3.4 of 5 27 reviews
www.olson.com Minneapolis, MN 150 to 499 Employees
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OLSON + Co. wants to ensure your brand remains distinctive. The full service marketing agency creates integrated marketing campaigns, offering such services as public relations, interactive marketing, design, brand strategy, advertising, and product development. Its client list has included a mix of regional and national names, such as the Detroit Pistons, Red Wing Shoe Company, and the University of Minnesota. In mid-2010, the agency achieved growth by merging with Denali Marketing, another marketing agency. The deal formed OLSONdenali, its dedicated practice specializing... More

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John Partilla

Chief Executive Officer

They'll use you up, then forget you.

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Pros: Top notch talent. Great people and workspace. Lots of perks: random holidays, big celebrations and opportunities at every turn if you know where to look. Everyone works hard and plays hard. Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Minneapolis, MN Apr 2014 – Reviewed Apr 14, 2014

Interview Details – Applied and was sent an automated response. Then a recruiter followed up with an email for phone interview. The recruiter couldn't even get on the phone at the right time to accomplish a phone interview. Olson is considered the pinnacle of agencies, and I just laughed and laughed that they couldn't…Full Interview

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No difficult questions, just an easy answer to move on after realizing Olson has seriously lost a step. View Answer

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