Design is always more interesting when you color outside the lines—that’s why we love when clients are willing to break boundaries by adding extensions and other nontraditional materials to their outdoor advertising. READ MORE
Unless you live under a rock, you’ve likely seen outdoor advertising in one form or another—whether it was a billboard, wallscape, digital display or guerilla tactics. What you might not have seen is modern day hand-painted outdoor. READ MORE
Another successful year in the bag at the American Advertising Federation’s American Advertising Awards for Burkhart Advertising. Have a look at what really WOW’ed judges and see if maybe you’ll be inspired by some of our work.READ MORE
The holiday season is upon us and we’ve got plenty of outdoor examples to celebrate.READ MORE
It’s the time of year when freshman and seniors alike make their way back to northern Indiana.READ MORE
It may be hard to believe, but we’re more than halfway through 2018. The holiday season is right around the corner. For many small businesses, the late summer months and fall are a crucial time for reaching their annual goals. But success doesn’t happen by accident – planning makes all the difference.
Outdoor advertising is versatile—it’s a great way to promote a range of products and services. But, as the summer begins in Indiana, one of our favorite uses of billboards is to promote local summer events. The annual county fair depends on billboards to drive awareness every year, and for good reason!READ MORE
Politics is a competitive place, especially in today’s bi-partisan climate. But one thing both parties can agree on is that out of home advertising is an effective way to reach potential voters.READ MORE
It’s no secret in the out of home industry that billboards and other forms of outdoor media are powerful message drivers. But what is not well known is how much more effective they are than other forms of new-age advertising.READ MORE
It’s officially spring! While the weather may not be bright and sunny just yet, we’ve rounded up our favorite fresh design picks to help us embrace the season.READ MORE
As a business owner, if you’re not working to grow your business, your business could be falling behind. It’s a neverending battle, but the rewards are worth it! And we’re here to help.READ MORE
The American Advertising Awards is an annual competition that honors the best and most effective in design and marketing. READ MORE
It’s been an incredibly creative year around the Burkhart offices, so we’ve compiled our favorite artwork from 2017! READ MORE
In today’s political environment, advertising plays a strong role in communicating key issues and elections. Leveraging outdoor advertising is a cost-effective way to promote and increase awareness of your campaign.READ MORE
The holiday spirit finds its way to billboards this time of year, and we’ve rounded up our favorite themed designs in the gallery below!READ MORE
While billboards are arguably the oldest form of advertising, their scale, reach and effectiveness easily translate into the 21st century.READ MORE
What an exciting time for outdoor advertising!READ MORE
Starting a new marketing campaign is exciting! There’s the opportunity to brainstorm, come up with creative ideas, and try out new ways to reach your customers.READ MORE
Making the right decisions for your business can be tough, especially when it comes to your marketing plan and design strategies. But did you know that asking for opinions from your friends and colleagues may be doing your business more harm than good?
“Creative content is more important and in demand than ever”
Outdoor advertising is an exercise in simplicity. This is a visual exercise.
National Oil is a petroleum distributor based in Bluffton, Indiana. In business for over 70 years, they provide gasolines, fuels, and oils for motor vehicles, home heating, and farms. In an effort to increase users of their Marathon Visa credit cards, an OOH campaign was created, leading the company toward successful results.
Tractor Supply Co. Distribution Center in Pendelton, Indiana is a behind-the-scenes facility making sure retail stores are fully stocked with a variety of agricultural and livestock supplies, tools, workwear and boots. In an effort to increase awareness of open shift positions, they turned to Burkhart and outdoor advertising for some relevant messaging and designs.
Did you know that more than half of US adults noticed billboard advertising in the last month? Most of them agreed that OOH ads are more noticeable than any other form of media.
While Generation Z is reported to be the most “accessible age group of all time,” companies are still struggling to find the best way to get their message to them with positive and profitable outcomes.READ MORE
Nick’s Kitchen is located in downtown Huntington, Indiana and is the home of the breaded pork tenderloin. A full menu, homemade pies and hand-dipped milkshakes make this local spot the perfect classic diner. Check out Nick’s Kitchen’s success story on how the use of OOH advertising increased sales and restaurant recognition in their market.READ MORE
Trends are tricky when it comes to your business. There are many questions that arise about brand integrity, relevance and competition. How do you decide which trends are worth following? How can you make a change while still remaining true to your mission?
These are all questions that Joy Chen, contributing writer to Entrepreneur Magazine, works to examine and answer in a recent article, “Capitalize on Trends But Stand Firm on Your Identity,” and we’ve pulled out some of our favorite advice below.
Honey’s is committed to both the local economy and providing the highest quality in everything they do and sell. Their vision was to create a special place where you, your family and friends can meet, hangout and share a treat. Take a look below at Honey’s success story on how the use of OOH advertising increased visibility of their product, as well as sales.READ MORE