November 17, 2016
Brian Holmes, Carisa Holmes-Peters, and Kevin Holmes stand atop a tall building with the city of Springfield, Ohio in the background.

Owning a Business with Siblings

I am always fascinated with stories of businesses run by siblings. That fascination no doubt comes from my first-hand personal experience of growing up in a […]
March 15, 2017
Holmes Marketing new Graphic Designer, Jenny Reolfi

Joining the Holmes Team

Who I Am My name is Jenny Reolfi, a twenty-five year old graphic designer newly added to the Holmes Marketing team. I was born and raised […]
July 24, 2017
Business people waiting for job interview

Hiring for Small Businesses – Tips for Finding the Right Person

How Adding the Right Team Member to Your Small Business Can Make You Laugh or Cry I started interviewing 24 years ago at the inexperienced age […]
January 31, 2018
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Dear Clients: You are Always on Our Minds

The After Hours Idea Text Imagine… it’s 10:31 p.m. on a Tuesday evening. You’re finishing an episode of whatever show you’re currently binge-watching and your phone […]
March 6, 2018
My Leadership Journey: Kevin Holmes

My Leadership Journey: Kevin Holmes

I first felt like a leader when I was much younger and not yet in any sort of official leadership role. I worked alongside colleagues who […]
March 24, 2018
My Leadership Journey: Carisa Holmes

My Leadership Journey: Carisa Holmes

Where it all Began… My leadership role began at the early age of 20. I embarked on my journey without the benefit of a formal training […]
April 6, 2018
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The Culture at Holmes Marketing Services

It all Started in 1974… The leadership culture of Holmes began with the single vision of my father: the sole decision maker, owner, and employee meant […]
April 20, 2018
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repurpose - Earth Day 2018

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: The Three R’s of Business

With Earth Day taking place this Sunday the 22nd of April 2018, I wanted to bring light to a wasteful part of a business that is […]
May 9, 2018
team building

What Team Building Exercise Should You Do This Summer?

Why Team Building? At some point in your career, you have most likely been subject to a team building exercise. These activities can sometimes be a […]