About Us

Barbara Eilert founded Eilert Communications in 2002 to provide strategic marketing and communications services for small- to medium-sized businesses. She assembled and directs a top-flight team of strategists, marketers, graphic artists, and writers skilled in online and offline marketing. In the years since, the company has a proven record of success crafting strategic marketing mixes, resulting in sales growth for our clients. Team skills include digital marketing, integrated marketing strategy, media relations and PR.

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Founder, CEO and President

A skilled marketing and sales professional, Barbara Eilert has served Fortune 500 companies like Ocean Spray Cranberries, Sara Lee Corporation and Boral Lifetile. From start-up companies to billion dollar businesses, Barbara’s experience spans many industries and leading brands in technology, healthcare, building and consumer package goods (CPG).

She counsels companies on business strategies, marketing mix and visibility campaigns. Her media work has benefited clients with mentions in national publications like the Wall Street Journal and Forbes.com. Her team works with clients on taking their business to a new level – whether turn-around, repositioning, or expansion.

Barbara has generously given of her time to the community. She’s served on boards for Community Health Charities of Kentucky, HealthSpan International and the Louisville Bach Society. She’s also contributed her marketing talents to the Louisville Master Chorale. Barbara serves as an adjunct faculty member at the Rubel School of Business for Bellarmine University. She teaches MBA courses on entrepreneurial strategy, marketing strategy and using improv for communication skills.

Contract pros

Populated with top talent and proven track records at all levels, our extended team of contracted marketing professionals brings your company the power to adeptly handle the entire marketing spectrum, from business strategy to public relations and project management.


From respected strategists with PhD’s to seasoned business pros, we tap a high level of knowledge and expertise to bring a deep talent pool to your business.

Direct and Online

Today’s marketing demands excellence in on-line direct marketing, and our professionals know the territory well, benefiting your business.

Journalists and Copy Writers

Who better to write press releases and media alerts than professional journalists and editors? Our talent pool includes professionals versed in virtually every type of media including on-line, print and broadcast.

Graphics and Art

If you require an online ad layout, Web design, logo or other graphic representation, our team of artists can deliver stunning results and clean design. We have a stable of proven talent, many with specialized expertise: package design, print and digital design.

PR and Media Relations

Need media contact? We create focused marketing lists and target your communications to the outlets best suited to your business. We connect you with the journalists covering your field.