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June 13

Google Shares the Latest During Visit to Rocket55

As a Google Premier Partner, Rocket55 has a strong relationship with the company behind the world’s most popular search engine.   While Google projects like self-driving cars, wireless internet connectivity for people in rural and remote areas worldwide, and glucose testing contact lenses capture headlines, the Google team visited Rocket55 to provide additional insights on…

Posted in Google Updates

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June 6

May 18

5 Things Your Boss Wants to Know About Social Media

In today’s world, people live on social media. Whether we’re messaging friends that live across the country, snapping a selfie to post on Instagram, or trying out the latest Snapchat filter, we use social platforms to connect us to the things we care about. We’re likely to run into a few ads, too. That’s why…

Posted in Social Media

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May 5

The Power of PR in Your Digital Marketing Plan

While you’re most likely already familiar with the value of digital marketing tactics such as having a website and running pay-per-click ads, there’s another powerful tool to consider for your digital marketing plan: public relations. The convergence of public relations, influencer outreach, social media, and SEO can produce very strong results for brands.   Public…

Posted in Marketing, Public Relations

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May 3

CarVal Investors Selects Rocket55 for SEO Work

At Rocket55, we’re excited to announce that we’ll be providing SEO services for CarVal Investors, a leading investment firm based right here in the Twin Cities. The company has an impressive portfolio, with $10 billion in assets covering both real estate and credit strategies globally. CarVal has a long track record of success, effectively having…

Posted in News, Public Relations, SEO

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April 28

Caitlin Tvrdik Becomes Partner

In recognition of her contributions and commitment to Rocket55, we’re excited to share that our Chief Marketing Officer Caitlin Tvrdik has become a partner at the agency. We also hired eight new people to help set us up for future success: Pierre Balian — Web Developer Jenna Ferrell — Sales and Marketing Assistant Rachel Holtz…

Posted in News, Public Relations

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April 21

Rocket55’s Brant Skogrand Wins Minnesota PRSA Classics Award

Congratulations to our Director of Public Relations, Brant Skogrand, APR, MBC, CPPM, on his recent win at the annual Minnesota Public Relations Society of America Classics Awards!   Skogrand PR Solutions won in the “Public Service, Agency/Organization with >25 Employees” category for its work on a campaign with Pillsbury United Communities and the City of…

Posted in News, Public Relations

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April 20

5 Things Your Boss Wants to Know About SEO

Over the past few years, SEO has gone from being an afterthought to one of the highest priorities for businesses in every industry. What has led to this collective change of heart? Effective digital marketing strategies tend to mirror the way people naturally behave — today, we pull out our phones to search on Google…

Posted in SEO

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April 10

Rocket55 Establishes Public Relations Division

Minneapolis/St. Paul Public Relations Industry Veteran Brant Skogrand Joins Firm MINNEAPOLIS, April 10, 2017 — In order to expand offerings to current and prospective clients, digital marketing agency Rocket55 has launched a public relations division by acquiring Skogrand PR Solutions, a public relations/social media/search engine optimization consultancy led by Twin Cities public relations industry veteran…

Posted in Marketing, News

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