Chandlerthinks is a strategic minded, agent-based marketing company that helps communities create a sense of place and assists brands in developing their strongest voice.
We believe clients deserve a team of specialists instead of a house of generalists. This allows clients and related projects to always have the right people for the job versus whomever happens to be available. Want to know more about "agent-based marketing?" Ask Steve and he'll give you a great story about The Hulk.
We're located at 324 Main Street, Suite 2, Franklin, Tennessee 37064— just a few miles south of Music City.
Our primary focus is leading and managing the process of place branding for cities, communities and tourism destinations. Collectively, our team has assisted more than 50 communities with the process of developing a competitive identity for the purpose of building tourism, economic development and community momentum.
We help places promote themselves. Attractions, events, festivals, museums, tours, schools, communities and DMOs. We help them with research, determine ROI, develop marketing plans, social media coaching, digital marketing and the good, old-fashioned traditional advertising.
Do you need an economic impact study for your festival or event? Learn more here.
We do a lot of digital marketing for clients for one reason - today's marketers demand to "fish where the fish are." As a result, the evolving needs of clients are focused on learning what's next in social media and staying relevant in the creation and harvesting of their digital footprint. Social, search, web development and more. Sure. We've got a "guy" for that — we create a team of specialists, remember?
You know you've struck a chord with your branding direction when other local organizations are asking to use elements. That's what is happening in Bowling Green.
Both work and play are important in Carlsbad and one is truly not fulfilling without the other.
They love their outdoors.
Okay, maybe professor is a strong word, but for the fourth year in a row Steve Chandler will be teaching the Destination Branding curriculum for the Southeast Tourism Society’s Marketing College the week of May 15 - 19.
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Chandlerthinks, a Franklin-based branding and marketing firm, won the first ever Power of Research Award presented by the Southeast Travel and Tourism Research Association (SETTRA) at the Southeast Tourism (STS) Spring Symposium on March 29 in Knoxville. The Power of Research Award is designed to recognize organizations that use research to improve a destination.
Why does every destination need branding? Because sometimes we just aren’t very good when it comes to introducing ourselves to others.
Chandlerthinks utilizes an agent-based marketing model. In other words, we believe clients require a team of specialists, not a house of generalists. Please meet just a few of those specialized marketing agents.