Spool In the News

How Chicago Startup Spool Is Using Its Own Services to Launch a Venture Funding Arm

Published in The Business Journals — After finding success as a Chicago entrepreneur with her creative marketing agency Spool, founder and CEO Catherine Merritt wanted a seat

16 Lessons Leaders Have Learned From a Crisis

Published in Fast Company — Whether you’re a corporate executive addressing a corporate PR nightmare or a small business owner strapped for cash, trying to

15 Ways for Bootstrapped Startups to Reward Top Performers

Published in Fast Company — For a bootstrapped startup, giving monetary rewards to show appreciation to stand-out employees might not be possible in the very

Here’s How Smaller Brands Can Engage in Meaningful Philanthropy

Published in Fast Company — Although start-up business owners are oftentimes running their operations on a tight ship with a limited budget, that doesn’t necessarily

13 Competitive Benefits Even New Businesses Can Offer

Published in Fast Company — Over the course of the last few years, employees’ values and priorities for their work lives have shifted. Many are

6 Unique Business Funding Options You May Not Have Considered

Published in Fast Company — Funding is crucial for any new business. Without sufficient capital at the outset, the business may not have the means

Taking Vacation Isn’t Just Good for Your Well-Being, It’s Good for Business

Published in Fast Company — It feels more important than ever for entrepreneurs and business leaders to step away from work for a bit. Getting

Spool Named to Inc. Magazine’s List of 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Published in Cision PR Newswire — Today, Spool was listed as the 940 overall fastest-growing private company in the country, positioning it within the top 20% of

Three Things I’ve Learned…Catherine Merritt

Spool founder and CEO Catherine Merritt shares the lessons she has learned from the past two years. Published in PRovoke Media — After more than

Addressing Internal Communication After Roe v. Wade Ruling

Published in PR News — The days of employee communication remaining internal are long gone. You’ll be prepared “if you always assume emails will be forwarded

Considering a Rebrand? Keep These 15 Important Factors in Mind

Published in Fast Company — Rebranding your business is a big decision that involves many different moving parts. A rebrand can mean anything from redesigning

Growth Marketing Strategies for Cannabis Entrepreneurs and Marketers

Published on Party Like a Marketer — Lisa Buffo, Founder, and CEO of the Cannabis Marketing Association sat down with Catherine Merritt, CEO at Spool

Innovator 25 Americas 2022 – Catherine Merritt

Published in PRovoke Media — PR and marketing agency Spool entered 2022 on a high, having been named the fastest-growing agency globally by PRovoke Media.

Industry Spotlight: Legalization and PR Opportunities Grow in CBD and Cannabis

Published in PR News — With 68 percent of Americans supporting legalization of marijuana, and more states making it legal (New Jersey is the latest),
css.php Scroll to Top