Flip the switch on creativity


Reach your customers in new ways


The success of my clients is my goal


Don’t Spend Another Marketing Dollar Until We Talk

Do you have a marketing recipe or a pantry full of marketing ingredients?  There’s a difference.

what happens in the marketing kitchen

Restaurant Marketing Agency

My heart is in marketing for locally-owned restaurants, retail shops and boutiques. You work hard every day. As the expert you have the opportunity to create and grow wonderful relationships with your customers and clients.

local business, shops, cafes

Marketing Tools

Tools for Social Media, Your Business Listings, Email Marketing, Text Message Marketing and More! 

Creative Ideas

You Don’t Need to Reinvent the Wheel. I’ve Worked in the Food Business for 20 Years. I’ll Share My Ideas for Successful Promotions.

Hug Your Customers

Serving a Meal to Your Customers is Like Giving Them a Hug – Make Sure They Still Feel the Love When They’re Away.


With Your Own Secret Recipe, You’ll Smile Knowing Your Marketing is Easy to Plan and Execute.

The Marketing Chef

I work with small business owners on
marketing strategy and execution.
I firmly believe that a small business owner should have
access to the same marketing systems and tools that the big guys have.

Ann Rakowiecki

The Marketing Chef

Using data, a heaping helping of experience and a dash of intuition, I’ll help you hug your current customers and invite new customers to your business. Think about preparing a meal for family and friends… it’s like giving them a hug.

Here’s what’s on the menu in the Marketing Kitchen

  • DIY Marketing for Restaurants
  • Restaurant Marketing Advising
  • Fractional Restaurant Marketing


Since 2017, I’ve been helping restaurants and retail stores and service providers build recipes and systems for marketing.

Dr. Dawg

An independent restaurant with two locations in Greater Milwaukee. Learn about our grand opening success.

Althea’s Fine Lingerie

An independent lingerie boutique in downtown Milwaukee. Althea’s Fine Lingerie is 100% a brick and mortar shop.  2020 was a fantastic year!

Weiss Lawn Care

An independent lawn care company in the Western Suburbs of Chicago. Learn about our digital marketing success.

about the marketing kitchen

A few things we’re great at

Marketing follows a flow just like any other part of your business. 
You have a system for inventory, right?
A system for payroll? Sure.
Let’s put together the right ingredients for a marketing recipe!

local business owner

Connecting Businesses with their Current Customers

Your customers need to hear from you. What are you doing right now to communicate?

local restaurant owner

Getting New Customers Excited about Your Business

News customers are essential to growth. I’ll get your business in front of your ideal customer.

successful restaurant marketing

Helping Business Owners Make Marketing Happen

Is marketing a priority but you don’t have the time or know where to start? Let’s make it happen…together!

Your Marketing Recipe

A great recipe starts with great ingredients. Find the marketing tools and products that your business needs to communicate with your customers.

local restaurant marketing
restaurant marketing advising

The Sweet Taste of Success!

There is nothing sweeter than handcrafted, made-from-scratch success. Get the perfect recipe for your marketing—and add your own ingredients.

Not sure where to start?

Connect with the marketing chef

Contact me

I’d love to learn what you’re up to and where you want your business to go!

  • (414) 892-4957
  • hello@marketingkitchen.agency
  • 6651 N. Sidney Place
    Glendale, WI 53209