Who We Are

The Breakthrough Group was established in 1999.
We have a proven record of achieving outstanding results for a wide range of clients.

What we do:

  • We develop marketing strategies for clients


  • We work with clients to create marketing budgets on an annual, quarterly, monthly and cyclical basis (election cycle, sales cycle, etc.)


  • We’ve placed more than $25 million in media including television, radio, outdoor, print, on-line.


  • We’ve created thousands of television commercials, radio spots, newspaper and magazine ads, digital banner ads, pre-roll video, pay-per-click campaigns, YouTube campaigns, billboards and signage, Pandora audio, mobile ads direct mail pieces and email blasts.

Our areas of experience:

Retail-hardgoods and fashion
Professional Services
Non-profit Organizations


We produce Square-Off, a 30-minute news/discussion program that runs weekly, now in it’s 5th year on ABC2 TV in Baltimore.


Howard Maleson.
Former President of Maleson Advertising for more than 20 years.
Jon Hyman.
Former Creative Director and Partner in Shapiro, Hyman & Freeman.
Copywriter with WB Doner and VanSant Dugdale.
Marilyn Kern.
Senior Account Director formerly with TBC and D’Arcy MacManus and Masius.
Gene Suliga.
Headed Noble Steed as founding partner and creative director from 1977 to 2005.