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Jack of all trades Master of several
While our work has spanned a variety of industries over our 40-year history, we’ve built an extensive portfolio and knowledge base in some key areas including manufacturing, health care, optical, professional services and nonprofits.


Injection molding. Gear cutting. Metal stamping. We know manufacturing and have helped hone marketing messages for dozens of manufacturers. They appreciate our knowledge of the issues they face and our expertise in helping them engage their target markets.

Maxxon Corp

GearGrid Corp

health care

From building brand awareness to strengthening referral network communication, health care marketers at all levels are faced with tremendous challenges. Our goal is to provide the same level of care and attention as our clients provide to their patients.

Minnesota Neonatal Physicians

consumer packaged goods

At Thelen, we understand the unique marketing needs of CPG manufacturers and the many and broad audiences that our CPG clients encounter: the consumer, the retailer and the internal sales team. Our bottom-line is helping you sell more, whether it be through freestanding inserts, POP displays, packaging, social media, traditional media, online coupons, contests or sweepstakes.

Country Hearth/Village Hearth

Red Star Yeast

professional services

While the fields of expertise vary, a common objective for every client is building relationships. We’ve helped some of Minnesota’s finest investment advisors, banks and accounting firms do just that, here in St. Cloud and beyond.

Carlson Advisors

Farmers & Merchants


We believe what truly binds our community together are the selfless efforts of individuals and organizations motivated to do “the right thing.” The St. Cloud area is blessed with a number of such groups, and we’re honored to have partnered with several of them.

Catholic Charities

Mississippi Partners


Tri-County Humane Society

“ I have worked with the wonderful folks at Thelen for more than a decade and always find them creative, responsive, sensitive to budget, and, most important, delightful. ”