North Star Messaging + Strategy

Press Kit

 

Too many CEOs are stuck creating/editing content.

We’re here to fix that.

Our proven process captures the voice and stories of CEOs and empowers them to outsource content creation, once and for all.

Company Info
  • Messaging strategy + copywriting agency
  • Serving serving entrepreneurs + small businesses + nonprofits
  • Founded in 2010 by Jessi Honard + Marie Parks
  • Fully digital team serving clients worldwide
  • Staff of 10, including 2 CEOs, 1 COO, 1 marketing manager, 1 social media manager, and a team of writers, a lead editor, and a project manager.
Services + Products
  • Messaging Strategy Consulting (including Brand Voice Intensives,  courses, and workshops)
  • Copywriting (including sales pages, websites, email sequences, opt-ins, landing pages, and more)

North Star Leadership Team

Jessi Honard

Jessi Honard

Co-CEO

As co-founder and co-CEO, Jessi brings to North Star her background in education, marketing, and sales. She’s passionate about sharing the power of clear messaging and strategic content with the world. Jessi advocates for the power of clear strategy, concise language, and a solid dose of authenticity and realness.

Marie Parks

Marie Parks

Co-CEO

Marie co-founded and co-leads North Star with Jessi. She got her professional start in the nonprofit sector as a grant writer, where she learned about the power of persuasion. She strives to make each client feel heard and understood, and her superpower is marrying heart and logic to make for powerful copy.

Brigid Ward

Brigid Ward

COO

Passionate, energetic, and full of strategic ideas, Brigid keeps the engines of North Star running. An invaluable member of the team, she gets the job done, whether it’s ensuring workflows are flowing, figuring out the techy bits of a program, or onboarding team members. She also gives the company’s valued clients lots of love.

Media Mentions

  • Mogul | Is Your Business REALLY Making an Impact?
  • Rice Alumni | Tips on Working from Home from Marie Parks ’08
  • Thrive Global | How Divorce Made Me a Better Business Owner
  • YFS Magazine | 5 Mind-Blowing Marketing Tips for Creative Entrepreneurs

Podcast Interviews

How Content Marketing Can Build Your ABQ Business

by ABQ Business Podcast | Marie Parks with Jason Rigby | March 12, 2020

Gifting Clients with Retreats and the Intangible Benefits

by Events for Entrepreneurs Podcast | Marie Parks with Jenn Murray | March 10, 2020

Discover Your Innovative Angle to Scale Your Impact Business

by Change Creator Podcast | Jessi Honard + Marie Parks with Adam Force | May 14, 2019

How Your Business Message can Empower You

by The Profitlevers Show | Jessi Honard + Marie Parks with Jason Withers | September 28, 2018

Discovering Your Voice

by The Next Level Life Podcast | Jessi Honard + Marie Parks with Christine Corcoran | May 20, 2018

Core Values + Content Creation in Your Business

by Creative Empire Podcast | Jessi Honard + Marie Parks with Reina Pomeroy + Christina Scalera | November 23, 2017

Using Your Voice to Stand Out in a Crowded Market

by Freedom Driven Success | Jessi Honard + Marie Parks with Jessica Rodriguez | November 7, 2017

The Return of the Word Nerd

by Copy that Pops | Jessi Honard with Laura Petersen | June 27, 2017

Copywriting Tips from a Word Nerd

by Copy that Pops | Jessi Honard with Laura Petersen | August 2, 2016

OUR CLIENTS INCLUDE

CEOs

  • Tess Brigham (therapist and coach)
  • Lisa Carpenter (master coach)
  • Adrienne Dorison (Run Like Clockwork)
  • Todd Herman (mental performance expert)
  • Dr Shannon Irvine (neuropsychologist)
  • Casey Lightbody (business strategist)
  • Lacey Sites (business coach)
  • Stacey Harris (social media strategist)
  • Julia Wells (marketing strategist)
  • Rachel + Kyle Wright (Wright Wellness Center)

ORGANIZATIONS

  • The Critical Thinking Child (education-focused, Chicago-based)
  • Julie Rogers “Gift of Life” Program (health-focused, Texas-based)
  • Rice University (ranked #16 in nation by U.S. News & World Report)
  • UT Health School of Biomedical Informatics (ranked #4 in online health informatics programs by Best Value Schools)
  • University of St. Thomas (ranked #28 in regional universities in the West by U.S. News & World Report)

Logos for Media Use

Right click to download

Images for Media Use

Right click to download

For press + media inquiries, please reach out.