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Kilian Integrated Marketing was founded in 2008. The firm offers a range of marketing services, with an emphasis on digital. Since its founding, it has served clients and worked with channel partners from around the country. The firm prides itself on strong client service and long-term relationships. Its work has encompassed tens of product and service categories over the last decade, incorporating a unique blend of branding and direct marketing into clients' efforts.
Prior to moving back to his hometown of Wausau and starting the firm, Tom Kilian began his career working on Fortune 100 and 500 accounts at multicultural and digital agencies in the Chicago area. He has been a guest speaker in the past on marketing topics at Chicago universities, including speaking on multiple occasions at the Chicago City Treasurer's Small Business Expo at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC),
After graduating with an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma from Wausau East, Kilian studied under a scholarship at Lawrence University in Appleton, with substantial periods in both Central America and Europe, and received his Bachelor of Arts in English and Spanish.
He holds a Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) from Roosevelt University in Chicago. After serving as a graduate assistant in the department and the founding president of the university's marketing communications association, Kilian graduated at the top of his class with a 4.0 GPA.
In his free time, Kilian is active in local civic causes and volunteer activities. He was named one of Wausau's 2019 People of the Year by the Wausau Daily Herald, and was named the 2020 Marathon County Citizen of the Year by the Labor Council. Kilian was recently featured in a national webinar series on community leaders called "Living Room Leadership."