Walker Sands Communications
Founder and CEO
Founder and COO
Walker Sands is a public relations and digital marketing agency for business-to-business technology companies. In the past two decades, we've cultivated a culture that prioritizes collaboration. While other agencies have struggled to bring public relations and digital services together, we’ve made that our foundation.
With an integrated approach to creative services, we help clients build brand awareness, enhance credibility and drive new business. Our talented teams assist our clients in a wide array of areas including public relations, content marketing, design, web services, demand generation and branding and strategy.
Walker Sands is a six-time Inc. 5000 honoree and regular recipient of some of the industry’s most prestigious awards from organizations including Entrepreneur, Holmes Report and Hermes Creative. Walker Sands was founded in 2001 and has offices in Chicago, San Francisco and Seattle. To learn more, visit walkersands.com or walkersandsdigital.com.
Mike Santoro, President and Partner
Ken Gaebler, Founder and CEO
Ellen Hanson, Founder and COO
Inc. 5000 (2013 – 2018)
The Holmes Report Top 5 Tech Agency of the Year (2018)
The Holmes Report #1 Best Small Agency to Work For (2018)
Crain's #13 Best Place to Work in Chicago (2018)
In2 SABRE Award Winner (2018)
SABRE Award Winner (2017)
AVA Digital Award Winner (2016 – 2019)
PRSA Chicago Skyline Award Winner (2013 – 2018)