies for clients.  Read More

DEC 08, 2014

Marc Santos has been promoted to account executive from account coordinator. He reports to Rena Astle, management supervisor, and leads projects and initiatives and serves as the contact person for clients.  Read More

SEP 22, 2014

Mintz + Hoke has been selected as one of The Hartford Courant and FOXCT Top Workplaces, placing 6th of 35 employers in the Small Employers category. The highest ranking Advertising and Marketing company in the category, Mintz + Hoke also earned a Top Workplaces special award based on standout scores in employee responses in the Work/Life Flexibility category. The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee feedback.  Read More

SEP 17, 2014

Mintz + Hoke promotes Rena Astle to management supervisor from account supervisor where she heads up client services for the agency while continuing to maintain direct responsibility with her long-term clients. She also provides strategic direction for agency services on key accounts.  Read More

JUL 14, 2014

Mintz + Hoke promotes Janette Baxter to management supervisor from account supervisor, public relations.  Read More

JUN 13, 2014

Mintz + Hoke co-founder Joe Hoke has been inducted into the Connecticut Art Directors Club (CADC) Hall of Fame and also the Connecticut Ad Club Hall of Fame - making him the first person and creative leader to be inducted into both halls of fame.  Read More

JUN 12, 2014

Mintz + Hoke was recognized for outstanding public relations programs at the Public Relations Society of America's 2014 Mercury Awards and the Publicity Club of New England's 46th Annual Bell Ringer Awards.  Read More

APR 07, 2014

Mintz + Hoke has announced the promotion of Rebecca Sheehan to the position of senior media planner from media planner. She reports to Sara-Beth Donovan, senior vice president of media.  Read More

MAR 07, 2014

Mintz + Hoke announced the hiring of Grant Sanders as agency creative director. Sanders has had significant impact on the agency’s creative product during his 20-year relationship with Mintz + Hoke serving as a freelance team member, senior copywriter and creative consultant.  Read More

MAR 07, 2014

Mintz + Hoke has named Ron Perine as president. He will continue his current chief operating officer responsibilities and remain on the board of directors as treasurer and report to agency principals Mary Farrell, chief corporate officer and Chris Knopf, chief executive officer.  Read More

JAN 20, 2014

Mintz + Hoke promotes Kathy Morelli to senior digital program manager. She leads the agency's digital marketing team providing strategy, ideas and implementation management to clients and their digital partners.  Read More

JAN 20, 2014

Mintz + Hoke has announced that Sara-Beth Donovan has been promoted to senior vice president, media from vice president, media. In this new position, Donovan will be part of the executive management team leading the agency’s strategic direction and business development.  Read More

JAN 20, 2014

Mintz + Hoke promotes Michelle LaPointe to associate media director from senior media buyer where she develops strategies and plans for Mintz + Hoke Media Only and Mintz + Hoke clients.  Read More

DEC 01, 2013

The traditional holiday charitable activity gets a twist from integrated marketing communications firm Mintz + Hoke as it partners with Hartford-based A Hand Up to donate kitchen necessities to those who are transitioning from homelessness to homes.  Read More

OCT 02, 2013

Mintz + Hoke submitted a point of view for Worldwide Partners Inc's B2B Network on insurance.  Read More

OCT 02, 2013
Mintz + Hoke submitted a point of view for Worldwide Partners Inc's B2B Network on insurance.
AUG 13, 2013

Mintz + Hoke client Legrand received Top Honors as the overall “Best of the Best” supplier at the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) AdVenture Conference in Chicago. NAED judges also recognized two individual Legrand marketing programs created by Mintz + Hoke.  Read More

AUG 13, 2013
Mintz + Hoke client Legrand received Top Honors as the overall “Best of the Best” supplier at the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) AdVenture Conference in Chicago. NAED judges also recognized two individual Legrand marketing programs created by Mintz + Hoke.
JUL 08, 2013

Mintz + Hoke was recognized for its outstanding public relations work with multiple awards at the 2013 Mercury Awards and the 45th Annual Bell Ringer Awards ceremonies.  Read More

JUN 15, 2013

As Worldwide Partners, Inc., the world’s oldest and largest owner-operated advertising agency network, celebrated its 75th year in business, Avon’s Mintz + Hoke marked its 40th year as a member with a special honor. Nominated as a Perfect Partner by other agencies in the network, Mintz + Hoke received the surprise award at a 75th anniversary celebration.  Read More

JUN 15, 2013
As Worldwide Partners, Inc., the world’s oldest and largest owner-operated advertising agency network, celebrated its 75th year in business, Avon’s Mintz + Hoke marked its 40th year as a member with a special honor. Nominated as a Perfect Partner by other agencies in the network, Mintz + Hoke received the surprise award at a 75th anniversary celebration.
MAY 13, 2013

Sara-Beth Donovan, vice president and director of media for both Mintz + Hoke and Mintz + Hoke Media Only, has been named to the Hartford Business Journal’s "40 Under 40" list for 2013.  Read More

SEP 26, 2012

Mintz + Hoke names Amanda Soder as media assistant. In this role, Amanda is responsible for supporting the agency’s media planners and buyers in all facets of client media programs.  Read More

AUG 06, 2012

Mintz + Hoke's PR team receives three Bell Ringer Awards from the Publicity Club of New England.  Read More

AUG 06, 2012
Mintz + Hoke's PR team receives three Bell Ringer Awards from the Publicity Club of New England.
JUL 05, 2012

Mintz + Hoke has hired Penny Turton as media planner. She develops media strategies to increase media exposure and customer engagement for her clients.  Read More

JUN 09, 2012

Mintz + Hoke has hired Maribeth Magiera as media assistant. She supports the agency’s media planners and buyers in all facets of client media programs.  Read More

APR 27, 2012

Mintz + Hoke wins three BMA ACE Awards.  Read More

NOV 14, 2011

Mintz & Hoke CFO Ron Perine named 2011 CFO of the Year finalist by the Hartford Business Journal.  Read More

SEP 06, 2011

Mintz & Hoke was honored with four Bell Ringer Awards for outstanding work in public relations at the Publicity Club of New England's 2011 award ceremony in Boston.  Read More

SEP 06, 2011
Mintz & Hoke was honored with four Bell Ringer Awards for outstanding work in public relations at the Publicity Club of New England's 2011 award ceremony in Boston.
JUN 30, 2011

Work for Mintz & Hoke clients had a silver shine at the 2011 Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Mercury Awards. These awards honor and recognize outstanding work in public relations, communications and marketing disciplines. Five different Mintz & Hoke programs earned Silver awards in a diverse range of categories.  Read More

JUN 07, 2011

Mintz & Hoke’s SVP and director of marketing Andrew Wood spoke to Hartford’s young up-and-comers at the Hartford Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs (HYPE) event, “Entrepreneur Roundtable – Marketing & Promotion."  Read More

JUN 01, 2011

Mintz & Hoke has hired Bob Rooney as systems administrator. He is responsible for management and technical support of the company’s office IT infrastructure and phone systems, and ensures all website hosting meets agency standards.  Read More

APR 11, 2011

Mintz & Hoke CEO Chris Knopf and social media/PR associate Sharon Harper spoke about social media at events hosted by the Public Relations Society of America: Westchester and Fairfield Chapter and the Hartford Business Journal.  Read More

OCT 28, 2010

Mintz & Hoke CEO and author Chris Knopf is featured the November 2010 issue of Hartford Magazine. The article includes interviews and insights from the worlds of publishing and mystery writing.  Read More

AUG 20, 2010

Mintz & Hoke CEO Chris Knopf is one of three finalists for the ninth annual Connecticut Book Awards for his novel, "Hard Stop." Presented by the Connecticut Center for the Book at Hartford Public Library, the awards honor literary work with specific ties to the state.  Read More

JUL 28, 2010

What makes campaign ads work? Is it just about the money? Chris Knopf joined the conversation on WNPR's “The Colin McEnroe Show” on July 27. The show’s host Colin McEnroe reviews this year’s crop of primary campaign ads with guests and listeners.  Read More

JUL 10, 2010

This season’s crop of communications awards recognizes recent Mintz & Hoke business-to-business work across categories ranging from employee communications to public affairs to integrated marketing.  Read More

JUL 10, 2010
This season’s crop of communications awards recognizes recent Mintz & Hoke business-to-business work across categories ranging from employee communications to public affairs to integrated marketing.
JUL 02, 2010

Mintz & Hoke’s chairman and executive creative director Chris Knopf was on WNPR’s “Where We Live” discussing what makes good crisis communication. He and host John Dankosky also talked about how companies can avoid making matters worse and the limits of advertising in a broader crisis management program.  Read More

JUN 10, 2010

Mintz & Hoke earned top honors as well as three gold awards at the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) 2010 Mercury Awards. The agency also took home a Best in Show and a Gold award in the campaign category.  Read More

JUN 10, 2010
Mintz & Hoke earned top honors as well as three gold awards at the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) 2010 Mercury Awards. The agency also took home a Best in Show and a Gold award in the campaign category.