Est. 2005

About Martin Creative

Founded by a Chicago Author, Speaker, and Designer

International speaker and author of 6-Week Cycles, Joe Martin has worked in the creative industry for over 18 years gaining experience in design, marketing, and leadership. As a seasoned entrepreneur, he has successfully sold and exited two companies. His last venture, focused on CRO, was acquired six months after it launched. His passion for building real-world communities and improving corporate culture is a part of every project.

He is an active voice in Chicago as the founder of The Entrepreneur's Workshop, a 3,000+ member group for Chicago professionals. He has helped entrepreneurs across Chicago gain core business skills and apply new marketing insights. He has served as a judge & mentor for Google Startup Weekend events and worked with students through DePaul University's entrepreneurship program.

Past projects include work for McDonald’s, Microsoft, Cars.com, and Anheuser-Busch among other corporations. His ideas on experience design have been featured in The Observer, Website Magazine, and paved the way for speaking opportunities locally and internationally.

The Martin Creative Team

Joe Martin, CEO
Joe Martin

Founder/UX

Robi Bare, Designer
Robi Bare

Designer

Kyle Akerman, Analytics
Kyle Akerman

Analytics

Jen Schildgen, Photographer
Jen Schildgen

Photographer

Kirsten Iversen, Account Manager
Kirsten Iversen

Strategist

Michael Rostenbach, Artist
Michael Rostenbach

Artist

Denny Jovic, Developer
Denny Jovic

Developer

Joe Barone, Videographer
Joe Barone

Videographer

Our refined process helps us complete projects in one week

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Tools We Use & Love

Basecamp

Basecamp

Calendly

Calendly

Drip

Drip

Unsplash

Unsplash

Mailchimp

MailChimp

Spotify

Spotify

VWO

Hotjar

:"Sketch"

Sketch

Bugherd

Bugherd

Google Analytics

Analytics

Dropbox

Dropbox

Polymail

Polymail