Northeast Florida Advertising Agency

We Are Here To Serve You!

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About MMG

Merkley Marketing Group is a personable boutique Northeast Florida Advertising Agency, located in Palm Coast, Florida, delivering BIG results.

Our focus is developing branded, creative and market-proven solutions for discriminating clients. We serve esteemed local, regional and national brands.

We have a passion for providing extraordinary client service, which is a paramount goal to our business’s success.

Don’t just take our word for it, please check out our CLIENT RAVES.

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Merkley Marketing Group’s mission is to provide compelling creative marketing solutions to discriminating clients utilizing strong and proven marketing and branding principles. With a passion for extraordinary client service, we constantly strive to exceed our client’s expectations. We have a passion for providing extraordinary client service, which is a paramount goal to our business’s success. Our commitment to donating time and talent to non-profit organizations is our way of sharing the blessings we experience within our company.

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What You Can EXPECT

If we have never had the honor of working with you, then we would like to let you know what you can expect from the Merkley Marketing Group’s Team


100% satisfaction: We are not satisfied until you are!

Creative Proven Marketing Ideas: We will give you sound reasoning to implement marketing solutions that benefit your business or organization. We don’t believe in just throwing marketing dollars out there hoping that some will stick.

Extraordinary Service: We have a passion for striving to exceed our client’s expectations and provide prompt and courteous service!

Fun: Marketing should be fun and productive, so let’s have some laughs and excitement working on your marketing projects!

Respect For Your Time: We clearly understand that your time is most valuable managing your business, so we strive to do what we can to save you time, so you can do what you do best and most profitable!

Premier Client: Whether small or large we provide all of our clients with the same level of service and importance!

Now, we will admit that this is a tall order and sounds like things you would like to hear from a Northeast Florida Advertising Agency but, especially relevant, the big question is… “do we deliver”? At this point, we will let our clients speak and let them tell you if we walk the talk! CLIENTS RAVE Joe & Marie Merkley

Kitty Chicks Rescue logo
K9 For Warriors logo
V For Victory logo
Westminster Woods on Julington Creek logo
Bridges to Sudan
Johnny Coe Counts logo

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The Spirit of GIVING

As stated in our Mission Statement, Merkley Marketing Group is firmly and morally committed to giving back to the community.

We have been truly blessed to have the opportunity to partner with some stellar local charities so that we can contribute time and talent toward helping these non-profits raise awareness and support for their missions.

The dynamic leadership and personality that these charities’ Founders/Directors have is part of what has made our partnerships so rewarding.

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How May We Serve You?


When Diverse Creativities Merge, Great Solutions Emerge!

Joe Merkley

Joseph Merkley, CEO/Founder

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With more than four decades of expertise in marketing, advertising, and sales, I have successfully promoted and sold top-tier luxury brands, includings Rolex, David Yurman, Baume & Mercier, Concord, Piaget, , Patek Philippe, Breitling, Mikimoto, Oscar Heyman & Bros., Roberto Coin, and Mont Blanc.

Throughout a 36-year tenure, I effectively oversaw the operations of two multi-million dollar luxury retail enterprises.

  • Media Director

  • Photography

  • Wowologist

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I have over 34 years of bookkeeping experience and I have a passion for client service!

As content editor my responsibility is to check all websites upon completion for spelling and grammatical errors in addition to making sure all hyperlinks work correctly.

I am also content editor for all client creative projects.

  • Bookkeeping

  • Content Editor

  • Wowologist

Marie Merkley

Marie Merkley, Merkley Marketing Group

Kara Pound

Kara Pound - Public Relations
  • Public Relations

  • Wowologist

Born and raised in Connecticut, Kara moved to St. Augustine, Florida in 2004 to attend Flagler College where she graduated with a B.A. in communications focused on print journalism.

After working for more than a decade as a professional writer, Kara took a Director of Communications position at St. Augustine Distillery where she fell in love with marketing and public relations.

Needing more flexibility in her work-life balance, Kara left the distillery to start her own public relations firm.

I graduated from Flagler College in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication where I studied Public Relations and Advertising.

From there I went on to pursue a graduate degree, earning an MBA with an emphasis in Marketing by the age of 21.

Years of experience are what I bring to our team in the area of social media management and internet marketing.

  • Wowologist

Kayla Peloquin


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Kayla Peloquin

I am a professional videographer. I shoot videos for PSA’s, Corporate, Commercials, Events, etc. Before switching to the world of Video, I worked as a Camera Assistant in the Motion Picture Industry. There I worked on Commercials, Feature Films, Movies of the Week for TV, Music videos and NFL events.

  • Videographer: Large Projects

  • Wowologist

I am currently on leave serving in the United States Coast Guard in Miami. My hobbies are video, photography & gaming.

  • Videographer: Small Projects

  • Photography

  • Wowologist

1ST PLACE VIDEO: Conflict Resolution/Bullying

Max Merkley

Max Merkley


An Expert At Wowing!

an exclamation of surprise, wonder, pleasure, or the like):
to gain an enthusiastic response from; thrill.
an extraordinary success: His act is a real wow!
excitement, interest, great pleasure, or the like:

an expert or student in an academic branch of learning

We are all about that bass


MMG is a pet friendly office!

We believe people and pets are better together, especially at work!

Alice (right) provides security! Yes, I’m a real frequent barker, usually on alert looking out the window for intruders!

Moose (left) provides cleanup! I’m always available for hand-outs, food cleanup and chill time!

Moose, Marie & Alice


Let’s Get Rolling And Have Some Fun!


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