WHO ARE WE?

PROBLEM SOLVERS DELUXE

Got something you’ve been meaning to say, but you just can’t seem to get out from under that mountain of work? Been trying to find the time to take care of your marketing duties? Every business needs help communicating with customers, and that’s where we come in. We are a full-service creative agency in Portland, Oregon, comprised of artists and writers, digital wizards and brand ambassadors. Think you’ve got a problem that can’t be solved? Think again. There’s NOVEL solutions to every problem out there.

Content Development 97%
Social Media Marketing 92%
Web Design & Development 93%
02_creativity

TELLING YOUR STORY

You know that thing — the thing that happened to that person the other day — no, no, the really important one. Yes, we do. And we’re ready to put it into words for you.

03_creativity

INSPIRED CREATIVITY

Artists who speak Business. That’s who we are. Everything we make aspires to the precision of poetry’s ability to encapsulate a moment, and to be understood by all.

01_elephant

GROWING YOUR AUDIENCE

We live in a culture of leaders and followers. Stand out in the crowd and make sure the right people know you’re talking directly to them. Novel is megaphone and messenger.

1247998
Words Written in 2016
124
Chiropractor Appointments
366
Year-to-Date Strategy Sessions
1845
Articles Written in 2016

How can we work together?

Our Services

Full Scale Content Development

Research, write, edit, deliver. From corporate blog writing, to industry newsletters, press releases, optimized website content and more, NOVEL is the last word on quality content.

Web Development & Design

Nimble, thorough, and dedicated to your mission. We’ll keep things on deadline, on budget, and on point when it comes to building your web properties.

Social Media Marketing

Your time is valuable. Not every social media channel is right for your business. Do you have a social presence where you need to?

Branding & Identity

Know what your customers expect from you. Understand how others perceive your company. Trust that your logo effectively communicates your brand.
04_ourservices
Our Work
Bipartisan Cafe

Bipartisan Cafe

View Project
East Side Printing Co.

East Side Printing Co.

View Project
For Men Magazine

For Men Magazine

View Project
3rd i Website Redesign

3rd i Website Redesign

View Project
Corporate California

Corporate California

View Project
Beaumont Vision

Beaumont Vision

View Project

Wordsmiths & Wizards

The Team Behind Novel

Matty Byloos

Matty Byloos

Founder & Technical Director
Matty Byloos. Native of Los Angeles, resident of Portland. Writer, Painter, Master Planner and Organizer. His twin brother is better than yours.
Carrie Seitzinger

Carrie Seitzinger

Digital Strategist
Carrie Seitzinger. Poet, Fashionista, Editor and Social Media Guru. Telling your story one beautiful word at a time.
Luke Dollard

Luke Dollard

Programmer & Network Administrator
Luke Dollard. Creating form from Content. Making sure your websites are safe, secure, and tucked into bed at night at exactly the right time. Managing network and server security, daily.
Sebastian Neri

Sebastian Neri

Photographer & Digital Marketer
Sebastian Neri. Left-handed Gemini and California native. He builds meaningful connections between brands and consumers by capturing light and releasing it on the Internet.
Rick Klaras

Rick Klaras

Copywriter
Rick Klaras. Capable of writing about everything from your morning cup of coffee, to how your business can generate more leads. Sleuth meets Imaginator.
Brian S. Ellis

Brian S. Ellis

Copywriter & Research Analysis
Brian S. Ellis. Heartbreaker and history-knower. He can tame a shadow and tell you its name.
Dave Donovan

Dave Donovan

Copywriter
Dave Donovan has been doing this for as long as the Internet has been a thing that supported content. He’ll write your best match under the table in ten seconds flat.
Brian Tibbetts

Brian Tibbetts

Copywriter
Brian Tibbetts.
An excavator of words.
A builder of stories.
His gravitas is full of stars.
Mindy Nettifee

Mindy Nettifee

Designer & Programmer
Mindy Nettifee is a poet and a person. Be forewarned: she’s trapped psychic polar bears in plastic bags before. Your project shouldn’t present a problem.
Hannah Brown

Hannah Brown

Copywriter
Hannah Brown. Writer, Strategist, and Foodie. Words are her plaything. Trust us.
getnovelnow

GET NOVEL TODAY

Designers and Copywriters, you’ve heard that before. But we’re not just Copywriters. We’re Copywrighters. What’s the difference, you ask? It’s simple. Copywriters merely put words together to form sentences. But Copywrighters fashion words to tell amazing stories, like a Playwright. And we approach everything we do with that level of expertise.

Get in Touch

Latest from the Blog

The Blog

Why Your Portland Business Needs a Brand Style Guide…

Why Your Portland Business Needs a Brand Style Guide…

Follow these tips and your brand will be one step closer to the household name it’s meant to be.

5 Tips to Take Your PDX Business’s Instagram Feed to the Next Level

5 Tips to Take Your PDX Business’s Instagram Feed to the Next Level

By following the suggestions from NOVEL Creative, your business will be well on its way to having the next must-follow Instagram account in Portland (and beyond).

How to Get Important Blog Updates Into Google News

How to Get Important Blog Updates Into Google News

Google News is an important tool for businesses that can boost traffic and introduce new readers to your site. Learn how to take advantage of it now.

10 Novel Ways to Generate Blog Content Easily

10 Novel Ways to Generate Blog Content Easily

Minding your business blog doesn’t have to be like giving birth. Learn 10 amazing and creative ways to generate entertaining, unique blog content easily!

5 Easy Ways to Grow Your Followers on a Company Google+ Page

5 Easy Ways to Grow Your Followers on a Company Google+ Page

Learn 5 easy tips for how to grow your business Google+ page followers simply by engaging more and staying tuned in to the conversations in your industry.

Storytelling and Engagement: The 2 Pillars of Social Media Marketing

Storytelling and Engagement: The 2 Pillars of Social Media Marketing

Two of the central pillars of social media marketing will always be the art of storytelling, and the practice of engagement. Find out why in this article.

NOVEL (ˈnävəl/) adjective : New or unusual in an interesting way.

CURRENTLY CRAFTING WORD MAGIC FROM
Portland