Switch Earns a Spot on the IT LIST as One of the Top 100 Event Agencies
From winning both Service Industry Advertising (SIA) and American Business Awards to producing the largest outdoor projection in St. Louis history, it's clear why Switch earns a spot in Event Marketer's 2020 "IT LIST" celebrating the Top 100 Event Agencies.
The Muny Goes Virtual and Attracts Over 100,000 Viewers with Help From Switch
For the first time in 102 years, The Muny shifted from onstage to onscreen with help from Switch. The 10-week online season attracted more than 100,000 viewers from throughout the United States and the world.
Sparkling Ice Finds Success with a Merchandising Program Organized By Switch
Switch organized a mobile marketing tour for Sparkling Ice that quickly shifted to a merchandising program in March. In all, the merchandising program visited more than 15 markets and resulted in tens of thousands of product cases stocked.
Switch Takes Home an American Business Award for Their Experiential Work With Junior Achievement
The Junior Achievement STEM 360° Experience helps kids learn about the 15,000+ STEM jobs in the pizza supply chain, and now it’s a winner of an American Business Award (aka “The Stevies”). Switch took home Silver in the “Career and Workforce Readiness Solution” category.
Event Marketer Examines How Switch Helped Sparkling Ice Pivot During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Switch started a 30-week mobile marketing tour at the beginning of March for Sparkling Ice. However, we quickly learned that sampling and large events were forced to cancel due to COVID-19. Event Marketer spotlights how we were able to successfully evolve the program.
St. Louis Comes Together for “Arts United STL” With the Help of Switch
A free virtual concert that will support artists in St. Louis whose livelihoods have been interrupted by the current pandemic is being organized by Opera Theatre of St. Louis. Switch is assisting in this incredible project that brings together artists and arts organizations throughout St. Louis.
Event Marketer Shows How Switch Devised a Successful Strategy for Reign’s Brand Launch
Event Marketer spotlights last year's brand launch of Reign Total Body Fuel and how each of the event-based steps helped bring awareness to the brand and engage their target audience.
Switch Is One of the Largest Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations Firms in St. Louis
The St. Louis Business Journal ranks Switch as one of St. Louis' largest advertising, marketing and public relations firms. See where we rank and who else made the list.
Event Marketer Explores Experiential Places and Agencies in St. Louis
St. Louis has a wealth of unique places and events to explore and experience throughout the year. Read about some of the hidden gems they recommend in our great city, including Switch as a local event agency.
A Switch and Sparkling Ice Merchandising Program Makes Headlines on Exhibitor Online
When experiential campaigns and sampling programs came to a halt with the arrival of COVID-19, Switch implemented a merchandising program for beverage brand Sparkling Ice to get product on shelves and in the hands of consumers.
Switch and the St. Louis Science Center Deliver a Big Message
With the help of Switch, the St. Louis Science Center and #STLMade were able to shine a light on an inspiring message for the city during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Exhibitor Online Highlights Two Switch-Produced Tours for Budweiser and Bosch
Two tours that Switch produced are the focus on Exhibitor Online. First up is the award-winning Budweiser Brewmaster Tour, a dynamic interaction that allowed the brewing process to shine. Then, Switch and Bosch visit job sites across the country to engage the labor force where they worked.
Switch Speaks Out Regarding COVID-19 Developments
Please see a statement from our Switch Co-Presidents on recent COVID-19 developments and how Switch plans to move forward.
Switch Wins Four Service Industry Advertising Awards
Switch is honored to receive four SIA Awards for work in the following categories: New Media, Website, Logo Design and Other/Special Promotional Materials.
Switch Named as a Chief Marketer Top 200 Agency
Switch is ending the year with another recognition that we are proud to announce. We have been named to Chief Marketer’s Top 200 Brand Engagement and Experiences Agencies list for 2020.
“Wimpy Kid” Makes a Strong Showing in St. Louis with the Help of Switch
Author Jeff Kinney is in St. Louis to entertain and meet fans of his popular "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" book series. Read what he has to say about "The Wrecking Ball" traveling show, produced by Switch.
Author Jeff Kinney Talks About How His Collaboration With Switch for “The Wrecking Ball” Tour
The Wrecking Ball Show is jam-packed with laughs, cartoons, trivia, dance moves, and opportunities for fans to engage with the acclaimed author and his popular "Wimpy Kid" book series. Check out what he has to say about his new book and the tour centered around it.
Switch Creates an Award-Winning Booth for Reign Total Body Fuel
Reign Total Body Fuel was awarded Best Booth at the 2019 Olympia Fitness & Performance Expo in Las Vegas. Attendees flocked to this popular booth created by Switch to test their strength and sample Reign products.
Event Marketer Takes a Tour of the Fiskars Tiny Home Created by Switch
Switch transformed a tiny home from mediocre to magnificent to take on tour with Fiskars. The goal? To foster creativity and inspire consumers to shape the world around them.
Event Marketer Names Switch as a Top 100 Event Agency
In nine of the last 10 years, Switch has been named to Event Marketer’s annual It List which recognizes the top 100 agency partners in the business.
Switch Has 5 Tips for Planning Events in the Healthcare Industry in Missouri Meetings & Events
As a company that has planned and staged sales meetings, conferences, and trade shows for over 30 years, we have gathered some tips to help deliver successful healthcare events.
BizBash Talks to Switch About Red Flags When Booking Event Entertainment
From demanding riders to hidden fees to problematic online behavior, many red flags can pop up when booking entertainers. Gregg Eilers, Switch VP of Meetings and Events, shares his views on what he looks for from his decades of event experience.
Exhibitor Magazine Gets “Real” With Switch About Mobile Marketing
Switch has a long history of creating mobile marketing campaigns for a wide variety of clients. Yet, at the end of the day, they all center around meaningful human experiences. Read what our Director of Mobile Operations has to say about our successful approach to mobile marketing.
Event Marketer Recognizes Switch as a Sampling Leader
With over 30 years of experience successfully executing field sampling campaigns, Switch has become a leader for in-store and experiential sampling. Read insights about this complex field from Susie Sapp and how Switch has achieved sampling success.
Smart Meetings Looks to Gregg Eilers of Switch on How to Reevaluate the “Good, Fast, Cheap” Formula
A short time ago, the saying was, “Good, Fast, Cheap. You can pick two.” However, what are clients sacrificing when they only focus on this formula? See what Switch's Gregg Eilers has to say in Smart Meetings about marketing in today's world and why we need to refocus the conversation.
Switch Decides if the Super Bowl Halftime Show Was a Touchdown or Fumble
The Super Bowl has frequently been the most-watched American television broadcast of the year, with high entertainment expectations to accompany the game. See what Switch and other event professionals have to say about this year's halftime show featuring Maroon 5.
Switch Weighs in on Whether the Oscars Needs a Host
Is not having a host for the Oscars a welcome change to the award show format or a recipe for disaster? Event professionals including Vice President of Digital and Brand Marketing at Switch, Josh Kell, are here to decide if film fans should applaud or throw tomatoes.
The St. Louis Business Journal Spotlights the Switch Office Space
Switch transformed two former big-box stores into one cohesive office space featuring a fabrication studio, print shop and audio/video editing suites. Take a tour of the Switch home!
Missouri Meetings & Events Publishes Profile of Switch VP Gregg Eilers
Gregg Eilers, VP of Meetings and Events, has helped produce events for Anheuser-Busch, Coca-Cola, Ford, Volkswagen and others in his 40-year career. Now, the man behind the curtain takes center stage.
Publishers Weekly Covers “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” Tour with Switch
Abrams Publishing reached out to Switch about reinventing the traditional author tour. We immediately jumped on an opportunity to activate all corners of the agency for this partnership.
Marketing Dive Looks to Switch for Holiday Advice
Even though the holidays are fast approaching, that doesn't mean your brand should go into vacation mode. Josh Kell, vice president of digital and brand marketing at Switch, has some advice for how brands can stand out during the hectic holiday season.
Switch Recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal
We always knew we were moving towards BIGGER and better things. The St. Louis Business Journal recognized Switch as one of the largest advertising, marketing and public relations firms in St. Louis. Read on for all of the names on the 2018 list.
Switch Celebrates Their Sweet 16
As we look back on everything we’ve accomplished in our 16 years, we want to thank all of the clients we’ve collaborated with and the wonderful people that make up Switch. Let's hop in the car and take a drive down memory lane by looking at our past work
Event Marketer Highlights the Exotico Experience Switch Created
Setting up a booth with flyers is one thing. Producing an engaging environment with games, music and shaved ice cocktails, all inspired by Mexican culture is quite another. See what Event Marketer has to say about the experiential campaign Switch did for Exotico Tequila.
Switch’s Gregg Eilers in BizBash’s Top 500 People in Events
Switch is known for staging memorable meetings and events, and Gregg Eilers is the man that's behind so many of those moments worthy of applause. His experience has now earned him a spot on the list of the Top 500 People in Events!