• Cedar Fair

    Cedar Fair's "Swipe Right for Fear" Lets You Date Real Monsters

    You can now date a monster courtesy of Cedar Fair and Cramer-Krasselt's new Halloween campaign, "Swipe Right for Fear."

    Agency Spy, 10/28/2021

  • Tropicana

    Tropicana's new toothpaste doesn't ruin your OJ | Ad Age

    In time for National Brush Day the orange juice brand created a product that solves a familiar breakfast phenomenon

    Ad Age, 11/02/2021

  • Amusement Park Targets Gen Z With Tinder Halloween Campaign

    Amusement Park Targets Gen Z With Tinder Halloween Campaign

    Cramer-Krasselt and Cedar Fair, which runs 13 amusement parks nationwide, is asking Tinder users to “Swipe Right for Fear” and match with monsters from their Halloween “Haunt” cast of monsters. The effort is aimed at Tinder’s sweet spot audience: 83% of users are ages 18-35.

    MediaPost, 09/28/2021

  • Cramer-Krasselt Elevates Estes To Lead Its Chicago Headquarters

    Cramer-Krasselt Elevates Estes To Lead Its Chicago Headquarters

    Ad agency Cramer-Krasselt has promoted Stephani Estes to executive vice president, general manager of the agency’s Chicago headquarters. Estes was promoted to associate general manager in January and will take over full management duties for the Chicago office from C-K's President and COO Karen Seamen who will focus on overall agency operations and new business. Seamen has held the GM role since 2005.  Estes joined C-K in July 2015 as vice president, digital strategy and implementation, and in  2017 was promoted to senior vice president, director of media strategy and in 2019 was tapped to oversee all media strategy and activation efforts at the agency as  senior vice president, executive director of media. She will continue to oversee C-K's media group while taking on her new role.  The agency’s clients include Cedar Fair, Cotton Council International, T. Marzetti Brands and others.

    MediaPost, 09/10/2021

  • Gumout

    Gumout's "Secret Meeting" | SHOOTonline

    A clandestine meeting between a pair of shady characters under a dank freeway overpass leads to an unexpectedly hilarious result in a new spot for Gumout dir

    SHOOTonline, 08/05/2021

Client Start Year End Year
Corona Extra / Pacifico Beer / Corona Hard Seltzer 1993 Current
Porsche Cars / Porsche Connected Car Products / Porsche Smart Mobility 2007 Current
Cedar Fair (Cedar Point, Knott's Berry Farm and more) - [17 amusement parks] 2011 Current
Pepsico (Tropicana and Naked juices) 2019 Current
Spirit Airlines 2019 Current
Cotton Council International 2016 Current
Alzheimer's Association 2015 Current
FMCA (Farm Credit Mid-America) - [financial] 2018 Current
Flagstar Bank 2019 Current
Echo (power tools) 2010 Current

C-K is one of the largest independent, totally interconnected agencies in the country with over $500 million in billings and 69% of revenue from digital.

With a mission to Make friends, not ads®, C-K has built a reputation for changing perception and behaviors that lead to purchasing action for brands. It’s how we helped Porsche achieve 11 years of consecutive record-breaking growth, how Corona became the #1 import and Pacifico grew 19% in a single year.

We’ve done it by interconnecting an ever-expanding range of disciplines from strategic branding to digital, social, analytics and proprietary data systems, e-commerce, media/programmatic, SEM, PR/Social, UX and more.

Major brands include Alzheimer’s Association, Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (Knott’s Berry Farm, Cedar Point and additional properties), Cintas, Corona Extra, Marzetti Salad Dressing (plus 15 brands), Pacifico Beer, Porsche, Spirit Airlines and Tropicana.

  • Peter Krivkovich

    Peter Krivkovich

    Chairman and CEO

  • Karen Seamen

    Karen Seamen

    President, Chief Operating Officer

  • Andrew Meyer

    Andrew Meyer

    Senior Vice President, Executive Creative Director

  • Stephani Estes

    Stephani Estes

    Senior Vice President, Executive Director of Media & General Manager Chicago

  • Mary Gura

    Mary Gura

    Senior Vice President, Executive Director of PR/Social

  • Pat Nathan

    Pat Nathan

    Senior Vice President, Executive Director of Production Operations and Services

  • Courtney Perigo

    Courtney Perigo

    Executive Senior Vice President, Director of Data Strategy and Utilization