American Mass Media is an advertising agency. We help you sell more of what you sell. It's not magic. It's creativity mixed with real business acumen, and, well, maybe a little magic. It's understanding how people really consume, how they live, and what they want. Then, we insert you into their conversation, the only conversation that matters.
Papa Charlie’s is a family-run business that sells frozen and refrigerated meat and gravy products, including Chicago’s famous Italian Beef. We promote Papa Charlie’s through radio advertising and email marketing, and have coordinated professional sports sponsorships for their company.
At American Mass Media, we created a website and online store for Papa Charlie’s, and have enhanced their online presence through social media management across several channels. Digital services provided include: content creation, contests, advertisements and responsive customer service interactions on social media. We also create, test and photograph recipes to share with Papa Charlie’s social media followers.
In early 2015, Papa Charlie’s began selling its products in Publix grocery stores in the American south in FL, TN, AL, GA, and SC. We created and implemented a media strategy that has successfully educated and engaged this new audience. Go to Papa Charlie's website.
The Vrdolyak Law Group is a family owned and operated law practice that has been serving Chicago since 1963. At American Mass Media, we produce their television and radio ads as well as manage their media buying and planning for those ads. We also provide the Vrdolyak Law Group with PR services. Go to Vrdolyak website.
Just Pawn is a Pawn Shop owned and operated by Randy and Hy from truTV's hit show Hardcore Pawn: Chicago. American Mass Media created a website to highlight the business, the owners' personalities, and energy of one of Chicago's most famous pawn shops.
Hardcore Pawn: Chicago is a reality television show that takes place at Royal Pawn Shop in Chicago. American Mass Media produced and promoted the truTV hit show, which premiered to over 2.1 million viewers, setting a new record on the network.
The Asian American Business Expo is a free, non-profit annual event that promotes entrepreneurship opportunities for Asian American immigrants.
Here at American Mass Media, we coordinate every aspect of the Expo from sponsorship solicitation and event sales to day-of event management and photography. We promote the event across radio, digital media and print - both mainstream media outlets and the smaller community papers of the event’s target demographic. We also help the Expo create relationships with government officials, community leaders and other nonprofit organizations.
In addition we designed, developed and continue to update the Expo's website. Go to Asian American Business Expo website
Valpo Velvet is an ice cream manufacturer based out of Valparaiso, IN. They have been making homemade ice cream since they began in 1947.
We have created and produced a number of recipe and "how-to" food videos using Valpo Velvet products. We work heavily on social media for Valpo, creating engaging and relevant content. Our work on their social media accounts has increased their online presence. We also have completed product photography for them and use the photos for a variety of purposes.
Brontë Fall is a Chicago-based Americana-Rock band with a strong feminine viewpoint. Lead singer, Teri Bracken, founded the band as they got their start in 2015. She also wrote the songs on their debut album, Silhouette Dances.
We created a website for Brontë Fall and worked to enhance their online presence through various social media accounts. We provide Brontë Fall with PR services, mainly associated with their debut album and concert. American Mass Media has filmed and produced music videos for Brontë Fall and provided them with photography and graphic design services in creating their concert poster and CD packaging. Go to Brontë Fall's website.
The Masters of Product Design and Development Management Program (MPD) is a Northwestern University degree program for active professionals whose careers would benefit from product design and development skills. American Mass Media provides MPD with content strategy, media planning and media buying services across television, radio and print media.
Online, we handle MPD’s social media presence and pay-per-click advertisements as well as website development. We also provide PR services as needed. Go to MPD website.
The Masters of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) is a Northwestern University degree program for active IT professionals who are looking to improve and broaden their technical skills while they learn the application of key business principles such as finance, marketing and project management. At American Mass Media, we provide MSIT with content strategy, media planning and media buying services across television, radio and print media.
Online, we handle MSIT’s social media presence and pay-per-click advertisements. We also provide PR services as needed. Go to the MSIT website.
Golden Hill Ingredients is an ingredient supplier to U.S. food processing customers. We designed and developed their logo and website to create a modern and streamlined digital experience, and to spotlight their commitment to sustainable practices and transparency. Go to Goldenhill Ingredient Website.
The Young Athletes Cancer Society (YACS) is an organization who works to provide resources and support for young athletes. They also complete research about the relationship between crumb rubber and specific medical concerns.
At American Mass Media, we designed and produced a website about crumb rubber. It includes a survey to gather more data for their research.
Professional Life & Casualty Company offers whole life insurance, term life insurance and tax-deferred annuity products.
We produce television and radio advertisements for PLC, and mange their media planning and buying for TV and radio. To create a digital presence for the company, we designed and developed a website that showcases and explains their services. We also provide social media strategy and planning services, and create pay-per-click advertising campaigns. Go to PLC insurance website.
Celebrity cookbook author and baker, Rose Levy Beranbaum and her signature non-stick baking products.
Edokko is a Japanese and Sushi restaurant located in Lenexa, Kansas. We help Edokko stay connected with their customers through email marketing and social media. We create and send monthly e-newsletters to email list subscribers, and make regular social media posts that promote dining and drink specials. We also designed their restaurant menus.
We created a website for Edokko that would give visitors easy access to their monthly specials and catering services. Go to Edokko website.
Charter Fitness is a Midwestern fitness club chain with over 45 locations in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana. We handle the company's PR and marketing needs including media planning and buying, television ad production and outdoor advertisements.
We also designed and developed a website for them to allow both current and potential clients to access their key information and resources. Go to Charter Fitness website.
SportSafe markers are waterproof, nontoxic body markers used by athletes in races and other events to identify and motivate themselves. We created a website for SportSafe where customers can learn about their products, and purchase them through an eCommerce relationship with Amazon.
We also overhauled SportSafe’s visual branding through logo design, product packaging design and photography services. Go to SportSafe website.
American Mass Media is a full-service advertising agency located in the Loop in Chicago, IL
Our services include creative work, public relations, media planning & buying, video production, and website design & development.
Call us at 312-233-2866
Ms. Ng is the founder and president of AMM.
She manages all aspects of the company.
Ms. Ng is the media buyer, advising clients on cost- effective advertising strategies.
Shelly is also a producer of truTV's reality TV show "Hardcore Pawn: Chicago".
Ms. Ng started her media career 18 years ago as a news anchor and video editor at Macau TV.
She later worked in advertising sales at the CBS Radio station WBBM News radio in Chicago. Ms. Ng holds a Master's Degree from Eastern Illinois University, and is the author of the book "Radio Advertising Does Not Work. Says Who?"
Mr. Webdell is in charge of all aspects of creative work. He is an award-winning graphic designer with 18 years of design experience for brands, websites and TV.
He is also a producer of truTV's reality TV show "Hardcore Pawn: Chicago".
Before AMM, Mr. Webdell worked on projects for clients such as MTV Asia, PhillipMorris, Ford Motor Company and Visteon Corporation. He holds a Bachelor's degree from Butler University.
Eddie is an Executive Producer for television entertainment projects.
"RADIO ADVERTISING DOES NOT WORK." SAYS WHO? is a no-nonsense approach to radio advertising written in everyday language that every advertiser can read. Written by American Mass Media President, Shelly Ng, the book provides insider-knowledge of the industry. Used by Universities and professionals around the world, this is a must-read book about advertising.
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Last night Shelly and Kathriona prepared 20 homemade dinners, and handed them to the homeless on Lower Wacker. We w… https://t.co/bgkpOWjh6G
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The first new Royal Pawn Shop Chicago segment on The Jam TV Show on WCIU. Jon Hansen is a super talent! Good to see… https://t.co/xEVobP2ZR8
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Last night Shelly and Kathriona prepared 20 homemade dinners, and handed them to the homeless on Lower Wacker. We wished we could help everyone, but we were comforted that at least 20 people went to sleep fed and warm. Our efforts will continue.
The first new Royal Pawn Shop Chicago segment on The Jam TV Show on WCIU. Jon Hansen is a super talent! Good to see Randy of Hardcore Pawn: Chicago and Elyse of Hardcore Pawn: Chicago back on TV! More Royal Pawn segments coming soon!
Haymarket Pub & Brewery is brewing #ResilienceIPA in collaboration with Sierra Nevada and almost 1,000 other craft brewers! 100% of the proceeds will be donated to help those affected by the California wildfires. We produced this video to help them tell their story. Watch below! Amazing people over at Haymarket! #ButteStrong