Brand Strategy | Digital Marketing | Advertising

You learn a lot after years spent on the client side…Like how to run a great agency.

The Way We See It

Our management team came up through the client side of the business. We’ve sat at your desk, walked miles in your shoes and felt your frustrations. We know what it’s like to work with an agency that’s passionate about your business versus one that’s just going through the motions. We value long-term relationships built on unwavering trust and outstanding service. And we endeavor to hire only smart, curious, hard-working people — all who have worked on the client side, and all who are committed to helping your business to grow.


The Way We Do It

Blaze was founded on a core agency model. Business strategy and creative direction are fully managed in house, while custom teams – sometimes freelancers, sometimes partner agencies – are retained to collaborate on each individual assignment. The core agency model ensures only the most qualified people are working on your behalf and enables us to work on projects once thought the domain of shops many times our size. Our pool of partner talent is both deep and broad, and we’re purposely structured to harness it efficiently and effectively to the benefit of our clients.

Our Work

We’ve had the pleasure and good fortune to contribute to the success of some remarkable brands. By pairing results-focused business strategies with creative executions across a wide spectrum of traditional and emerging platforms, we consistently deliver on objectives and delight with presentation. We invite you to browse our case studies.



With decades of combined industry experience, there’s very little that we haven’t seen or done. Here’s a sampling of the services we offer, but if you don’t see something specific you’re after, please ask. (There’s only so much you can fit on a page.)


› Brand positioning
Creative strategy
Product development
Editorial planning
Media planning & buying
Public relations
Social strategy


 Digital / Social
 Video / Television

Now it’s your turn. Tell us how we can help grow your business.


Blaze Partners

30 Danforth Street
Suite 304
Portland, Maine 04101


Contact Us

For new business inquiries, contact: Jim Hauptman.

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