Industries we serve

Typical clientele

Sterling Cross Communications is experienced in the following industries: Professional Services, Luxury Goods, Retail, Hospitality, Gourmet Food & Wine, Professional Chefs & Catering, Consumer Goods, Children's Products & Toys, Trends, Technology, IT, Medical Device, Human Resources & Recruiting, and Media.

Restaurants, Hospitality,
Gourmet Food & Wine

Sterling Cross Communications has been named and endorsed by Hospitality Minnesota as the premier PR & Marketing Agency for the Minnesota Restaurant Association. We are founding members of the Hospitality Edge Service Providers Group.

We work with a complete range of clients: chefs, independent restaurants, restaurant chains, catering, food retail, food related charities, liquor, food & beverage products, and food services.

Hotels, Retail &
Luxury Goods

With our depth of experience in Hospitality, Sterling Cross Communications has also been named & endorsed by the MN Lodging Association and the MN Resort & Campground Association as the preferred Agency for PR & Marketing.

With over 17 years of Retail Marketing experience, Sterling Cross has also focused on working with retail clients.

Professional Services, Healthcare &
Media Companies

Sterling Cross Communications is the firm of record for many professional services firms and media companies.  We specialize in establishing our clients as experts in their industry, speakers, and building and gaining awareness and brand recognition.


Clients include:
  • Davanni's Pizza & Hot Hoagies
  • Scena Tavern
  • Bonicelli Kitchen
  • The Green Mill Group of Restaurants (Green Mill, Green Mill Catering, Crooked Pint, & Sweet Peas)
  • St. Agnes Baking Co.
  • Origami Restaurants
  • Eat Street Buddha Kitchen & Lounge
  • Lake & Irving Bar and Restaurant
  • The Nath Companies: Axel's, The Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking Restaurants, Denny's, Burger King, The Pourhouse, &  The Radisson Roseville 
  • Daily Diner Frogtown (A Venture by UGMTC)
  • Little Tijuana
  • Insert Coin(s) - VideoLounge Gamebar
  • Rodizio Grill
  • Red's Savoy Pizza
  • Zenbox Izakaya
  • Parasole Restaurant Group: Manny's, Chino Latino, Pittsburgh Blue, Salut, Mozza Mia, Good Earth, Muffeletta, Burger Jones, & Uptown Cafeteria 
  • Baja Sol Tortilla Grilles
  • Bull Run Coffee
  • The Loring Kitchen & Bar
  • French Meadow Cafe
  • People's Organic Coffee & Wine Bar
  • Scalzo's Italian Grille
  • Moto-i
  • Chef Royal Catering 
  • Creative Corporate Catering
  • Curry Up
  • Kitchen Window
  • Betty's Pies
  • Napa Valley Grille 
  • The Independent 
  • Chocolate Celeste
  • Dakota Jazz Club
  • Truffles & Tortes
  • France 44
  • Sushi Tango
  • Hospitality Minnesota
  • The Herkimer Pub & Brewery
  • TripleCaff Energy Drink
  • Tommy Chicago's Pizzeria
  • The Fish Guys Inc.
Clients include:
  • Massage Retreat & Spas
  • HelmsBriscoe
  • Flippin' Frog Pool Products
  • Exotic Wood Chips LLC - The Exclusive U.S. importer of Pimento Wood for grilling
  • White bear Yacht Club
  • The Shoppes at Calhoun Square
  • Skin Therapease
  • Park Vue Inn - Anaheim, CA
  • Ramada Plaza Minneapolis
  • Ramada Wisconsin Dells
  • Scalzo Hospitality Inc.
  • Leines Hotel Advisors Inc.
  • Bay Island Incorporated 
  • 9th Street Association - Minneapolis
  • Ellsworth Menswear 
  • MN Lodging Association
  • MN Campground & Resorts Association
  • The Hospitality Edge
  • MN Home & Garden Show
  • CoffeeFest
  • MN Restaurant Showcase
  • Artful Decor
Clients include:
  • North Tech Expo
  • Mobile March
  • MN Blogger Conference
  • Harkus Communications Inc.
  • University of Minnesota - Lillehei Heart Center
  • University of Minnesota Physicians Heart (A Joint venture of the U of MN & Fairview)
  • Tiltscale Career Solutions
  • Ortho Rehab Specialists Inc. (Minneapolis, Edina, & Eden Prairie)
  • Teri Johnson - Author & Life Coach
  • Lorelei Kraft - Author
  • Healthcare Chiropractic Clinics
  • The Modena Group LLC
  • The Ghilani Group
  • Social Media Breakfast - Minneapolis St. Paul (Association)
  • The Leadership Development Group
  • The Bailey Group
  • Princeton One
  • Johnson Consulting Services
  • Tiger Oak Publications
  • Channel 5 Eyewitness news
  • MN Home & Garden Show 
  • MN Restaurant Showcase
  • Red Ladder
  • American Mortgage Corporation
  • Vision Remodeling
  • MN American Marketing Association
  • MN Meetings & Events Magazine
  • eWomen Network
  • Total Management Consulting


Sports & Entertainment

With our experience in Lifestyle clients, Sports & Entertainment Marketing was a natural expansion for us in 2009. Without a local Agency that focused on this important & growing industry in Minnesota, Sterling Cross has partnered with local teams and venues to help impliment social media marketing and awareness campaigns, as well as online reputation management and training and education for these groups.

Technology, Manufacturing,
Real Estate, Construction & Multi-Housing 

Sterling Cross Communications has a wealth of experience with technology, manufacturing, real estate, construction, & Multi-Housing clients both in the US and International:

Cross Community, Charity &
Non-Profit Clients

Sterling Cross makes a pro-active effort to provide PR and social media work for faith based, non – profit and charitable organizations.  At our company's core values, we believe in giving back to the causes that we individually and collectively believe in.  Each quarter an employee gets to champion a pro-bono project that has special meaning to him/her.  If you are a non-profit, faith based, or charity, and would like to be considered, please click here to contact us


Clients include:
  • Cool Performance Apparel
  • MN United FC
  • FutureDude Studios & Entertainment
  • White Bear Yacht Club
  • Katha Dance Studio
  • Robert Robinson
  • The Twin Cities Community Gospel Choir
  • Hazeltine National Golf Club
  • Minnesota Vikings Football
  • Shjon Podein's Team 24 Foundation
  • MN State Fair
  • Minnesota Kali Group
  • VersaDock
  • Minnesota Baseball Association
Clients include:
  • Jayman Modus Homes
  • Parsec Labs
  • King Technology Inc.
  • Uptown Auto Imports - Minneapolis
  • Standard Heating & Air Conditioning
  • TC Homebuilders Inc.
  • Mohawk Moving & Storage
  • The Lyric Apartments-St. Paul, MN 
  • Phillips & Temro Industries
  • Landscape Structures Incorporated 
  • JAMF Software
  • Key Cleaning Solutions
  • Key Medical Solutions
  • Haybuster Industries
  • Driving Reflections
  • Evolve Systems
  • Dominium Management
  • Business Bridges
  • Scuffmaster Paints
  • Digital Marketing
  • Steven Scott Management
Clients include:
    • Operation: Glass Slipper
    • KTIS Radio - Joyful Noise Event
    • NBIA Disorders
    • The Preeclampsia Foundation
    • The Union Gospel Mission - St. Paul
    • University of Minnesota - Lillehei Heart Center
    • Good Sports Slovakia
    • Second Chance for Life
    • Feed My Starving Children
    • Jacob’s Well
    • Twin Cities Community Gospel Choir
    • Spare Key
    • Children’s Heartlink
    • Rebuilding Together
    • Homes for Heroes
    • Minnesota Kali Group
    • Maple Grove Arts Council
    • Nilmdts (Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep Foundation)
    • AM 980 KKMS
    • Minneapolis Heart Institute
    • Toby Travis
    • MN - American Marketing Association
    • Second Harvest Heartland


Traditional Storytelling integrating
today’s technologies

Social Media, Mobile Marketing, QR codes, Mobile Applications, Location based social media, Augmented Reality, Social Gaming - all forms of emerging marketing tools, that still have one underlying precept. they are still communication tools that rely on your business being able to tell a great story!

What can we do for your business?