Straight North

Straight North

Make Every Click Count!

1001 W. 31st Street, Suite 100, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515, United States

Straight North Overview

Number of Employees
100 - 249
Minimal Budget
$1,000 - $10,000
Average Hourly Rate
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Year Founded
1997
Formed in 1997, Straight North is a full-service internet marketing company specializing in SEO, PPC, website design and development, email marketing and graphic design. With 100+ full-time, in house employees, we help B2B and B2C companies of all sizes generate sales leads and e-commerce revenue in the lucrative but highly competitive online marketing space.

Our consistently strong results and high client retention rate come from our collaborative business style, technical expertise, deep experience in multiple verticals, team-based campaign execution, transparent reporting and unwavering focus on maximizing client ROI.
Headquarters
1001 W. 31st Street, Suite 100, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515, United States
Other Locations
1026 Jay Street, Suite B-115, Charlotte, North Carolina 28208, United States
211 W Upper Wacker Dr, Suite 1800, Chicago, Illinois 60606, United States
400 E. Pratt Street, 8th Floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, United States
1440 G St. NW, Washington DC, Washington DC 20005, United States
600 Congress Ave., Austin, Texas 78701, United States
2720 17th St., Denver, Colorado 80202, United States
12655 W. Jefferson Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90066, United States
349 5th Ave., New York City, New York 10016, United States

Straight North Services

  • Dental SEO
  • Content Marketing
  • Google AdWords
  • eCommerce PPC
  • PPC
  • On-Page SEO
  • Local SEO
  • eCommerce SEO
  • Enterprise SEO
  • Small Business SEO
  • Graphic Design
  • Link Building
  • Healthcare SEO
  • SEO
  • Small Business Digital Marketing
  • B2B Digital Marketing
  • Search Engine Marketing
  • B2C Marketing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Web Design

Straight North Portfolio

  • Straight North - Lead Volume Through The Roof
    B2B Digital Marketing
    Lead Volume Through The Roof
  • Straight North - From Google #6 to #1
    Enterprise SEO
    From Google #6 to #1
  • Straight North - Dynamic Improvement in Leads, Traffic, Rankings
    SEO
    Dynamic Improvement in Leads, Traffic, Rankings
  • Straight North - Double-Digit Gains in Traffic and Leads
    Enterprise SEO
    Double-Digit Gains in Traffic and Leads
  • Straight North - Producing Growth in Leads and Revenue
    SEO
    Producing Growth in Leads and Revenue
  • Straight North - Leveraging AI for a Solid Increase in Conversions
    PPC
    Leveraging AI for a Solid Increase in Conversions
  • Straight North - Rankings and Conversions Take Off
    Digital Marketing
    Rankings and Conversions Take Off
  • Straight North - Multiple Projects - Five Star Reviews
    B2B Digital Marketing
    Multiple Projects - Five Star Reviews
  • Straight North - Traffic and Conversions Continue to Soar
    Digital Marketing
    Traffic and Conversions Continue to Soar
  • Straight North - #1 Rankings - When It Counts
    Local SEO
    #1 Rankings - When It Counts
  • Straight North - New Website Generates Unexpected Up-selling Opportunities
    Web Design
    New Website Generates Unexpected Up-selling Opportunities
  • Straight North - Grove Dental Associates - PPC Case Study
    PPC
    Grove Dental Associates - PPC Case Study
  • Straight North - Acieta - Website Case Study
    Web Design
    Acieta - Website Case Study
  • Straight North - Earthwise Environmental - Website Case Study
    Web Design
    Earthwise Environmental - Website Case Study
  • Straight North - Pro Stock Hockey - PPC Case Study
    PPC
    Pro Stock Hockey - PPC Case Study
  • Straight North - Go Fan Yourself - Website Case Study
    Web Design
    Go Fan Yourself - Website Case Study
  • Straight North - RevPart - SEO Case Study
    SEO
    RevPart - SEO Case Study
  • Straight North - Premiere Works - SEO Case Study
    SEO
    Premiere Works - SEO Case Study

Straight North Team Bios

  • Director of Content Strategy
    Brad Shorr
    Director of Content Strategy
    Brad Shorr is the Director of Content Strategy at Straight North. He has more than 25 years of sales and marketing experience. Brad is a skilled content strategist, social media marketer and SEO copywriter. Throughout his career, he's been featured on top online publications, including Moz & Forbes.
  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
    David Duerr
    Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
    David Duerr has extensive business experience as a successful entrepreneur, senior manager and venture capitalist. His primary focus has been in the marketing services industry and with high growth business models. He has significant experience in the areas of strategy, operational management.
  • President, Chief Creative Officer
    Kevin Duffy
    President, Chief Creative Officer
    A self-motivated entrepreneur, Kevin has experience working with multinational companies, local startups and everything in between. He has helped to guide the marketing, creative direction and strategic development of hundreds of companies in a wide variety of industries.
  • Chief Strategy Officer
    Joseph Cahill
    Chief Strategy Officer
    As Straight Norths Chief Strategy Officer, Joe Cahill provides business leadership and strategy development for our company and clientele. He has an extensive background in entrepreneurial guidance, marketing, sales, product planning and operations management.
  • Chief Operating Officer
    Aaron Wittersheim
    Chief Operating Officer
    As Chief Operating Officer at Straight North, Aarons focus is on Internet marketing services, website service and technology. He provides a critical link between technology and strategic Internet marketing by ensuring that the agency maintains the technical efficiency.
  • Vice President, Sales
    Ian Stevenson
    Vice President, Sales
    Ian brings 10 years of ground-up Internet marketing experience to his leadership role in directing Straight Norths new business acquisition activities. His thorough understanding of real-world marketing challenges enables him to take a consultative approach with prospective clients.

Straight North Clients

  • Pro Stock Hockey
  • BluePay
  • Grove Dental Associates

Straight North Reviews

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  • Beth Whelan

    Beth Whelan

    Marketing Manager at Current Midwest

    SEO for Electrical Products Supplier
    Project Type: SEO
    Review Date: 1 December, 2022
    The SEO efforts by Straight North have significantly improved the client’s brand awareness. The client has seen a 70% increase in website traffic and a 233% increase in conversions. Their support has led to more qualified inbound leads and increased revenue. They're also fantastic communicators.
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    The SEO efforts by Straight North have significantly improved the client’s brand awareness. The client has seen a 70% increase in website traffic and a 233% increase in conversions. Their support has led to more qualified inbound leads and increased revenue. They're also fantastic communicators.
  • Delanie Olsen

    Delanie Olsen

    Marketing Specialist at Total Event Resources

    SEO Support for Experiential Marketing Agency
    Project Type: SEO
    Review Date: 26 November, 2022
    They have a wide variety of in-house talent, which has proven to be beneficial.
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    They have a wide variety of in-house talent, which has proven to be beneficial.
  • Zach Orrantia

    Zach Orrantia

    Marketing Coordinator at Hoffman Southwest

    SEM Support & Web Design for Pipeline Service Provider
    Project Type: Web Design
    Review Date: 22 November, 2022
    They’ve been willing to learn about the niche industry and offer an attentive project management style to ensure that they deliver the best results.
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