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Gilliana Pools

Gilliana Pools is a national aquatic design company specializing in commercial and residential pool construction, renovation, and maintenance. ACI worked with the Gilliana brothers to develop a new Internet presence through a user-friendly website, displaying their work samples and custom pool solutions. We updated and improved their branding to position themselves on a national platform, […]

JMJ Talent Solutions & Staffing

JMJ Talent Solutions & Staffing is a premier staffing agency in NW Indiana that provides staffing services to help job seekers and businesses throughout Indiana and Illinois. Formerly a franchisee of Sedona Staffing, we were tasked to completely rebrand the company to JMJ Talent. Our team created a new brand presence via a user-friendly website […]

Valparaiso University School of Law

ACI developed and executed a comprehensive brand-building and public awareness campaign for both the school and its newly installed Dean, Andrea D. Lyon. The campaign leveraged the school’s significant efforts to improve its law school rankings in areas including student diversity, legal research and writing, and heighten awareness for its nationally recognized free legal clinics. […]

Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce (GVCC) is a membership organization consisting of members in the business, government, education, and not-for-profit sectors. We worked closely with the chamber to produce two of their popular publications that reach their total membership of over 750 members. The Membership Directory The quarterly Valparaiso Magazine. http://www.valpochamber.org Through its volunteer […]

Lake Area United Way

Lake Area United Way serves as the backbone organization generating, convening and coordinating resources across funders, service providers, government and civic leaders to deliver large-scale, measurable and sustainable impact across communities. They began to lose market share on an annual basis and knew it needed to reposition itself, moving from a corporate-centric model to one […]


The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District provides the South Shore Line as an alternative form of transportation for commuters, locals and other patrons in the Chicagoland and Northern Indiana area. NICTD needed a strategic plan to stop decline in its off-peak ridership. We created a brand personality for the South Shore Line to better resonate […]

Northern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC): GREENWAYS & BLUEWAYS Northwest Indiana Regional Plan

ACI had the opportunity to work with NIRPC and Openlands to create the award-winning Greenways and Blueways plan, maps, directional signage and an array of other marketing tools.   NIRPC is a regional council of local governments serving the citizens of Lake, Porter, and LaPorte counties in Northwest Indiana. NIRPC provides a forum that enables […]

Horizon Bank

A recessed economy and declining consumer trust required a strong brand presence and smart marketing strategy for financial institutions. Annual planning ensured an integrated media strategy and measurable campaign designed to drive qualified leads and strengthen the Horizon Bank brand – supporting business growth goals across Indiana and Michigan. http://www.horizonbank.com Horizon Bank is a trusted […]