At over 6,500 ft, CSK is the highest branding and strategic marketing firm in North America. We might not be the biggest, or the oldest, or the most expensive — but our high altitude thinking provides the clarity and vision to create practical strategies that actually work, regardless of the elevation.

your brand
our experience 
why brand 
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Your brand is an experience that impacts each and every aspect of your organization. From in-house decisions to external communications, your brand has the power to define your success, maximize your impact and change the world.

By aligning your mission and vision with your brand promise and brand perceptions, and living it out across every touch point in your organization. But you don’t have to do it alone. We’re in this together. And we’ve got a proven method that works. One that can help you build and live your brand from the inside out.

what we do 

We are a multi-disciplinary brand and strategic marketing firm that is dedicated to helping our clients compete more effectively through clear market differentiation, consistent brand delivery across all touch points and cost effective go-to-market implementation. We provide comprehensive services including market analysis, brand strategy, brand identity, brand management and strategic marketing, as well as more limited services that meet a specific need. Each client is unique, and we tailor our approach and draw upon those resources that can best accomplish your goals.

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who we are 

We believe that it is not only important to have a good fit between the firm’s expertise and the client’s needs, but also a good fit between cultures. We work closely with our clients and we want our clients to feel comfortable with our working relationship. We enjoy an open, collaborative, free-thinking and fun environment that encourages creativity, balanced with serious problem-solving. We don’t take ourselves seriously, but we do take our work seriously. Continue reading

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C stands for Cheryl, S stands for Steve and K stands for Keith — our founders, who set the personal “voice” of CSK by using the letters of their first names as the name of the firm. Cheryl, Steve and Keith are all seasoned professionals who each bring their own unique expertise and personality which, taken together, sets the tone for an equally unique organization.

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Our directors bring to CSK a diversity of experience and expertise in brand strategy, strategic marketing, public relations, social media and design. They help lead and guide our client engagements, as well as help lead and guide the organization in support of the founders.

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hibbard building
19 s tejon street
suite 400
colorado springs
co 80903

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The CSK Group: Helping Hospitality & Travel Shine

June 5th, 2012 The CSK Group is honored to be the exclusive Strategic Brand Marketing & Design Partner of the 2012 Cornell Hospitality Icon & Innovator Awards. How the Stars of the Hospitality World Came Out to Shine! When Cornell’s famed School of Continue Reading

Developing Thick Skin

April 11th, 2012 I have an old adage that goes something like this:  all people are experts in two things: compensation (what everyone else should get paid) and marketing. As strategic branders and marketers, we develop pretty thick skin — mostly because we Continue Reading

For a Brand to be Unforgettable . . . It Must be Emotional

March 13th, 2012 The pen might be mightier than the sword, but can too many words kill your chances of being heard? The key to successful brand communications is not to talk endless logic and facts and numbers (although they do have a Continue Reading