Wondering how to promote an online business? Our Chicago marketing firm has a rich history of helping our clients dominate their niches on the Web. Whether you run an online payroll service, an online real estate portal, a growing ecommerce business or are about to launch the next YouTube, this talented Chicago PR firm can help you get the word out.

Representative Clients

Our track record in promoting online businesses is one of the strongest in the country. Below, we highlight some representative clients in online services.


BizBuySell.com is the leading national online business for sale marketplace, with a focus on small businesses. Walker Sands is assisting BizBuySell.com with PR services.

Body Shop Bids

Lightbank-backed BodyShopBids is an online service that assists consumers with free auto repair estimates from nearby body shops. Walker Sands is serving as the PR firm for this fast-growth auto repair bidding site.


CareerBuilder.com is the largest online employment website in the United States. Walker Sands is assisting CareerBuilder with select PR projects.

Direct Insite

Direct Insite (OTC BB: DIRI), is a leading provider of on-demand, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions for accounts payable, accounts receivable and payments automation. Walker Sands is redesigning the Direct insite website.

STD Test Express

STD Test Express offers direct-to-consumer STD healthcare testing services. Our Chicago PR firm is helping STD Test Express to raise awareness of their nationwide STD testing services


Legacy Clients

Over the years, our marketing consultants in Chicago have helped many online companies to be successful.

BuySide Realty

Walker Sands handles PR for BuySide Realty, the largest online real estate agency in the nation.


When it comes to hot trends and cool new products, Chibakita is the king of cool. Walker Sands is their Chicago PR firm, and, through osmosis, we are getting cooler by the second!

Iggys House

This amazing online real estate portal needed a good PR firm. They hired the best -- Walker Sands.


Lens.com is a contact lens replacement company and a direct to consumer marketer of contact lenses. We served as their public relations agency, helping to raise their visibility.


Point 2 Points was founded in 1997 to serve the network and telecom needs of businesses worldwide. We assisted Point 2 Points with web site design.


SimplePath offers powerful online parenting tools that teach kids about philanthropy and volunteerism. Walker Sands, a Chicago PR firm, helped SimplePath to promotes its online service.


SmartBen.com is an internet based employee benefit communication and enrollment systems. Walkers Sands provided full service public relations for this client.


SurePayroll, the leading provider of online payroll services, first turned to us in March 2002 to assist them with marketing and communications initiatives. Over many years, prior to their being acquired by Paychex, SurePayroll relied on Walker Sands Communications for our expertise in many areas. 


Walker Sands Communications created substantial buzz concerning this new student travel website, Xploreu.com. Xploreu.com came to Walker Sands in 2008 in order to create a systematic public relations program.