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Who We Are

At Westergaard, we are Brand Driven in everything we do. For over 30 years, we have provided strategic brand consultation and creative services to businesses large and small from our offices in Central and Eastern Iowa. We work with our client partners to build strong brands and activate them across appropriate media touch points.

Meet The Team

Dean Westergaard
President, Brand Strategist

Nick Westergaard
Vice President, Brand Strategist

Angie Cottrell
Brand Strategist

Macy Koch
Director of Social Strategy

Cate Dicharry
Agency Services Manager

Susan Hofmann
Project Coordinator

Kristie Anderson

Sarah Moy
Search Marketing Coordinator

Meghann Foster
Digital Marketing Specialist

Pam Dearden
Media Coordinator

Office Mascot, Thought Leader

Guerilla Marketing Guru

What We Do

At Westergaard, we work to build strong brands and activate them across relevant touch points. Touch points encompass all media and messaging encountered during a customer’s experience with your brand. Please select a touchpoint to learn more about our capabilities in each area:

Brand Development

At Westergaard, we are brand driven. Every campaign starts with a strong brand at its core. From logo/identity development to long-term brand stewardship and strategic consultation, we work with you on positioning your brand and creating a compelling story for your audience.


It starts with a business objective. From there, our team works to develop a brand message that engages and excites the target audience. Our media experts then work to find optimal placement for your message to achieve the desired results. It’s all about fit — message and media. And nobody does it better than the Westergaard team.


In additional to traditional media expertise, our team is also steeped in new media experience as well. Whether it’s building out your brand’s online web presence our reaching out with inbound digital efforts like email and social media, Westergaard offers you a total solution for new media marketing

Selected Clients

Willis Auto Campus
Des Moines, Iowa
ACT, Inc.
Iowa City, Iowa
Wyckoff Industries
Carlisle, Iowa
Hummel’s Nissan
Urbandale, Iowa
National Assoc. of Manufacturers
Washington, DC
Iowa River Landing
Coralville, Iowa
Hills Bank & Trust Company
Hills, Iowa
Iowa’s Creative Corridor
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Sarah’s Hallmark
Johnston, Iowa

Contact Us

Every business has a story to tell. Your business has a story too. We’d love to help you tell it. Please contact Westergaard using the form below.