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When it comes to business partners, you have a lot of choices. So, what makes us so special? Well, for starters, we are a multi-generation family business that’s been around for over 34 years. For us, this isn’t work. It’s personal.
We’re in it for the long haul. We build our business – and yours –with an eye always on the long game. Knowledge, experience, reliability and trust – it’s all here to help target and power your business growth for the future.



Monica McKay, Partner

If it can be done, Monica’s done it. She has been working with national and international clients since 1984.  She holds an MBA from The Ohio State University and has extensive experience in all aspects of marketing, including research, strategic planning, sales and communications. Monica has been a frequent speaker nationally for major corporations and trade associations on topics such as Customer Loyalty, Communication Strategies, Market Research and Employee Engagement. 
Monica is also an avid traveler, has never met a beach she doesn't like and has an unsettling knowledge of sports trivia prior to 1990.


Jonathon McKay, Partner

Jonathon is our head data nut. He has created and delivered unique, effective growth programs for national and international organizations. With a comprehensive approach to the employee and customer experience, Jonathon helps clients develop customized metrics to create benchmarks, increase engagement and evaluate program impact. In addition, Jonathon is a frequent speaker on data-driven growth strategies and has executed more than 100 training sessions for organizations across the nation.
Jonathon is also a music-lover whose personal mission is to take in shows at the most renowned venues around the world. He’s on a perpetual search for the best places to camp and hike. (He’s open to suggestions.)


Sarah Ahern, Partner

Sarah is all about action.  She has developed and launched start-ups, programs and products as an entrepreneur and for major corporations, nonprofits and small businesses. She has years of hands-on experience in both B2B and B2C markets, with a focus on tech, supply chain and healthcare. Sarah has also facilitated many strategic workshops helping companies build strong foundations for growth. To spice it up, she rounds out her understanding of human behavior with a Masters in Health Education and experience as a Therapeutic Chef.
Sarah also loves cooking, exploring the Columbus food scene with her husband, baby girl and puppy and knows the lyrics to almost every song she's ever heard. 


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