This Is Who We Are.
Buh-bye to the agency
Tango is the smarter way for businesses to access the strategic and tactical resources they need. We’re a team of branding and marketing veterans that works hands-on with each and every client.
Our specialty is getting to the heart of the matter quickly, designing a market-moving creative solution to match, then deploying that solution, often with the help of our regional and national media partners.
It a more personal, more responsive, and more efficient way for businesses to procure top-quality creative solutions without the hassle, expense and frustration of a traditional agency.
When you hire us, we’re not your agency, we’re your team. And we get results.
This Is Who We Are.
Jim is Tango’s lead and strategist. He was SVP of Marketing at Kerry Americas (a $12 billion food and beverage ingredients manufacturer) for nine years. There he led an in-house agency that directed marketing for five business units and the parent corporation. Prior to Kerry Americas he was a partner at Hiebing, a 120 million ad agency based in Madison, Wisconsin.
When he isn’t geeking out writing sales and marketing plans, Jim is an avid organic vegetable gardener. His 126-year-old barn/house keeps him busy with upkeep.
Jim is a former creative lead at Sapient, a 2,000-person digital agency and consultancy with offices around the globe. He is our primary brand consultant and writer. Past clients include 3M, Abbott, Advocate Health Care, Alcoa, BP, Eli Lilly, Fonterra North America, HD Supply, Kerry Ingredients & Flavours, McDonald’s Corporation, Miller Brewing Co.. Nalco Company, Sarah Lee, Takeda Pharmaceuticals and Tate & Lyle.
Outside of work, Jim serves on the board of his daughters’ Catholic school, drops in at the local maker space whenever he gets a Tuesday evening free, bakes and blogs about it. He is also an avid doodler.
Jason is an award-winning designer and art director with more than 20 years’ design experience in both digital and traditional applications, including brand development, marketing, multi-media and web design. His experience ranges from Oprah Winfrey and Toyota/Scion to small area boutiques and independent retailers.
When not in full-on designer mode, Jason is also a performing musician, a proud father of two, a lover of all things Apple, and a dedicated locavore. He also makes a mean cuppa Joe.