Our mission is simple. With pixels and paper, we create stuff that gets you noticed.

Big Moon Marketing is a boutique marketing and graphic design firm. We create social media content, web sites & blogs, brochures, logos, sales presentations, custom publications, videos, and more – for multiple audiences, channels and formats.


It all starts with you – you and your target customer, of course. We’ll find out your objectives, then using available data, research and analytics, we’ll formulate the best creative course of action. Every concept, campaign, and project is designed with the utmost attention to detail and with the focus on providing value for your customer.

Digital Marketing

Our experience in search engine optimization (SEO), social media marketing, email marketing and website design is applied to every digital project. Our philosophy is to provide your customers with creative that 1) is simple to use, 2) is sophisticated in design (yet, targeted to your audience), and 3) gets measurable results.

Print Marketing

Whether it’s a simple business card or full-blown ad campaign, somewhere along the way you’ll need help with a printed product. We have years of experience in creating visual identity (logos and stuff), publications, brochures (as you will see from our portfolio, in every shape and size imaginable), banners, trade show booths and more. We’ll find a creative solution for all your print needs.

Marian Eichelman Matthis

CEO & Principal Creative

Prior to founding her first business in 1994 (Meridian Marketing Communications), Marian enjoyed a successful career in the publishing industry, working as a marketing executive for the publications of the American Hospital Association (Hospitals, Trustee magazines). After the AHA, she joined the Gannett Company, Inc. in Nashville where she was a Marketing Manager for The Tennessean & Nashville Banner. After defecting from the “business” side of the newspaper to the newsroom, she worked as a Special Projects Editor and Managing Editor/Design & Administration for The Tennessean. She was then promoted to Director of Market Development for The Tennessean and Nashville Banner newspapers (the two papers had a joint operating agreement). In 2001, she founded Big Moon Marketing and has been happily creating stuff for companies in media, entertainment, technology and education ever since.

Marian has a MBA from Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management and a B.S. in Marketing from Murray State University.

Stuff we did right.

American Advertising Federation, 7th District

  • Addy Award – MCA Records Trisha Yearwood “Songbook” brochure
  • Award of Merit – MCA Records Mavericks Trampoline booklet

Nashville Advertising Federation

  • Addy Award – MCA Records Trisha Yearwood "Songbook" brochure
  • Addy Award – MCA Records Mavericks Trampoline booklet
  • Addy Award – Scott.Gardner Group, Inc. “Starfish Lay Eggs from Their Armpits” brochure
  • Silver Addy Award – MCA Records Earl Scruggs and Friends banjo brochure
  • Citation of Excellence – The Tennessean's Weekend/Movie section promotion
  • Citation of Excellence – MCA Records Dolly Parton Hungry Again "lunchbox"
  • Citation of Excellence – MCA Records Olivia Newton John “Back With Heart” brochure

International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) 

  • Gold Quill Award of Excellence, Web site design/series, Nortel Networks
  • Gold Quill Award of Excellence, Publications, Northern Telecom, Nortel World

Nashville Chapter International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)

  • Gold Pen Award of Excellence Graphic Design-Publications, Nortel World
  • Gold Pen Award of Excellence Graphic Design-Publications, Nortel World (2nd year)
  • Gold Pen Award of Merit, Graphic Design/Publications, Nortel World

Creativity Annual Awards

  • Silver Award, Max Lucado "3:16" Sales Brochure