Marek Group Acquires Minneapolis Marketing Firm Brandspring Solutions

The Marek Group, a nationally recognized commercial printing firm, is pleased to announce they have acquired Brandspring Solutions, a Minneapolis based marketing agency. 

The Marek Group, headquartered in Waukesha, WI provides advanced offset and digital print applications for Fortune 500 companies, direct marketing agencies and businesses with fulfillment and specialty packaging needs. 

Brandspring Solutions ( creates custom marketing solutions for primarily b2b companies, as well as b2c and non-profit clients. Brandspring has been an instrumental provider of innovative web to print and variable data solutions for client-unique applications, a key capability the Marek Group says will help better serve their clients and grow their web to print business. 

“We’re taking our solution development strategy to a whole new level,” said Tami Marek, President of The Marek Group. “We found an exceptional partner who brings substantial digital marketing resources to our company, intellectual property and a history of superior performance that is entirely consistent with our culture as we continue to innovate print with technology solutions.” 

Dave Maiser, founder and President of Brandspring Solutions commented, “We are excited about being a part of The Marek Group. We see great synergy between the companies and know that together we can expand our market presence and provide top to bottom marketing solutions to our clients.” 

Marek Group CEO Fuzzy Marek said the acquisition is a strategic move— an opportunity that not only transforms and diversifies their business model, but offers a new level of marketing access clients can benefit from. “We’re taking solutions upstream and bridging a gap that brings a whole new set of tools to clients. “We prefer being on the forefront, revolutionizing the way clients can go to market, helping them streamline their process and workflow,” added Marek. 

Over the last decade, The Marek Group has operated atypical to conventional printing companies. Built on a foundation of customer satisfaction and expansion of print capabilities; the focus has always been on the future. Today Marek’s future is led by their unique capabilities— state-of-the-art technology that delivers quality, performance, productivity and flexibility; their G7 certification ensuring exceptional print standards; a growing web to print business about to go to the next level, and now marketing consulting services with the addition of Brandspring Solutions. 

Brandspring will operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary. Both companies will retain their current locations and employee base.