Meet Heather

Heather Soladay Olson is a design industry advocate. From practicing graphic designer to marketer of creative services, her career has crossed the thresholds of design firms, ad agencies, corporate in-house groups, and sole proprietorships.

Eager, ambitious, and driven: Heather’s passion extends beyond the workday to leadership and mentor activities in our local and national design community.

Heather’s purpose:

Build business relationships for creative individuals and entities.

Her mission:

Increase the visibility of all talented professionals. Encourage inclusivity in hiring. And match-make new collaborations that produce innovation.

Heather’s greatest pleasure?

Guiding peers (at all stages) in how to maximize their expertise.

See Heather’s full resume.


Services provided: marketing and new business consulting; mailing list research and prospect outreach; naming and content creation for web, social media, online profiles, and PR; talent sourcing and career guidance.

  • 5 by 5 Design
  • Blue Hot Creative
  • Christiansen Creative
  • Ciceron
  • Creative Enterprise Zone
  • Crux Collaborative
  • Designing Change
  • DUZ Creative
  • Edwards & Company
  • Florafauna
  • Franke+Fiorella
  • Franklin Press Inc.
  • Goebel Design
  • Invenshure
  • Made for Retail
  • Madesmart
  • Media Loft
  • Moving Edge Media
  • Mpls Design | Brand Lab
  • MVP Marketing + Design
  • North Hennepin Community College
  • Periscope
  • Pixelsmith
  • PLDG
  • Russell Herder
  • smARTer
  • Split Rock Studios
  • Stir Creative
  • Supervox Agency
  • Taylor Design Works
  • Thebe & Co (now Evology)
  • Westminster Town Hall Forum
  • Windmill Design
  • Wink

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