Business as unusual for more than 36 years.

Since 1987, "Burgess" has been one of the cornerstones of Maine's advertising profession. We’ve helped launch, brand and grow a mind-boggling number of businesses, in virtually every industry, from insurance and banking, to healthcare and public wellness, to manufacturing, food, biotech and more.

Our owner and CEO, Meredith Strang Burgess, has packed four or five careers into her life so far. She’s assembled an elite team to dissect marketing challenges, identify smart, sensible strategies and execute comprehensive tactics to help you achieve your goals.

  • Advertising & marketing strategies
  • Creative concepts, copy, design & production
  • Digital marketing, from web design, to SEO & SEM, to social & email
  • Publicity & public affairs

Our approach has evolved with the quantum leaps in our industry, but our reputation for strategic acumen, quality work and exceptional service remains a beacon above the fray.

Call Meredith at (207) 775-5227 to discuss how we can help, using all the tools at our disposal: digital and traditional advertising, public relations, upgrading your website, and more.

Our History

Professional Recognition

We’re focused on producing results for our clients, but if that also results in winning an award here and there along the way, well that’s good, too. We’ve won our share over the years. Here’s the latest work for which we’ve been recognized:


New England Cancer Specialists:
"Integrated Support Services" TV

New England Cancer Specialists:
"Shared Care Opportunities" TV

R.M. Davis: "The Business of Life"
Introduction Video

MaineDOT Public Information Campaign—The Veranda Plan

View our full list of awards.

Our Affiliations

We've been linking, liking and friending since before social media was even a thing. To keep up with our industry, your industry and the place we call home, we’ve maintained long relationships with these organizations: