marketing, writing, communications

Patty Pologruto

Patty Pologruto is an award-winning marketing professional who offers a full range of communication and marketing solutions for small businesses, non-profits and large organizations. Patty is the Chief Creative Officer and owner of Creative Commotion. Patty is a volunteer Marketing Advisor to international business accelerator DreamIt.

Patty has worked in the health care, publishing, media and secondary education industries. She specializes in the written word, public relations and strategic marketing planning. A graduate of Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Patty has decades of experience with external and internal communications and creative project management. She has worked with CEOs to students, from board chairs to small business owners. All that experience doesn’t mean much if you don’t keep up with today’s constantly changing marketing and PR tactics, so Patty is dedicated to lifelong learning to provide her clients with leading-edge strategies that drive results.

Creative Commotion works with select creative resources (including graphic designers, visual artists, photographers, video production artists, media placement specialists, printers, media buyers and digital media experts) to offer all the benefits of a full-service agency without the expensive overhead. Creative Commotion only works with proven talent to ensure the work produced exceeds your expectations.



Graphic Design

Debra Martin Design
Deb and Patty have worked together for more than a decade and have collaborated on award-winning advertising campaigns, newsletters and other print and digital marketing work. Deb’s creativity and graphics knowledge are hard to find in today’s “I know how to do all things creative” world.

Media Buying

Ackley Sweeney Advertising
Tom Sweeney and Annie Sweeney of Ackley Sweeney Advertising are Patty’s go-to partners for media buying. They are highly knowledgeable about local, regional and national media buying (TV, radio, outdoor, digital, print, etc.). They always are willing to share their knowledge and help find solutions that fit budgets of all sizes.

Digital Marketing Collaboration

Heft Media
Todd Heft collaborates with Patty on website, search engine optimization and marketing and traditional media. An expert in WordPress, Todd is available to help develop websites and ensure they are optimized for success. In high school, Patty and Todd used to eat lunch at the same table, so she’s pretty sure he’s a reputable vendor.

Graphic Recording and Design

Jane Harvey
Jane is a master's – educated graphic recorder and graphic design manager who has worked for advertising agencies and one of the world’s largest pharma companies. Jane designed the logo for Creative Commotion – pretty talented, right? You should see what she can do with an infographic!

Marketing Collaboration


Patty collaborates with Imagevolution on projects such as website development, content writing and strategic marketing plan development. Imagevolution’s excellence with graphics and Patty’s strong writing background are a good match for their clients.

Photography and Videography

Randy Monceaux
Randy always makes a photo or video shoot work – no matter the time limitations, lighting challenges or subject moodiness. Randy and Patty have collaborated for more than 10 years and know how to work together to achieve the most from photography and video for marketing projects.

Digital Feast, Inc.
When a TV commercial or video needs to have a “wow” factor, Digital Feast’s talented team knows how to deliver. Patty has partnered with Digital Feast on TV spots and other video productions.

Karen Trionfo Productions
Karen and her team make video magic with animation and attention to image and communication details. Karen took Patty’s concept, script and graphic ideas for the Creative Commotion homepage video and made them work.