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GreenMark provides quality, value, commitment and service

 to its green-collar clients. But don't just take our word for it.

Read what our extended client family has to say.

“GreenMark Media brought a new depth and public engagement to Lurie Garden through their thoughtful, stepwise approach of building on the Garden's key public-facing features. The GreenMark team involved the entire Garden staff in identifying important messaging points, trained staff in preparation for appearances on local and national media, and served as an advocate for the Garden's interests within the local and national media sectors. This work resulted in strong reputation and recognition building for the Garden among the public, those specifically interested in gardening-related topics, and local media personalities. GreenMark's efforts positioned the Garden as one of the top sustainable urban green spaces in the United States and among the leading public gardens of the world." - Scott Stewart, former Executive Director, Millennium Park Foundation

“Sue understands what makes my business unique

in the sustainable field and concentrates on how to

leverage that for our business development. Her

connections and knowledge in the media industry

have produced excellent results for us."

- Nathan Kipnis, Kipnis Architecture + Planning

“Sue has been at our planning table numerous times,

providing counsel and expertise that brings visibility

to Lake County's No. 1 events destination and has

helped position the Fair Association as a leader in our business industry, and our county fair as one of the best in Illinois." - Jon Brodzik, former General Manager, Lake County Fair Association 

“When we needed a quick turnaround for a major media announcement, GreenMark never flinched, delivering full TV, radio, print and social media coverage, synthesizing our message into an artfully crafted script and a dazzling visual presentation.” - Donna LaPietra, Millennium Park Foundation

“GreenMark provides us tremendous PR support and excellent service. Their efforts impact our bottom line- it’s that simple.” - Tony Fulmer, Chalet - Landscaping | Nursery | Garden Center

"GreenMark's experienced team secured radio, print, TV and trade media coverage for our unique, sustainable program in mosquito control. From message development to story creation to marketing to reputation management, GreenMark's counsel and creative efforts raised our profile in ways that are important to our business success." - Pat Hallahan, Clarke Environmental

“GreenMark has done an excellent job of securing media coverage that has helped elevate The Nature Conservancy’s profile in Chicago. They are a skilled group of professionals who think creatively about ways to tell our stories in a compelling way. Beyond their value as partners of our marketing team, we’ve appreciated the GreenMark staff’s willingness to help us make key connections with like-minded organizations." - Tom Eisenhart, The Nature Conservancy

“GreenMark is a wonderful partner. They understand the unique mission of Delta Institute to build a regional economy that is environmentally sustainable, job rich and inclusive. They work hard for us every single day to get the message out and I am delighted with the results!” - Jean Pogge, Delta Institute

“The Naperville Park District has enjoyed an excellent working relationship with GreenMark Public Relations on its Nike Sports Complex Expansion Project. With an already stretched communications staff at the Park District, GreenMark was brought on to develop and execute a comprehensive community engagement and communications plan. Their professionalism in working on the project from conception to implementation was appreciated, and its responsiveness to project team members and stakeholders went above and beyond expectations. It was evident from the very beginning of the project that GreenMark was knowledgeable about public engagement processes and we had total confidence in its ability to work behind the scenes on the Nike initiative while the District’s communications staff attended to other projects. GreenMark became a great extension of our Marketing and Communications Department and delivered an end product that not only was in line with our expectations, but our stakeholders’ expectations as well.” - Sameera Luthman, Naperville Park District

“As the only public relations firm in Illinois to focus on the environment, GreenMark Public Relations is uniquely qualified to creatively meet and exceed the marketing needs of The Conservation Foundation. From the development of customized media lists directly targeted to our service area, to ongoing outreach to media representatives with whom they have developed strong business relationships, GreenMark PR has made a significant contribution to increasing our awareness among our constituents.” - Laura Glaza, The Conservation Foundation

“We needed a public relations firm that had solid non-profit

experience and knowledge in our specialized field - that of a

cultural organization with a living, green collection. We

selected GreenMark Public Relations to promote the

Conservatory’s 2008 Centennial Year, and look forward

to working with them on a variety of projects and events.”

- Eunita Rushing, former Director, Garfield Park

Conservatory Alliance

“GreenMark PR did a solid job promoting our nonprofit

organization’s Leading the Way programs for blind and

sighted students. We received good coverage in regional

and national outlets as a result of the work that they

conducted. They were professional, passionate

and timely in the delivery of their services.”

- David Shurna, Global Explorers

“Your team is absolutely top notch and I have been very impressed by the quality of work and follow through. We’re glad to have GreenMark PR as our extended marketing team!” - Jason Howard, Malcolite

“Thanks to GreenMark Public Relations for bringing wonderful attention to the opening of our Winnetka scholar’s garden. It is our hidden gem. They embraced it with sincere passion and worked diligently to make it an exciting discovery for others. Thanks to GreenMark PR!” - Betsy Nathan, Pagoda Red

“GreenMark PR is both professional and compassionate. They really ‘get’ where you’re coming from. Empathy with your situation gets client and firm on the same page from the start. This creates a dynamic that any business would love to tap into.” - Dan Billings, ReadyScape products

“We have faith in GreenMark Public Relations’ ‘partnership’ business style. This is a professional, proactive team that looks out for our best interests, allowing us to concentrate on serving our own clients.” - Kristen Haley, ROC Exhibitions

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