Inspired, Integrated Branding, Marketing, and Web Design

Don’t let our modest size fool you. As a Chicago marketing and design agency, we leave a distinct footprint. We are a 100% woman-owned, award-winning, full-service marketing agency serving an impressive variety of global brands and mid- to small-size smart businesses.

Black manhole cover with yellow street line in Chicago representing street-smart marketing and design
Tanya Fretheim CEO smiling about the agency's creative marketing solutions
Some Reasons To Work Together

There’s no such thing as off-the-shelf at Street Level Studio. We’re a Chicago creative agency committed to delivering diverse thinking and “Aha!” solutions that are grounded in solid strategy and totally focused on your goals.

02.Agility and Quality

We’re responsive and quick, with a can-do spirit supported by experience. You can trust our ability to customize initiatives and count on our commitment to top-caliber execution.

03.Meaningful Results

Whether it’s an engaging web presence, social media marketing, eye-catching video, or indelible branding, we’ll help you deliver it with impact, stay relevant, and achieve the desired results.

04.Real Relationships

Just ask the clients who have been with us for decades. They appreciate having direct access to a marketing partner offering proven expertise plus personal commitment.

Our Value Proposition

We are a trusted and valued B2B and B2C marketing agency committed to our clients’ success. And we’ve been doing it for more than 35 years. We’d like to do the same for you.

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While we’re nimble and able to navigate a wide range of marketing challenges for organizations of all kinds, we have demonstrated experience in several major industries.

  • Food and Hospitality
  • Health and Wellness
  • Manufacturing
  • Financial and Business Services
  • Associations and Nonprofits
  • Consumer Packaged Goods
  • Technology
  • Government and Community Organizations


We are a member of the Association Forum
We are a member of ASAE The Center for Association Leadership
We are a member of AIGA American Institute of Graphic Arts
We are a member of NEWH The Hospitality Industry Network
We are an Industry Member of IIDA International Interior Design Association
We are an American Society of Interior Designers Industry Partner
We are a Leader Member of Highwood Chamber of Commerce

Leader member

We are a member of the Highland Park Chamber of Commerce

Lead Level Member

We are a member of the Lake Forest Lake Bluff Chamber

Silver Member