Michleen Collins

inside-the-lines strategy ... outside-the-lines creativity



Fresh ideas, smart strategy and clear copy from an award-winning pro. Project or ongoing work for agencies, marketing directors and other leaders.

Tourism & Marketing
Health & Healthcare
Real Estate & Home
Retail & Food
Fun & Games
Business to Business
Economic Development



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The color of successful copywriting guided by smart strategy

Lee Jeans, National Denim Day
Fundraising Campaign, AMBIT Award
Kansas City Direct Marketing Association

National Energy Policy Council Award

First Place Public Relations
School Energy Bank Program
Iowa Energy Policy Council

“Calcium SpokesCow”  
ADDY Award, Direct Mail
Osteoporosis Diagnostic Center

“It’s hot!” 
Vic’s Corn Popper, Business-to-Business
ADDY Award, Audio-Visual Presentation

Iowa Economic Development Magazine Ad
ADDY Award

“Bring the Whole Herd”  
Group Ag Tours Print Campaign
ADDY Award, Advertising Professionals of Des Moines

"Field of Dreams”

Iowa Tourism Print Campaign
American Economic Development Council Marketing Award

Iowa Tourism Radio Campaign
Iowa Department of Economic Development
American Economic Development Council Marketing Award

“Four Seasons” Advertorial 
American Economic Development Council Marketing Award

Group Tours Campaign
Iowa Tourism, Group Tours, ADDY
Advertising Professionals of Des Moines

“National Geographic Traveler”
New Business Campaign, ADDY Award

“Pass with Flying Colors”  
University Campus Campaign, ADDY
Prairie Meadows Racetrack

Mid-America Economic Development Council Award
Newspaper Advertorial and Print Ad Campaign
Iowa Business Development Insert

Corporate Sales Campaign
ADDY Award, Business-to-Business
Prairie Meadows Thoroughbred Racetrack

Consumer  Advertising Collateral
ADDY Award
Prairie Meadows Thoroughbred Racetrack
Promotional Materials and Media Kit

“Iowa Makes the Grade”
Iowa Department of Economic Development
National Marketing Division
ADDY Award, Business Publication

American Institute of CPAs Award
Iowa CPA Centennial Campaign

Grand Opening PR Campaign
Prairie Meadows Thoroughbred Racetrack
ADDY Award


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