The Star Group

Our Industries

Our Brand Neighborhood

Grouped into strategic verticals within Star, the industries we serve are
diverse and exciting.

Those verticals are:



Case Studies

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Pilot Freight Services
360 Cookware
Virtua Woman
Philadelphia Tax Amnesty
Delaware Lottery Games
University of The Sciences
The National Museum of American Jewish History
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Every company has a cultural DNA which helps define it. Our CEO Linda Rosanio shares what makes Star Group different from any other marketing communications agency… 

Welcome to the Age of Synegration.™

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Welcome to the Age of Synegration


A new word? Or a whole new way? See what makes the Star operating model different. And better. Star Group's Co-Founder and CCO Jan Talamo explains...





Linda Rosanio
Co-Founder/Chief Executive Officer
What's your recipe for success? Linda Rosanio's included some friends, a credit card, a kitchen table and a dream. In 1985 she brought all the ingredients together and now, she is the CEO of the largest woman-owned marketing communications firm in the U.S. Read More.
Jan Talamo
Co-Founder/Chief Creative Officer
"He is an idea machine. His mind works in warp speed. He has an ability to zero in on a problem and find a solution that instantly defuses it. He is amazing to watch." Not our words, but a valued agency client. Read More.
Tracy Donofry
Managing Partner, EVP, Chief Creative Strategist
If there were an award for the hardest-working woman in advertising, Tracy would win it hands down. She is a roll-up-your-sleeves and get-it-done kind of a person. Disciplined and highly talented, Tracy helps elevate the creative product of the agency by creating and inspiring those around her. Read More.
Timmy Garde
Managing Partner, Star Life Sciences
Timmy's credo in life is: Do what you love, love what you do, deliver more than you promised! Driven to succeed, he continually strives to surpass his personal goals in setting new standards of excellence for every campaign he directs. Read More.
Maria Antonelli
Managing Partner, Chief Brand Architect
Maria started her career with Star while still working toward her MBA. It was 1991 and she was an intern. Today, 20 years later, Maria has risen to the ranks of Managing Partner and is a member of the agency's Executive Management Team. Read More.
Maria R. Bompensa
Senior Vice President/Executive Creative Director
Creative leadership. Profound insights. Irresistible charm. Maria Bompensa has it all. Add to that almost 20 years of experience in marketing communications and creative management, and she's the total package. Today, Maria leads the agencies creative and activation teams in M&M, the Gaming, Entertainment and Hospitality Division of Star Group. Read More.
Mary Kay Ward
Chief Financial Officer
While she is an upbeat and positive person, Mary Kay is at heart a very serious person. And she ought to be. As the person responsible for stewarding the financial strength of the agency, she has a lot on her mind 24/7. Read More.
Steve Brown
Managing Partner, EVP, Business Management
Always ready for action, Steve Brown hails from the new breed of roll up your sleeves and get it done business executives. An enthusiastic and engaging conversationalist, his refreshingly open and eager approach to managing agency projects combined with a team player mentality demonstrates why he is amassing a loyal following at Star Group where he directs the Star Business Development/Equity Team. Read More.
Dave John
Managing Partner, SVP, Chief Channel Integrator
Dave has been in the field of direct marketing media management for close to 30 years on both the client and agency sides. Dave has built the in-house media departments of several blue-chip direct marketing companies and agencies. Read More.
Mary Padula
Managing Partner, SVP, Media Director
Overseeing a full-service, in-house media planning and buying division, Mary's experience includes all facets of media. Most notably, she managed Comcast Corporate, a budget in excess of $100M, which gave her and her team incredible insight and leveraging ability. Read More.
Steve Rosen
Managing Partner, President, Public Relations
A seasoned public relations professional with more than 25 years of experience, Steve has worked with some of the region's and the nation's leading businesses and organizations including DuPont, Astra Zeneca, United Healthcare, and General Mills, just to name a few. Read More.
Deborah Jurgeleit
Managing Partner, Director of Brand Planning
Deborah is our strategic conscience; assuring our efforts move the needle by emotionally moving consumers and that everything we do upholds the Brands we shepherd. Toward these mandates, she directs our proprietary Branding process, oversees our consumer research, and leads the development of insightful strategies. Read More.



Based in the northeast region of the U.S. with offices in Philadelphia (2), Voorhees, NJ (our technology hub), Wilmington, DE, Kansas City, MO, Las Vegas. NV, and our newest office in Boca Raton, FL.

But location should never be an obstacle. Our operating model includes a state of the art data warehouse called Backstage™ that makes your work available to you anywhere in the world 24/7.

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New Jersey

Voorhees Town Center
220 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
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New York

1450 Broadway
41st Floor
NY, NY 10018
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235 South 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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1 Avenue of the Arts
3rd Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
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Las Vegas

101 Convention Center Drive
Suite 1115
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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1511 Westport Road
Second Floor
Kansas City, MO 64111
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Boca Raton

20283 State Road 7
Suite 400
Boca Raton, FL 33498
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