Creative Circle is on a mission to help local media get through the COVID-19 crisis
We've created a series of web applications to help local publishers recover revenue lost to COVID. Many have a coronavirus angle. "What's Open," "Honor My Grad" and "My Election" all create user-generated content and new revenue. "Premium Pages" provides year-round, high-end digital special sections on 24 hot topics that will drive both readership and revenue.
Spotlight on web site redesigns

Six new websites get Creative!
Spotlight on print redesigns

Alabama weekly gets new identity, longer shelf life with Creative Circle redesign

PROVIDENCE, R.I.  – Readers in Baldwin County, Alabama, are enjoying a weekly newspaper with a new identity – The Baldwin Times, a countywide paper with a more relevant, modern …

Two Tennessee dailies redesign with Creative Circle

Readers of the Times News in Kingsport and the Johnson City Press, both in Northeast Tennessee, saw new looks on Tuesday, Dec. 12. The redesigns of the Sandusky Newspaper Group papers are somewhat …
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We're hiring!
At Creative Circle Media Solutions we're always looking for the best talent in the industry. If you think you have what it takes to be on our team, send us a copy of your resume, salary requirements …
Ready to be a big part of our success and have some fun doing it? Do you like having varied assignments in a friendly and supportive environment? Join our small, dedicated team in a senior role …
If you have web programming and development skills and ideas and want to help support local journalism and family-owned newspapers, we need your help. Creative Circle is dedicated to helping …
Join our small, dedicated team creating innovative web software for media companies and you might just help shape how news outlets survive in the digital age. This is an opportunity to have a big impact and to be involved in a wide range of tasks. This is a full-time position in our office in East Providence, R.I.
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We provide real-world, actionable solutions for digital media, print publications, advertising and more.
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Catch Bill at the VPA!

Catch Bill Ostendorf, our president and founder, at the 2021 Virginia Press Association News & Advertising Conference this week! Bill will join a panel discussion, "Innovating in a Crisis" on how to turn the COVID pandemic to your advantage. How can you not just survive but grow during a crisis?

What our clients say

“It’s not just the aesthetic. It’s taking a look at the stories and how we are telling them.”

– James Henry, executive editor, AgriNews, on how their redesign changed how they cover the news

He’ll challenge you. He’s like a therapist who will tell you to get over your stuff.

– Parks Rogers, publisher, The Baldwin Times, on working with Bill Ostendorf, Creative Circle's president and founder

Why hire us?
We listen. We'll take the time to learn about you and cater everything we do to your needs. We bring deep and diverse experience and expertise to every project we do. And we can help you in a wide range of ways – from delivering a better web site to growing your print readership and circulation; from polishing your new product launch to reinvigorating your classified ad revenues.