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A Merely Amazing
Of Our Creative Work


Monday Night Football

To help ABC Sports celebrate Monday Night Football’s 35th anniversary season, our objective was to capture the […]

Canterbury Park

Horse racing has lost much of the social relevance it held in mid-century America. Although there were […]


The VH1 viewer is typically older, more affluent and more educated than its sister network MTV’s viewer. […]


Not long ago PENTAX made the best-selling SLR camera in the world. The K1000 was an icon […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield

College-students are one of the most vulnerable audiences to cigarette marketing, with only straight-to-work young adults having […]

Mystic Lake

Create a brand that is friendly, fun and inclusive so as to make the reservation an appealing […]

Minnesota Twins

The Twins had the lowest payroll in baseball, nine consecutive losing seasons, and had finished last the […]

Urban Eatery

Throwing all we knew about best practices in outdoor advertising out the window, we created a billboard […]


We have a long history of collaborating with the folks at Irish Born Hospitality, owners of O’Donovan’s […]

Minnesota Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves have been a Minnesota professional sports asset for almost 25 years.  They’ve had their […]


The IT services category is filled with sterile, faceless communications that are heavily weighted toward the rational. […]


Domtar Printing Papers is one of the largest paper suppliers in Canada with 70% market share among […]


Dublin is a film production house that needs to advertise in advertising trade publications; trade publications with […]

Mental Health of America Texas

Mental health awareness is a category that is surrounded by a lack of knowledge, confusion and embarrassment. […]


As a premium military and tactical brand, BLACKHAWK! was well-known in their rough-and-tumble niche market. However, from […]


It began as a tale of woe: two self-professed beer aficionados discovered that they were allergic to […]

Miller Lite

Nine months after winning the account, Ogilvy launched, in partnership with Miller Lite, the “Grab a Miller. […]

Mayo Clinic Health System

After twenty years of operating the regional clinics, hospitals and care centers, Mayo Clinic was ready to […]

Northern Tool & Equipment

Northern Tool + Equipment does tools for guys and had for the last 20 years, but they […]

Boston Scientific

The stent category was following a life-cycle curve toward commoditization, and Boston Scientific was preparing to launch […]

St. Paul Companies

The medical industry had been consolidating at a rapid pace. Insurance programs and premiums were reflective of […]


Calabrio is a workforce optimization software company whose products and services had them moving up fast in […]


iWireless was an undifferentiated, transactional brand using promotion as a means of customer retention. In 2013, they […]

TCF National Bank

TCF Bank had been focused on meeting customer acquisition goals through heavy promotional campaigns. These campaigns touted […]

Client Roster
Past and Current


Patrick Hunt

President & CEO

Doug Adkins

Chief Creative Officer & Vice President

Holli Maines

Director of Client Services

Shanna Apitz

Director of Digital Strategy

Steve Mitchell

Creative Director

Glenn Gray

Interactive Creative Director

Josh Smerick

Director of Strategic Planning

Leah Reini

Media Strategy Director


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Please get in touch with us for additional information about Hunt Adkins. E-mail or call Holli Maines, Director of Client Services.

Email addresshmaines@huntadkins.com
Phone: 612.339.8003