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About mixtape marketing

We are an award winning, full-service
marketing and advertising agency in Austin, TX.

Our shop embodies the best of our many years of big agency, client-side, small business and international experience. We’re built on the Golden Rule and powered predominantly by referrals, many from other agencies. The Austin community is our first love, but our clients span many regions and industries. They range from startups we help name to Fortune 50 household names.

We’re relationship-driven and honest to a fault. Like the intensely personal and exhaustive act of creating a cassette mixtape, we work tirelessly to articulate each client’s unique purpose and message in everything we do for them. It’s not just a romantic notion—we believe it’s the right way to do business.

We Listen Intently, Think Creatively & Act Efficiently

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Our Agency, by the Numbers

years in business
avg tacos consumed per year
issues settled on the b-ball court
home, now and forever

We Don’t Market Mixtapes
( It’s Just a Clever Name )

Meet Our Team

We’re family and treat others like family, too.

We wear lots of hats and frequently outpace other agencies our size (and larger). We work hard and work hard… and then we make time to play hard. We also believe in making time to give back to the Austin community that’s been so good to us — Learn more about our Pause+Give VTO initiative and the deserving organizations and causes we’re currently supporting.

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Charlie Brown

Co-Founder + Principal
Strategist, Digital/Media Master

Mobile Loaves & Fishes

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Ben Steckbeck

Co-Founder + Principal
Strategist, Wordsmith

Keep Austin Beautiful

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Craig Steckbeck

Creative/Art Director
Branding & Packaging Prodigy

Austin Pets Alive!

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Aurora (Reyes) Brown

Executive Producer

Mobile Loaves & Fishes

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Scott Doughty

Lead Developer

Refugee Services of Texas

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Laura Granfortuna

Graphic Designer

Central Texas Food Bank

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We’ve Been Part of Some Incredible
Client Stories & Projects Since 2009

Chameleon Cold-Brew: Branding & Packaging

White Construction Company: Print Collateral

Silicon Labs: Product Launch

Ketner Group: Custom Website

University of Texas at Austin: Mental Health Campaign

GBKH LLP: Rebranding

Alexa Management / 7A Ranch: Branding

Senior Living Reports: Animated Video

Kerrville Pediatrics: Logo

Silicon Labs: Company Video

Liberty Mutual Insurance: Interactive Banners

Granddaddy’s: Branding & Packaging

Like a good mixtape, a marketing mix
should create an impact
greater than the sum of its parts

Our Agency Capabilities

Ready to Reach Your Audience & Make a Statement?

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These Are Some of the Folks Who’ve Trusted Us

Our Latest & Greatest

Client & Founder Interviewed on FOX 7 Austin

We’ve had the privilege of knowing and working with with Matthew Novelli since May. Matthew has battled kidney failure his entire life and needs a…

mixtape Named to Clutch’s Texas and Austin Lists of Top B2B Companies

Huzzah! We made Clutch’s 2021 lists of ‘Top B2B Companies in Texas’ and ‘100 Top-Performing B2B Providers from Austin, Texas.’ It’s great to be recognized…

416 Days

Today is our first day back in the office together since March 13, 2020. Given all that’s happened in the world while we were remote,…

RIP Lou Ottens, Inventor of the Cassette Tape

Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Lou Ottens, who died today at the age of 94. Among his many contributions, Lou invented…


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1509 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756


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