GreenMark Media®

GreenMark Media®

Specializing in green spaces, places and issues.™

GreenMark Media is a virtual firm located in the Chicago area., Chicago, Illinois 60060, United States

GreenMark Media® Overview

Number of Employees
Under 49
Minimal Budget
Average Hourly Rate
Year Founded
Our green PR firm delivers impactful communications through custom services including message development, content creation, digital marketing, earned media, public relations and strategic social media. GreenMark Media has an intense belief in teamwork, decades of branding experience and a commitment to building successful business relationships that yield exceptional results. Our pro communications services help our sustainable clients make their green mark by effectively reaching intended audiences, resulting in impactful communications in the marketplace.

From the environment, resiliency and climate change to green building, eco-tourism and outdoor living, strategic storytelling is GreenMark's specialty is strategic storytelling and caring for the Earth is our passion. Through our priorietary Grow Your Message Workshop™, GreenMark Media helps businesses articulate their values and purpose in the marketplace. This provides information that guides content creation for internal and external communications, and places every member of the team on the same page, providing sustainable benefits and communications results direct to B2B and B2C audiences.

Sue Markgraf, a media and public relations veteran with more than 30 years experience in earned media, marketing communications and public relations for agriculture, horticulture and environmentally friendly businesses, leads our firm. Her background includes non-profit, for-profit and agency experience, including communications and brand development for the Chicago Botanic Garden prior to starting GreenMark in 2006.

Susan Markgraf is active in several industry organizations and is past president of the prestigious Publicity Club of Chicago, where she also served as a long-time board member and, for several years, co-chaired the PCC's annual Golden Trumpet Awards. Her extended training includes numerous horticulture and agriculture webinars and extended leadership and management training through Dale Carnegie Training.
GreenMark Media is a virtual firm located in the Chicago area., Chicago, Illinois 60060, United States

GreenMark Media® Services

  • Digital Strategy
  • Branding Agencies
  • Small Business Branding
  • Public Relations
  • Media Buying
  • Reputation Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Integrated Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Content Marketing
  • Email Marketing
  • Business Consulting

GreenMark Media® Team Bios

  • Founder & President
    Susan Markgraf
    Founder & President
    Described as a "visionary" at branding businesses, Sue is an award-winning reporter, editor, field producer and media relations practitioner. She has more than 30 years in media and corporate, non-profit and agency communications, specific to the horticulture, environment and agriculture industries.

GreenMark Media® Clients

  • Lurie Garden
  • Millennium Park Foundation
  • CityEscape Garden Center & Design Studio
  • Lake County Forest Preserves
  • NextHaus Alliance
  • American Grown Flowers
  • Bertog Landscape Co.
  • Loma Vista Nursery
  • Farmers' Almanac
  • Naperville Park District

GreenMark Media® Awards

  • Numerous - PCC, City of Chicago, Others