March 17, 2017 : Agency News, Awards

MINNEAPOLIS (March 17, 2017) — Carmichael Lynch Relate was named Outstanding Midsize Agency of the Year and received honorable mention for overall Agency of the Year at the PRWeek Awards ceremony in New York City last night. The agency was applauded for a year of unprecedented success, innovation and expansion. 

“This win speaks volumes to the passion, drive, creativity and commitment that the team at Carmichael Lynch Relate brings to work and our clients day-in and day-out,” said Carmichael Lynch Relate President Julie Batliner. “And we thank our amazing clients that partner with us to do exceptional work. This is an exciting and rewarding time at Carmichael Lynch Relate – I couldn’t be prouder of the team here today – and I’m excited for the future ahead of us.”


March 09, 2017 : Agency News

MINNEAPOLIS (March 9, 2017) – Carmichael Lynch announced today that President Marcus Fischer will be named the agency’s fourth CEO in its 55-year history.

“Marcus has been pivotal in building the momentum and success of Carmichael Lynch in recent years. He has proven his ability to successfully manage the business, while simultaneously inspiring the people around him,” said current CEO Mike Lescarbeau, who will move to the role of executive chairman. “In the last few years, Marcus has built a leadership team that is committed to collaboration and interdependence across disciplines to build a unique and unrivaled offering of advertising and PR under one roof, and I’m excited for the future of the agency under his leadership.”


March 06, 2017 : Agency News

MINNEAPOLIS (March 6, 2017) – Evereve, a national retail brand dedicated to empowering moms through fashion, has partnered with creative agency of record Carmichael Lynch to launch its first ever fully integrated campaign to redefine what “Dress Like A Mom” means today:

Mom jeans. Mom shoes. Mom clothes. They’ve gotten a bad rap. An unfair rap. And at Evereve, we’re here to set the record straight. Because to us, moms aren’t one thing. They’re everything. Who else in the world works like a mom, hustles like a mom, leads like a mom and loves like a mom? No one is more beautiful, and no one is more stylish. Which is why we’ve made it our mission to reclaim what it means to Dress Like a Mom.


February 28, 2017 : Agency News, Awards

MINNEAPOLIS (February 28, 2017) – Carmichael Lynch Relate President and Carmichael Lynch Managing Partner Julie Batliner has been recognized by She Runs It as a Working Mother of the Year for 2017.

Batliner is one of 26 honorees nationwide. Winners were designated among three categories – Trailblazer Moms, Established Moms, and New-To-Motherhood Moms – recognizing the unique career challenges and choices that women navigate at various stages of motherhood. The honorees were chosen from more than 250 nominations.