• We got Donna

    "Donna Hayes has the ability to listen to us at the airport and really understand our objectives. She considers the best interests of the airport when negotiating and I look at her as an extension of our staff. Most importantly, she brings an incredible amount of energy and excitement along with a deep understanding of the media."

    "Donna Hayes' extended knowledge of both local and regional media, excellent negotiation skills, and creativity have very much contributed to the overall success of the Rockford Park District's marketing efforts. Donna brings enthusiasm and energy to every project and her attention to detail and follow-through are second to none."
    Denise Delanty
    Manager, Marketing & Communications
    Rockford Park District

    No one does media better. Here's just a few of the benefits of working with our VP Media Services Donna Hayes:

    • Define marketing goals to support business objectives
    • Help identify target audience/demographics
    • Design and recommend media plan to reach target audience
    • Negotiate the lowest unit rates possible
    • Enhance the media buy with value-added opportunities
    • Handle all contact with media companies including contracts
    • Coordinate delivery of creative materials ensuring deadlines are met
    • Consolidate invoicing for all media purchases



Addy AwardRecord-setting!

An estimated 130,000 people attended The Chicago Rockford International Airport’s Airfest 2012, featuring the U.S. Air Force’s Thunderbirds, smashing previous attendance records. Hayes Marketing’s Chicago media buy delivers added value: popular WGN radio host Gary Meier serves as Airfest Ambassador and provides on-air support. Airfest takes off!

Latest News

Hayes Marketing Awarded Rockford Park District Media Buying Contract

Hayes Marketing Services was awarded a five year contract by the Rockford Park District to plan and implement media buying programs for all Rockford Park District local and regional advertising. The new contract extends an ongoing media buying relationship between Hayes Marketing and the Rockford Park District dating back to 2008.

Behr Tracks

Behr on the loose!

With interest in sustainability at a fever pitch, and metal scrap prices never higher, Hayes Marketing helps leading Midwest metal recycling company Behr Iron & Metal deliver its exceptional value proposition by launching a highly targeted eNewsletter, Behr Tracks & Facts!

Behr Tracks

Hayes Marketing Launches 2012 Campaign for Rockford College

Outdoor, radio, TV and internet ads combine to drive traffic - and students - to Rockford College and its Accelerated Degree Program. After only a few short weeks, classes were filled!