Culture

Learn more about what makes Crux unique

As much as we like to call it work, our company culture allows us to work hard and still appreciate a strong work-life balance. Our team members come from all over the country and from all sorts of backgrounds, yet we’re unified in our shared mission. Clever, witty and always collaborative, we’re truly a “work family.”

OUR MISSION

Delivering exceptional value with exceptional marketing talent for our clients to help their organizations grow and prosper.

OUR MISSION

Delivering exceptional value with exceptional marketing talent for our clients to help their organizations grow and prosper.

OUR VALUES

Trusting.
We trust our teammates, our marketing acumen and our processes to deliver exceptional value to our clients.
Entrepreneurial.
As a startup-turned-small-business, we’re committed to maintaining our entrepreneurial mindset embodying the drive to challenge ourselves and accomplish our vision.
Accountable.
We’re human, and we own our actions. We share in our successes and failures, seeing both as opportunities to learn.
Motivated.
Our strong desire to make an impact for our clients is what drives us, this is more than marketing, this is about the greater good of utilizing marketing to get results.
Collaborative.
Success isn’t achieved alone, and we soar when we put our marketing minds together.
Respectful.
We value the unique perspectives, skills and quirks of every member of our team and our clients.
Unrelenting.
We have the strength, stamina and determination to GSD, and live by the practice of under-promising and over-delivering.
X-Ceptional.
We’re not your typical marketing agency. We have the heart as well as the chops to back it up, driven to exceed client expectations and prove that what’s behind Door #3 is the best option.

OUR Values

Trusting.
We trust our teammates, our marketing acumen and our processes to deliver exceptional value to our clients.
Entrepreneurial.
As a startup-turned-small-business, we’re committed to maintaining our entrepreneurial mindset embodying the drive to challenge ourselves and accomplish our vision.
Accountable.
We’re human, and we own our actions. We share in our successes and failures, seeing both as opportunities to learn.
Motivated.
Our strong desire to make an impact for our clients is what drives us, this is more than marketing, this is about the greater good of utilizing marketing to get results.
Collaborative.
Success isn’t achieved alone, and we soar when we put our marketing minds together.
Respectful.
We value the unique perspectives, skills and quirks of every member of our team and our clients.
Unrelenting.
We have the strength, stamina and determination to GSD, and live by the practice of under-promising and over-delivering.
X-Ceptional.
We’re not your typical marketing agency. We have the heart as well as the chops to back it up, driven to exceed client expectations and prove that what’s behind Door #3 is the best option.

Life at Crux

Birthday parties, happy hours, professional development opportunities, volunteer work and our annual Crux Holiday Crawls just add to the Crux experience.

SERVING OUR COMMUNITY

We want our legacy to stand for more than our client work, and we’re always searching for ways to give back to the community in a meaningful way. We’ve volunteered with organizations like Junior Achievement, Lead to Read and St. Mark Center, and in 2020 we developed a plan to provide one nonprofit client with $30,000 worth of marketing services gratis annually.

PRO BONO CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: PEOPLE OF ALL COLORS (POAC) SUCCEED

POAC Succeed is the very first recipient of our Crux Community pro bono marketing services package, awarded to one worthy nonprofit organization each year. POAC works to prevent bullying in schools, workplaces and communities through leadership awareness, education and emotional intelligence throughout the Kansas City region.

Learn more about this incredible organization.