Pure + Simple

For over 25 years, we have helped our clients build their brands and businesses. It’s creativity, hardwork and customer service. Roll up your sleeves… burn the midnight oil… whiteboard… brainstorm… execute… optimize… repeat — that’s us.

Strategy + Insight

It all starts with a plan that’s built around you and your unique story. We help you tell it best. From digital to face-to-face to broadcast to direct… we integrate and infuse your brand message and go-to-market strategy with marketing solutions and creative that generates results.

Pomp + Circumstance

It’s all about you, your clients and your conversation. Our work improves that conversation. No detail too small… no challenge too large. We know big ideas only take wing if the myriad of small details is executed flawlessly.

Size + Scale

We are the right fit for many businesses. Bigger than a small shop and more nimble than an international holding firm. We work with best in category businesses that invest in branding and marketing to reach their goals. After 25 years, we know that ROI always speaks for itself… we invite you to discover ours.


Building your brand is about looking at the big picture, setting a strategy, and defining a personality for your business. Reaching your audience is increasingly done on the small screen – online and mobile – through digital marketing. But don’t forget the value of more traditional services. The direct touchpoints can be your bottom line, helping you to win new business and generate more sales.

  • Market Research
  • Channel Strategy
  • Go-To-Market
  • ROI Metrics
  • Product Development
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Reinvigoration
  • Corporate Identity
  • Corporate Design
  • Messaging Platform
  • Logo Development
  • Repositioning
  • User Experience
  • CRM Integration
  • Social Media
  • Content Generation
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Coding
  • Analytics
  • Responsive Design
  • E-Commerce
  • Custom Apps
  • Blogs
  • Hosting
  • Display
  • Search
  • Social Media
  • Email
  • Print
  • Retargeting
  • Market Research
  • Broadcast
  • Public Relations
  • Pre/Post Production
  • Computer Generated Imagery (CGI)
  • Voice Over
  • Scripting
  • Story Boarding
  • Filming


Samples of our recent work include branding, website design and development, video production, and packaging development.

Nepsis Capital Management
Polaris Greystone Financial Group, LLC
Stonemark Wealth Management
O’Donnell Financial Group
IRON Financial
Semper Capital Management
Modern Woodmen Bank
Chicago Board of Trade
Four Springs Capital Trust
Capital Trading Group
Food Courier
Page Turn Pro
Towneley Capital Management
Egan | Simon
Titan Lists & Mailing Services
CME Group
Chicago Public Library
Mediqus Asset Advisers
World Book
US Cellular
Ausdal Financial Partners
Metal Era
DANA Investment Advisors


Our products will help grow your brand. Offering next level digital branding products, we have a proven track record of client success. We've taken our insights and developed powerful products and services designed to take you to the next level.

To compete and win, today's advisor needs an integrated digital marketing approach. First generation websites and stock videos just aren‘t going to cut it. TE+A offers wealth managers Digital HUB, a custom bundle that upgrades and integrates all your digital assets, including:
  • Corporate Website
  • Video Production
  • Email Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Search
  • Mobile
Our Automated Marketing Platform helps generate high quality leads, convert those leads, and keep your current clients informed. AMP seamlessly manages your marketing campaigns across email, blogs, webinars, social media, and events to dynamically execute:
  • Lead Generation Campaigns
  • Lead Acceleration Campaigns
  • Current Client Campaigns
  • Integrated Reporting Across all Touchpoints
  • Includes all Creative and Messaging
  • CRM Integration
TOP is our highly targeted traffic driving and lead generation platform. We blend just the right mix of fresh creative, paid search, targeted banners, and digital PR to give your firm the optimal number of quality leads at the right price.
  • Upfront Media Research and Planning
  • Includes all Creative and Messaging
  • Dynamic Form Capture
  • Paid Search
  • Targeted Display Ads
  • Optimized and Reported on a Weekly Basis


Meet our core team of experienced digital strategists, branding experts, art directors, designers, and developers.

Bill Egan, President

Bill is involved in all aspects of the agency, from business development to creative to strategy. Bill holds a Bachelors Degree in Communications from Loyola University of Chicago. He has a passion for art, music and football.

Brad Feldmar, EVP Business Development

Brad leads all sales and marketing strategies for TE+A. Brad graduated from Indiana University and has over 20 years of marketing and technology experience. Brad is passionate about the Cubs, Blackhawks, and flavored vodkas.

Dave Cermak, Creative Director

Dave graduated from the American Academy of Art in Chicago and has been a key member of the creative team since the agency started. He has a passion for the outdoors and is an award winning national angler.

Gary Qu, Chief Operating Officer

Gary has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Shanghai Jiaotong University with a concentration in International Business and an MBA from University of Manchester (UK). He loves movies and owns a cinema with his brother.

Megan Gopp, Senior Art Director

Megan has a Bachelors Degree in Advertising with a concentration in Design from Michigan State University. She’s passionate about her MSU Spartans and Chicago's ever-changing restaurant scene.

Anurag Ahuja, Director of Digital Services

Anurag has a Bachelors Degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, a MS from Clarkson University and a MBA from the University of Chicago. His hobbies include cycling, golf, and tennis.

Fred Steingraber, Senior Account Director

Fred has a Bachelors of Arts Degree from Duke University and a MBA in Consumer Marketing /Brand Strategy and Data Analytics. He loves all things digital, craft beers, and solving mysteries with his dog Fritz.

Eric Johnson, Chief Financial Officer

Eric has a Bachelors in Economics from the University of Illinois and a MBA of Corporate Finance. He also has a commercial pilot license and enjoys anything aviation-related, as well as photography, spending time with family and playing 60+ MSBL baseball.

Hanna Klein, Account Executive + Designer

Hanna has a degree in Communication with a concentration in Advertising from Boston University. She adores all things hockey (especially the Blackhawks), photography, and traveling.

Harrison Carter, Technology + Web Manager

Harrison comes from Depaul University, with a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science with a concentration in Software Engineering. He loves reading science fiction, exploring the Chicago food scene, and cheering on the Blackhawks.

Brandy Tillman, Administrator

Brandy is the Supervision of the office and has a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science from Saint Xavier University. She has a passion for music, sports, and loves spending time with her family.


- Sep 2, 2016


Phone: (312) 578-1590

If you are looking for an agency to help build your brand, reach your audience, and sell more services – contact us.

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