strategic marketing and website design 

for small businesses, real estate, education, restaurants and more


how can I help?

From coaching sessions to full service marketing support, I want to take away the stress of having do your job and also be a marketer. Every brand is unique, so I create customized marketing plans based on your needs, budget and goals.

  • website design

  • brand strategy

  • print marketing

  • social media

what I've been working on

 Here is a great snapshot of some of my favorite projects. Generally, my clients sign up for continuous support, so most projects featured are active.


getting started

Every brand is unique, so your marketing plan should be too. Reach out to schedule an introduction meeting for your customized marketing proposal.

  • 1

    get in touch

    Send me an email or a message through my contact form and share a little bit about you, your business and your marketing goals.

  • 2

    schedule a meeting

    In a in-person or virtual meeting, we will go over your business and marketing goals and set up an estimated project timeline.

  • 3

    maximize your marketing

    We put our plan into action! You no longer need to worry about managing your business's marketing. I'm here to guide you! 

Lauren Rau is a marketing consultant with experience working with multi-million-dollar companies and small businesses alike. Her background in brand strategy, visual design, user experience, public relations and account management inform her iterative approach.


Lauren is fueled by her passion for understanding how people interact with marketing both traditionally and digitally. She is truly a ‘forever student’, always building on her academic success at the University of Missouri School of Journalism. In 2019, Lauren completed a User Experience/User Interface certification by tech innovation focused Flatiron School.


Her determination to turn information into action has contributed to her successes at Janet McAfee Real Estate, a nationally recognized luxury brokerage in St. Louis, Eagen, Inc., a powerful event management company providing services to companies like U.S. Bank, Lenders One and Stearns Lending, and The Dr. Oz Show, health and wellbeing tv production that at the time had over 4.5 million daily views. You can download her full resume here. 


In 2018, Lauren saw an opportunity to help small businesses and service providers throughout the St. Louis area and beyond by starting her own marketing consulting business. Lauren believes that you should be able to focus on your business and not have to worry about your marketing strategy.


Lauren is currently accepting new marketing and design projects. Reach out to to connect!

about lauren


ready to elevate your brand?

I'm excited to meet you and learn more about your business. 


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