Native American Chad Germann has always been inspired to help tribes do well. Germann, 43, owner and CEO of the 50-person Minneapolis advertising agency, Red Circle, and member of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, has led a growing agency team through 15 years of helping over 85 native casinos profit.
Mark Nigon Joins Red Circle as Director of Media Services
Red Circle announced today that they have been selected as the official Agency of Record for Avi Resort & Casino, a Vegas style casino in Nevada managed by Warner Hospitality. The Minneapolis-based casino and racino agency will handle Avi Resort & Casino’s creative, digital, and traditional media effective November 1.
Chad Germann, Mille Lacs Band member and Founder/CEO of Red Circle, will speak on a panel exploring the relationship between art and science in casino advertising at the 32nd annual Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention. Presented by the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA), the convention is being held in San Diego on April 10 – 13.
Mille Lacs Band member and Founder/CEO of Red Circle, Chad Germann, will speak at the National Reservation Economic Summit (RES) presented by The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development. Germann will share his experience as a native entrepreneur on the panel 40 UNDER 40 Leadership: Embracing the Challenge to Serve. The conference is being held at The Mirage hotel in Las Vegas March 13 – 16, 2017.
Red Circle Executive Vice President Angel Suarez is slated to speak at the internationally-renowned Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming in Tucson, Arizona on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Suarez will share how insights from his tenure working with big sports companies such as ESPN, Gatorade and USA TODAY Sports led to an understanding of how to use data to evolve breakthrough creative advertising concepts into action-generating marketing tactics.
Inc. magazine ranked Red Circle Advertising Agency No. 1,061 on its 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy — America’s independent entrepreneurs.
The Telly Awards named Red Circle as a major award winner in the 36th Annual Telly Awards for their piece titled “No Honor in Racism,” as well as Grand Casino Mille Lacs and Grand Casino Hinckley brand pieces titled “Tony,” “Lovebirds,” and “Cadillac.” These eleven awards rose above nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries.
Red Circle netted two silver awards in the 11th Annual W3 Awards. The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA) recently unveiled the winners of these prestigious awards, which honor the best of the web, including websites, marketing programs, social content, mobile site/apps and online video. Endorsed and judged by the AIVA, a group comprised of top-tier professionals, applicants are held to a high standard of excellence throughout the judging process.
MINNEAPOLIS, Apr. 28, 2017 — Angel Suarez, Executive Vice President of Red Circle, will give a presentation focusing on millennials in gaming at the Southern Gaming Summit. Produced by Casino Journal, the three-day conference takes place in Biloxi, Mississippi on May 2 – 4.